NAHM November

Native American Heritage Month (November 2021)

Publication Date: Nov 11, 2021

November is Native American Heritage Month: In 1990 President George H.W. Bush designated November “National American Indian Heritage Month”. Today the month-long tribute to the ancestry and traditions of Native Americans is also referred to as "American Indian and Alaska Native Heritage Month". According to the US Census Bureau (2020), there are approximately 7.1 million individuals identifying as American Indian/Alaska Native (AI/AN). Please visit the following websites to learn more and find resources to support this community. 

National American Indian and Alaska Native MHTTC 

US Department of Health and Human Services Office of Minority Health 

SAMHSA Behavioral Health Equity