Treatment and Services for American Indians, Alaska Natives, and Native Hawaiians

IHS Youth Regional Treatment Centers (YRTC)

Twelve tribally and federally operated residential treatment facilities located across the U.S. to address substance use disorder (SUD) and/or co-occurring mental health disorders (COD) among American Indian and Alaska Native (AI/AN) youth and their families at no cost. Provides a range of education and culture-based prevention initiatives, evidence-based and practice-based models of treatment, family strengthening and recreational activities designed to help AI/AN youth overcome challenges related to mental health and substance use. Promotes holistic, culturally responsive care that integrates clinical services with traditional healing, spiritual values, and cultural identification in a substance-free residential environment to support AI/AN youth in achieving their treatment goals and leading healthy, resilient lives.

Sponsor: Indian Health Service (IHS)
Indian Health Service (IHS) Division of Behavioral Health (DBH) Mental Health Program

Provides comprehensive mental health services for American Indian and Alaska Native individuals and families. Offers community and clinical-based treatments and services, including mental health treatment and support for substance use disorders (SUD) and opioid use disorder (OUD).

Sponsor: Indian Health Service (IHS)
VA Telehealth Clinical Resource Hubs (CRH)

Brings together primary care, mental health, and specialty care clinicians and communities facing challenges through telehealth connections to meet the needs of rural and Native American veterans. Provides increased access to healthcare services across veteran populations facing geographic or social barriers to care. CRH consists of integrated care teams that focus on whole health approaches to treating pain, substance use disorder (SUD), and other mental health conditions.

Sponsor: VHA Office of Rural Health (ORH)