Elder Care Servies Serving Gambell, AK

Below is a list of caregivers in Gambell, AK that provide elder care services.

Alaska Department of Health and Social Services

150 Third Street
103 P.O. Box 110693
Juneau, AK 99811

Alaska State Health Insurance Assistance Programs

550 W. 8th Avenue
Anchorage, AK 99501
The Alaska Health Insurance Counseling Program gives free information and assistance on Medicare, Medicaid, Medigap, long term care, supplemental insurance, and other health insurance benefits.

Alaskan Legal Services Corporation

1016 West Sixth Avenue, Suite 200
Anchorage, AK 99501
A grant from the Alaska Commission on Aging provides funding for services to Alaskans over the age of 60.

Central Council of Tlingit & Haida Indian Tribes of Alaska

320 W. Willoughby Avenue
Suite 300
Juneau, AK 99801
Title VI Part A&C; Information & referral for elders & caregivers; Elder resource aides in Kake, Haines & Saxman; fitness program in Juneau; T&H Elders Caregivers Council in Juneau; Regional newsletter article in CCTHITA newsletter;Wellness event-3 month physical activity; Annual Cannery reunion dinner

Native Village of Gambell

General Manager
Gambell Elder Nutrition Program, P.O. Box 90 AK
Gambell is located on the northwest cape of St. Lawrence Island, 200 miles southwest of Nome, in the Bering Sea. The City is 36 miles from the Chukotsk Peninsula, Siberia. It lies at approximately 63.779720 North Latitude and -171.74111 West Longitude. (Sec. 03, T020S, R067W, Kateel River Meridian.) Gambell is located in the Cape Nome Recording District. The area encompasses 10.9 sq. miles of land and 19.5 sq. miles of water. Gambell has a maritime climate with continental influences in the winter. Winds and fog are common, and precipitation occurs 300 days per year. Average annual precipitation is 15 inches, including 80 inches of snowfall. The Bering Sea freezes during mid-November, with break-up at the end of May. Average summer temperatures are 34 to 48- average winter temperatures are -2 to 10. Extremes from -30 to 65 have been recorded.

Office of the State LTC Ombudsman

3745 Community Park Loop
Suite 200
Anchorage, AK 99508