Month: May 2020

NATIVE HEALTH Kindergarten Boot Camp

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Do you have children ages 3-6 and want something fun to do with them this summer? NATIVE HEALTH is offering a FREE and FUN, six week online class to help your children get ready for kindergarten this fall. You and your child(ren) will receive books, crafts, and STEM materials each week. There will be three online classes per week, with…
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NATIVE HEALTH response to COVID-19 discussed on Native American Calling

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Today, NATIVE HEALTH’s CEO Walter Murillo was on Native America Calling​, talking with tribal leaders and organizations across the country to see how things are going and how they are addressing COVID-19 crisis: Native America Calling – Your National Electronic Talking Circle South Dakota Governor Kristi Noem and leaders of the Cheyenne River Sioux and Oglala Sioux tribes remain in…
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COVID-19 Testing Blitz at NATIVE HEALTH

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NATIVE HEALTH’s COVID-19 testing blitz on Saturday, May 16, 2020 was featured on AZCentral.com: COVID-19 testing blitz at Native Health in Phoenix Native Health in Phoenix was part of a COVID-19 testing blitz across Arizona on May 16, 2020.

Coronavirus in Indian Country: Tribal and Urban Organizations

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Walter Murillo, CEO of NATIVE HEALTH, appeared with the House Subcommittee for Indigenous Peoples for a livestreamed roundtable discussion on Friday, May 17, 2020 on YouTube. The roundtable focused on the House of Representatives’ newly introduced Heroes Act, the ongoing implementation of the CARES Act, and the pressing need for additional federal support in Native American communities across the country…
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Missing and Murdered American Indians and Alaska Natives Awareness Day

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Tragically, missing and murdered Native Americans stems from the disproportionately high rates of violence and crime committed against Native women and girls. To bring attention to this issue that has deeply affected Native communities across the country, Administration for Native Americans Commissioner Jeannie Hovland and Indian Health Service Director Rear Adm. Michael D. Weahkee released a public service announcement to…
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