Self-Governance Communication & Education Tribal Consortium

VA Announces Tribal Consultation to Establish Top Tribal Priorities

The Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) is seeking input from Tribal leaders on the top 3 to 5 priorities that Tribes have for serving Veterans in Indian Country.  These priorities, once identified, will be used to assist in the development of an Indian Country Veterans Affairs policy agenda.

The first consultation will be hosted on Wednesday, June 29, 2016 at 5:15 PM at the Spokane
Convention Center, at 334 W. Spokane Falls Blvd., Spokane, WA 99201 in conjunction with the National Congress of American Indians Mid-Year Conference.

A second in-person consultation will be scheduled at a later date.  However, written comments will be collected until October 7, 2016 and may be submitted electronically

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