Native American Children Training Forum

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Registration is open for Tribal Crisis Response Training Webinars.

The National Indian Justice Center, through funding from California’s Office of Emergency Services, has developed a training curriculum that helps tribes develop tribal crisis response teams and engages local, state, and national resources to respond to crises in tribal communities.

NIJC will be conducting monthly webinars providing an overview of the curriculum project and key concepts that will support efforts to work with tribal communities.

DATE(S) OFFERED:

APRIL WEBINAR: Focus on Recovery in Tribal Crisis Response

At the end of this learning module, participants will be able to:

  • Provide educational awareness and tools for California Native American Tribes to effectively prepare for a crisis and plan for recovery in restoring the health and well-being of tribal communities after an emergency (i.e., climate-induced crisis).
  • Learn how to assemble a Tribal Crisis Recovery Team to respond after a tribal crisis event and identify appropriate recovery leadership roles and responsibilities.
  • Use tribal resiliency and community strengths in the face of future crises to build a culture of emergency preparedness across California Native American Tribes.

Thursday, April 28, 2022, from 10-12 PM (PST)
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MAY WEBINAR: Focus on Cultural Awareness in Tribal Crisis Response

At the end of this learning module, participants will be able to:

  • To demonstrate an understanding of cultural awareness, including historical and modern contexts that shape/influence California Native American Tribes.
  • To recognize how crises may impact tribal cultures and how non-tribal agencies can work or prepare in tribal communities.
  • To highlight the role of tribal culture, perspectives, and resilience in tribal crisis response.

Friday, May 20, 2022, from 10-12 PM (PST)
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For any questions, contact Christy Garcia at christyg@nijc.org.

 

JUNE WEBINAR: Focus on Missing and Murdered Indigenous Women and Girls and Human Trafficking Crises in Tribal Crisis Response

At the end of this learning module, participants will be able to:

  • Comprehending the impacts of Historical Trauma, Intergenerational Trauma, and PTSR/PTSD in Missing and Murdered Indigenous Women and Girls and human trafficking crises during Tribal Crisis Response.
  • Formation of a multidisciplinary Tribal Crisis Response and Team Members' Roles in response and recovery of Missing and Murdered Indigenous Women and Girls (MMIWG) in Tribal Communities.
  • To increase awareness of resources available to community members on tribal lands and urban AI/AN communities when faced with MMIW and human trafficking crises.

Thursday, June 30, 2022, from 10-12 PM (PST)
To register, please click here.
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For any questions, contact Christy Garcia at christyg@nijc.org.