National Child Welfare Association


Alaska Natives in regalia - photo by Kristy Alberty

Administration for Native Americans

The Administration for Native Americans (ANA) promotes the goal of social and economic self-sufficiency of American Indians, Alaska Natives, Native Hawaiians, and other Native American Pacific Islanders, including Native Samoans.

American Indian College Fund

There are 31 tribal colleges--all founded by Indians to fight high rates of poverty, educational failure and cultural loss. These colleges created the non-profit American Indian College Fund to raise desperately-needed scholarship, endowment and operating monies.

American Indian Science & Engineering Society

The American Indian Science & Engineering Society (AISES) is a national, nonprofit organization which nurtures building of community by bridging science and technology with traditional Native values. Through its educational programs, AISES provides opportunities for American Indians and Native Alaskans to pursue studies in science, engineering, business and other academic arenas.

Children's Defense Fund

Our mission and vision in the months ahead is to do what it takes to meet the needs of children and their parents by building on the strengths and sense of fairness of the American people, learning from the best public and private ideas and successes, and moving forward to a renewed commitment to all our children.

Family Support America

Family Support America, formerly Family Resource Coalition of America, promotes family support as the nationally recognized movement to strengthen and support families and places the principles of family support practice at the heart of every setting in which children and families are present.

Indian Law Resource Center

”Legal advocacy for the protection of indigenous peoples’ human rights, cultures, and traditional lands so that Indian tribes and nations may flourish for generations to come.”

National Clearinghouse on Child Abuse, Child Neglect, and Child Welfare

The Clearinghouse is a national resource for professionals seeking information on the prevention, identification, and treatment of child abuse and neglect and related child welfare issues.

Native American Rights Fund

NARF's Practical Guide to the Indian Child Welfare Act is intended to answer questions about the ICWA by people of all levels of familiarity with this important law, and to provide a comprehensive resource of information on the ICWA. It provides an introduction to the ICWA, answers to frequently asked questions, and an appendix of resources including primary research documents (federal and state laws, regulations, court cases, legislative materials) and secondary research documents (reports, guides, links, bibliographies, forms, and contact information).

Native American Journalist Association

NAJA serves and empowers Native communicators through programs and activities designed to enrich journalism and promote Native cultures.


Develops Curriculum Material for Preschools with a Focus on Native American Tribes; Resources for the Classroom PreK-3.


Resources for Indigenous Cultures around the World.

Native American Women's Health Education Resource Center

Native Shop is a project of the Native American Women's Health Education Resource Center. We are marketing products as an economic development project to raise funds for the resource center's programs.

Minnesota Indian Women's Resource Center

To assist American Indian Women so they can enjoy a better quality of life for themselves and their families.

Tribal Law & Policy Institute

The Tribal Law and Policy Institute is a Native American owned and operated non-profit corporation organized to design and deliver education, research, training, and technical assistance programs which promote the enhancement of justice in Indian country and the health, well-being, and culture of Native peoples.

United National Indian Tribal Youth

UNITY is a national network organization promoting personal development, citizenship and leadership among Native American youth.

Wind Speaker

Canada's National Aboriginal News Source