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Public Assistance &   Community Support

Adult Education

Kodiak College
117 Benny Benson Drive, Rm 208
Kodiak, AK 99615

907-486-1201


  • Develop skills,  knowledge for education, employment, & citizenship
  • GED assistance
  • English Language Learner assistance (ELL & ESL) 
  • Increase self-image and self-direction
  • Personal, career, training and/or college goals

Adult Public Assistance

Juneau, AK 99811
907-465-3347
 
  • Assistance with cash to needy, aged, blind and disabled
  • Alaskans to help them remain independent

Alaska Career Information Service

  • Free tools to plan a successful  future.
  • Create your own portfolio once you initially get onto the system.  You will then have your own portfolio sign-on as well as collect important and interesting information you discover on the site, and save results for future use.

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Alaska Department of Public Assistance

307 Center Street,      Kodiak, AK 99615,         907-486-3783 or           888-480-3783 

  • Temporary assistance for adults
  • Food stamps
  • Heating assistance
  • Assistance with medical needs
  • Qualify based on income

Language Interpreter Center

431 West 7th Ave. Suite 208
Anchorage, AK, 99501

907-279-2457; Toll Free: 1-877-273-2457

  •  Interpreter Services
  • The Language Interpreter Center has trained and certified interpreters and translators who remove communication barriers between service providers and limited English proficient individuals

Alaska Immigration Justice Project

431 West 7th Ave. Suite 208
Anchorage, AK 99501

907-279-2457; 
Toll Free: 877-273-2457

  • Low cost legal representation
  • Survivors of Domestic Violence and Other Crimes
  • Family-based immigration
  • Applications for Lawful Permanent Residence
  • Naturalization/Citizenship
  • Temporary Protected Status (TPS)
  • Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA)
  • Asylum
  • Children and Youth
  • Removal/deportation defense
  • Criminal Consultations

Alcoholics Anonymous

907-486-2262
 
 
  • Call for meeting locations and times
  • Many daily meetings
  • No charge
  • Open to the public
 

Consumer Direct Services

1941 B Mill Bay Road
Kodiak, AK 99615
907-481-3070
  •  Provides Medicaid eligible clients with personal care attendants to assist with the necessary functions of everyday life.
 

Heating Assistance Program

Hotline 1-888-804-6330 or 907-269-5777

Anchorage area

  • Program runs from October 1 to April 30
  • Household member with elderly or disabled members may apply from September 1 through April 30.
 

Hope Community Resources

1623 Mill Bay Road, Suite B, Kodiak, AK 99615

907-486-1500

  • A variety of resources and services for people with developmental disabilities.

Kodiak Area Native Association

Offices in Kodiak in a few places

907-486-9800

  • health care and social services for Alaska Natives in the Koniag region
  • Services for:
  • Wellness
  • Families with Children
  • Elders 
  • Veterans

Kodiak Area Transit System

Dial-A-Ride and Scheduled Stops

907-486-8308

  • Kodiak Area Transit System (KATS) is for everyone
  • Rides need to be scheduled by close of business the day before you need it.
  • Call Monday through Friday, 8:00 am to 5:30 pm to schedule a ride.
  • Dial-A-Ride service is between 6:30 am and 6:30 pm, Monday through Friday.

Kodiak Baptist Mission Food Bank

1944 East Rezanof Dr.,
Kodiak, AK 99615
907-486-4126
907-486-5567 fax
 
KBM Foodbank
907-486-4127

  • Free food for those who qualify
  • Volunteer opportunities
  • Preschool - waiting list
  • Daycare
  • Summer camp - Island Summer Adventures
 

Kodiak Crisis Pregnancy Center

1-800-508-4673 or 907-942-1442

 

Open by appointment only – services are free

  • Pregnancy tests and counseling
  • Nutritional and pre-natal education
  • Maternity clothes, diapers, furniture
 

Kodiak Women's Resource and Crisis Center

422 Hillside Drive
Kodiak, AK 99615
907-486-6171
907-486-3625 Crisis Hotline
 
  • Crisis services - immediate safety shelter
  • 24-hour crisis hotline
  • Legal advocacy services - medical, social, educational, housing, employment.
  • Victim/Witness program
  • Education via films, discussion groups and reading materials
  • Parenting classes
 

Office of Children's Services

316 Mission Road
Suite 215, Griffin Building
Kodiak, AK 99615
907-486-6174
907-486-4107 fax
  •   Child Safety & child protective services WIC
 

Salvation Army
1855 Mission Rd, PO Box 484, Kodiak, AK 99615

907-486-8530; 907-486-2978 fax
  • Food Bank
  • Thrift Shop
  • Social Services available by appointment
  • Must apply to qualify for food bank
 St. Mary's Thrift Shop
2920 Mill Bay Road
Kodiak, Alaska 99615
907-486-5408
  • Clothing
  • Household wares
  • Toys, etc.

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