June 27, 2017


Presented by Hilary Baca, Client Relationship Manager Health Initiatives, National Jewish Health

June 27, 2017, 3 p.m. EDT

For free culturally appropriate commercial tobacco cessation coaching, call 1-855-372-0037.

We will be going over general information on National Jewish Health and the Michigan Tobacco Quitline, along with an update on how the American Indian Commercial Tobacco Program is going.  This will also include some preliminary data on utilization and demographics.

More details to be announced soon.


June 29, 2017

Expanding Gigiigoo’inaan – Our Fish App

A mobile app to promote healthy fish consumption

Great Lakes fish are important to our tribal communities for cultural and nutritional reasons, but information about the safe consumption of fish can be confusing and contradictory.  Gigiigoo’inaan App (Our Fish App) is designed to help tribal community members make informed and healthy decisions about eating fish.

The Inter-Tribal Council of Michigan is working to test Gigiigoo’inaan App with tribal community members on:

1 – 2 p.m. June 29

6 – 7 p.m. June 29

Inter-Tribal Council of Michigan Offices

2956 Ashmun Street, Sault Ste. Marie, Michigan 49783

Native adults (18 and older) are eligible to participate in 1-hour long focus groups

Participants will be compensated for their time with a $25 gift card

Please contact Robin Clark at (906) 632-6896 x. 121 for more information and to sign up.

This project is a collaboration among Inter-Tribal Council of Michigan, Chippewa Ottawa Resource Authority, and the Medical College of Wisconsin.  The principal investigator of this research study is Dr. Matthew Dellinger.

June 29, 2017

Annual “Honoring Our Children Pow Wow”

Presented by Inter-Tribal Council of Michigan, Inc. Head Start Programs

At the Woodland Gathering Grounds, Wilson, Michigan
*Rain Site at Hannahville Indian School

Thursday, June 29, 2017
Community Feast 12-1 p.m.
Pow Wow 1-4 p.m.

Everyone is welcome!

For information call 906-723-2725

View flier below for full details.