Urban Indian Health Services

To provide health-related services to Urban Indians including: (1) Alcohol and substance abuse prevention, treatment, rehabilitation, and education; (2) mental health needs assessment and services; (3) health promotion and disease prevention services; (4) immunization services.

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Examples of Funded Projects

(1) Alcohol and Substance Abuse Prevention, Intervention, After-Care and Education for Youth and Families; (2) Therapeutic Counseling; (3) Comprehensive Chemical Dependency Project; (4) Mental Health Needs Assessment; (5) Mental Health Services; (6) Immunization Services; and (7) Diabetes Prevention/Education and Obesity Control.


Agency - Department of Health and Human Services

The Department of Health and Human Services is the Federal government's principal agency for protecting the health of all Americans and providing essential human services, especially to those who are least able to help themselves.

Website Address

http://www.ihs.gov


Relevant Nonprofit Program Categories





Selected Recipients for this Program


RecipientAmount Start DateEnd Date
United American Indian Involvement, Inc. $ 1,074,641   2009-04-012016-03-31
United American Indian Involvement, Inc. $ 501,202   2009-04-012016-03-31
Native American Rehabilitation Association Inc $ 44,076   2008-09-152012-09-14
Native Americans For Community Action, Inc. $ 44,076   2008-09-012012-08-31
Hunter Health Clinic Inc, The $ 65,076   2008-09-012012-08-31
Denver Indian Health And Family Services, Inc. $ 44,076   2008-09-012012-08-31
Native American Health Center, Inc. $ 44,076   2008-09-012012-08-31
United American Indian Involvement, Inc. $ 44,076   2008-09-012012-08-31
Native American Community Health Center, Inc. $ 65,076   2008-09-012012-08-31
South Dakota Urban Indian Health, Inc $ 74,076   2008-09-012012-08-31



Program Accomplishments

Thirty-four continuing grant awards were funded in fiscal year 2005. It is estimated that 34 continuing grants will be awarded in fiscal year 2006, and it is anticipated that 34 continuing grants will be awarded in fiscal year 2007.

Uses and Use Restrictions

These grants are limited to established urban Indian health services.

The recipient organization must be an urban Indian organization with whom the Secretary has entered into a contract or grant under Title V of the Indian Health Care Improvement Act (25 U.S.C.

1651 et seq).