Food and Assistance

The Salvation Army provides several different forms of emergency assistance to help individuals and families during a time of personal crisis in their life. Practical assistance and spiritual counseling is offered for individuals and families in the community to help prevent homelessness.  These services may include: 

  • Food boxes
  • Clothing Vouchers
  • Prescription Vouchers
  • Utility Assistance
  • Gasoline Vouchers
  • Furniture & Household Vouchers
  • Bus Voucher

Each time you visit The Salvation Army Family Emergency Service Office you will need to bring the following items:

  • Photo ID for applicant
  • Physical proof of address (rent receipt, utility bill, etc.)
  • Social Security number and birth date for everyone in the household

In the provision of its services, The Salvation Army does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation or national origin.

[Above: Sandwich ministry volunteers help make sandwiches and pack lunches to be handed out in downtown Anchorage.]