Whirling Thunder Wellness Program | Winnebago Tribe of Nebraska

Abstract:

Winnebago Tribe of Nebraska LogoEstablished in 1979, and taken under Winnebago tribal management in 1995, the Whirling Thunder Wellness Program combats diabetes and substance abuse by raising community awareness, administering primary and secondary prevention services, and encouraging healthy lifestyles that are consistent with traditional practices. With its focus on prevention, this field-based program is changing individual and community behavior on the reservation and helping to ensure a healthy citizenry for generations to come.

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Last updated on 03/03/2022