Are you or someone you know experiencing homelessness?  Below are some resources and community events that are here to help.

Coordinated Entry:

If you or someone you know is experiencing homelessness, you may qualify for assistance through Coordinated Entry. Please click on the link to learn more and visit one of our Access Points to receive a referral:

updated January 04, 2021



907 312 9478
By appointment only

907 310 6734
By appointment only




907 538 2649
Available Saturday 10AM – 4PM and by Appointment

907 538 6332
Available Saturday 10AM – 4PM and by Appointment



907 343 2911
By appointment only

907 885 9508
Available Tuesday-Saturday 4:00-6:00PM






For those at risk of experiencing homelessness Please contact 2-1-1

Alaska 2-1-1

Call Alaska 2-1-1 to find health and human services resources and referrals available in our community.

Call 1-800-478-2221 or 2-1-1, visit, or email

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.

Basic Needs

Programs that provide resources including food, housing, material goods, transportation and utilities for the community at large.

Food Resources List
Community Resource List
Aging & Disability Resource Center

Health Care

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.

Anchorage Neighborhood Health Center
Anchorage Department of Health and Human Services
State of Alaska Department of Health and Social Services

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.

Nine Star Education and Employment Services
Resume Guides
Volunteers of America

Mental Health 

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.

National Alliance on Mental Illness
Anchorage Community Mental Health Services
Alaska Psychiatric Institute
Providence Alaska Behavioral Health

Resources for Seniors

Assisted Living Facilities

The 8 Best Assisted Living Facilities in Anchorage, AK

Alaska Assisted Living & Home Care: Costs and Financial Assistance

Financial Assistance & Funding Options for Assisted Living / Senior Living

Financial Assistance for Assisted Living in Anchorage
Assisted Living Laws and Regulations in Anchorage


Consumer Services

Programs that provide for the education and protection of individuals who buy products and services for personal use. Included are programs that establish and enforce consumer protection, fair trade and other regulatory legislation; provide information and/or counseling to help consumers manage their finances, make informed credit and purchasing decisions, and understand their tax obligations and pay their taxes; and/or ensure that consumers have access to fair hearings, mediation or binding arbitration and appropriate remedies when they have complaints.