Community Resources

ALEUTIAN PRIBILOF ISLANDS ASSOCIATION

1131 E International Airport Road
Anchorage, AK 99518

email:  apiai@apiai.org

FINANCIAL ASSISTANCE

SERVICE PHONES:
(907) 276-2700 Main
(907) 279-4351 Fax
(800) 478-2742 Toll-Free

SERVICE DESCRIPTION:Provides financial assistance for a variety of basic needs, such as child care subsidies, rent and utility payment assistance, work-related expenses, non-medical disaster-related expenses and student financial expenses.

Provides child care subsidies for those going to school and or working generally, for enrolled Tribal Member (Akutan, Atka, Belkofski, False Pass, Nikolski, Nelson Lagoon, Pauloff Harbor, St. George, Qawalangin, Unga, QTT) living in Akutan, Atka, King Cove, Nelson Lagoon, St. George, St. Paul, False Pass, Sand Point, Unalaska, or Nikolski.

Provides financial assistance to individuals / families whose home and/or personal possessions are either destroyed or damaged through forces beyond their control, such as in a fire. Assistance payments are for basic non-medical essential needs of food, clothing, shelter and utilities.

Provides financial assistance for basic essential needs such as rent and utilities while complying with the program requirements of obtaining training and/or employment, as well as participating in community work experience.

Provides applicants who are employed and needing work related financial assistance for transportation to the work site, work clothing, tools or other material; or, has been recently employed and needing cash assistance until receipt of first paycheck.

Provides scholarships and grants to eligible applicants while attending Higher Education, Vocational Training, Certification Training, Short-term Training, or other training based on reasonable and necessary unmet need and availability of funds. A Tuition Stipend may be provided towards tuition, books, fees; or, Monthly Stipend to be used for essential basic needs of food, clothing, shelter and transportation to school.

DOCUMENTS TO BRING:Call for more information.

FEES:None.

INTAKE:Call for information.

ELIGIBILITY:Individuals who are Alaska Native/American Indian of a federally-recognized Tribe from an Aleutian/Pribilof Islands regional Tribe or residing in Aleutian/Pribilof Islands Region. Must meet income guidelines for some programs.

SERVICES:

  • Bus Fare
  • Child Care Expense Assistance
  • Disaster Relief Services
  • Gas Money
  • Rent Payment Assistance
  • Student Financial Aid
  • Tools/Equipment
  • Undesignated Temporary Financial Assistance
  • Utility Service Payment Assistance

SITE HOURS:Mon-Fri 8am-4:30pm.

AREA SERVED:Primarily, Aleutians East and Aleutians West Boroughs. Alaska (and beyond) for Aleutian Pribilof Islands Association Tribal Members.

Other service(s) offered at this location:
DISCLAIMER:
THE INFORMATION ON THIS SITE IS PROVIDED "AS IS" AND WITHOUT WARRANTIES OF ANY KIND EITHER EXPRESS OR IMPLIED. TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMISSIBLE PURSUANT TO APPLICABLE LAW, UNITED WAY OF ANCHORAGE DISCLAIMS ALL WARRANTIES, EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY, NONINFRINGEMENT AND FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE
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