Father and Son in the Backyard

Catholic Social Services helps Alaskans by providing a wide range of human support services related to the basic necessities of life – food and shelter, physical health and safety, and emotional and spiritual well being.

Our safety net of programs include emergency shelters, a food pantry, supportive housing, services for individuals with disabilities, and a refugee resettlement & immigration program.

CSS supports the independence of vulnerable individuals and families in crisis through our high-impact programs.

3rd Avenue Resource & Navigation Center 

Services and support from all providers across Anchorage under one roof to serve our neighbors experiencing homelessness. 

Brother Francis Shelter

Anchorage’s largest overnight shelter serving men and women 365 days a year.

Clare House

A homeless shelter & progressive housing for women with children.

Complex Care

A facility that provides support for medically fragile individuals experiencing homelessness.

Family Disability Services

Support services for children and adults with developmental disabilities, as well as their families.

St. Francis House Food Pantry

One of the largest food pantries in Alaska.

Supportive Family Services

Holistic support for families who are unhoused or experiencing housing instability.

Homeless Family Services

Case management for homeless individuals, homeless families, and homeless veterans.

Refugee Assistance & Immigration Services

Assistance for refugees helping them become self-sufficient in their new home.