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Vickie Wilson
Acting Director  

Alaska Pioneer Homes: Providing elder Alaskans a home and community, celebrating life through its final breath.

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March 2015

Alaska Veterans & Pioneers Home resident exhibits paintings.

Click on graphic to view a slideshow of his work here:
If you are unable to view the powerpoint slideshow, go here.

February 2015

Lana Bell, Anchorage Pioneer Home chief pharmacist

is highlighted in the DHSS WINTER UPDATE 2014-2015. Read more about Lana and why she is such a valuable asset to our staff!

December 2014

Celebrating Christmas and the Alaska Pioneer Homes

The Alaska Pioneer Homes celebrate the holidays each year. Family and friends are invited to enjoy festivities
with the residents. Click on
the graphic and take a moment to view some of
the smiling faces.

If you are unable to view the powerpoint slideshow, you may go here to view the images.


August 2014

Green thumb competition

Anchorage Pioneer Home residents and their green thumbs produce beautiful garden boxes for competition.
View results HERE.


May 2014

Pioneer Home teams honored with Governor’s awards

Two Alaska Pioneer Home teams were honored at the 2014 Governor’s Denali Peak Performance Awards ceremony,
Thursday, May 8.

The Customer Service Excellence Team Award went to the Juneau Pioneer Home CNAs. Pictured left to right below: Maria De Guzman,  Gina Del Rosario, DHSS Commissioner Bill Streur, Arsenia Sales, Mary Ellen Yadao, Freddie Abad, Vhie Hermano, and Alaska Pioneer Homes Director Ken Truitt.

The Alaska Veterans and Pioneers Home Food Service group with Commissioner Curtis Thayer – Erika Hunt, Norma Cook, Elizabeth Jasper, Valentina Monica (not pictured) – received the Exceptional Performance Team Award, Honorable Mention.

Congratulations to our wonderful Pioneer Home family on this well-deserved recognition!




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