AK Child & Family brings hope to troubled young lives through a broad range of mental health services. Our residential psychiatric treatment, community based programs and treatment foster homes offer the structure, care and expertise to help young people facing significant challenges build strong, positive, healthy lives.



Latest Blogs and Photos (Click blog title to read the full article.)

  • In a combined Anchorage School District and Department of Fish and Game program designed to teach students about fish life cycle, students at AK Child & Family tracked the progress of fish from egg to hatchling over the course of this school year.

  • Origami Owl is a custom Jewelry company created by Bella Weems. They have lockets that are clear and you can add little charms to tell a personal story. As a group activity, the boys in Gaylor Cottage made very special and unique lockets for their mother or mother figures for Mother’s Day.




We graciously accept monetary donations, which are tax deductible. We welcome donations in-person, by post, telephone and online. Donations can be presented, mailed or phoned to:

AK Child & Family
4600 Abbott Road
Anchorage, AK  99
(907) 346-2101



For Alaskans choosing to donate a portion of their Permanent Fund Dividend, we are an eligible Pick. Click. Give. recipient. Click the image below to review our Pick. Click. Give. profile.



There are supplies that we seek all year. We've made a printable Wish List to show what items we most often need.








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