Emergency Outreach Services
Funded by U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD), the Emergency Services Project provides services and emergency financial assistance to individuals and families (TO PREVENT HOMELESSNESS). One-time assistance to qualifying people for rental security deposits, rental arrearage, or utility assistance is provided through Emergency Outreach Services. All applicants must show sustainability before being approved.
Call the Emergency Solutions Grant Hotline at (907) 343-4750, to hear a recorded message regarding the availability of funding or for additional resources.
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Anchorage Wastewater Utility (AWWU) - Coins Can Coins Program for Emergency Assistance
The AWWU Coins Can Count Program provides the opportunity to help members of our community who may be facing a financial crisis and cannot pay their bill. Program participants’ monthly bills are rounded up to the next whole dollar and that money is used to assist those customers in need. The average customer contributes approximately $6 per year. The MOA Department of Health and Human Services office determines customer eligibility. These funds will only be used to pay water and wastewater bills in the AWWU service area. One time assistance only. Contact 343-7770 to determine your eligibility.
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