Description of original award (Fiscal Year 2023, $99,807)
The Colville Confederated Tribes proposes to implement the Mind, Body, Spirit youth program, administered by the Colville Public Safety Department Peacemaker Circle. The purpose is to promote positive mental health and well-being among Tribal youth who have been impacted by substance use, child abuse, and domestic violence. The Peacemaker Circle intends to provide a strategic youth diversion program plan by way of traditional and cultural lessons. The intended beneficiaries of this project are any Tribal youth who live or reside near the Colville Reservation.