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OVC Video Series Addresses Drug-Endangered Youth in Tribal Communities

December 11, 2014

OVC logoThe Office for Victims of Crime (OVC) has released "A Circle of Healing for Native Children Endangered by Drugs.” This seven-part video series highlights best practices for meeting the needs of drug-endangered youth in tribal communities. The series provides testimonials and examples of cultural practices as ways tribal communities can help traumatized children who are healing from drug endangerment. The video series—produced in collaboration with tribal and federal partners—includes a companion resource guide.

Resources:

Preview the first video of the series online.

Order the full DVD series and resource guide online or call 800-851-3420 or 301-240-6310 (TTY).

Visit OJJDP's Tribal Youth Program Web site.

Learn more about OJJDP's Programs for Tribal Youth.