HIV/AIDS, sexually transmitted infections and hepatitis affect American Indian and Alaska Native communities in disproportionate numbers. Circle of Life, based on the medicine wheel, is a unique interactive middle school curriculum to help Native youth model healthy choices and prevent diseases. The program infuses a multimedia rich format with various skill-building games and activities about making positive choices and the consequences of risky behaviors.
Population of focus: American Indian and Alaska Native youth
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Organization: The Office of Minority Health Resource Center, along with the Indian Health Service (IHS) and Kat Communications