State of Alaska

Department of Administration

Division of Office of Public Advocacy

Alaska Department of Administration, Office of Public Advocacy
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Guardian Ad Litem


The Office of Public Advocacy Child Advocacy Unit's mission is to advocate for the best interests of abused and neglected children who are involved in the juvenile courts, taking into account each child's age, maturity, culture and ethnicity, and the public laws and policies regarding family preservation and timely permanency planning.

Report Child Abuse or Neglect: 1-800-478-4444

Types of Appointments

  • Guardian ad litem (GAL) in Child in Need of Aid (CINA) case
  • GAL in domestic violence case
  • GAL in juvenile delinquency case
  • GAL in private custody case
  • GAL for child victims in adult criminal cases
  • GAL in adoption case
  • GAL in emancipation case

Contract Guardian Ad Litem