COVID-19 Dikos Ntsaaigii Resources

Below are a few links to information on COVID-19 Dikos Ntsaaigii, to help you get accurate information and updates. Please be aware of false/embellished information that might be spread on social media and the internet.    

Wash your hands, practice social distancing and be a good relative doing your part on not spreading this virus.

Navajo Nation Command Center (928) 871-7014 or 6271

* Be Safe* Be Smart * Stay Home* 


Saving Livings, Protecting People CDC Coronavirus - "Are you at higher risk for severe illness?" (CDC Website click text)

Cyber Infrastructure, Defending Against COVID-19 Cyber Scams - DHS Responds: Coronavirus (COVID-19) (click text)


We know you need assistance with various different situations.
Here's a few for you Caregiver.

Elder Abuse
Health - FREE Yoga
Rental Assistance
Special Needs
Long Distance Care
VA Caregiver
Legal Assistance
Alzheimer's/Dementia Info

national Indigenous Elder
 justice initiative 

Get to know the Types of Elder Abuse and Warning Signs. The National hotline is used to report fraud against anyone age 60 or older 1-833-FRAUD-11 1-833-372-8311

native Stregth Revolution

Yoga & Wellness Training t Revolutionize Native Health. Healing indigenous communities one breath at a time. Take a FREE class 

Suicide Prevention LIfeline

We can all help prevent suicide. The Lifeline provides 24/7, free and confidential support for people in distress, prevention and crisis resources for you or your loved ones, and best practices for professionals in the United States. 

Arizona Family Caregiver Reimbursement Program 

Call them up at 1-888-979-7494 or visit their website for more information at

National Indian council on aging

The National Indian Council on Aging, Inc. (NICOA), a non profit organization, was founded in 1976 by members of the National tribal Chairmen's Association that called or the national organization focused on aging American Indian and Alaska Native elders.  

Caregiver help

An online Caregiving survival guide! Much needed information and FREE training on various Caregiving topics such as Self Assess, Guilt, Grief and Managing Anger, just to name a few. 

Educational for parents of indian children
with special needs 

EPICS is a 501(c)(3) non profit community parent resource center for families who have Native American children with disabilities and/or special health care needs. ages birth to 26 in New Mexico. 

long distant caregiving

Getting Started with Long-Distant Caregiving,

*  Who is a long-distant caregiver?
*  What can a caregiver really do from     afar?
*  First steps for new long distance          caregivers?
*  What do caregivers need to know        about heir family member's health?
*  Making the most our of visits with        aging parents or relatives 

VA caregiver support

Did you serve in the military? A family member of a veteran and need more assistance, navigation in finding out what you may be eligible for? Contact the Veteran Affairs Caregiver Support Program. Eligible Veterans of all areas may benefit from these services, under the Program of General Caregiver Support Services. Call toll free 1-855-260-3274.

AARP Family Caregiving

Find valuable informational about the basics of caregiving, key resources and tips for navigating your role as a new or experienced caregiver. 

legal assistance

DNA people's legal services

DNA People's Legal Services is a 501 (c)(3) nonprofit legal aid organization that provides free civil legal services to low-income people who otherwise could not afford to hire an attorney. Toll Free: 1-833-362-1102 or 928-871-4151

native American Disability law center
The Native American Disability Law Center provides advocacy, referral information, and educational resources to all Native Americans with a disability living anywhere in the Four Corners area who feel that they have been:
                       *  Discriminated against because of their disability
                       *  Abused or neglected, or
                       *  Wrongly denied a service

Toll-Free: 1-800-862-7271 or 505-566-5880

NM Legal aid

In a state where almost half a million residents live under the poverty line, New Mexico Legal Aid strives to maintain a high level of service to promote family and economic stability. For every 14,000 poor persons, there is one legal aid attorney at NMLA. We dedicate our work to individuals and families who have depleted resources for basic human needs. 1-833-545-4357 generally Monday - Thursday, 10am - 3pm. 

AZ Legal Aid

Jackson White offers a full range of legal services to assist individuals, families and businesses in achieving success through out the state of Arizona on a wide range of legal matters. 480-568-2482.


An ombudsman provides a voice for those in a nursing home or assisted living. The Navajo Nation Ombudsman, both Arizona and New Mexico State have this advocacy program to assist you. Division of Aging and Long Term Care (602) 542-6454 or (928 871-6869

Arizona department of ecoomic security (asdes)

Is your loved one in an nursing home or assisted living? The Ombudsman's office offers assistance to clients that are experiencing issues with DES programs and services, and have been unable to work through the normal channels within the agency to address their concerns. 

New mexico aging & long term care services (Nmaltcs)

in your love one in a nursing home or assisted living? NMALTCS is providing a voice for vulnerable adults who might otherwise go unheard.

*  Advocating for Their Rights
*  Investigating Complaints
*  Helping to Resolve Concerns
*  Ensuring they Receive the Quality
    of Care they Deserve

alzheimer's & dementia
international association for indigenous aging

501 (c)3 non profit focused on improving the health and well-being of American Indians, Alaska Native and other indigenous people as they more through the aging spectrum.

alzheimer's associations

Need some support, information about Alzheimer's, contact the Alzheimer' Association has a 24/7 800 number and located in each state.

 Arizona Desert Southwest Chapter

New Mexico Chapter

dementia friends usa

Dementia Friends USA is part of a global movement that is changing the way people think, act and talk about dementia. Anyone can be a Dementia Friend - we all have a part to play in creating dementia friendly communities! 

Arizona Banner health

Arizona has the highest-growth rate of Alzheimer's disease in the country. Learn how you can support a future without Alzheimer's.

We understand that memory and related issues have a profound impact on patients and their families. See how we can help address your non-medical needs throughout the disease journey.

Road Map for Indian country

The population of older American Indians and Alaska Natives (AI/ANs) is growing and quickly. Between 2014 - 2060, the number of AI/ANs aged 65 and older living with dementia is projected to grow over five times.

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Understanding ALzheimer's & dementia

Annual check up's can tell a lot of your health. Read more to know how Dementia affects eye health.

HElping those who care for a person with dementia

Helping those who care for a person with Dementia. Has various aids for each stage of Alzheimer's.