Housing First – Assertive Community Treatment

The ACT Team is a trans-disciplinary team of medical, behavioral health, and rehabilitation professionals who provide prompt, non-harmful, non-coercive, recovery orientated services for people who are homeless and seeking help for mental and emotional difficulties. 

Offering housing support that is permanent and affordable.

Operate on a 24/7 basis.

Mobile - allowing clients to stay in the comfort of their communities.

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The ACT Team focuses on recovery, harm reduction, eliminating barriers to housing access, and consumer choice. 

Offering housing support that is permanent, decent, affordable, and integrated into the community helping many clients develop a sense of home, security and privacy, and valued community membership.  

The Housing First ACT team operates on a 24/7 basis,  is mobile and community based, allowing recipients to stay in the comfort of their communities thus ensuring easy access/navigation of social care services.

Our services are based in respect and enhance the clients' rights, dignity, and self determination by:

Recognizing that solving practical problems such as finding adequate housing, financial security, meaningful activity, satisfying personal relationships, and social self-help supports is critical to wellness.

Allowing clients to determine the design and implementation of their services.

Focusing on clients’ strengths, satisfaction and positive outcomes.

Promoting natural and community supports.

Incorporating each person’s culture and value system into any interactions with them.

Finding or building supports and services each person may desire to be successfully living, working, and playing in mainstream society.

If you are an individual who could utilize assistance from the ACT Team, please fill out the Application for Services and
email, fax, or turn in a hard copy.

The Housing First ACT Team is already making a difference… 

Learn more about how they are reaching those in Anchorage in the news articles below.