Arizona Department of Child Safety announces ‘Youth Leadership Day’ and Other Youth Programs! through March 13

| March 8, 2021

By the Arizona Department of Child Safety

Calling all adults and high school youth!! Join us for our 10th Annual Youth Leadership Days – the VIRTUAL edition. Participation is FREE for American Indian high school students everywhere.


March 13th – schedule below is for both days:

·     Parent/adult session is 8:30 AM – 9:30 AM

·     Youth Session is 9:30 AM – Noon

·     Click here to view the agenda

·     Hear from Tatanka Means, Jeri Bruno, Robert Johnston, Thosh Collins and many more!!


VIRTUAL tours with different colleges and trade schools are also available for your participation. Register Today!

·     Navajo Technical College: Tuesday, March 9th, 10AM – 11AM

·     United Tribes Technical College: Tuesday, March 9th, 4PM – 5PM

·     The Refrigeration School, Inc (RSI): Wednesday, March 10th, 10AM – 11AM

·     Arizona State University: Wednesday, March 10th, 4PM – 5PM

·     Northern Arizona University: Thursday, March 11th, 10AM – 11AM

·     Diné College: Friday, March 12th, 10AM – 11AM




Other items to note:

·     Drawings for: Nintendo Switch, RESPAWN 110 Gaming Chair, Laptop, $200 Macy’s Gift cards, and more!

·     The more you participate in, them ore entries in the drawing!

·     All registrants will receive a VIP bonus bag! If you live in the area, you can arrange to pick it up at PIC and if you don’t… we will mail it to you!

·     All links to the sessions will be emailed to you 48 hours in advance

·     Be sure you have internet capability and a device in which to participate


We look forward to seeing you!




Don’t Miss These Events to Assist in

Preparation for Life After High School.

Register Now!



FAFSA and College & Trade School Application Assistance
Thursday, March 4, 2021 | 5 PM – 7 PM

·     Applying to Community Colleges & Trade Schools


Thursday, March 18, 2021 | 4PM – 6PM

·     Live FAFSA Walkthrough


Click here for more workshops like these.

(download the flyer)




Youth Ribbon Skirt Making Workshop
Sew a ribbon skirt in just two class sessions! The instructor will go through a step-by-step process and include some background information on the story of ribbon skirts among American Indian people. This workshop is targeted for high school aged youth.


Click here to register!

(download the flyer)





Self Defense Class
Join this free, virtual self-defense class with Kylie Hunts-in-Winter, a Black Belt in Kenpo Karate. She is an experienced self-defense Instructor whose Brave Woman Campaign advocates empowering indigenous high school students against violence.


Click here to register. (download the flyer)


The Phoenix Indian Center supports the awareness movement MMIWG platform and commits to empowerment and social change.


Don’t Miss This Opportunity for

Junior High Aged Youth.

Register Now!



Living in 2 Worlds
Calling all American Indian Middle School Students! Are you interested in learning about how your American Indian culture and values can help you stay safe in everyday conflicts? Join us for one of the upcoming cycles:


·     Cycle 1: Every Tuesday @ 5PM beginning March 9 – June 15, 2021 (download the flyer)


·     Cycle 2: Every Saturday @ 1PM beginning March 13 – June 19, 2021 (download the flyer)


Click here to register!




Upcoming Events


See what’s happening this month.


Click here to view our calendar of events!



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