Patricia Jane | October 10, 2011 at 08:51 am
The National Native Children’s Trauma Center (NNCTC) at The University of Montana and its partners recently won a $3.2 million grant to apply cutting-edge research to the problems of child abuse and neglect in Indian Country.
The award is one of five such grants in the nation from the Administration for Children and Families, a division of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services.
The work will benefit at least three reservations in Montana during the next three years, bring pilot programs to three more reservations elsewhere in the nation, ultimately serving as a model for similar work throughout Indian Country. (more…)