McKinnell House - Salvation Army
1712 A Street
Anchorage, AK - 99501
We provide emergency shelter for homeless families with children. Those who are unable to provide for their basic needs and cannot obtain the necessary assistance from other public or private agencies. Other eligibility criteria are considered upon application.
McKinnell House is part of The Salvation Army Family Enrichment (SAFE) Center, located at 1712 A Street. The shelter has sixteen family rooms with private bathrooms. Common areas include a shared children's play room, parent lounge, educational classroom and beautiful dining room.
24-hour lodging and staff support
Individualized case management
Educational support in partnership with the Anchorage School District
Nutritious meals & snacks
Life skills development
Case management services continue six months after moving on to independent living