926 Pennsylvania Ave, SE,Washington, DC united-states
National Indian Health Board
* Support traditionally-oriented, sustainable, evaluable ecological approaches to diabetes prevention, focusing on community efforts to reclaim traditional foods and physical activity in their communities. * Encourage local policy changes to increase availability and access to local, traditional foods and forms of exercise. * Revive, create, and preserve stories of healthy traditional ways shared in homes, schools, and communities. * Engage community members to follow program progress with an eye towards improvement and sustainability * Participate in health promotion activities *Explore diabetes in context with history, with social support; and share stories of hope for preventing diabetes and its complications.
Partnership with the Centers for Disease Control (CDC)