Tribal Action Plan (TAP) Development Workshop

Tribal Action Plan (TAP) Development Workshop: A Tribal Law and Order Act Training Initiative

 

The U.S. Department of Justice and the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration are collaborating on a Tribal Action Plan (TAP) Development Workshop to be held January 25-27, 2017, in Columbia, SC. Travel and lodging will be provided by the Office of Legal Education.

The TAP workshop will provide tribes with tools and guidance to help them develop a TAP. The Tribal Law and Order Act of 2010 addresses the development of TAPs and their support of the principle of tribal self-determination. TAPs also provide tribes the opportunity to take a proactive role in the fight against alcohol and substance misuse in their communities.

TAP Development Workshop
Dates:
Jan. 25-27, 2017

 

Location:
Columbia, SC

 

Nominations Due:
Friday, Nov. 25, 2016

 

Learn More and Apply

The TAP Workshop will be led by experienced faculty and include sessions focused on:

  • Community readiness
  • Local resource identification
  • Areas of prevention/intervention
  • Strategic plan development

The TAP Workshop is designed for tribes who have not previously participated in intensive tribal action plan training. The deadline to apply is Nov. 25. Learn more and apply.

Tribes who are chosen to participate are required to send a core team of five representatives from the following disciplines: the tribe’s TAP Tribal Coordinating Committee, tribal leadership, tribal behavioral health director, public health nurse, community health representative, tribal judicial service representative, law enforcement, spiritual leader, and the education system representative. Tribes who have participated in a Gathering of Native Americans (GONA) training possess important preparation for the TAP Workshop.

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