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1,000 Grandmothers Project Promotes Safe Infant Sleeping, Recognized Nationally
Every year, some 3,500 Sudden Unexpected Infant Deaths (SUIDs), or deaths among infants under 1 year of age that happen suddenly, occur in the United States, according to the Cente...
Walk for Wellness Promotes Healthy Habits in Fun Atmosphere
In an effort to promote health and wellness, Oklahoma City Indian Clinic (OKCIC), a nonprofit that provides services to American Indians in central Oklahoma, held its 16th annual W...
Natives Dying Because IHS Can’t Assure Timely Access to Health Care
The federal Government Accountability Office has rapped the Indian Health Service for not setting national standards or overseeing waiting times at its facilities, meaning it canno...
Breaking: Federal Agency Publishes Proposed Rule, Announces Major Grant to Implement ICWA
Signaling continued federal intent to support the Indian Child Welfare Act, today the Administration for Children and Families (ACF) under the Department of Health and Human Servic...
Juvenile Justice Guidelines for Tribes Ready for Comment
Tanya H. Lee
The Bureau of Indian Affairs, Department of Justice and Department of Health and Human Services have released a draft of the revised Model Indian Juvenile Code for comment...
Ending All Native Homelessness Next Federal Target
The multi-agency effort just announced by the federal government to alleviate Native American veteran homelessness may just be the tip of the iceberg...
Domestic Violence Prevention Month: Feds Award $21 Million to Tribal Efforts
The federal government is awarding nearly $21 million to 136 tribes and tribal organizations—serving 274 tribes in all—to address domestic violence. The U.S...
SCIA Hearing on Federal Budget Highlights Government’s Responsibilities
Senator John Barrasso (R-WY), chairman of the Senate Committee on Indian Affairs pointed out the fact that the United States faces a continued federal deficit and tight budgets, be...
Tester Criticizes Indian Health Service Leadership, Calls for Staffing Changes
Sen. Jon Tester (D-Montana) wants to know why the leadership of the Indian Health Service (IHS) has failed to hire permanent directors in one-third of its regional offices...
Leaders Convene to Improve Life for Spirit Lake’s Sacred Children
This week 26 key decision-makers from the Spirit Lake Sioux Tribe, federal and state governments, as well as local and national private organizations met to kick off a comprehensiv...
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