Please join the Bay Mills Indian Community for this multi-disciplinary, tuition-free training geared toward child welfare and domestic violence advocates to implement effective service and advocacy strategies in cases involving Continue reading Noojimo’iwewin: A VAWA and ICWA Training (Brimley, MI)
Native American tribes across Michigan will soon have access to certain state child protection records for children in tribes. Read the full article at the Morning Sun website. Read related Continue reading Bill to Get CPS Records for Native American Tribal Children Signed into Law
State Rep. Daire Rendon has voted with the House Families, Children, and Seniors Committee to give tribal social services access to certain records that would allow them to communicate with Continue reading Rep. Rendon Supports Bill to Allow Tribal Representatives Access to Documents
Legal Topics: Michigan Indian Family Preservation Act; Indian Child Welfare Act Read the full decision at the National Indian Law Library website.
Legal Topics: Indian Child Welfare Act – Foster Care Supervision Read the full decision at the National Indian Law Library website.
Legal Topics: Indian Child Welfare Act – Best Interest of the Child Read the full decision at the National Indian Law Library website.
SAULT STE. MARIE, Mich. (AP) — An organization designed to improve links between tribal, state and federal courts is focusing on American Indian child welfare and domestic violence crimes during Continue reading Michigan Judicial Organization Discusses Indian Child Welfare Issues