• The Alaska Ombudsman helps people who have complaints or problems with our state government.
  • We investigate complaints to determine if you were treated unfairly, unreasonably, unlawfully, or in error.
  • We make sure government processes are fair and effective.
  • We work to resolve complaints and improve government processes.
What We Do

Success Stories

We broke through a communication barrier at the Division of Public Assistance to help a man get his brother into a nursing home before time ran out.

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The Alaska Ombudsman is an independent, impartial, non-partisan agency that investigates complaints against the Alaska State Government and departments.
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- Last Friday, on November 30, a major earthquake struck the Anchorage and Mat-Su Valley. We are so thankful that our staff evacuated unhurt, and that community services came together to help so many people in ...
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