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Website Resources

We regularly visit some websites from sister organizations. They are valuable resources for our work and we want to share them with you. We listed Native, non-Native and Government-based websites of interest to us.
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Federal Resources

Centers for Disease Control (CDC)

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is the leading national public health institute of the United States. It is a United States federal agency, under the Department of Health and Human Services, and is headquartered in Atlanta, Georgia.


CodeTalk is a federal, interagency, Native American Web site through the Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) designed specifically to deliver electronic information from government agencies and other organizations to Native American communities. CodeTalk is named for the CodeTalkers who served their country with honor and distinction.

Department of Health and Human Services, Family and Children's Services

The Administration for Children and Families (ACF) is a federal agency funding state, territory, local, and tribal organizations to provide family assistance (welfare), child support, child care, Head Start, child welfare, and other programs relating to children and families. Actual services are provided by state, county, city and tribal governments, and public and private local agencies. ACF assists these organizations through funding, policy direction, and information services.


Grants.gov is your source to FIND and APPLY for federal government grants. There are over 1,000 grant programs offered by all federal grant making agencies. The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services is proud to be the managing partner for Grants.gov, an initiative that is having an unparalleled impact on the grant community. Grants.gov allows organizations to electronically find and apply for more than $400 billion in federal grants.

Indian Health Service

IHS' Mission is to raise the physical, mental, social, and spiritual health of American Indians and Alaska Natives to the highest level. IHS' goal is to assure that comprehensive, culturally acceptable personal and public health services are available and accessible to American Indian and Alaska Native people. And through the foundation of upholding the Federal Government's obligation to promote healthy American Indian and Alaska Native people, communities, and cultures and to honor and protect the inherent sovereign rights of Tribes.

HUD Office of Native American Programs

ONAP ensures that safe, decent and affordable housing is available to Native American families, creates economic opportunities for Tribes and Indian housing residents, assists Tribes in the formulation of plans and strategies for community development, and assures fiscal integrity in the operation of the programs.

Office for Victims of Crime

Its mission is to enhance the Nation's capacity to assist crime victims by providing leadership and funding on behalf of crime victims.

Office on Violence Against Women

The mission of the Office on Violence Against Women (OVW) is to provide federal leadership to reduce violence against women, and to administer justice for and strengthen services to all victims of domestic violence, dating violence, sexual assault, and stalking. This is accomplished by developing and supporting the capacity of state, local, tribal, and non-profit entities involved in responding to violence against women.


The Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA) is the agency within the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) that leads public health efforts to advance the behavioral health of the nation and to improve the lives of individuals living with mental and substance use disorders, and their families.

Tribal Justice and Safety in Indian Country

The United States Department of Justice created a website that collects related information for Indian Country.
Native Resources

Denver Indian Family Resource Center

The Denver Indian Family Resource Center was created to assist American Indian children and families in the metropolitan Denver area with child welfare issues. We provide culturally appropriate services and intensive case management using a strengths-based and empowerment-oriented approach.

Mending the Sacred Hoop, Inc.

Mending the Sacred Hoop Technical Assistance Project. MSH-TA is a Native American program that provides training and technical assistance to American Indians and Alaskan Natives in the effort to eliminate violence in the lives of women and their children.  

National Indigenous Elder Justice Initiative

is funded by the Administration on Aging to provide research, education, and training for the identification and prevention of elder abuse in Indigenous communities. This program serves American Indian, Alaska Native, and Native Hawaiian elders in an effort to improve their quality of life. The project is housed at the UND Center for Rural Health.

National Indian Country Clearinghouse on Sexual Assault

A comprehensive source for information on sexual violence in Indian Country.

National Tribal Justice Resource Center

The most comprehensive site dedicated to tribal justice systems, personnel and tribal law. The Resource Center is the central national clearinghouse of information for Native American and Alaska Native tribal courts, providing both technical assistance and resources for the development and enhancement of tribal justice system personnel.

Native American Rights Fund

Dedicated to asserting and defending the rights of Indian tribes, organizations and individuals nationwide concentrated in five key areas:
  • the preservation of tribal existence;
  • the protection of tribal natural resources;
  • the promotion of Native American human rights;
  • the accountability of governments to Native Americans; and
  • the development of Indian law and educating the public about Indian rights, laws, and issues.

National Congress of American Indians

The NCAI was founded in response to policies forced upon the tribal governments in contradiction of their treaty rights and status as sovereigns. The NCAI has been working to inform the public and Congress on the governmental rights of American Indians and Alaska Natives.

National Indigenous Women's Resource Center

is the National Resource Center to End Violence Against Native Women. NIWRC is funded by the Administration for Children and Families, Family and Youth Services Bureau, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services.

Southwest Center for Law and Policy

The Southwest Center For Law And Policy is a 501 (c)(3) non-profit organization providing free legal training and technical assistance to tribal communities and to organizations and agencies serving Native people.

Tribal Law and Policy Institute

The TLPI was organized to design and develop education, research, training, and technical assistance programs which promote the enhancement of justice in Indian country and the health, well-being, and culture of Native peoples.

Tribal Protection Orders

This website, developed by the Tribal Law and Policy Institute and is designed to provide both tribal and non-tribal entities with a clearinghouse of information and resources pertaining to the issuance and enforcement of protection orders.
Tribal Coalitions
Funded by the Office on Violence against Women. -- The Tribal Domestic Violence and Sexual Assault Coalitions Grant Program (Tribal Coalitions Program), authorized in the Violence Against Women Act of 2000 (VAWA 2000), builds the capacity of survivors, advocates, Indian women's organizations, and victim service providers to form nonprofit, nongovernmental tribal domestic violence and sexual assault coalitions to end violence against American Indian and Alaska Native women.
American Indians Against Abuse
P.O. Box 1617
8558N County Road K
Hayward, WI 54843-1617
Phone: 715-634-9980
Fax: 715-634-9982
Email: aiaawitribes@cheqnet.net

Coalition to Stop Violence Against Native Women
2401 12th Street, NW, Suite 210N
Albuquerque, NM 87104
Phone: 715-634-9980
Fax: 715-634-9982
Email: csvanw@msn.com

First Nations Women's Alliance
P.O. Box 162
Tokio, ND 58379
Phone: 701-294-2081
Fax: 701-294-2082
Email: fnwa08@gmail.com

Healing Native Hearts Coalition
PO Box 81064
Fairbanks, Alaska 99708
Phone: (907) 371-6610

Hopi-Tewa Women’s Coalition to End Abuse (HtWC)
P.O. Box 239
Second Mesa, AZ 86043
Phone: (928) 737-9000
Email: info@htwcea.org

Minnesota Indian Women's Sexual Assault Coalition
1619 Dayton Ave., Suite 303
St. Paul, MN 55104-2966
Phone: 651-646-4800
Fax: 651-646-4798

Montana Native Women's Coalition
15 N 26th St Suite 201
Billings, MT 59101
Phone: 406-969-2552

Native Women's Society of the Great Plains
P.O. Box 638
Kyle, SD 57752-0638
Phone: 605-455-2290
Fax: 605-455-1245

Restoring Ancestral Winds
741 East 9000 South, Suite 200
Sandy UT, 84094
Phone: 801-561-7374
fax 801-561-7835
Sacred Hoop Domestic Violence Tribal Coalition
202 W. 2nd Street
Duluth, MN 55802
Phone: (218) 623-HOOP

Seven Dancers Coalition
PO Box 399
Akwesasne, NY 13655
Phone: (518) 358-2916
Email: info@seven-dancers.com

Southwest Indigenous Women's Coalition
PO BOX 42276
Mesa, Arizona 85274
Fax: 800-515-4901

Strong Hearted Native Women's Coalition
P.O. Box 2488
Valley Center, CA 92082
Phone: 760-644-4781
Fax: 760-742-3422
Email: strongheartedwomen@yahoo.com

Uniting Three Fires Against Violence
P.O. Box 1836
Sault Ste. Marie, MI 49873
Phone: 906-253-9775
Fax: 906-253-9757
Email: utfav@yahoo.com

Wabanaki Women's Coalition
P O Box 365
Lincolnville, ME 04849
Phone: 207-538-0858

Women Spirit Coalition - WA State Native American Coalition Against Domestic Violence and Sexual Assault
542 N 5th Ave, Suite C
Sequim WA 98382
Phone: 360-681-3701
Fax: 360-681-3745
Email: WomensSpirit@msn.com

Yupik Women's Coalition
P.O. Box 207
Emmonak, Alaska 99581
Phone: (907) 949-6252 or (907) 949-6388
Fax (907) 949-1718
Email: Lynn_YWC@yahoo.com
Non-Native Resources
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Our Training and Technical Assistance is partnered with the Office on Violence against Women through cooperative agreement.

Red Wind Consulting, Inc.
Phone: (833) 719-9463
Email: info@red-wind.net

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