Circles of Care

Project Dates: 2014
Project Lead: Angela Larson
Client: Tanana Chiefs Conference (TCC)

The Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA) awarded Tanana Chiefs Conference $1,200,000 to create a holistic, community-based, coordinated system of care approach to support mental health and wellness for children, youth and families. They will address the historical and intergenerational trauma faced by Alaska Native children and youth. Efforts will begin through a gathering of community members, service providers, school districts and TCC behavioral health staff and administrators.