August 1, 2022

A national parent support program on the reservation ends due to a loss of funding during the pandemic

Author: Taylar Stagner

Elsie Charging Crow is helping with a Northern Arapaho summer youth program teaching childcare.
The classroom setting is new. Before the pandemic, she would be going into the homes of new and expectant mothers and helping them set up doctor's appointments, and checking up on their nutrition.
Charging Crow is the Family Spirit supervisor on the Wind River Reservation. A program created by Indigenous researchers under the Johns Hopkins Center for American Indian Health that promotes the overall he...