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Welcome to the National Council of Urban Indian Health (NCUIH) website! NCUIH is a National 501(c)(3) organization devoted to the support and development of quality, accessible, and culturally-competent health services for American Indians and Alaska Natives living in urban settings.  + Overview

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    Sacramento Urban Health Center Achieves Accreditation

    Congratulations to Ms. Britta Guerrero, CEO Sacramento Native American Health Center (SNAHC) for achieving accreditation by  the Accreditation Association for Ambulatory Health Care  (AAAHC), in addition to certification as a Patient Centered Health Home.  


    The OUIHP enteres into a contractual arrangement with KAT Communications

    The OUIHP has entered into a contractual arrangement with KAT Communications to provide you with meaningful health information that is culturally reflective and community connected through the GoodHealth TV health and wellness education network created specifically to address health issues that appeal to Native Americans audiences.  


    SAMHSA awards NCUIH funding to assist Urban Indian Organizations with...

    On Friday, September 30, 2016, the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA) announced the approval of a one year funding contract to the National Council of Urban Indian Health (NCUIH) for outreach to Urban Indian Organizations (UIOs) to address and implement the priorities of the National Tribal Behavioral Health Agenda (TBHA). The overall goal of this project is to develop input on strategies to address behavioral health systems and supports, support healing from trauma, and other priorities in the TBHA to improve the health and wellbeing of our urban communities. The TBHA offers the opportunity to find common ground for developing interrelated and integrated actions for addressing the behavioral health needs of American Indians and Alaska Natives, including those residing in urban areas.


    Abigail Echo-Hawk, MA joins the Seattle Indian Health Board (SIHB) the new...

    Dear Leaders of Tribes, Tribal Organizations, Native-Serving Organizations, Funders, Government
    Agencies and our Partners:

    I am excited to announce that Abigail Echo-Hawk, MA is the new Director of the Urban Indian Health Institute (UIHI), at the Seattle Indian Health Board (SIHB).