*Food Assistance

Anchorage Gospel Rescue Mission                                      Phone Number (907) 563-5603
2823 E. Tudor Rd.                                                                                  www.anchoragerescue.org
Anchorage, AK 99507

AGRM gives the homeless and needy food, clothes, furniture and other items.  Donations are much appreciated.

Anchorage City Church – Food Shelf                                Phone Number (907) 344 2141
1301 W. 100th Ave                                                                               www.anchoragecitychurch.org
Anchorage, AK 99505

They service residents in need of food assistance

Hours- second Saturday of every month
9:00 am – 11:00 am

Please bring photo ID’s for all family members effected

Beans Café                                                                             Phone Number (907) 274 9595
1101 E. 3rd Avenue                                                                 www.beanscafe.org
Anchorage, AK 99501

Beans Café provides daily meals, day shelter, and support services.  Donations and volunteers are much appreciated.

Monday-Fridays 8 am-5pm,
Saturday and Sundays 8:30am-5pm

Café Wish List                                                   Social Service Wish List

Eggs                                                                             Feminine Hygiene

Coffee (ground or whole bean is fine)            Hats and ball caps

Breakfast Meats, Ham, Sausage, Bacon         Travel size soap and shampoo

Razors

Socks (new or gently used)

Catholic Social Services                                                                     Phone Number (907) 222-7323
St. Francis House                                           www.cssalaska.org/html/programs/st.-francis-house.php
3710 East 20th Avenue
Anchorage, AK 99508

Food Pantry Registration Hours
Monday: 11:00 AM – 2:30 PM
Tuesday: 11:00 AM – 2:30 PM
Wednesday: 10:00 AM – 1:30 PM
Thursday: 11:00 AM – 2:30 PM
4th Wednesday of each month: 4:00 PM – 6:30 PM

Food Donations
Monday through Friday: 8:00 AM – 4:00 PM

St. Francis House hosts the largest client choice food pantry in Alaska and is a leader in the Anti-Hunger Movement. St. Francis House provides a 2-day emergency supply of food and limited financial assistance to those in need.

Downtown Soup Kitchen                                                     Phone Number (907) 277 4302
434 E 4th Avenue                                                                          www.downtownsoupkitchen.org
Anchorage, AK 99501

 Downtown Soup Kitchen provides food, showers, and clothes to the homeless and needy.

Family Food Cache / 1st Assembly of God                          Phone Number (907) 276 1115
1540 C Street                                                                           www.foodbankofalaska.org/viewPage.php?ID=32
Anchorage, AK 99501

Hours – 2nd, and 4th Friday of each Month
11:00 am – 12:30 pm
Church offers a food pantry

 

F.I.S.H.                                                                                   Phone Number (907) 277 0818
Fellowship in Serving Humanity                                            www.fishcharity.org
PO Box 111443
Anchorage, AK 99511

FISH delivers food to needy local families, who need emergency food.

General Email:                                                                Info@FISHCharity.org

Community Recruitment/Outreach:            Outreach@FISHCharity.org

Food Drives:                                                                     FoodDrives@FISHCharity.org

Sustained Funds/Events:                                        Fundraising@FISHCharity.org

 

Lutheran Social Services of Alaska                                     Phone Number (907) 272 0643
1303 W. 33rd Ave                                                                                  www.lssalaska.org
Anchorage, AK 99503

Lutheran Social Services provides many programs for needy Alaskans.  They provide emergency vouchers to clients, these include vouchers for state IDS, Driver’s Licenses, birth certificates, and work appropriate clothing.  They also run a food pantry, emergency housing, medical transportation, and the listening post.

LSSA Food Pantry (1303 W. 33rd)

Mon: closed
Tue/Thur/Fri: 1-4pm
Wed: 4:30-7p
Clients can revive food once a month.

Mobile food pantry every Tuesday, 5pm at the Lutheran Church of Hope parking lot. Clients can receive food weekly.

 

Mother Lawrence                                                                 Phone Number (907) 272 0989
3609 Richmond Avenue,                                      www.foodbankofalaska.org/viewPage.php?ID=32
Anchorage, AK 99508

Mother Lawrence provides social services to help low income, and homeless residents of Mountain View area.  They provide many services, these include food and clothing for Anchorage residents.

Service hours: 4:30 pm until food is gone.

Alaska Food Stamps                                              dhss.alaska.gov/dpa/Pages/fstamps/default.aspx

The Alaska Food Stamp Program provides food benefits to low-income households. The federal government funds 100% of the Food Stamp benefit. The State pays half the costs of operating the Food Stamp Program in Alaska.

Muldoon District Office                                                        Phone Number (907) 269 0001
1251 Muldoon Rd, Suite 111B
Anchorage, AK 99504

Anchorage District Office                                                    Phone Number (907) 269 6599
400 Gambell Street
Anchorage, AK 99501

Residency – Applicants must be living in Alaska
Age and Relationships – there are no specific age limits to receive food stamp benefits
Citizenship and Social Security Numbers – U.S citizen, a U.S National, or qualified alien
Work – must be an able-bodied people between 16 and 59 years old must register for work or training if offered.
Resource test – asset limit is $2,000 for most households.

MONTHLY GROSS/NET INCOME LIMITS

(Effective 10/1/12 through 9/30/13)

Household Size

Gross Income

Net Limit

1

$1514

$1165

2

$2050

$1577

3

$2586

$1990

4

$3123

$2402

5

$3659

$2815

6

$4195

$3227

7

$4731

$3640

8

$5268

$4052

Each additional

+$537

+$413

 

 

WIC                                                                                        Phone Number (907) 343 4668

Women, Infant & Children                                                     www.muni.org

All WIC offices are closed the 2nd, 3rd and last Wednesday of the month until 12:30pm.

Municipality of Anchorage                                                     Phone: (907) 343-4668
Downtown Anchorage/L Street
Health & Human Services Bld.
825 L Street, Suite 209
Anchorage, Alaska 99501

Mon – Thurs: 8:15am–5:30pm
Friday: 8:15am-4:30pm
Closed  for lunch 12:00pm – 12:30pm

Muldoon Offices                                                                       Phone: (907) 343-4500
Alaska Regional Medical Plaza
1200 Airport Heights Rd. St 275
Anchorage, Alaska 99504

Mon – Thurs:  8:15am-5:30pm
Friday:  8:15am-4:30pm
Closed for lunch 12:00pm – 12:30pm

Eagle River Town Center                                                       Phone:  (907) 343-1520
12001 Business Park Blvd,
Suite 137, Eagle River, AK 99577

Tues & Thurs:  8:30am-5:30pm
Closed for lunch 12:00pm – 12:30pm

WIC Income Eligibility Guidelines

Household Size                       Annually         Monthly          Twice Monthly   Bi-Weekly       Weekly

1                                                   $25,160           $2,097             $1,049             $968                $484

2                                                   $34,003           $2,834             $1,417             $1,308             $654

3                                                   $42,846           $3,571             $1,786             $1,648             $824

4                                                    $51,689           $4,308             $2,154             $1,989             $995

5                                                   $60,532           $5,045             $2,523             $2,329             $1,165

6                                                    $69,375           $5,782             $2,891             $2,669             $1,335

7                                                    $78,218           $6,519             $3,260             $3,009             $1,505

8                                                    $87,061           $7,256             $3,628             $3,349             $1,675