Clare House provides temporary, emergency 24-hour shelter for women with children and expectant mothers (over 18). Residents receive daily meals and referrals for child care, substance abuse/mental health, affordable permanent housing, employment and continuing educational opportunities. Case management services are an integral part of the program to help women in their transition from homelessness to independent living.
The Clare House is in desperate need of:
Thank you Ambassador Jessica Schwarz from Girl Scouts of Alaska Troop 15 for the awesome and much needed donations of baby formula, supplies, and bathroom essentials for Clare House's women and children who are in need!
Jessica says her goal as part of her Gold Award Project was to do something that would have a lasting impact on the community.
We appreciate you Jessica!
Are you looking for a mailing address to send your Clare House donation to? Please send checks to Catholic Social Services Administration Office c/o Development Department at 3710 East 20th Avenue, Anchorage, AK 99508 or click here to make a secure on-line donation. For material donations please drop off at Clare House at 4110 Spenard Road. Thank you!
Are you looking for a project for your group? Thank you so much for your interest in Clare House and your willingness to support women and children in need! While every attempt is made to accommodate your group's desire to help CSS fulfill our mission, please know that it is not always possible. Elements that affect group placement are size and age of group members and the month and day in which you are available. Please submit this form 4 weeks prior to the suggested date of your project. Thank you!
Did You Know?
- 539 individuals utilized 21,934 bed nights at Clare House during fiscal year 2015.
- Clare House program brochure
- Clare House Wish List
- ASD Child in Transition Program
- AWAIC - Abused Women's Aid in Crisis
- Anchorage Coalition to end Homelessness
- 211 - Rent and Utility Assistance/Referral System
- Alaska Housing Finance Corporation
- Cook Inlet Housing Authority
- Cook Inlet Native Head Start