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HUD ONAP Environmental Review Training

by nlc-admin | August 18, 2017

HUD ONAP Environmental Review Training This 3-day training provides Indian tribes (“tribes” also includes Native Alaskan villages) and other recipients of HUD’s Office of Native American Program funding — Tribally Designated Housing Entities (TDHEs) — with specific instructions and guidelines for carrying out their responsibilities under the environmental review process according to 24 CFR Part […]

ONAP Program Guidance 2016-01 regarding use of IHBG, Title VI, and ICDBG to fund Broadband Activities

by nlc-admin | August 17, 2017

ONAP Program Guidance 2016-01 regarding use of IHBG, Title VI, and ICDBG to fund Broadband Activities This guidance provides tribes and tribally designated housing entities with information on several nationwide initiatives to expand broadband connectivity in low-income communities. It also explains how the Indian Housing Block Grant (IHBG), Title VI Loan Guarantee, and Indian Community […]

HUD’s Southwest Office of Native American Programs

by nlc-admin | August 17, 2017

HUD’s Southwest Office of Native American Programs is pleased to share this information: The Native American Housing Study Briefing which originally aired on Monday, January, 23, 2017 is now archived for you to view.  You may view the briefing on YouTube. Click Here to view the video.

Centers for Disease Control Recommends Approaches for Community Activity 

by nlc-admin | August 17, 2017

Centers for Disease Control Recommends Approaches for Community Activity  The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services Centers for Disease Control has developed the website https://www.thecommunityguide.org.  This website offers tools, publications, and resources on many topics.  One set of resources focuses on Combined Built Environment Features Help Communities Get Active recommends using street connectivity, sidewalk […]

America’s Health Rankings Senior Report 2017

by nlc-admin | August 17, 2017

America’s Health Rankings Senior Report 2017 Provides a national and state-by-state overview of population health for older adults across 34 measures. National findings include data for rural, urban, and suburban areas for physical activity, obesity, tobacco and alcohol use, dental visits, and pain management. Sponsoring organization: United Health Foundation. Date: 2017