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ANA Commissioner Lillian Sparks Robinson (small image)

Honor Our Elders: Our Past. Our Present. Our Future.

HHS celebrates Native Elders for this year’s National Native American Heritage Month.

The ancient greek symbol for medicine Caducei with a health cross.

Fighting Chronic Disease: Breast and Prostate Cancer Awareness in Indian Country

Using community support to lower the Native cancer death rate.

ANA Commissioner Lillian Sparks Robinson (small image)

It Takes a Village to Combat Domestic Violence

Acknowledging the effects of domestic violence on American Indian and Alaskan Native communities and the need for collaboration to prevent further victimization.

Small Image of Knik Tribal Council Youth Member

Culture Camp for Children Preserves Native History

Alaska village uses Child Care and Development Fund to teach Native customs.

Aerial view of village of Igiugig Alaska

ACF Grant Will Help Rural Alaska Village Create Jobs, Decrease Costs of Living, and Help Local Environment

ANA recently awarded over $12.4 million in new 2015 grants, including the recently reinstated SEDS-AK grant, which supports Alaska Native families and communities.

Photo courtesy of the Allegany Human Resources Development Commission

HHS, Federal Partners Announce Rural IMPACT Demonstration Designees

U.S Department of Agriculture Secretary Vilsack and HHS Acting Deputy Secretary Mary Wakefield announced the 10 Rural IMPACT Demonstration designees.

Photo of Youth Panelists Teddy McCullough, Vanessa Goodthunder, and Vance Home Gun, and with the White House Initiative on American Indian and Alaska Native Education Executive Director Bill Mendoza.

Language is Who We Are and Who We Want to Be

Native American language program staff, researchers and federal representatives come together to discuss challenges and paths to success in teaching Native American languages.

Smaller photo of Youth learning Ojibwe in an after school program in Minneapolis, MN.

Our Language is Our Soul

ANA announces 17 new grants for language projects and the upcoming Native American Language Summit.

Small photo of a young Native American toddler sitting outside in a park.

Supporting Young Children and Families in American Indian Communities: The Tribal Early Learning Initiative

Obama Administration announces $600,000 in awards to six tribal entities for a new round of TELI grants.

Smaller image of the NB3 Foundation logo on its center's door.

Replicating Health and Wellness in New Mexico

ANA funding helps local foundation engage youth for solutions to diabetes and obesity in San Felipe community.

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