Unified Solutions is truly honored for the opportunity to continue our support of your program’s training and technical assistance needs for the next three years under the FY 18 Coordinated Tribal Assistance Solicitation (CTAS) award program. We would like to congratulate all new FY 18 CTAS awardees (new and returning) and would like to acknowledge each of your award programs (2015-2017) for completing another successful grant year cycle!
In this month’s e-bulletin, check out the latest news from OVC to include the Department of Justice’s announcement of FY 18 CTAS winners, links to tribal multimedia resources highlighting the impact of human trafficking in tribal communities as well a seven-part video series on “The Circle of Healing for Native Children Endangered by Drugs,” and a newly supported research project, the Center for Victims Research, created in response to a recognized need to increase the use of research and data in victim services. Also included is a spotlight on OVC Grant Reporting guidelines and an important reminder about Guidelines for Deliverables Review, Approvals, and Final Submissions to OVC. Reminder: Sign up for the 16th National Indian Nations Conference today (link included)!
This month, we have filled the pages of our e-bulletin with tons of resources and training events related to tribal child welfare, suicide prevention, strengthening law enforcement, the Tribal Access to Justice Innovation project, and much more! Refer to pages 6 and 7 to find resources for National Domestic Violence Awareness Month (October)! Highlighted organizations are the National Indigenous Women’s Resource Center (NIWRC), the Alaska Native Women’s Resource Center (AKNWRC), the Strong Hearts Native Helpline, the National Domestic Violence Hotline, and the Tribal Law and Policy Institute.