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HILI Highlight: Supporting and Inspiring Native Youth Webinar

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Supporting and Inspiring Native Youth Webinar featured the following Panelists:


Cortney Yarholar, Program Manager, OJJDP Tribal Youth TTA Center
Dr. Crystal Aschenbrener, Department Chair, Social Work, Alverno College
Christian Weaver, Director of Organizational Development, Native Services, Boys and Girls Clubs of America
Mike Garringer, Director of Research and Evaluation at MENTOR: The National Mentoring Partnership

The UNITY Peer Guides and Healing Indigenous Lives Initiative is dedicated to spreading awareness of available resources to Native youth to help increase community safety, protective factors and reduce youth risky behaviors contributing to juvenile delinquency.

Additional Resources:
Affiliates serve as a clearinghouse for training, resources, public awareness and
advocacy. Find your local affiliate here:
Mentoring Connector
Recruit mentors by submitting your program to the Mentoring Connector
National Mentoring Resource Center
Check out the OJJDP National Mentoring Resource Center for no-cost evidence-based mentoring resources