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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.

Domestic Violence Awareness Month - Purple Ribbon

Domestic Violence Awareness Month 2015, Part 2

Exciting federal efforts to end domestic violence and homelessness.

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.

Senior Advisor Valerie Jarrett speaks at the National Convening on Trafficking and Child Welfare at the White House, June 10, 2015.

Celebrating 15 Years of the Trafficking Victims Protection Act

Under the TVPA, ACF is responsible for providing victims of human trafficking in the United States with benefits and services to help them rebuild their lives.

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Culture Camp for Children Preserves Native History

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

Image of the map of Ethiopia and a portrait of Essey Workie and her family.

The Faces of New Americans: Meet Essey Workie

A visionary and advocate for New Americans.

Photo of group of smiling young girls from different races and ethnicities.

Lights on Afterschool

Shining a light on the need for afterschool care.

Photo of mom with her two children in the park.

Office of Child Care Taking Steps to Ensure Program Meets Needs of Hispanic Community

More than 20 percent of children served by the Child Care and Development Fund are Hispanic.

 

 

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.

Image of the map of Laos and a black and white portrait of Maysee Yang Jacobs as a child

The Faces of New Americans: Meet Maysee Yang Jacobs

After the Vietnam War, her family fled Laos to the United States to seek refuge.

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