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ACMHS Selected for National Learning Collaborative to Address Youth Mental Health "Connected" will bring together five youth-serving organizations from across the country Anchorage, AK, December 26, 2018- Anchorage Community Mental Health Services is pleased to announce that we have been selected to be part of a national learning

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We'd like to thank several companies for helping to make our holidays a little brighter this year. Thanks to Microcom for sponsoring an employee fundraiser, raising $1000, and coming to take a tour of Alaska Seeds of Change!   Big Ray's - the Alaskan Outfitter donated warm socks, hats, etc. to provide holiday gifts for some of

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The November 30, 2018 earthquake and resulting damage may be causing anxiety or other feelings that are a natural response to traumatic events.  These resources may be helpful.  National Child Traumatic Stress Network – https://www.nctsn.org/what-is-child-trauma/trauma-types/disasters/earthquake-resources USGS Earthquake ABC’s

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A huge thank you to Matson for sponsoring participation in winter's farmers markets for the crew at Alaska Seeds of Change!  Winter markets typically have lower attendance and don't always cover the costs of paying our youth to staff the booth.  Many thanks to Matson for stepping up to make sure our youth still have this opportunity to

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In the November 2018 Newsletter, gearing up for Giving Tuesday, and meet staff working with our child & family continuum.  Mara Hill works with our youngest clients at Little Tykes. And Drake King works with transition age youth at Alaska Youth

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In the October 2018 Newsletter, meet our new Fairbanks Board Member Linda Setterberg and learn about the family therapy program Parenting with Love and Limits at

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Finding Help with Parenting Challenges By Jessica Cochran ACMHS Child and Family Services, October 1, 2018 It’s the last of six evening sessions for this group of five families enrolled in Parenting with Love and Limits® (PLL). That means it's potluck night, and the younger kids especially can’t wait to load up their plates with sub

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