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February 2012Vol. 13, No. 1ICWA Contact Database

A new resource aims to utilize technology to help agencies and organizations meet legislative requirements necessary for Indian Child Welfare Act (ICWA) compliance. Ayazuta, which means "connect" in the Lakota language, is a comprehensive source for up-to-date and searchable ICWA contact information. The database is updated every 6 months to include:

  • Downloadable ICWA Tribal contact data
  • Information on qualified ICWA expert witnesses
  • Other resources searchable by Tribe name, State, or keyword

To view these tools and more, visit: