2024 Policy Priorities

2024 Policy Priorities

Each year, NICWA identifies policy priorities with input from our board, staff, and tribal constituents that will guide our efforts and focus our resources. Our annual priorities reflect our mission, ongoing commitments, and assessment of opportunities to improve services and resources for American Indian and Alaska Native children and families.

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NICWA News Winter 2024

NICWA News Winter 2024

Quarterly Newsletter   2024 Winter NICWA News "ICWA Advocacy: Tribal Leaders Setting Priorities" NICWA News is the quarterly newsletter for members and donors of the National Indian Child Welfare Association. Donate or become a member today to subscribe.A Message from...

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2024 Policy Priorities

ICWA Compliance Summary and Review of Existing Literature

The ICWA Compliance Summary and Review of Existing Literature is an overview of existing tools and research regarding compliance with the Indian Child Welfare Act (ICWA). Within this policy brief are findings compiled into two categories involving systemic reviews of existing studies on ICWA compliance and checklists, methods, and frameworks for measuring ICWA compliance.

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Bridging Systems for Kinship Families

Bridging Systems for Kinship Families

NICWA and the Grandfamilies & Kinship Support Network are thrilled to roll out a unique opportunity for one tribe to work with the nation’s leading experts on relative caregiver/kinship families, all free of charge.

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