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.



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  • Throwback Thursday #22

    Dr. J. Edward Carothers, Chief Executive of United Methodist Church Missions presides over the ground breaking ceremony for the new Jesse Lee Campus in Anchorage, May 31, 1965.

  • Sacred Space

    What a blessing to be part of an agency that has cared for young people for 125 continuous years without ceasing. Throughout the years and through all the changes that come with location moves, shifts in paradigms, differing needs for those we serve, a constant thread has remained. We were born in the church and our Spiritual Life program continues to live thanks to our church supports.


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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