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Reaching American Indian and Alaska Native Families


The Reaching American Indian and Alaska Native Families toolkit's content draws upon the practical experience, recommendations and reported needs of many Covering Kids & Families grantees and professionals working in Native communities. Thank you to the following individuals and organizations that provided thoughtful guidance and technical assistance in developing this toolkit.

Jane Bruggeman
South Dakota Covering Kids
Community HealthCare Association
Sioux Falls, SD

Linda Burhansstipanov
Native American Research Center
Pine, CO

Regina R. Christie M.S.
Oklahoma Institute for Child Advocacy
Tahlequah, OK

Terry Cross
National Indian Child Welfare Association
Portland, OR

Emma Medicine White Crow
Washington Health Foundation
Seattle, WA

Amy Doescher
Covering Kids Nebraska
Goldenrod Hills Community Services
Wisner, NE

Dorothy A. Dupree
Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services
Baltimore, MD

Charlene Galang
Denali KidCare
Alaska Native Tribal Health Consortium
Anchorage, AK

Dolly Not Afraid Howe
Crow Covering Kids
Crow Agency, MT

Ernie Kimball
Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services
Seattle, WA

Cynthia Lindquist Mala
Cankbeska Cikana (Little Loop) Community College
Fort Totten, ND

Alida Montiel
Inter-Tribal Council of Arizona
Phoenix, AZ

Karen Sabattis
Indian Township Health Center
Princeton, ME

Martin Sabol
Covering Kids Maine
Maine Ambulatory Care Coalition
Manchester, ME

James Sandoval
Covering Kids New Mexico
Gallup, NM

Nancy Scanlon
Covering Michigan's Kids
Marquette General Health System
Marquette, MI

Deborah Smith
Reaching Alaska's Children
Alaska Department of Health and Social ervices
Juneau, AK

Philip Smith
Indian Health Service
Rockville, MD

Pamela Thompson
Nevada Covering Kids
Great Basin Primary Care Association
Carson City, NV

Roger Volker
Nevada Covering Kids
Great Basin Primary Care Association
Carson City, NV

Sam Willburn
California State Indian Health Program
Sacramento, CA

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