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Upcoming Hearings

June 23-24, 2022

Great Plains and Midwest Regional Hearing

The Commission on Native Children to hold its fourth regional hearing to hear from expert witnesses and the public on the successes, challenges, and needs for supporting Native children. During the three days of the Regional Hearing, the Commission will hear from respected researchers and experts in the region on the successes and challenges in supporting Native children on four key topics:

1) Physical, mental, and behavioral health;
2) Education and early childhood development;
3) Child welfare, juvenile justice, and violence;
4) Systems innovations and best practices in Native communities; and
5) Youth and Community Panel

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Past Hearings

June 3, 2022

Virtual Hearing—Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorders

The three-person panel will discuss fetal alcohol spectrum disorders related to Native children. During this panel, experts will present strengths, challenges, and opportunities for improvement for Native children, youth, and their communities.

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May 13, 2022

Virtual Hearing—College and Career Readiness

Details of the College and Career Readiness Virtual Hearing

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April 21-22, 2022

Navajo Regional Hearing

Details of the Navajo Regional Hearing

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April 1, 2022

Virtual Hearing–Increasing Native Children’s Academic Achievement

Details of the Virtual Hearing–K12 Education

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March 11, 2022

Virtual Hearing–Suicide Prevention and Mental Health

Details of the Suicide Prevention and Mental Health Hearing

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February 24-26, 2022

Southwest and Western Regional Hearing

Details of the Southwest and Western Regional Hearing

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January 28, 2022

Virtual Hearing–Early Childhood Development

Details of Virtual Hearing–Early Childhood Development

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January 7, 2022

Virtual Hearing–Juvenile Justice

Details of Virtual Hearing–Juvenile Justice

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August 21, 2021

Alaska Regional Hearing

Details of Alaska Regional Hearing

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March 12, 2021

Hearing on Early Childhood Development

Details of Public Hearing

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January 19, 2021

Hearing on COVID-19 Impacts

Details of Public Hearing

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September 29, 2020

Virtual Hearing–Generational and Multi-Generational Approaches

Details of Virtual Hearing

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July 28, 2020

Virtual Hearing–Youth Substance Use Prevention

Details of Virtual Hearing

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March 14, 2020

Regional Hearing (Shortened due to COVID-19)

Details of Hearing (Shortened due to COVID-19)

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