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Indian Health Service The Federal Health Program for American Indians and Alaska Natives

Community health representative: The first tribally contracted program, since 1968 - American indian paraprofessional healthcare providers

CHR - Non AI/AN Health Resources

Help and Funding

Other Health Resources

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The Community Health Worker's Heart Disease and Stroke Prevention Sourcebook
The sourcebook is NOT a replacement for basic CHR training.

The sourcebook contains information and activities on heart disease and stroke and on the major risk factors for these diseases in adults. It also contains information on risk factors that begin in childhood. Additionally, it addresses people’s adherence to treatment and their communication with health care providers.

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The Indian Country Environmental Hazard Assessment Training Project (ICEHAP) Exit Disclaimer: You Are Leaving www.ihs.gov
Indian Country Environmental Hazard Assessment Training Project (ICEHAP): Training in environmental hazard assessment is provided to tribes wishing to solve environmental problems (e.g. mold, lead paint, contaminated soil, abandoned properties, open pit dumps, leaking USTs, etc..) on their lands. Sponsored by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration, in cooperation with the Bureau of Indian Affairs and the Environmental Protection Agency, the training is presented upon request by ICEHAP volunteers.

For more information, contact Renee Dufault, U.S. FDA, 5630 Fishers Lane, Room 1028, Rockville, MD 20857, (Phone) 301-827-1014, (E-mail) renee.dufault@fda.gov

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NIH News In Health

Physical Activity Guide for Elders [pdf]

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Social Marketing Web Course (free) & Information for Physical Activity and Nutrition

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