ERIC Number: ED104603
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1973
Reference Count: N/A
Annual Report of New York State Interdepartmental Committee on Indian Affairs, 1972-1973.
Hathorn, John R.
The annual report of the New York Interdepartmental Committee on Indian Affairs which serves 8 Indian reservations within the state of New York documents the 1972-73 services of its various departments and presents the Chairman's report. The Department of Commerce reports that its new Minority Business Office is aggressively seeking Indian businessmen. Statistics relative to contract and reservation schools and financial expenditures for the 3,150 Indian reservation students constitutes the Education Department's report. The Health Department's report is extensive, providing specific information on 7 reservations. The Office of Planning Services, which provides technical assistance and coordination of economic development and cooperates with Regional Planning Boards, reports that it is directing concern toward urban Indian needs, and provides a list of New York urban Indian organizations. Expenditures for reservation roads and proposed improvements are reported by the Transportation Department. The Social Services Department reports on foster care, workshops on Indian identity and health care, conferences, educational planning, Federal programs, and public relations. The Chairman's report details current U. S. Census figures, State Federal Relations, Federal Aid, and legislation relative to Indian communities. (JC)
Descriptors: Agency Cooperation, American Indian Reservations, American Indians, Annual Reports, Business, Census Figures, Cooperative Planning, Data, Educational Planning, Federal Aid, Federal Programs, Federal State Relationship, Health Services, Legislation, Public Relations, Schools, Social Services, State Programs, Transportation, Urban Population
Publication Type: Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: New York State Interdepartmental Committee on Indian Affairs, Albany.
Identifiers - Location: New York