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Daily Archives: April 25, 2017

Protecting Our Youth From Abuse is a Step Toward Protecting Our Future

Protecting Our Youth From Abuse is a Step Toward Protecting Our Future

By Admin on Apr 2017

WINDOW ROCK - President Russell Begaye and Vice President Jonathan Nez signed a proclamation designating April 2017 as Navajo Nation Child Abuse Prevention Month. Within their administration, both President Begaye and Vice President Nez have prioritized addressing issues facing the Navajo Youth. The Office of the President and Vice President (OPVP) has undertaken the Building Communities of Hope campaign to address the epidemic of suicide that exists on the Navajo Nation. In this, OPVP has taken to educating schools across the Nation in starting critical dialogue towards identifying and addressing youth who might be in need of intervention. OPVP has[...]

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