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SCF Soldier’s Heart Makes Positive Difference for Veteran and First Responder Alexandria Nunez

Like her sister, family, and many Alaska Native people, Alexandria Nunez served as a first responder in her hometown of Newhalen and served our country in the military.

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Returning Restored: Southcentral Foundation’s Community of Re-entry Support

Today, Southcentral Foundation is providing a network of community and support around inmates in Alaska and those re-entering society. Through Family Wellness Warriors Initiative’s partnership with Transformational Living Community and Native Men’s Wellness Program, many incarcerated people and those in transition are finding hope and making lasting change.

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RAISE Intern Lobbies for Indigenous People

Indigenous Peoples’ Day is a holiday that celebrates and honors the Indigenous people of America and commemorates their shared history and culture.

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Southcentral Foundation Welcomes Distinguished Visitors

Southcentral Foundation welcomed many distinguished guests as the summer drew to a close, ranging from grantmakers, to a federal commissioner, and the nation’s top doctor.

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Learn About the Benefits of Breastfeeding

From the first moment you find out you’re going to become a parent, to the nine short months to birth, you do a lot of planning. You can have fun picking names, deciding how to decorate the nursery, planning a baby shower, and much more.

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Raise Awareness to Help Break the Silence

According to juneauempire.com, Alaska’s suicide rate was at its highest since 1996. Currently, Alaska has the second highest suicide rate in the United States. Per 100,000 residents, 27.1 committed suicide, which is more than double the national average.

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Building a Healthier Mat-Su Through Families

In 2014, Lisa Wade, director and member of the Chickaloon Village Traditional Council, was invited to join a new organization whose mission is to address the concerns in the Mat-Su Borough linked to child maltreatment.

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Academic Support for Employees Committed to Continued Education

Working and attending school full-time, or even part-time, can be exhausting. To encourage success, Southcentral Foundation has the education assistance program that provides support to employees who are continuing their training and education in a field related to the continued success of SCF.

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Southcentral Foundation Celebrates a Commitment to Future Generations

With one swoop of oversized scissors, Southcentral Foundation’s Board of Directors Chairman James Segura symbolically opened the newest building on the Alaska Native Health Campus: the Dr. Katherine and Dr. Kevin Gottlieb Building.

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Lifelong Dedication Results in Receiving AFN’s President’s Award

SCF congratulates Senior Medical Director of Quality Assurance Dr. Donna Galbreath on receiving the Alaska Federation of Natives’ President’s Award!

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Creating a Life Worth Living

The Creating a Life Worth Living learning circle gives an opportunity to provide customer-owners with the life enhancement skills of dialectical behavior therapy. The group teaches mindfulness, emotion regulation, interpersonal effectiveness and distress tolerance. Additionally, this group uses skill development to help customers improve their ability to cope with relationships and stress. Ages 18 and older, walk-in participation welcomed.

Creating a Life Worth Living

The Creating a Life Worth Living learning circle gives an opportunity to provide customer-owners with the life enhancement skills of dialectical behavior therapy. The group teaches mindfulness, emotion regulation, interpersonal effectiveness and distress tolerance. Additionally, this group uses skill development to help customers improve their ability to cope with relationships and stress. Ages 18 and older, walk-in participation welcomed.

Creating a Life Worth Living

The Creating a Life Worth Living learning circle gives an opportunity to provide customer-owners with the life enhancement skills of dialectical behavior therapy. The group teaches mindfulness, emotion regulation, interpersonal effectiveness and distress tolerance. Additionally, this group uses skill development to help customers improve their ability to cope with relationships and stress. Ages 18 and older, walk-in participation welcomed.