The Changing Woman Initiative

The Changing Woman Initiative is a developing non-profit organization that seeks to draw on cultural strengths to renew indigenous birth knowledge and healing through holistic approaches and community empowerment. The initiative would begin the process of developing collaborative relationships between Native American health professionals, health policy advocates, community health workers & organizations, and tribal governments to address the lack of culturally appropriate care in women’s health. CONTINUE READING

Plans for the first Native American Birth Center


Changing Women Initiative founders Nicolle Gonzales (l) and Brittany Simplicio Photo: Courtesy of Nicolle Gonzales