Author: admin

Inslee names Karen A. Johnson, PhD, director of new state Office of Equity

Gov. Jay Inslee today named Karen A. Johnson, PhD, director of the newly created state Office of Equity. The Office of Equity, established by the Legislature, was signed into law by Inslee in April of 2020. The office will work with agencies to increase access to equitable opportunities in order to bridge opportunity gaps and […]


Continue Reading Inslee names Karen A. Johnson, PhD, director of new state Office of Equity

AIHC’s COVID-19 Infographics (Slider ABOVE)

The AIHC Tribal and Urban Indian Immunizations Health Coalition has information and outreach materials available regarding COVID-19 prevention and vaccine, Influenza vaccine, and other vaccine messaging. These materials have been created to support Tribal and AI/AN community health. We are mailing or delivering a package of our initial materials to each Tribe and Urban Indian […]


Continue Reading AIHC’s COVID-19 Infographics (Slider ABOVE)

Announcement: AIHC Tribal Legislative Day 2021

American Indian Health Commission Legislative Priorities 2021 Folder with all documents. UPDATES will be made here: https://aihc-wa.com/aihc-legislative-updates/ Add Tribal Representation on the Emergency Management Council: SB5101 Sponsored by Sens. Stanford, Conway, Dhingra,Hasegawa, Hunt, Nguyen, Randall, Saldaña, Wagoner, Wilson, C. BACKGROUND: Washington State has a government-to-government relationship with Tribal Governments and has designated Tribal Governments as […]


Continue Reading Announcement: AIHC Tribal Legislative Day 2021

NEW: WIC & Health Resources for Native Peoples

The National WIC Association launched a webpage titled “WIC & Health Resources for Native Peoples” in celebration of Native American Heritage Month. The webpage includes information from WIC agencies, COVID-19 resources, and breastfeeding information. https://www.nwica.org/blog/indigenous-alaskan-native-american-indian-wic-resource-page#.X7Wp7lB7k2z?eType=EmailBlastContent&eId=61111735-e7b7-4ca5-aaeb-0f5a4079d857    


Continue Reading NEW: WIC & Health Resources for Native Peoples

Native Cinema Showcase Nov 18-27

https://nmai.brand.live/c/nativecinemashowcase Welcome to Native Cinema Showcase Streaming the best in Native film November 18-27, 2020 The National Museum of the American Indian’s Native Cinema Showcase is an annual celebration of the best in Native film. For this year’s 20th-anniversary showcase, the museum presents the full program online — streaming new films, fan favorite classics, and […]


Continue Reading Native Cinema Showcase Nov 18-27

HCA Office of Tribal Affairs Seeks Regional Tribal Liaison in the North Sound

Regional Tribal Liaison in the North Sound Region (Island, San Juan, Skagit, Snohomish and Whatcom counties). Here is a link to the job posting: https://www.governmentjobs.com/careers/washington/jobs/2870450/ The Regional Tribal Liaison will work out of their home – with tribes and Indian health care providers in their region. They will be a member of the HCA Office of […]


Continue Reading HCA Office of Tribal Affairs Seeks Regional Tribal Liaison in the North Sound

Tribal and State Leaders Health Summit 2020

Tribal and State Leaders Health Summit 2020 Virtual Event: Thursday. Nov. 5 Opening Plenary Sessions 1 – 4 pm Opening Ceremony and Tribal and State Leaders Panel GoToWebinar Registration: https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/561277087437702094 Friday Nov. 6 Breakout Sessions 9 am – Noon Monday Nov. 16- Breakout Session 1 – 4 pm Tuesday Nov. 17- Closing Plenary 1-4 pm Breakout […]


Continue Reading Tribal and State Leaders Health Summit 2020

You’re invited to the 2020 Indigenous Children, Youth, and Families Conference

Please join us for two days of inspiring content on Aug. 11 and 12, 2020. The Washington Indigenous Children, Youth, and Families Conference will be an opportunity to come together and learn, with content focusing on Indigenous child and family wellbeing, Early Learning and the Indian Child Welfare Act. The event will be held virtually. […]


Continue Reading You’re invited to the 2020 Indigenous Children, Youth, and Families Conference