Islets of Hope assistance programs for persons with diabetes - Alaska
We have provided this information for general information purposes only. It is not intended to be a recommendation or endorsement of any program or entity.
Where to get private fuel funds to help with your utility bills
Ask the state energy assistance office for the local phone number of the fuel fund nearest you, or go to www.nationalfuelfunds.org.
Free Clinics - Bureau of Primary Care - Find a free, or reduced-cost health clinic in your area.
Alaska - Emergency and Assistance Resources and Programs for Persons with Diabetes
Hock's offers 30-50% discounted prices on diabetes supplies. We cannot specifically recommend or endorse any company but we have been listing Hock's in our resource directory for over a year as one of the two cheapest online companies to purchase from. We recently affiliated with Hock's because our own experience with them has been so positive. If you do place an order through our site, they will contribute financially towards our cause and you will get reasonable prices for diabetes supplies.
Food Bank of Alaska - (907) 272-3663 to find the nearest food bank in your area.
Child Care Assistance 463-6124 - If you are a working parent and you need a little help to pay for childcare while your at work or at school, you can apply for it here. Assistance is based on economic need.
Juneau Youth Services: 789-9103 - Juneau Youth Services provides scheduled, non-emergency respite services to Juneau families on a limited basis. Respite services are provided after school and on weekends. Activities for children are designed to promote healthy social lives and teach life skills while giving parents time to rest or attend to other issues.
Love INC (In the Name of Christ) (Juneau) does not offer financial assistance, however, has a network of volunteers that assist in a variety of areas including: food, toiletries, furniture, linens, layette sets and diapers, baby furniture, clothing, kitchenware, bicycles, cleaning supplies, yard work, home repair/carpentry, plumbing and electrical, prayer, visitation, Bibles and support groups
Southeast Alaska Regional Health Consortium (SEARHC) (Juneau) - Medical 463-4040; Dental 463-4041. SEARHC offers a full range of medical, dental, pregnancy and child services available to Alaskan Natives and their families.
Family Childcare Program: 463-2524 (Juneau) - Working parents with Head Start eligible children, age 3-5 years old, may want to take part in this full-day program. Children receive Head Start services within the family childcare setting while receiving one on one attention from a nurturing adult. Families receive family visits, resources, parent training, and less transitions during the day for their child.
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Page Updated 09/28/2007