Veteran Benefits - Location: Alaska

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Alaska Coalition for Veterans and Military Families (AKCVMF)

The Alaska Coalition for Veterans and Military Families is a network of organizations throughout Alaska who work together to assess and meet the needs of our Service members, Veterans and their Families.

Address is not exact.

 

Service Area:
Alaska
Alaska Department of Labor

Offers employment training, typing test, resource room for computer availability, workshops for interviewing skills and resume building, vocational counseling, individual employment counseling and access to internet.

 

Service Area:
Alaska
Alaska Healing Hearts

Outdoor rec opportunities for Vets and their Families (Rehab Activities: Hunting/Fishing etc)

 

Service Area:
Alaska
Alaska Housing Finance Corporation

The Alaska Housing Finance Corporation (AHFC) provides several programs for Alaskans needing financial assistance moving into homes or apartments.

 

Service Area:
Alaska
Alaska Temporary Assistance Program (ATAP)

The Alaska Temporary Assistance Program (ATAP) provides cash assistance and work services to low-income families with children to help them with basic needs while they work toward becoming self-sufficient.

 

Service Area:
Alaska
American Red Cross

Provides disaster relief, military family support, health & safety training, and education, blood drive/donations.

 

Service Area:
Alaska, Online-Nationwide
Anchorage Veterans Court

The Anchorage Veterans Court is a specialized court designed to facilitate the rehabilitation of eligible veterans who are charged with criminal offenses.

 

Service Area:
Alaska
Armed Services YMCA

The Armed Services YMCA enhances the lives of military members and their families in spirit, mind and body through programs relevant to the unique challenges of military life.

Addresses are not exact.

 

Service Area:
Alaska, Arizona, California, Colorado, Florida, Georgia, Hawaii, Illinois, Kansas, Kentucky
BATTLE DAWGS

To empower our Nations heroes through therapeutic and exciting experiences by harnessing the natural splendor of Alaskas landscape and the majestic healing power of sled dogs.

 

Service Area:
Alaska
Bread Line, Inc.

The Bread Line is an inclusive and accessible anti-hunger organization.

 

Service Area:
Alaska
Catholic Social Services

We compassionately serve the poor and those in need, strengthen individuals and families, and advocate for social justice.

 

Service Area:
Alaska
Chris Kyle Patriots Hospital

Chris Kyle Patriots Hospital was founded to serve first responders, military service members and veterans who have experienced trauma in the line of duty or struggle with substance abuse.

 

Service Area:
Alaska
Connect Vets

Connect Vets enables the successful transition of military veterans and their families through the provision of housing, counseling, vocational skills development, and comprehensive support in South Central Alaska.

 

Service Area:
Alaska
Cook Inlet Tribal Council (CITCI)

CITCI offers support services include education, employment and training services, workforce development, family preservation, and support for individuals recovering from addiction, substance abuse, or incarceration.

 

Service Area:
Alaska
Fairbanks Community Food Bank

The primary purpose of the Fairbanks Community Food Bank Service, Inc. is to provide food for hungry people and to distribute surplus food that would ordinarily be discarded.

 

Service Area:
Alaska
Fairbanks Rescue Mission

The Mission operates an emergency shelter for men, women, and children in Interior Alaska.

 

Service Area:
Alaska
Fairbanks Youth Advocates

The Door is a 24-7 shelter for homeless youth aged 12-18. The shelter provides a safe place to sleep, home cooked meals, clothing, supplies, and connections to community resources to help youth find stability.

 

Service Area:
Alaska
Gold Star Peak Inc.

Gold Star Peak, Inc. is a team of Gold Star Families, veterans, service members and their families, that have all seen the devastation that combat has brought from the battlefields to our homes and communities. The organization was formed in direct response to the growing number of individuals and families that continue to struggle from the effects associated with years of continued combat service.

We are an Alaska based non-profit 501(c)(3) organization that connects Veterans and Gold Star Family members together in nature, assisting with their overall healing and grieving process. We work independently or through fiscal partnerships with local and national organizations with similar visions.

Our goal is to offer a setting in the outdoors bringing healing to all as well as empowering each to become thriving members within their families and communities.

For our Veterans and Gold Star Families, we provide free of charge, either half or full day adventures in nature surrounded by some of the most peaceful and pristine settings of Alaska. We move entirely at your pace and experience level.

Our half day adventure starts at 8am and finishes by 12pm and our full day adventure starts at 8am and finishes by 4pm.

Half Day Adventures: Hike up to 4.0 miles total with easy to moderate gain in elevation, roughly 300-1500’.

Full Day Adventures: Hike up to 12 miles with a moderate to extreme gain in elevation, roughly 3000-4000’.

Either adventure guarantees to include beautiful scenery and great company.

All of our guides are combat Veterans that have many years of experience in the military and backcountry.

 

Service Area:
Alaska
Immaculate Conception Soup Kitchen

To provide the tools necessary to assist someone to become productive and self supportive.

 

Service Area:
Alaska
Interior Alaska Center for Non-Violent Living

Provides programs to intervene and prevent domestic violence, sexual assault, suicide, and other violent crimes that negatively impact our community and the surrounding interior villages.

Address is not exact.

 

Service Area:
Alaska
Midnight Sun Service Dogs (MSSD)

MSSD offers supported service dog training to individuals with disabilities.

We offer these services to qualifying veterans and first responders at no charge.

MSSD is a 100% volunteer organization.

 

Service Area:
Alaska
Rollling Box Car

To celebrate the contributions of military personnel by honoring and supporting them using a highway adapted vintage C 119 Flying Boxcar fuselage repurposed as a traveling Alaska and military art gallery performance venue and museum.

 

Service Area:
Alaska
Summer Food Service Program for Alaska

The Summer Food Service program provides free, nutritious meals and snacks to help Alaska children in low-income areas get the nutrition they need to learn, play, and grow, throughout the summer months when they are out of school.

 

Service Area:
Alaska
The American Legion

The American Legion is the nation’s largest wartime veterans service organization, committed to mentoring youth and sponsorship of wholesome programs in our communities, advocating patriotism and honor, promoting strong national security, and continued devotion to our fellow service members and veterans.

Addresses may not be exact.

 

Service Area:
Alaska, Indiana, Online-Nationwide
Veterans Spouse Project

The Veteran’s Spouse Project (VSP), serves our military communities within their communities by building connections through our focused arts programming:

I Will Wait, is an original theatrical production, currently offered as a reading, a reading with talk-back and as a fully realized performance.

Made For You, expressive arts workshops, are offered as in-person and virtual events that address topics relevant to military spouses and veterans’ caregivers to relieve stress and use creativity for expression and healing. They are offered in conjunction with I Will Wait and Stories We Tell programming or as standalone events.

Stories We Tell, a multi-media collection, is currently offered as individual and group video archival sessions in conjunction with I Will Wait and Made For You and as a standalone experience.

 

Categories:
Service Area:
Alaska
Vets Work Environment

VetsWork: Environment is an eleven month career development internship program for military veterans interested in the natural resources management, public lands, and environment sector.

Addresses are not exact.

 

Service Area:
Alabama, Alaska, Arkansas, Georgia, Illinois, Kentucky, Michigan, Missouri, Oregon, South Carolina
Your Service Dog Inc.

Your Service Dog Inc enhances the quality of life for people with disabilities by assisting them to train a Full Potential Service Dog to mitigate their disability and in turn enable the disabled Handler to reach his or her Full Human Potential also.

I am an experienced Dog Trainer and certified Life Coach. I’ve trained dogs for a variety of purposes for over 40 years, but I now specialize in Service Dogs. My mission is coaching owners to bring their canine partners to a higher standard of excellence.
If you would like to book a training session with me, please click on the big blue Sign Up button, which will direct you to my scheduling service. From there you can set up a one-on-one Skype training session, where I will be able to help you and your dog from the comfort of your own home.
We can begin with any specific issues that you may be having, or if you’re new to Service Dogs we’ll probably start out with an emphasis on training the initial tasks that MAKE your dog a Service Dog.
I look forward to hearing from you!

Important Announcement from Your Service Dog Inc:
The well-being of our clients and volunteers is always our utmost concern. In view of the recent Corona Virus, Your Service Dog Inc must regretfully cease placement of any Fully Trained or SDIT Prospects until further notice, effective immediately. Placements will resume when the virus is contained, and it is safe to do so.
Your Service Dog Online School is open for business as usual.
Follow Your Service Dog Inc on social media for further updates.

 

Service Area:
Alaska