NEA-Alaska: NEA-Alaska exists to be an advocate for an excellent public education for each child in Alaska and to advance the interests of public school employees.
National Education Association: The National Education Association (NEA), the nation’s largest professional employee organization, is committed to advancing the cause of public education. NEA’s 3.2 million members work at every level of education—from pre-school to university graduate programs. NEA has affiliate organizations in every state and in more than 14,000 communities across the United States.
NEA-Retired: NEA-Retired membership today is more than 275,000 and we continue to lead the way in public education and on critical issues such as Social Security and Medicare, health care, and pension protection, and other retirement security concerns.
Teacher Retirement System and Public Employees’ Retirement System (TRS & PERS)
doa.alaska.gov/drb: This website is designed to provide all necessary information regarding your TRS and PERS benefits, which include pension, medical, disability, and death benefits, and tier comparison charts.
Retirement and Benefits Forms & Brochures (TRS/PERS)
doa.alaska.gov/drb/alaskaCare/index.html: This site is designed to provide AlaskaCare retirees with plan descriptions, pharmacy, basic information, wellness tips, access to 24-hour Nurse Line and forms and publications.
AlaskaCare 24-Hour Nurse Hotline: 1-800-807-2997
Alaska Retirement Management Board: The Alaska Retirement Management Board assumed fiduciary responsibility for the assets of the state’s retirement systems as of October 1, 2005. The board consists of nine trustees and is staffed by the Department of Revenue – Treasury Division.
Alaska Public Employees Association: The Alaska Public Employees Association/AFT is the oldest Public Employee union in Alaska — formed in 1955 and still working hard for state employees.
National Institute on Retirement Security: National Institute on Retirement Security is a not-for–profit organization established to contribute to informed policymaking by fostering an understanding of the value of retirement security to employees, employers, and the economy.
ARA – Alliance For Retired Americans: The mission of the Alliance for Retired Americans is to ensure social and economic justice and full civil rights for all citizens so that they may enjoy lives of dignity, personal and family fulfillment and security.
Alaska Commission on Aging: The Alaska Commission on Aging (ACoA) advocates for state policy, public and private partnerships, state/federal projects and citizen involvement that assists each of us to age successfully in our homes, in our communities or as near as possible to our communities and families.
AARP – National: AARP is a nonprofit, nonpartisan membership organization for people age 50 and over. AARP is dedicated to enhancing quality of life for all as we age.
AARP – Alaska: AARP Alaska is moving forward with an aggressive agenda of advocacy, collaboration with community partners, volunteer recruitment and developing community services. They hope to forge stronger relationships with underserved communities throughout the state, in particular, with our Alaskan Native Elders.
www.NEAFund.org: The NEA Fund for Children and Public Education collects voluntary contributions from Association members which are used for political purposes, including, but not limiting to, making contributions and expenditures on behalf of friends of public education who are candidates for federal office.