COVID-19 Support Services

Legal Support:

Alaska Legal Services Corporation- Palmer

Phone: 907-746-4636

Website: Home – Alaska Legal Services Corporation (alsc-law.org)

Alaska Legal Services Corporation is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit that provides high quality free civil legal services to low-income Alaskans in need. ALSC 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.

 

ALSC Landlord/Tenant Line

Phone: 855-743-1001

 Website: Landlord Tenant Helpline – Alaska Legal Services Corporation (alsc-law.org)

 Alaska Legal Services Corporation offers a Landlord/Tenant Legal Helpline to provide free assistance to both tenants and landlords with legal questions and situations. Staffed by volunteer attorneys, this Landlord/Tenant Helpline is open to receive calls on Monday-Thursday from 6:00 – 8:00 pm

 

ABA Lawyer Referral Service

Phone: 907-272-0352 or 800-770-9999

 Website: https://alaskabar.org/for-lawyers/lawyer-referral-service/

 Anyone is welcome to contact the Alaska Lawyer Referral Service. The Referral Service is made up of lawyers who have consented to be listed. All lawyers are members in good standing with the Alaska Bar Association. When you call, you will speak with an assistant who cannot give you legal advice but will take a brief description of your situation and refer you to a lawyer.

 

Family Support:

Help Me Grow

Phone: 1-833-HMG-ALASKA

Website: http://www.helpmegrowak.org

Help Me Grow Alaska care coordinators are trained to listen and provide you with answers that genuinely address your concerns. It is our desire to be your “go-to” place for information on child development, behavior or anything related to parenting your child.

 

Beacon Hill Safe Families for Children

Phone: 907-277-0925

Website: Safe Families for Children | Beacon Hill Alaska | United States (beaconhillak.com)

Safe Families Helpline is open 24/7 with staff and volunteers available to respond to families needing support during crisis. Currently, they are hosting children on a limited, case by case basis.

 

Office of Children’s Services Report Child Abuse

Phone: 1-800-478-4444

Website: Alaska Department of Health and Social Services

To report Child Sexual Abuse contact OCS using contact information above AND contact Law Enforcement.

 

Emotional Support:

Alaska CARELINE

Phone: 1-877-266-4357 (HELP) or text 4help to 839863

Website: Alaska Department of Health and Social Services

Mental Health Emergency Counseling line. Careline provides crisis intervention for individuals considering suicide or experiencing crisis, isolation, or depression. Offers free, immediate and confidential help 24/7.

 

Alaska DHSS – Alaska Responders Relief Line

Phone: 844-985-8275

Website: Alaska Department of Health and Social Services

Recognizing the unique stressors that providers face, the Division of Behavioral Health has established a 24/7 support line for healthcare and behavioral professionals impacted by COVID personally and professionally. Also open to immediate family members of first responders.

 

Alaska Family Services Crisis Line

Phone: 866-746-4080 or text 907-795-9246

Website: Domestic Violence & Sexual Assault Services – Alaska Family Services (akafs.org)

An advocate is available 24/7 via our crisis call and text lines to provide support and resources to anyone experiencing a domestic violence or sexual assault emergency.

 

National Suicide Prevention Lifeline

Phone: 1-800-273-8255

Website: Lifeline (suicidepreventionlifeline.org)

We can all help prevent suicide. The Lifeline provides 24/7, free and confidential support for people in distress, prevention and crisis resources for you or your loved ones, and best practices for professionals.

 

Veterans Crisis Hotline

Phone: 1-800-273-8255 (press 1) or Text 838255

Website: Suicide Prevention Hotline: 24/7 Confidential Help – Veterans Crisis Line

If you’re a Veteran in crisis or concerned about one, there are caring, qualified VA responders standing by to help 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. The Veterans Crisis Line is a free, anonymous, confidential resource that’s available to anyone, even if you’re not registered with VA or enrolled in VA health care. A trained responder will answer your call. The responder will ask you a few questions, such as whether you or the Veteran or Service member you’re concerned about may be in immediate danger or at risk for suicide. You will decide what to share about yourself and what you want to talk about.