Children’s Services

COVID-19 Low-Income Emergency Rental Assistance (ERA) Program

What is the COVID-19 ERA Program? The purpose of the COVID-19 Low-Income ERA Program is to provide emergency rental assistance for the payment of rent and utilities, for low-income households whose income is at or below 80% of the Median Income, who face potential eviction or homelessness, and who are Tribal members and other Indian … Continue reading COVID-19 Low-Income Emergency Rental Assistance (ERA) Program

Niqipiaq/Native Traditional Food Donations June 7, 2021

Native Village of Barrow would like to be able to supply our Tribal Elders with niqipiaq or Native traditional foods like agviq (Bowhead whale), qilalugaq or maktaaq (Beluga whale), natchiq or ugruk (seals), misigaaq (seal oil), aiviq (walrus), tutuu (caribou), iqaluq (fish), nigliq (geese), qaugait (ducks), and vegetation or herbs. The NVB community is welcome to donate … Continue reading Niqipiaq/Native Traditional Food Donations June 7, 2021

Become a Tribally Licensed Foster Parent

For more information, contact Native Village of Barrow Workforce Development Department Frances Leavitt @ 907-852-8922 Annie Rexford @ 907-852-8913  

ANNOUNCEMENT-COVID-19 RELIEF FUND

NVB received Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security Act funding to cover costs associated with the COVID-19 Pandemic. Native Village of Barrow Tribal Council met on February 10,2021 and approved an economic impact relief payment to eligible tribal members. Date of distribution – Starting April 1,2021 Amount – $400.00 to each Tribal member   (Non-Taxable … Continue reading ANNOUNCEMENT-COVID-19 RELIEF FUND

Economic Impact Payment Information Center — Reconciling on Your 2020 Tax Return

You can visit the IRS website directly to learn more about the topic. Economic Impact Payment Information Center — Topic J: Reconciling on Your 2020 Tax Return | Internal Revenue Service (irs.gov) Economic Impact Payment Information Center — Topic J: Reconciling on Your 2020 Tax Return Q J2. Is the Payment includible in my gross … Continue reading Economic Impact Payment Information Center — Reconciling on Your 2020 Tax Return

NOTICE OF ANNUAL MEETING AND ELECTION OF NATIVE VILLAGE OF BARROW

Native Village of Barrow Council hereby give notice that the Native Village of Barrow will resume the Annual Meeting on February 13th, 2021 @ 1:00pm through Zoom.  The Election Polls will be from 8am to 8pm.    In addition, Absentee Ballots will be available for voting  Daily from 9am to 5pm on February 1st through … Continue reading NOTICE OF ANNUAL MEETING AND ELECTION OF NATIVE VILLAGE OF BARROW

Request for Proposal to Provide Managed Information Technology (IT) Services

Native Village of Barrow Iñupiat Traditional Government Request for Proposal to Provide Managed Information Technology (IT) Services Please Submit Proposal to: Mary Jane Lang, Executive Director Native Village of Barrow maryjane.lang@nvbarrow.net Phone 907-852-4411 Fax 907-852-8844 Issued Date: February 1, 2021 For: Information Technology (IT) Service Requirement Details, email: Nativevillagebarrow@gmail.com Native Village of Barrow shall to … Continue reading Request for Proposal to Provide Managed Information Technology (IT) Services

NVB Regular Monthly Meeting – Jan 19, 2021

Topic: NVB Regular Monthly Meeting Time: Jan 19, 2021 09:00 AM Alaska JOIN ZOOM MEETING https://zoom.us/j/98803720591 Meeting ID: 988 0372 0591 One tap mobile +16699006833,,98803720591# US (San Jose) +12532158782,,98803720591# US (Tacoma) DIAL BY  YOUR LOCATION +1 669 900 6833 US (San Jose) +1 253 215 8782 US (Tacoma) +1 346 248 7799 US (Houston) +1 … Continue reading NVB Regular Monthly Meeting – Jan 19, 2021

Annual Meeting – December 5,2020

  Video Link:   https://zoom.us/rec/play/B3lblvUw3uEn__QnleSi19NTuMvLH1Bfen1NT_MZrpr2W0XfhYju0rCPxgi4Y2mES2FXj7wA9Tl-T8yt.md8HS0GFdqsW6fFZ   Audio Only Link:   https://zoom.us/rec/play/s6uKGWrOwfsoYERvJdZ0lIZVAJ51anxs4AKw3l8M1Iv2chyjr1wZQlIQvxaRKXkXaqn-3ZeBulbemzWG.Ab3EM4QTKZxhoFe7

Native Village of Barrow Inupiat Traditional Government

Tribal Children's Code

NATIVE VILLAGE OF BARROW CODE OF LAWS

TITLE 1 COURT PROCEDURES

Petition to Reassume Exclusive Jurisdiction

Under the Indian Child Welfare Act

These two documents are the foundation in which we petitioned State of Alaska and the Tribal State Agreement between NVB and the State of Alaska HHS CYS (now OCS) that allowed NVB to develop a Children’s Code.

Tribal State Agreement

State of Alaska Social Services

These two documents are the foundation in which we petitioned State of Alaska and the Tribal State Agreement between NVB and the State of Alaska HHS CYS (now OCS) that allowed NVB to develop a Children’s Code.