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Yakama Nation Native Americans “Speak Out”

Program Type: Local Effort - Programs and/or activities that have not been evaluated but are identified by local programs as producing positive results.

Description:
The SpeakOut Youth Initiative provides opportunities for youth (age 14-18) to gain leadership training, practice advocacy skills and receive recognition when the “SpeakOut” against Cancer. “Speak Out” Participants learn how to influence real world issues that make a difference in saving lives, through individual power and the spirit of working together.

Age Group(s):
Children, Adolescents

Site Type(s):
Community, Work site

Health Indicator(s):
Health Education

Service Area:
Portland

Keyword(s):
Capacity building or empowerment

Name: Diane Sekaquaptewa
Site or Location Name: Yakama Nation Native Americans “Speak Out”
Address:
P.O. Box 151, Fortroad
Toppenish, WA 98948
Email: dianetigerlily@hotmail.com
Phone: (509)865-5121