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  • Testimony of Commissioner Hovland on Native American Language Preservation and Maintenance

    Published: August 22, 2018
    On August 22, 2018, ANA Commissioner Jeannie Hovland testified before the United States Senate Committee on Indian Affairs on Native language preservation and maintenance. You can view the testimony at the ACF Office of Legislation and Budget resource page.
  • Webinar: Food for Thought

    Published: June 19, 2018
    Diagnosable mental illness affects over 21% of the American Indian/Alaska Native population (SAMHSA). And while there is a general decline in rates of violence and drug abuse, rates of suicide, marijuana use and depression diagnosis are on the rise. Many factors play a role in mental illness, and in honor of Mental Health Awareness Month, we'll be exploring just one: Food. Healthy choices in food, improved food security and increased subsistence farming may play a role in improving mental health. In this webinar, Jacqueline Gray PhD, Director of the Seven Generations Center of Excellence in Native Behavioral Health, and ANA Grantee, Ndee Bikiyaa (The People's Farm), will be exploring the ways in which you and your community can eat your way to mental health.  
  • Language Assessment and Proficiency Tools

    Published: June 15, 2018
    This webinar reviews the variety of language assessment tools, and gives an overview of providing staff training and support in their use.
  • ANA I-LEAD Program - FY 2017 Report

    Published: June 1, 2018
    This report summarizes key facts and figures from ANA's Native Youth Initiative for Leadership, Empowerment, and Development in Fiscal Year 2017. The report includes informatin on: Applications received vs. applications funded Requested funding vs. granted Project goal themes Project activities Grantee success stories Results of each grantees' digital storytelling projects
  • Webinar: Community Planning and Preparedness

    Published: May 21, 2018
    The key to a well-developed project as well as a competitive grant application is to have a firm foundation in community-based planning. Community planning and preparedness will enable you to easily move forward on projects and funding opportunities that align with your community's long-term goals. You can view the webinar on ACF's YouTube channel.  
  • Native Language Community Coordination (NLCC) TTA Center

    Published: May 1, 2018
      The Native Language Community Coordination Training and Technical Assistance (NLCC TTA) Center connects the NLCC cooperative agreement recipients and provides support to them through training, technical assistance, networking opportunities, Native language resources, tools, and community engagement. The goal of the NLCC TTA Center is to maximize the recipients’ impact on each of their communities’ language revitalization efforts. This website also provides resources to ANA language grantees, applicants, and others working to preserve critically endangered Native American languages.
  • ANA Messenger: Spring 2018 edition

    Published: April 30, 2018
      The ANA Messenger is a quarterly publication of the Administration for Native Americans, a program office within the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services’ Administration for Children and Families. This edition has a focus on Native youth who are growing into leaders and mentors through the Native Youth Initiative for Leadership, Empowerment, and Development ( I-LEAD) grant program.
  • QuaNative: I-LEAD Projects

    Published: April 6, 2018
    The Administration for Native Americans' QuaNative (QN) series examines different topics utilizing ANA's qualitative and quantitative data. This QuaNative focuses on the ANA Native Youth Initiative for Leadership, Empowerment, and Development (I-LEAD).
  • 2013 Outcome Evaluations of ANA Projects

    Published: March 29, 2018
    ANA conducts project-end outcome evaluations that address two main questions: (1) to what extent did the project meet its established objectives and (2) how does the grantee describe the impact of its project on those intended to benefit within its community? This report addresses these questions for projects ending in 2013.
  • Addressing Human Trafficking in Native Communities

    Published: March 20, 2018
      In honor of January being National Slavery and Human Trafficking Prevention Month, staff from both the Administration for Children and Families Office on Trafficking in Persons (OTIP) and the Administration for Native Americans (ANA) present information on the newly published Native Youth Toolkit on Human Trafficking, developed to raise awareness and prevent trafficking of native youth by providing education, resources, safety tips, and information on getting involved in their communities. Referenced handouts can be downloaded at