Promise Statement

We the Ahtna T’aene Nene’, inspired by our cultural values, will provide exceptional health services, child and youth development, and life-enhancing resources to empower all people in our region to thrive in every stage of life, from treasured infant to honored elder.

The Promise of Tradition Meets the Power of Science

The traditional vision set forward by the Copper Basin tribes in our Promise Statement – to provide comprehensive, integrated health care close to home – has been affirmed by the latest in scientific research. The scientific community has confirmed the wisdom of our elders who understood the connection between family, community, tradition, spirit, and health.