Sequestration: The impact on the most at-risk population – Native youth

Date: 2013
(For resources, this is the publication date. For programs, this is the date posted.)

Information

Type:  Report
Author:  Center for Native American Youth
Publisher:  Aspen Institute

Describes the impact of cuts to federal programs serving native youth as a result of sequestration.  These include violence and substance abuse prevention programs as well as cuts to education, mental health services, public safety, and juvenile justice.

Populations:  American Indians and Alaska Natives, Youth
Settings:  Juvenile Justice System, Foster Care, Health Care, Outpatient Mental Health, Schools, Substance Abuse Treatment, Workplaces
Planning and Implementing:  Funding
Strategies:  Treatment