Because of our commitment to future generations, United Indians offers a robust array of services and supports for expectant families and families with young children.
Find our range of Family Services programs below.
Ina Maka Home Visiting Program
We believe that parents are their child’s first and most important teachers. Our Ina Maka home visiting program for newborn and young children offers families one-on-one time with home visitors who work with them to make sure they receive the support they need.
Foster Care Support
The United Indians ICW-Foster Care Program is a Child Placing agency (CPA), located at Daybreak star cultural center in Seattle, WA. Our program also assists Non-Native American families currently caring for native American children.
Screening and support system to ensure school readiness. We serve Native American, Alaska Native, Indigenous, Native Hawaiian and Pacific Islanders with early childhood screenings and collaboration with families to set goals, locate appropriate support, and meet emerging needs.
Our Strong Fathers Support Program
Through group and individualized support, Our Strong Fathers (OSF) is designed to meet Native fathers’ cultural and parental needs. OSF will work to reduce the personal, cultural and systemic barriers that disproportionately affect Native fathers. Meetings consist of talking circles, cultural crafts, parenting skills, mentorship and more!
A high-quality early learning program rooted in Indigenous, play-based, emergent curriculum that sees children and their families as competent contributors to our community.
Located at Daybreak Star Indian Cultural Center in Seattle’s beautiful Discovery Park, Daybreak Star Preschool serves children ages 3 to 5 in full-day (9am-3pm) programs, with before and after school care available.
The Traditional Medicine program at United Indians is founded on the belief that our Native community thrives when Indigenous knowledge is celebrated and maintained. Housed at Daybreak Star Cultural Center on 20 acres of land inside Discovery Park, the program prioritizes the seasonal teachings of the land and our responsibilities to one another.
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