According to the most recent Census estimates, tribal families are 2.5 times more likely to live without adequate plumbing, and 11 times more likely to lack adequate kitchen facilities.
According to the US Commission on Civil Rights, about 90,000 Native families are homeless or under-housed on any given night, and Native communities nationwide face an immediate housing shortfall of 200,000 homes.
According to the Centers for Disease Control, tribal families are twice as likely as non-tribal families to live in inadequate or unhealthy housing.
It is estimated that 70% of the existing housing stock in Indian Country is in need of critical health and safety repairs...many of them extensive.
We want to change this, and we believe that you do too. Safe, healthy , and affordable tribal homes, sustainable solutions, and partnership are Red Feather's mission...and we're making progress.