From foster care through adoption, we are here for you.

Providing support, information and training to foster, adoptive, kinship and guardianship families in Alaska.

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The Alaska Center for Resource Families seeks to provide support, information and training to all of Alaska’s resource families (foster, adoptive, relative caretakers and guardianship families). We are dedicated to working in partnership with OCS, Tribes, and others involved in foster care and adoption. Our program welcomes all prospective parents regardless of race, age, sex, marital status, religious beliefs, physical disability, gender identity, or sexual orientation.

For information about how ACRF is addressing COVID-19 Concerns and for information to help you and your family at this time of social distancing, visit our COVID-19 Information Page.

Getting Started?

Become a foster family

Begin the journey of fostering.

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Learn about adoption

Discover the steps to adopting from foster care.

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Complete your training

Find out about upcoming training sessions and access training on-line.


Discover resources to help your family journey.

Find resources and support