As a result of the current Federal government funding situation, the information on this website may not be up to date or acted upon. Updates regarding government operating status and resumption of normal operations can be found at www.opm.gov . Despite the lapse in appropriations, IHS will continue to provide direct clinical health care services as well as referrals for contracted services that cannot be provided through IHS clinics. For more information on how IHS is impacted, visit: HHS Contingency Plan
Northwest Portland Area Indian Health Board (NPAIHB)
National Indian Health Board (NIHB)
The National Indian Health Board provides a variety of services to tribes, Area Health Boards, Tribal organizations, federal agencies, and private foundations.
Domestic Violence Prevention Initiative
The Domestic Violence Prevention Initiative (DVPI) is a nationally-coordinated demonstration program addressing domestic violence, sexual assault, and family violence within American Indian/Alaska Native (AI/AN) communities. The DVPI expands outreach and increases awareness by funding programs that provide outreach, victim advocacy, intervention, policy development, community response teams and community and school education programs.
Methamphetamine and Suicide Prevention Initiative
The Methamphetamine and Suicide Prevention Initiative (MSPI) is a nationally-coordinated demonstration project, focusing on providing much-needed methamphetamine and suicide prevention and intervention resources for American Indian/Alaska Native (AI/AN) communities. This initiative promotes the use and development of evidence-based and practice-based models that represent culturally-appropriate prevention and treatment approaches to methamphetamine abuse and suicide prevention from a community-driven context.