Senior and Disabilities Services

Our mission is to promote health, well being and safety for individuals with disabilities, seniors and vulnerable adults by facilitating access to quality services and supports that foster independence, personal choice and dignity.

Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19)

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DHSS is closely monitoring an outbreak of respiratory illness caused by a novel coronavirus. Learn more about 2019 Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19).

*Forms, facts and changes to procedures for operations during the COVID-19 Emergency Declaration.

Alaska COVID-19 Toolkit link  

Home and Community-Based Services Advisory Group

By federal requirement, an advisory group providing input and guidance to the state and public regarding Medicaid 1915(i) option and 1915(k) Community First Choice option for Home and Community-Based Services (HCBS) benefits has been established.

Find out more:

Medicaid Reform in Alaska Inclusive Community Choices banner link.
Community First Choice.




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Blue Campaign, identify and report elderly, disabled or vulnerable adults. 

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