NICWA President Vigil Providing Testimony for the Native American Children’s Protection Act

Re-Introduction of Native American Child Protection Act

American Indian and Alaska Native children and their families who experience child maltreatment or family violence often have few opportunities to find accessible, culturally-appropriate services to help them address the trauma from these events. Furthermore,...

NICWA President Vigil Providing Testimony for the Native American Children’s Protection Act

2021 Policy Priorities

Each year the National Indian Child Welfare Association (NICWA) identifies policy priorities that will guide our efforts and focus our resources during the calendar year. These annual priorities are developed through input from our board, staff, and tribal...

NICWA President Vigil Providing Testimony for the Native American Children’s Protection Act

January 2021 Child and Family Policy Update

January 2021 Child and Family Policy Update Congress Approves Omnibus Bill with Funding for Federal Government Programs and COVID-19 Relief Biden Administration Sets Sights on Executive Orders and Regulations Issued by Trump Administration New Congress Contains New...

NICWA News | Winter 2021

NICWA News | Winter 2021

Read the newest edition of our quarterly newsletter, NICWA News. Click here to read the Winter issue alongside past NICWA News issues. Click the bottom hand corner icon to read in full screen. Click here for a PDF version. For print requests or additional copies,...

NICWA News | Spring 2021

NICWA News | Fall 2020

Read the newest edition of our quarterly newsletter, NICWA News. Click here to read the Fall issue alongside past NICWA News issues. Click the bottom hand corner icon to read in full screen. Click here for a PDF version. For print requests or additional copies,...

NICWA President Vigil Providing Testimony for the Native American Children’s Protection Act

August 2020 Child and Family Policy Update 

Senate Democrats Introduce Emergency Child Welfare Legislation to Address COVID-19 President Issues Executive Order on Strengthening Child Welfare Systems Children’s Bureau Disseminates Letter Regarding Termination of Parental Rights During Pandemic Phase III COVID-19...