First City Homeless Services - Day Shelter - Ketchikan, AK

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400 Main Street
Ketchikan, AK 99901
: 907-225-0888
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    2019-08-10 11:23:44
    What a great organization! Awesome staff who really go out of their way to help out. Its cozy,warm and they have food and showers. They really helped me out with resources to get my ferry ticket back down to bellingham last feb. If you can help them out with donations of any kind im sure it would greatly be appreciated. Peace.

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Description: Day Shelter only

Our mission is to offer the homeless and hungry access to a safe non-judgmental day shelter and referrals to local resources. A self-serve breakfast is available every day.
Open seven days a week: Mon-Sat 8:00am - 4:00pm and Sunday 8:00am -2:30pm. Closed Mon-Fri 12:00-1:00pm for people to go to the Salvation Army for lunch.

Brown Bag lunches on Saturday.  

Services offered:
Warm comfortable rest area
Computer & printer for job and housing search
Clean clothing  
Tutoring for GED, resume writing
AA group  
Coffee and refreshments
Referrals to other agencies

Donation Requests by First City Homeless Services - Day Shelter: Contact First City Homeless Services - Day Shelter at the phone number provided above. If we can't use your donation we will share with other local agencies who feed the hungry and cloth those in need.

Shelter Information Last Update Date: 2020-02-01

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