NAMI Anchorage has compiled these resources to serve only as general information for your reference. We do not guarantee that any service on this page is current or up-to-date. This list does not indicate an endorsement of any kind, and it does not represent all available community resources. Moreover, inclusion on this list does not indicate any type of relationship of any kind between NAMI Anchorage and the service provider. Please contact the service provider directly to learn more about available services.
If you are seeking resources in Fairbanks, Juneau, or other locations in Alaska, please contact NAMI Fairbanks, NAMI Juneau, or NAMI Alaska as they will have more knowledge on resources available in those areas.
Alaska 2-1-1 - 211
"No matter where you live in Alaska, 2-1-1 is your one-stop resource for connecting with a wide variety of services in your community including emergency food and shelter, educational opportunities, alcohol and drug treatment programs, senior services, child care, and much more."
Alaska Department of Health and Social Services Division of Public Assistance
The main website for the Division of Public Assistance. Find information here about a number of programs including Adult Public Assistance, Medicaid, Heating Assistance, etc.
MENTAL HEALTH SERVICES
Alaska Behavioral Health
"For decades, Alaska Behavioral Health has served the mental health needs of Alaskans. Over the years we extended operations to Fairbanks, created specialized programs, and continued to evolve our treatments to help our clients on their personal journey to wellness and recovery."
Providence Behavioral Health Anchorage - 907-212-6900
"Providence Behavioral Health Anchorage offers outpatient mental health services for children, adolescents, and adults. Outpatient mental health services include diagnostic interviews, medication management, neuropsychological and psychological testing, individual and group therapy services."
Click the link above to view the behavioral health services offered by Southcentral Foundation.
NorthStar Behavioral Health System - 907-258-7575
"North Star Behavioral Health is a behavioral health facility that offers programs in and around the Anchorage, Alaska area for children, teens and adults who suffer from psychiatric or substance abuse issues. [They] also offer military-specific care to first responders, service members, veterans and dependents at the Chris Kyle Patriots Hospital."
Bridges Counseling Services - 907-771-0536
"Bridges is a psychological, psychiatric, and primary care practice setting the new standard for mental health care and convenience for families in Anchorage, Wasilla & beyond."
Cornerstone Clinic Counseling Center - 907-522-7080
"At Cornerstone Clinic Counseling Center [they] offer a safe harbor for you with compassionate, skilled mental health professionals to help you work through even the most difficult issues."
Counseling Solutions of Alaska - 907-644-8044
"Counseling Solutions of Alaska, LLC is an independent counseling and psychiatric clinic located in Anchorage. [They] are owned and operated by a group of experienced mental health professionals with a steadfast commitment to taking care of [their] patients' mental health. [They] provide a broad range of services, which include comprehensive assessment and treatment to children, families, and adults."
Denali Family Services - 907-274-8281
"Denali Family Services serves children who require intensive behavioral health care services and their families. [They offer] individual, family, and group psychotherapy services in combination with intensive care coordination and rehabilitative services."
UAA Psychological Services Center - 907-786-1795
"The Psychological Services Center (PSC) at the University of Alaska Anchorage (UAA) is the training clinic for graduate students in the MS Clinical Psychology Program and the PhD Program in Clinical-Community Psychology. Counseling is provided for families and individuals in an atmosphere sensitive to culture and ethnicity. People are seen for many reasons from a curiosity about one's own potential to concerns such as anxiety, depression, stress, loss, and relationship difficulties."
A website with listings of therapists in Anchorage.
A website with listings of psychiatrists in Anchorage.
MEDICAL HEALTH SERVICES
Anchorage Public Health Clinic - 907-343-4799
Anchorage Health Department's public health clinic offering a number of physical health services with sliding scale billing.
Anchorage Neighborhood Health Center - 907-743-7200
Anchorage Neighborhood Health Center offers a number of services including physical health and dental services with a sliding fee discount program.
Alaska Native Medical Center - 907-563-2662
"The Alaska Native Medical Center (ANMC) offers comprehensive medical services and acute, specialty, primary and behavioral health care to Alaska Native and American Indian people living in Alaska."
Planned Parenthood Anchorage Health Center - 800-769-0045
Planned Parenthood offers affordable physical and reproductive health care services regardless of whether an individual has insurance.
Alaska Legal Services Corporation - 907-343-4799
"Alaska Legal Services Corporation assists clients who are facing critical civil legal issues ranging from consumer law, family law, housing problems, public benefits, healthcare, Alaska Native law, and other areas specific to veterans or the elderly."
Disability Law Center of Alaska - 800-478-1234
"[Disability Law Center is] an independent non-profit law firm providing legal advocacy for people with disabilities anywhere in Alaska."
Alaska Lawyer Referral Service - 907-272-0352
"The Alaska Lawyer Referral Service is made up of Alaska lawyers who have signed up to be listed on the Lawyer Referral Service. All the Alaska lawyers signed up to be on the Lawyer Referral Service are active members in good standing of the Alaska Bar Association."
FOOD AND NUTRITION SERVICES
A listing of the food and nutrition programs offered by the Division of Public Assistance.
Food Bank of Alaska - 907-272-3663
"Food Bank of Alaska provides food to nearly 200 partner food pantries and meal programs all around Alaska."
WIC Anchorage - 907-343-4668
"WIC is a nutrition program that provides healthy foods, nutrition education, breastfeeding support, and referrals to health care and other services, free of charge, to Anchorage families who qualify."
Anchorage Gospel Rescue Mission - 907-563-5603
"The Anchorage Gospel Rescue Mission is a sober shelter that has provided emergency housing, food, fellowship, and job support (without red tape) to Alaska neighbors for almost 60 years."
Anchorage School District Department of Student Nutrition - 907-348-5142
"[The Department of Student Nutrition] provides[s] free and reduced priced meals to qualifying applicants via [the] National School Lunch Program sponsored by USDA and free breakfast and lunch to qualifying community eligible schools through USDA (C.E.P. Schools)."
Bean's Cafe - 907-433-8600
"[Bean's Cafe] provide[s] a warm breakfast and lunch to anyone in need 365 days a year. Not all of [their] clients are homeless – many individuals struggle to make ends meet, and Bean’s Cafe offers a place where they can receive a free meal without judgement."
The Children's Lunchbox - 907-433-8601
The Children's Lunchbox has after-school meal programs, weekend food programs, and summer food programs for children.
Downtown Hope Center Soup Kitchen - 907-277-4302
"The soup kitchen hands out between 450 to 600 cups of soup each day, and gives homeless individuals a safe place to rest, fellowship, and listen to music."
Friends in Serving Humanity (F.I.S.H.) - 907-277-0818
"F.I.S.H. is a volunteer group of Anchorage residents who provide and deliver emergency food to people and families in need, without bureaucratic hassle, red tape, and means testing."
Mountain Coast Vineyard Food Shelf - 907-891-1156
The Food Shelf provides pre-made boxes of food the third Saturday of every month.
St. Francis House Food Pantry - 907-222-7323
"St. Francis House Food Pantry is the largest client choice food pantry in the state of Alaska, providing about 100 families with an emergency supply of food daily, and at no cost to the client."
Lutheran Social Services of Alaska - 907-272-0643
"[Lutheran Social Services of Alaska] provide[s] food assistance in the LSSA Food Pantry and at [their] Mobile Food Pantry sites."