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.)

  • Fourth Day of Equine Therapy

    Is your horse shoe up, down or in the middle? As we stood in a circle we passed around a horse shoe, each group member checking in with the group. “My horse shoe is pointing up because I am excited to be here” one student reported. “My horse show is pointing down because my grandmother died and I am sad.” “My horse shoe is in the middle because my allergies are acting up but I am excited to be here.”

  • Throwback Thursday #31

    Children at the Jesse Lee Home helped grow food for themselves and others. Seward, ca. late 1930s.


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



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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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