Matanuska Susitna County Housing Assistance Programs

See our list of housing assistance programs. We list HUD, housing assistance, subsidized housing programs in Matanuska Susitna County.

Wasilla Homeless-Committee

Date Added/Updated: 2017-11-16

209 W. Evergreen
Palmer, AK 99645
(907) 745-7079

Provides case management, resource referrals, housing search assistance, job search assistance, clothing, furniture, and household items.

Valley Residential Services

Date Added/Updated: 2017-11-16

1075 Check Street
Wasilla, AK 99654
(907)357-0256

Provides housing for adults with special needs as defined as those individuals with mental or developmental disabilities, individuals with low or moderate income or advanced in age.

Knik Tribal Council

Date Added/Updated: 2017-11-15

951 E. Bogard Rd, Suite 101
Wasilla, AK 99654
(907) 373-7991

Child care assistance, education scholarships, job placement & equipment,dental, vision, sports/activities fees, report card incentive program, Indian child welfare advocate program, van transportation, housing assistance, snow removal assistance, and non-emergency medical transportation.

Family Promise of Mat-Su

Date Added/Updated: 2017-11-16
http://www.familypromisematsu.org/
561 W. Nelson
Wasilla, AK 99654
(907)357-6160

Rent Assistance. Family Promise Mat-Su mobilizes community resources and local congregations to provide compassionate care through shelter, meals, and case management to families without housing.

Family Promise of Mat-Su

Date Added/Updated: 2017-11-20
http://www.familypromisematsu.org/
561 W. Nelson
Wasilla, AK 99654
(907) 357-6160

Provides compassionate care through shelter, meals, and case management to families without housing. Family Promise shelter guests' pets boarded on site.

Family Promise Mat-Su

Date Added/Updated: 2017-11-15
http://www.familypromisematsu.org/
561 W. Nelson
Wasilla, AK 99654
(907) 357-6160

Provides compassionate care through shelter and case management to families without housing. Provides emergency housing assistance (rent assistance, utility assistance, etc.) funds to those applicable.

Alaska Housing Finance Corporation

Date Added/Updated: 2017-11-16
https://www.ahfc.us/
851 Westpoint Dr, B6
Wasilla, AK 99654
(907) 376-5744

Provides Alaskans with access to safe, quality, affordable housing.



Matanuska Susitna County Food Assistance Programs

See our list of food assistance programs. We list food pantries, soup kitchens, congregate meal programs in Matanuska Susitna County.

Upper Susitna Seniors

Date Added/Updated: 2017-11-16

HC 89 Box 592
Willow, AK 99688
(907)733-6200

Meals on wheels for seniors and home delivered meals for locals who are medically incapacitated.

Salvation Army

Date Added/Updated: 2017-11-15
http://alaska.salvationarmy.org/
209 W Evergreen
Palmer, AK 99645
(907) 745-7079

Provides assistance for clothing, household goods, financial assistance(rent and utilities), food services, and emergency shelter.

MY House

Date Added/Updated: 2017-11-15

300 N. Willow Street
Wasilla, AK 99654
(907) 354-4357

Provides rent assistance,hot meals every Friday night, and other services for homeless youth ages 14-24, both men and women.

MY House

Date Added/Updated: 2017-11-16
http://www.myhousematsu.org/
300 N. Willow Street
Wasilla, AK 99654
(907)354-4357

Provides rent assistance. Provides hot meals every Friday night for homeless youth.

MY House

Date Added/Updated: 2017-11-20
http://www.myhousematsu.org/
300 N. Willow Street
Wasilla, AK 99654
(907)354-4357

Provides emergency shelter for homeless youth ages 14-24 for both men and women. Provides hot meals every Friday night for homeless youth.

Mat-Su Senior Services

Date Added/Updated: 2017-11-16

1132 S. Chugach Street
Palmer, AK 99645
(907)745-5454

Congregate and delivered meals provided for seniors 60 & over.

Mat-Su Food Bank

Date Added/Updated: 2017-11-16

501 Bogard Rd.
Wasilla, AK 99654
(907)357-3769

Bring photo ID: Mat-Su residents only. Monday-Friday: 10am-1pm. Call for information about Food 4 Kids program.

Manna Independent Baptist Church

Date Added/Updated: 2017-11-16

10151 E Palmer Wasilla Hwy
Palmer, AK 99645
(907)745-3898

Food distribution after services: Wednesday 8:30pm and Sunday 12:30pm

Frontline Mission

Date Added/Updated: 2017-11-15
http://www.frontlinemission.org/
2001 E.Palmer Wasilla Hwy
Wasilla, AK 99654
(907) 357-8600

Hot meals: Thursday and Friday 10:30 am –1:30 pm; Wed.6:00 pm –7:00 pm.

Family Nutrition Program UAF Cooperative Extension Service

Date Added/Updated: 2017-11-15
http://www.uaf.edu/ces/
809 S Chugach Street, Suite 2
Palmer, AK 99645
(907) 745-3423

Offers FREE nutrition education for adults, youth, seniors and families that meet income criteria. Helps families and individuals learn how to plan, shop for and prepare healthy foods within a limited budget.

Big Lake Baptist

Date Added/Updated: 2017-11-15

10864 W. Parks Hwy
Big Lake, AK 99652
(907) 892-6646

Wednesday 6:00 pm free dinner and food box. For food box call first.



Matanuska Susitna County Rent and Bill Pay Assistance Programs

See our list of financial assistance programs. We list bill pay services, prescription assistance programs, mortgage assistance programs in Matanuska Susitna County.

Upper Susitna Seniors

Date Added/Updated: 2017-11-16

HC 89 Box 592
Willow, AK 99688
(907)733-6200

Meals on wheels for seniors and home delivered meals for locals who are medically incapacitated.

Salvation Army

Date Added/Updated: 2017-11-15
http://alaska.salvationarmy.org/
209 W Evergreen
Palmer, AK 99645
(907) 745-7079

Provides assistance for clothing, household goods, financial assistance(rent and utilities), food services, and emergency shelter.

MY House

Date Added/Updated: 2017-11-15

300 N. Willow Street
Wasilla, AK 99654
(907) 354-4357

Provides rent assistance,hot meals every Friday night, and other services for homeless youth ages 14-24, both men and women.

MY House

Date Added/Updated: 2017-11-16
http://www.myhousematsu.org/
300 N. Willow Street
Wasilla, AK 99654
(907)354-4357

Provides rent assistance. Provides hot meals every Friday night for homeless youth.

MY House

Date Added/Updated: 2017-11-20
http://www.myhousematsu.org/
300 N. Willow Street
Wasilla, AK 99654
(907)354-4357

Provides emergency shelter for homeless youth ages 14-24 for both men and women. Provides hot meals every Friday night for homeless youth.

Mat-Su Senior Services

Date Added/Updated: 2017-11-16

1132 S. Chugach Street
Palmer, AK 99645
(907)745-5454

Congregate and delivered meals provided for seniors 60 & over.

Mat-Su Food Bank

Date Added/Updated: 2017-11-16

501 Bogard Rd.
Wasilla, AK 99654
(907)357-3769

Bring photo ID: Mat-Su residents only. Monday-Friday: 10am-1pm. Call for information about Food 4 Kids program.

Manna Independent Baptist Church

Date Added/Updated: 2017-11-16

10151 E Palmer Wasilla Hwy
Palmer, AK 99645
(907)745-3898

Food distribution after services: Wednesday 8:30pm and Sunday 12:30pm

Frontline Mission

Date Added/Updated: 2017-11-15
http://www.frontlinemission.org/
2001 E.Palmer Wasilla Hwy
Wasilla, AK 99654
(907) 357-8600

Hot meals: Thursday and Friday 10:30 am –1:30 pm; Wed.6:00 pm –7:00 pm.

Family Nutrition Program UAF Cooperative Extension Service

Date Added/Updated: 2017-11-15
http://www.uaf.edu/ces/
809 S Chugach Street, Suite 2
Palmer, AK 99645
(907) 745-3423

Offers FREE nutrition education for adults, youth, seniors and families that meet income criteria. Helps families and individuals learn how to plan, shop for and prepare healthy foods within a limited budget.

Big Lake Baptist

Date Added/Updated: 2017-11-15

10864 W. Parks Hwy
Big Lake, AK 99652
(907) 892-6646

Wednesday 6:00 pm free dinner and food box. For food box call first.



Matanuska Susitna County Clothing Assistance Programs

See our list of clothing assistance programs.

Valley Charities, turn-A-leaf thrift store

Date Added/Updated: 2017-11-15

400 N. Yenlo
Wasilla, AK 99654
(907) 376-5708

Provides clothing and household items daily to those trying to make ends meet. Call for an assistance voucher. Medical equipment loan program is available at our thrift store.

Thrifters Rock

Date Added/Updated: 2017-11-15

9201 E Frontage Rd
Palmer, AK 99645
907) 745-7625

Provides clothing and household items daily to those trying to make ends meet.

Saving Grace Thrift Store

Date Added/Updated: 2017-11-15

3060 N. Lazy Eight Ct.
Wasilla, AK 99654
(907) 414-8643

Provides clothing and household items daily to those trying to make ends meet.

Salvation Army Thrift Store

Date Added/Updated: 2017-11-15

2301 Sun Mountain Ave.
Wasilla, AK 99654
(907) 376-7598

Clothing and furniture vouchers honored for disaster relief. Vouchers available from Palmer location.

Nugen's Ranch Thrift Store

Date Added/Updated: 2017-11-15

26731 W Point McKenzie Road
Wasilla, AK 99654
(907) 376-4534

Provides clothing and household items daily to those trying to make ends meet.

Mouse House

Date Added/Updated: 2017-11-15

201 E. Swanson
Wasilla, AK 99654
(907) 376-6773

Provides clothing and household items daily to those trying to make ends meet.

Heart Reach Pregnancy Center

Date Added/Updated: 2017-11-15

865 S. Seward Meridian Pkwy.
Wasilla, AK 99654
(907) 373-3456

Baby cache, gently used clothing up to 4T, and maternity clothes. Provides clothing and household items daily to those trying to make ends meet.

Good Shepherd Lutheran

Date Added/Updated: 2017-11-15

501 E Bogard Rd
Wasilla, AK 99654
(907) 376-3522

Provides clothing and household items daily to those trying to make ends meet.

Frontline Mission

Date Added/Updated: 2017-11-15

2001 E. Palmer Wasilla Hwy
Wasilla, AK 99654
(907) 864-0463

Thursday and Friday 10:30 am –1:30 pm. Provides clothing and household items daily to those trying to make ends meet.

Food distribution & clothing closet Growing Spurts

Date Added/Updated: 2017-11-15

4931 Mayflower Lane
Wasilla, AK 99654
(907) 376-4404

Provides clothing and household items daily to those trying to make ends meet.

First Presbyterian Church

Date Added/Updated: 2017-11-15

1375 Bogard Road
Wasilla, AK 99654
907) 376-5053

Provides clothing and household items daily to those trying to make ends meet.

Bishop's Attic II

Date Added/Updated: 2017-11-15

840 S. Bailey
Palmer, AK 99645
(907) 745-4215

Provides clothing and household items daily to those trying to make ends meet.

Big Lake Community Clothing Closet

Date Added/Updated: 2017-11-15

2955 Big Lake Road
Big Lake, AK 99652
(907)903-1902

Provides clothing and household items daily to those trying to make ends meet.

Alaska Family Services: Thrift Store

Date Added/Updated: 2017-11-15

403. S. Alaska Street
Palmer, AK 99645
(907) 746-6200

Provides clothing and household items daily to those trying to make ends meet.



Matanuska Susitna County Child Care Assistance Programs

See our list of child care assistance programs. We list subsidized child care, day care programs in Matanuska Susitna County.

Alaska Family Services

Date Added/Updated: 2017-11-15
http://www.akafs.org/
899 Commercial Dr
Wasilla, AK 99654
907) 376-4080

Behavioral health services, child care, family support and preservation, domestic violence and sexual assault, nutrition services, shelters.



Matanuska Susitna County Health Care Assistance Programs and Clinics

See our list of clinics and healthcare assistance programs. The list contains free clincs: dental and medical, health care assistant payment programs, etc.

Sunshine Community Health Center

Date Added/Updated: 2017-11-16
http://www.sunshineclinic.org/general-preventative-dentistry
34300 Talkeetna Spur Rd.
Talkeetna, AK 99676
(907) 733-2273

Serves all ages and Medicaid populations.

Same Day Dental

Date Added/Updated: 2017-11-16
http://samedaydental.net/
1830 E. Parks Hwy., Suite A134
Wasilla, AK 99654
(907)631-3630

Serve adult, children and Medicaid populations.

Mat-Su Veteran's Affairs Community Based Outpatient Clinic

Date Added/Updated: 2017-11-20

865 N. Seward Meridian Parkway, Suite 105
Wasilla, AK 99654
(907) 631-3100

The clinic provides primary care and mental health care. Hours of Operation, Monday – Friday 7:30am-4:00 pm.

Mat-Su Public Health Center

Date Added/Updated: 2017-11-16

3223 East Palmer-Wasilla Hwy Suite 3
Wasilla, AK 99654
(907)352-6600

Provides child services, women’s clinic, family planning and more. All patients on sliding fee scale, call for an appointment. Immunizations available in Palmer at the Alaska Family Resource Center, call for schedule.

Mat-Su Dental

Date Added/Updated: 2017-11-16
http://www.matsudental.com/
951 Bogard Road #203
Wasilla, AK 99654
(907)376-2456

Serves all ages and Medicaid populations.

Geneva Woods Pharmacy

Date Added/Updated: 2017-11-16

3674 Country Field
Wasilla, AK 99654
(907)376-8200

Accepts Medicare, Medicaid, and third party insurance. Assists patients that are uninsured or unable to pay. Full Service Pharmacy. https://www.genevawoods.com/

Aurora Dental

Date Added/Updated: 2017-11-16
http://www.auroradentalak.com/
4501 E. Snider Dr.
Wasilla, AK 99654
(907) 376-8400

Serve adult, children, and Medicaid populations.

Alaska Legal Services - Mat Su

Date Added/Updated: 2017-11-15
https://www.alsc-law.org/
634 S. Bailey St., Ste.102
Palmer, AK 99645
907-746-4636

ALSC provides free clinics, legal advice and representation to qualified Alaskans on a variety of topic including family law, foreclosures, bankruptcy, consumer protection, Medicaid/SSI appeals.

Alaska Legal Services

Date Added/Updated: 2017-11-15
https://alaskalawhelp.org
634 S.Bailey Street, Suite 102
Palmer, AK 99645
(907)746-4636

ALSC provides free clinics, legal advice and representation to qualified Alaskans on a variety of topic including family law, foreclosures, bankruptcy, consumer protection, Medicaid/SSI appeals.



Matanuska Susitna County Homeless Shelters and Homeless Assistance Programs

See our list of homeless programs. We list homeless shelters, day shelters, homeless resources for me, women, and families.

Catholic Social Services

Date Added/Updated: 2017-11-16

642 S. Alaska Street, Suite #206
Palmer, AK 99645
(907)745-8811

Provides assistance for Veterans who are homeless or about to become homeless.

Catholic Social Services

Date Added/Updated: 2017-11-20

642 S. Alaska Street, Suite #206
Palmer, AK 99645
(907) 745-8811

Provides assistance for Veterans who are homeless or about to become homeless.

Alaska Family Services: Domestic Violence Shelter

Date Added/Updated: 2017-11-20
http://www.akafs.org/dvsa.html
403 S. Alaska Street
Palmer, AK 99645
(907) 746-8026

Safe Shelter for female victims of domestic violence and sexual assault with or without children is staffed 24-hours a day by professional, specially trained domestic violence advocates.



Matanuska Susitna County Various Assistance Programs

Below we list an array of other helpful resource programs we have found in Matanuska Susitna County.

Wasilla Area Senior Center

Date Added/Updated: 2017-11-16

1301 Century Circle
Wasilla, AK 99654
(907) 376-3104

Provides lunch to senior citizens of Mat-Su area: Mondays-Fridays 11:30am-12:30pm.

Turn-A-Leaf

Date Added/Updated: 2017-11-20

400 N Yenlo
Wasilla, AK 99654
(907) 354-4660

Provides temporary/short term hotel vouchers.

Sunshine Food Bank

Date Added/Updated: 2017-11-16

#1 Walstead Road, Mile 4.2
Talkeetna, AK 99676
(907) 892-6492

Tuesdays:10:00am-4:00pm

Sertoma–Mat-Su Club

Date Added/Updated: 2017-11-16

3750 E. Country Field Cir.
Wasilla, AK 99654
(907)352-8333

Hearing health education, referrals, and free monthly hearing screenings. First Saturday of every month, 10:00am-1:00pm.

Salvation Army

Date Added/Updated: 2017-11-16

1517 S. Industrial Way
Palmer, AK 99645
(907) 745-7079

Mondays and Tuesdays 12pm-4pm; Wednesdays 10:00am-1:30pm

Salvation Army

Date Added/Updated: 2017-11-20

209 W. Evergreen
Palmer, AK 99645
(907)745-7079

Temporary/short-term hotel vouchers.

Palmer Food Bank

Date Added/Updated: 2017-11-16

221 S Valley Way
Palmer, AK 99645
(907)746-3565

Mat-Su residents only: Mondays-Fridays 1:00pm-5:00pm

NeighborWorks

Date Added/Updated: 2017-11-16

625 S. Cobb Street, Suite 100
Palmer, AK 99645
(907)745-6636

Provide services to make homeownership possible for families who have incomes less than 80% of the area median income.

Mat-Su Imagination Library

Date Added/Updated: 2017-11-15
http://matsuimaginationlibrary.org/
PO Box 875201
Wasilla, AK 99687
(907) 232-8517

Free book program for children 5 and under.

Heating Assistance Hope Community Resources

Date Added/Updated: 2017-11-15
http://www.hss.state.ak.us/dpa/programs/hap/
851 E Westpoint Dr. Ste 301
Wasilla, AK 99654
(907) 376-3903

Provides services and support to people who experience disabilities.

Family Assistance Center Alaska National Guard

Date Added/Updated: 2017-11-15

3401 E. Bogard Road
Wasilla, AK 99654
907) 373-9446

Provides services and support to military families.

Connect Palmer

Date Added/Updated: 2017-11-15

202 S. Alaska Street
Palmer, AK 99645
(907) 746-9675

Provides access to Life Skills Programs offering individuals the opportunity to learn a practical life skill, Fire wood for families, and Sarah's House – a safe place for ladies to stay while going through some of Connect Palmer's programs. http://connectpalmer.org

Christian Center Food Pantry

Date Added/Updated: 2017-11-15

Mile 49 Glenn Highway
Palmer, AK 99645
(907)355-5959

Open Tuesday 1-3PM for Palmer-Sutton-Butte residents.

CCS Early Learning(Head Start)

Date Added/Updated: 2017-11-15

2060 E. Industrial Dr.
Wasilla, AK 99654
(907)745-4040

Provides comprehensive child development services to economically disadvantaged children and families.

Catholic Social Services

Date Added/Updated: 2017-11-15
Provides assistance for Veterans who are homeless or about to become homeless.
642 S. Alaska Street, Suite #206
Palmer, AK 99645
907)745

-8811

C’eyiits’ Hwnax Life House Community Health Center

Date Added/Updated: 2017-11-16

16166 N. Glenn Hwy, Mile 61.5
Sutton, AK 99674
(907)631-7665

Hours: 8:00 am – 5:00 pm Monday through Friday. Provides medical services to both Alaska Native and non-Native people. Sliding fee scale depending on household income and ability to pay.

American Red Cross

Date Added/Updated: 2017-11-15
Emergency, disaster support, First Aid, CPR, and babysitting training.
851 E. Westpoint Drive, Suite B9
Wasilla, AK 99654
(907) 357-6060

http://alaska.redcross.org

Alaska Job Corp

Date Added/Updated: 2017-11-15

800 E Lynn Martin Drive
Palmer, AK 99645
(907)861-8800

Provides career, technical,and academic training at no cost to young men and women ages 16 through 24. Also offers a residential dorm program for students ages 16 - 24 with children. Offers student volunteer assistance for yard cleanup.

Alaska Division of Public Assistance

Date Added/Updated: 2017-11-15
http://www.hss.state.ak.us/dpa/
855 W Commercial Drive
Wasilla, AK 99654
907) 376-3903

Promotes self-sufficiency and provides basic living expenses to Alaskans in need.