Dear Members of the UAII Community,

I trust that you are well and safe.  I am writing because I wanted to share some updates on the reopening of UAII for workshops and group activities.

Although UAII has been open to scheduled appointments, we are looking to our city and state officials for guidance on how to address social gatherings for many of our activities.  Our tentative goal is to reopen UAII for group activities and workshops by Monday, July 6th.  More details will be released in the near future.  It will be different from everything we’ve known and I hope you will give us feedback along the way.

Over the past couple of months, UAII staff have adopted additional public health guidelines that promote safety while visiting UAII.  Some examples include increased cleaning and disinfecting of commonly touched surface areas, promoting hand hygiene by washing hands, practicing social distancing by placing markings on the floor, providing face coverings for our employees and Community that are onsite and screening all visitors and employees with touchless temperature checks.

I hope to see you soon and want to extend my sincere appreciation for your patience during this time.  I know it has not been easy but we are all in this together.  Stay strong and stay positive.  As always, please continue to be safe and look after yourself, your loved ones, and especially our Elders.

 

Eugene Martinez

Interim Chief Executive Officer

 

Are COVID-19 or other stressors keeping you up at night?

Are you worried about how to care for yourself or your family during the COVID-19 crisis and need additional support?  UAII and 7 Generations are here to help.  If you are interested in talking with someone about whatever is keeping you up at night, please click on the button at the bottom,  give us some brief information,  and we will contact you as soon as possible for support, even while social distancing is in place.  We are now offering everything from online cultural and family activities, online linkages and referrals to resources in your community, short term and ongoing therapy online, online parent support at our Parent Cafe, or even if you only want to talk through some things by phone or video chat.   Call us! or Reach out through the link.  We are all in this together.

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