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Parents: Worried About Omnicron? COVID-19 Vaccines Are Your Biggest Defense

With the COVID variant Omnicron on the rise and sick season in full swing, it can be scary when it comes to protecting and/or preventing your child/ren from contracting the virus. According to CDC, COVID-19 vaccines are safe and effective. COVID-19 vaccination helps protect adults and children ages 5 years and older from getting sick or …

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About the COVID Native Response Team

The COVID Native Response team is here to help during these difficult times. The program was started to assist the Denver American Indian and Alaskan Native community through the hard times post-COVID. The COVID-19 Native Response Team provides community-based crisis counseling and support to individuals who have been impacted by COVID-19 and may be experiencing …

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Self-care ideas & tips for parents during this difficult time

Parents: when you take time for self-care, you recharge so you can parent at your best. Here are some tips for self-care at home during these difficult times. There’s a lot happening in the world right now, and it could be especially stressful for parents. Stress causes wear and tear on a person, inside and …

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2020 Census: Wintercount & the Importance of Having Native Children Counted in the 2020 Census

Wintercount… Many tribes, including my own Kiowa people recorded significant events on a buffalo or deer hide each year called Wintercount. If I was keeping a Wintercount and recording the past year in the old way, I would draw a baby in a cradle board to signify the birth of my first granddaughter as one …

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