Alaska Family Directory

Alaska's disability resource

Alaska Family Directory logoThis website is funded by a grant from the Alaska Department of Education and Early Development and maintained by the Anchorage School District’s STEP Center. Included are event calendars and educational opportunities for parents, educators as well as community organizations that provide assistance to families of children with special needs in specific geographic regions of Alaska. It is also the home of AK Connect, Alaska’s statewide disability newsletter.


AK Connect Newsletter

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Distributed monthly, this statewide connection is for parents, students, educators and others who support individuals with disabilities. 


 March 2016 AK Connect


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Regional information

Calendars & resources

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In your community

Click on your region of the map below or in the regional menu on the right. Use the list of Alaska communities to find your region.


List of communities


More resources

Disability related topics


Anchorage, national websites

Find a clearinghouse of information, local organizations and key national websites.


Disability related topics

Statewide resources

National resources


Regional calendars and information

Click on a region to find local resources and event calendars.
Use the community list to find your region.

Map of Alaska broken into regions

Contact us

Contact us at to ask questions or let us know about statewide or regional disability resources and educational opportunities.


AFD poster

AFD poster thumbnail‌Tell others how to connect with the Alaska Family Directory and get our monthly newsletter. Download a copy of the AFD informational poster to hang at your facility.

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