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Our mission is to support Alaska Native communities and service providers as they grow healthy, successful and culturally connected Alaska Native Youth.

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2021 Events: April & May

Weekly updates

  • April 15-16 & 22-23:  2021 YEAH (Youth Encouraging Alaskan’s Health) Summit
  • April 20-21:  Protecting Children in a Digital Age
  • April 28-29 & May 5-6:  OVC Tribal Division Grantee Orientation
  • April 29:  TYRC – Understanding Tribal Youth Substance Use, Trends and Considering Community Factors
  • May 6:  The Risk and Protective Factor Framework (1 of 3 sessions)
  • May 12:  Circles of Support: Create a Q&A Service like “Ask Auntie/Ask Uncle”
  • May 27:  TYRC – Case Management Models and Treatment Services to Support Juvenile Wellness Court Participants

April News

April 15, 2021

Alaska Tribal Justice Resource Center

Thanks to RurAL CAP, there is a new training and technical assistance website.  It includes a wide array of tribal justice resources ranging from: tribal courts and codes, peacemaking, tribal policing…

April 13, 2021

Emergency Broadband Benefit (EBB)

The Emergency Broadband Benefit (EBB) is a program for eligible households to receive a discount of up to $50 per month towards broadband service…

April 5, 2021

Needed:  Elder Mentor Program Coordinator

Coordinates the regional implementation of the Elder Mentor/Foster Grandparent Program, involving up to 100 senior volunteers in service to children…

April 1, 2021

YEAH (Youth Encouraging Alaskan’s Health) Summit

April 15-16 & April 22-23:   This year’s theme is “Stronger Together!”   This event been designed by teens for teens as they discover their inner strengths and build leadership skills…

Community of Practice

The Resource Basket is not a direct service provider.   We are here to provide helpful links to connect parents, families, caregivers and the community at large with the resources needed to protect Alaska Native youth and strengthen Alaska’s tribal communities.  Click on the following image icons to get the full resources on each supporting topics.

Healthy Teen Relationships

Teen Speak

Domestic Violence

Alcoholism & FASD


Adverse Childhood Experiences

Suicide Prevention

Tobacco Prevention

Trainings & Webinars


Spotlight on You!

Read inspiring success stories of tribal youth programs helping youth become healthy, successful adults. 

Keet Kids Run

(2021)  Boys Run I toowú klatseen

My Grandma’s House

(2020)  Cynthia Erickson’s Story

Everybody loves success!  

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