Alaska Resources

This page provides federal and state-specific resources on a variety of cancer survivorship topics. If you are looking for financial assistance resources, please visit CancerFinances.org.

Click here for information about laws specific to Alaska.

 

Disability Insurance

State Employment Development Department
Alaska Disability Determination Services
800.772.1213
www.labor.state.ak.us/dvr/dds.htm

Federal Disability Insurance (SSDI & SSI)
Social Security Administration
800.772.1213
www.ssa.gov

More Disability Resources

Employment

Federal Fair Employment Agency
Equal Employment Opportunity Commission
800.669.4000
info@eeoc.gov
www.eeoc.gov

Reasonable Accommodations
Job Accommodation Network
800.526.7234
jan@AskJAN.org
www.AskJAN.org

Family & Medical Leave Act (FMLA)
U.S. Department of Labor
Wage & Hour Division
866.487.9243
www.dol.gov/whd

State Fair Employment Agency
Alaska State Commission for Human Rights (FEPA)
907.274.4692
www.humanrights.alaska.gov

Unemployment Agency
Alaska Unemployment Insurance
www.labor.state.ak.us/esd_unemployment_insurance/

Vocational Rehabilitation
Alaska Department of Rehabilitation
907.465.2814
www.labor.alaska.gov/dvr/

More Employment Resources

Health Insurance

Alaska Health Insurance Marketplace (a.k.a Exchange)
800.318.2597
www.healthcare.gov/get-coverage/

Alaska Division of Insurance
800.467.8725
www.commerce.alaska.gov/web/ins/

COBRA
U.S. Department of Labor
Employee Benefits Security Administration
866.444.3272
www.dol.gov/ebsa

COBRA-Alaska
Alaska Department of Retirement and Benefits
907.465.2805
www.doa.alaska.gov/drb/cobra/

State Children’s Health Insurance Program
Insure Kids Now
877.543.7669
www.insurekidsnow.gov/state/alaska/

Find Health & Dental Coverage For Your Family
InsureKids.gov
https://www.insurekidsnow.gov/coverage/ak/index.html

More Health Insurance Resources

Medicaid Programs

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Alaska Department of Health and Social Services
Division of Public Assistance
907.465.3347
www.dhss.alaska.gov/dpa/Pages/medicaid/default.aspx

Alaska Health Insurance Premium Payment Program (HIPP)
www.myakhipp.com/

More Health Insurance Resources

Medicare

Medicare
Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services
800.MEDICARE (633.4227)
www.medicare.gov

Medicare & You

Medicare Assistance
State Health Insurance Assistance Program (SHIP)
800-478-6065
http://dhss.alaska.gov/dsds/pages/medicare/default.aspx

More Health Insurance Resources