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.

  • Username:         kodiakabe
    Password
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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
Alaska Emergency Language Bank
384 Lilly Drive,
Kodiak, AK, 99615
907-486-4402
  •  Interpreter Services

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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