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Our Vision

Wellness for Everyone!

Our Mission

To promote recovery & wellness by providing consumer-driven behavioral healthcare services.

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Fairbanks Community Mental Health Services

Our Vision:


Wellness for Everyone


Our Mission Statement:


Our mission is to promote recovery and wellness by providing consumer-driven behavioral health care services.


Our Values


CommunityWe value the wellness of our community

AccessWe value opportunities for participation in programs, activities, and services that support recovery and wellness.

Relationships – We value person-focused relationships with the people we serve.

IntegrityWe value the highest levels of integrity in carrying out our Mission and Vision.

Needs – We value the identification of needs and the achievement of desired outcomes of the individuals and families we serve.

Growth – We value the personal growth of those we serve toward a self-determined, high quality life in the community.


Our History

Fairbanks Community Mental Health Services (FCMHS) opened in September of 2013.  The company provides comprehensive behavioral healthcare services to the Fairbanks Region.  We served about 700 consumers in FY15.


Services and Supports

The services provided by FCMHS are designed to assist consumers in obtaining and maintaining community tenure.


For adults, this means obtaining safe, affordable, accommodating housing and the resources and skills necessary to maintain housing.  It means adults who have the opportunity to be engaged in meaningful activities such as volunteering or working.


For children, this means living in the community in a safe home and attending school.


Family Services for Youth and their Families


Family Services at FCMHS provides a wide range of therapeutic services to severely emotionally disturbed (SED) children, adolescents, and their families.  The scope of services provide a comprehensive array of community based mental health services designed to enable children and adolescents to live successively in their community.


Services include:

  • Crisis intervention;
  • Assessment and treatment planning/coordination;
  • Individual, group and family therapy;
  • Case Management;
  • Skill development;
  • School based Services;
  • Home and Community based services;
  • Psycho educational services;
  • Specialized complex trauma treatment services
  • Psychological evaluations
  • Psychiatric services

Services for Severely Mentally Ill Adults

Several specialized teams within  (FCMHS) provide services to adults who experience severe mental illness (SMI) or co-existing disabilities such mental illness and substance use disorders, developmental or physical disabilities and other disorders.  Services include comprehensive community based mental health services, substance abuse services, housing services, housing assistance. All services are designed to assist consumers in their goals of recovery.


FCMHS is located at

3830 South Cushman Street

Fairbanks, Alaska 99701

(907) 371-1300 Phone


Donate today to support FCMHS through the Chet Garey Memorial Fund.