Resource Library

This library contains over 200 articles and resources relevant to tribal child welfare, gathered from a wide variety of sources. It also includes all of the products developed by the Capacity Building Center for Tribes that you see featured on this website. We hope you find what you need!

Materials here not created by the Capacity Building Center for Tribes are for reference and not necessarily endorsed by the Children’s Bureau.

Washington State Indian Child Welfare Manual

This manual outlines Washington’s rules that apply when working with Native children, youth and families. Their rules expand the Indian Child Welfare Act’s (ICWA) definition of an “Indian Child” in some situations to include Canadian Indians...