About UI Extension, Coeur d'Alene Reservation
The University of Idaho has a policy of nondiscrimination on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, sex, age, sexual orientation, gender identity/expression, disability, genetic information, or status as any protected veteran or military status. This policy applies to all programs, services and facilities, and includes, but is not limited to, applications, admissions, access to programs and services, and employment and advancement.
University of Idaho Extension, Coeur d’Alene Reservation helps area citizens by providing unbiased, locally relevant, research-based education programs. Our office provides programming in:
- 4-H Youth Development
- Natural Resources
UI Extension, Coeur d’Alene Reservation is part of the Federally Recognized Tribes Extension Program (FRTEP) and has been federally grant-funded since 2001. The purpose of FRTEP is to support Extension educators on American Indian reservations and tribal jurisdictions to address the unique needs of American Indian tribal nations. Emphasis is placed on:
- Developing profitable farming and ranching techniques
- Providing 4-H and youth development experiences
- Providing education and outreach on tribally-identified priorities while using a culturally-sensitive approach
FRTEP collaborates with many programs on the reservation, including the tribe’s education department, career renewal and TANF programs, Tribal wellness center youth programs, community organizations, Tribe Public Works department and the Plummer-Worley School District.