Mission Statement The Cherokee Healing and Wellness Coalition is committed to enhancing the lives of the people by honoring and reclaiming the seven Cherokee core values especially by the reduction of substance abuse in a comprehensive manner primarily focusing on youth.
Core Values SPIRITUALITY – HARMONY – EDUCATION – SENSE OF PLACE – HONORING THE PAST – STRONG CHARACTER – SENSE OF HUMOR.
Vision Statement We walk in a manner that will positively affect seven generations
Who Are We The Healing and Wellness Coalition is comprised of representatives of the Eastern Band of Cherokee Indians Tribal Diabetes Program, Analenisgi, BIA Social Services, Tribal Domestic Violence Program, various other tribal programs, several churches, traditional spiritual leaders, elders and interested community people.
During our October Meeting, we by majority vote, decided to take the Coalitions first sabbatical in our 10 years of service. We have resumed as of January 2013.