Are you or someone you know experiencing homelessness? Below are some resources and community events that are here to help.
If you or someone you know is experiencing homelessness, you may qualify for assistance through coordinated entry.
Anchorage Coalition to End Homelessness
Mac | 907 310 6734 (By appointment only)
Anchorage Public Libraries
Rebecca | 907-343-2911 (By appointment only)
Ziona | 907 885 9508 (Available Tuesday-Saturday 4-6PM)
Choosing Our Roots (COR) – Transitional Ages Youth Ages 18-24 (TAY)
Kat | 907 764 6233 (Available Saturday 1-3:30PM)
Covenant House Alaska – Transitional Ages Youth Ages 18-24 (TAY)
907-272-1255 (By appointment. Please ask for Housing Department when you call.)
Sean | 907 538 2649 (Available Saturday 10AM-4PM and by appointment)
Jerry | 907 538 6332 (Available Saturday 10AM-4PM and by appointment)
Call Alaska 2-1-1 to find health and human services resources and referrals available in our community.
What is Alaska 2-1-1?
Alaska 2-1-1 is a one-stop resource for connecting with a wide variety of vital resources including emergency food and shelter, disability services, counseling, senior services, healthcare, child care, drug and alcohol programs, legal assistance, transportation needs, educational opportunities, and much more.
Call 2-1-1 or 1-800-478-2221 Monday through Friday from 8:30 am to 5:00 pm to or visit their website 24 hours a day, seven days a week when you need help finding help. It’s free and confidential.
Alaska 2-1-1 makes referrals to thousands of resources throughout Alaska. Alaska 2-1-1 is a service of the United Ways of Alaska.
Programs that provide resources including food, housing, material goods, transportation and utilities for the community at large.
Organizations Providing Food Services
Programs whose primary purpose is to help individuals and families achieve and maintain physical well-being through the study, prevention, screening, evaluation and treatment of people who have illnesses, injuries or disabilities.
Employment and Income Boosts
Programs that help to meet the economic needs of the community by helping residents prepare for, find and sustain gainful employment; providing public assistance and support for those who are eligible; ensuring that retirees, older adults, people with disabilities and other eligible individuals receive the social insurance benefits to which they are entitled; and offering temporary financial assistance for people who are experiencing an unexpected financial crisis in situations where support related to their specific circumstances is unavailable.
Programs that provide preventive, diagnostic and treatment services in a variety of community and hospital- based settings to help people achieve, maintain, and enhance a state of emotional well-being, personal empowerment and the skills to cope with everyday demands.