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Senior Fall Prevention Campaign

Denise Daniello, ACoA Executive Director
(907) 465-4879

ACoA Staff

Deirdre Shaw
H&SS Planner II
(907) 465-4792

Lesley Thompson
H&SS Planner I
(907) 465-4793

Sherice Cole
Administrative Assistant II
(907) 465-3250

Alaska Commission on Aging Contact Email:

240 Main Street
Court Plaza Building
PO Box 110693
Juneau, AK 99811-0693
Fax: (907) 465-1398

The mission of the Alaska Commission on Aging is to ensure the dignity and independence of all older Alaskans, and to assist them to lead useful and meaningful lives through planning, advocacy, education, and interagency cooperation.

May is Older Americans Month!

Learn more about how Alaska is celebrating Older Americans Month:

Notice of Proposed Revisions and Public Comment

Comments must be received not later than 5 p.m.
on Friday, June 10, 2016.

50 Fabulous Older People from 50 States

In June 2015, the Alaska Commission on Aging, in partnership with the Anchorage Senior Activities Center, nominated Arliss Sturgulewski asan outstanding older adult representing Alaska to include in the National Association for State Units on Aging and Disabilities (NASUAD) publication “50 Fabulous Older People from 50 States” in celebration of the 50th year anniversary of passage of the Older Americans Act. Congratulations, Arliss Sturgulewski for this well-deserved honor!

The write-up on Arliss appears on page 5 of this 56-page booklet that includes distinguished seniors representing all 50 states.

Resource Highlights

How to Report Elder Abuse

  • Adult Protective Services (APS)
    Adult Protective Services helps to prevent or stop harm from occurring to vulnerable adults.
  • Office of the Long Term Care Ombudsman
    (800) 730-6393

    Office of the Long Term Care Ombudsman that identifies, investigates and resolves complaints relating to seniors in nursing homes and assisted living facilities.