In an effort to increase opportunities for community input, the California Truth & Healing Council will begin hosting virtual regional listening sessions on a monthly basis starting in March. The schedule for March was as follows:
Monday, March 15, 2021 from 1-2:30PM | Northern Region Listening Session
Tuesday, March 16, 2021 from 1-2:30PM | Central Region Listening Session
Wednesday, March 17, 2021 from 1-2:30PM | Southern Region Listening Session
Thursday, March 18, 2021 from 1-2:30PM | Eastern Region Listening Session
Regional Listening Sessions are open to the public and will take place on the third week of each month, with future dates and past recordings made available at https://tribalaffairs.ca.gov/cthc/community/. Participation information for all Regional Listening Sessions is as follows:
Join via Zoom by clicking the following link:
Or via Telephone by dialing the following:
One tap mobile: +16699009128,,94004339615#
Regions are divided by county* as follows, and participants may self-designate their region(s) based on how they identify:
Southern: Imperial and San Diego.
Central: Riverside, San Bernardino, Orange, Los Angeles, San Luis Obispo, Santa Barbara, and Ventura.
Northern: Alameda, Contra Costa, Del Norte, Humboldt, Lake, Marin, Mendocino, Monterey, Napa, San Benito, Santa Clara, Santa Cruz, San Francisco, San Mateo, and Sonoma.
Eastern: Alpine, Amador, Butte, Calaveras, Colusa, El Dorado, Fresno, Glenn, Inyo, Kern, Kings, Lassen, Madera, Mariposa, Merced, Modoc, Mono, Nevada, Placer, Plumas, Sacramento, San Joaquin, Shasta, Sierra, Siskiyou, Solano, Stanislaus, Sutter, Tehama, Trinity, Tulare, Tuolumne, Yolo, and Yuba.
*While we acknowledge that county divisions are not Native geographical divisions, we are using these divisions as a proxy to clarify geographical areas for California Native American tribes to determine which geographical area they are situated in. This geographical division, and the map above, is provided solely for the purposes of the work of this Council under the Charter.