This issue of the
Buzz features resources you can use in reaching out to and providing information and training to Native American communities, tribes, and families. As you know, hundreds of Native American tribes are, in and of themselves, sovereign nations within the United States, even as they are fellow American citizens. This truth can make outreach to and relationship building with Native American families a multicultural journey that calls for sensitivity to Native culture and values. CPIR cares deeply about the welfare of the indigenous peoples who were here long before anyone else. It's an honor to support Parent Centers as they reach out to one of the nation's most underserved communities.
To that end, this
Buzz brings you exciting news that the 3rd learning tier of the Native American Resource Collection is now up on the Hub! We spotlight 3 resources in Tier 3 you will find especially useful when working with Native youth with disabilities. We're also pleased to include 2 nuggets of hot news that Parent Centers can use and share with all their families.
Our best to you, as always,
Debra Jennings and the CPIR Team