Housing Resources - COVID-19 (coronavirus)
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention offers insights and best practices for protection. Go to:
Should you get tested?
Testing for COVID-19 is being rolled out throughout Alaska. Here’s what you need to know:
What is social distancing?
Social distancing is encouraged to stop COVID-19. Here’s how:
Laid off & behind with rent?
COVID-19 has hit businesses hard, resulting in lay-offs without pay. If you’re a public housing tenant or have a Housing Choice Voucher and are afraid of falling behind, Alaska Housing Finance Corporation is offering a temporary reduction to family rent portion.
- Open and complete the Income Loss due to COVID-19 Application.
- Return it, along with your proof of income, to your local AHFC office.
- AHFC will respond to all applications in writing.
This Anchorage Daily News article might have some answers on what to do in the meantime:
Stop the Spread of Germs!
Here’s a visual reminder of six things you can do to stop the spread of the COVID-19.
Are AHFC’s offices open?
Offices are closed to public access as of March 19, 2020 until further notice. Staff are working and practicing social distancing. For contact info, go to
Phone numbers to our offices
Toll Free: 800-478-AHFC (2432) outside Anchorage, but within Alaska