ERIC Number: ED302372
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1988-Apr
Reference Count: N/A
Linkages for Indian Child Welfare Programs: Resource Directory.
Gale, Nancy, Ed.
This directory contains information on over 300 American Indian child welfare programs, resources, curriculums, publications, and funding sources. The section on alcohol and substance abuse features 12 prevention and treatment programs and 9 elementary and secondary school prevention curriculums, as well as related resources, publications, videos, and funding sources. The education section describes a program for Indian junior high girls, a dropout prevention project, a Navajo-controlled school board, training opportunities for Indian educators, publications and videos about research findings and successful educational programs, and funding sources. The juvenile section identifies projects that teach Indian children and adolescents about tribal culture and history, entrepreneurial skills, human sexuality, employment readiness, and sports. It also lists programs concerned with runaways and the juvenile justice system. Other major categories include social services administration and staff training, adoption, child abuse and neglect, domestic violence, foster care, the Indian Child Welfare Act, parenting, physical and mental health, special needs children, suicide, and teen pregnancy and parenting. (SV)
Descriptors: Adolescents, American Indian Education, American Indians, Child Welfare, Children, Elementary Secondary Education, Family Programs, Health Programs, Program Descriptions, Resource Materials, Social Services, Youth Programs
TCI, Inc., 3410 Garfield Street NW, Washington, DC 20007 ($10.00).
Publication Type: Reference Materials - Directories/Catalogs; Guides - Non-Classroom
Education Level: N/A
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