WHO WE SERVE

The Kodiak Area Native Association (KANA) is a 501(c)3 nonprofit corporation providing health care and social services for the Alaska Natives and our communities throughout the Koniag region. We have been providing resources for improved health and wellbeing for generations since 1966, including Medical, Dental, Behavioral Health, and Community Service Programs to serve the communities of the City of Kodiak, Akhiok, Karluk, Old Harbor, Ouzinkie, Port Lions, and Larsen Bay.  We believe that healthy individuals live in healthy communities, and have prioritized offering resources accordingly to elevate the quality of life of those we serve.

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KANA News

  • Tamamta Liitukut “Everyone is Learning” Kodiak Alutiiq Language Project

    The Tamamta Liitukut Project Administration for Native Americans (ANA) Grant was awarded to The Sun’aq Tribe for the next 5 years (2016-2021). The project’s mission is to serve young children to experience Alutiiq as a living language and its end…

  • Mindfulness Based Stress Reduction Helps Patients With Chronic Pain

    When we’re in pain, we want it to go away. Immediately. And that’s understandable. Chronic pain is frustrating and debilitating, the last thing we want to do is pay more attention to our pain. The Mill Bay Health Center is…

  • Get Smart About Antibiotics

    Each year in the United States, at least 2 million people become infected with bacteria that are resistant to antibiotics and at least 23,000 people die as a direct result of these infections. Many more people die from other conditions…

  • New DNA Screening Test for Alaskan Newborns Identifies CPT1A Arctic Variant

    Every baby born in Alaska undergoes a series of tests just before they leave the hospital to go home. A small blood sample is collected from the baby’s heel and sent to a laboratory for testing that targets about 50…

  • New Patient Housing Opens at ANMC

    ANMC’s Quyana House has provided 54 semi-private rooms adjacent to our hospital for many years. ANTHC also contracts with local hotels to ensure that there is enough housing for everyone who needs it. But that is not enough. In response…


Community Events
Mon 23

National Drug & Alcohol Facts Week

January 23 @ 12:00 am - January 29 @ 11:59 pm
Thu 26
Health Services
Tue 24

OUZINKIE | Angie Christiansen, Behavioral Health

January 24 @ 8:00 am - 4:00 pm
Wed 25

KODIAK Specialty Clinic | Pediatrics, Whitney Elliott

January 25 @ 8:00 am - January 26 @ 5:00 pm