Alaska Commission on Aging
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.
State Plan for Senior Services
Every four years, the Alaska Commission on Aging produces a plan which serves as a roadmap for addressing the issues affecting Alaskan Seniors. We are currently in the process of finalizing the plan for fiscal years 2024 – 2027.
Visit our State Plan for Senior Services page for more information on the process.
- ACoA Quarterly Meeting - In-person and online via Zoom
- December 5th, 9am - 4:30pm | Online via Zoom
- Past meetings
- Search the Alaska Online Public Notices for ACoA meetings scheduled within the next 10 days.
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
of the Long Term Care Ombudsman identifies, investigates and
resolves complaints relating to seniors in nursing homes and
living facilities. Complaints that seniors and their
families have about nursing homes and assisted living facilities can be
addressed to the Office of the Long-Term Care Ombudsman.
They identify, investigate and resolve complaints throughout the State
of Alaska. Contact them if you need assistance with an issue, or would
like to become an LTCO volunteer.
Did you know that accidental falls are the number one cause of injury to
Alaskans age 65 and older, often causing
serious injury such as brain trauma or hip
Many falls can be prevented by making changes that lower your
chances of falling.
Employment Programs for Seniors
COVID-19 Resources for Seniors & Elders