Rental and Mortgage Assistance

If you live in the City of Ketchikan or the Ketchikan Gateway Borough, and have experienced a continued financial burden because of COVID-19, you may be eligible for up to $1200/month in rent or mortgage assistance.

Applications will be accepted on a monthly basis through December 30th, 2020. Applicants will need to re-apply each month.

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Funds are limited and applications will be processed on a first-come, first-served basis.

Download an application here or pick one up at the following locations:

  • City Hall
  • KPU Customer Service
  • Harbormaster’s offices
  • Ketchikan Public Library
  • Community Connections


Call Community Connections at (907) 220-0737

This program is a collaboration between the City of Ketchikan, the Ketchikan Gateway Borough, and Community Connections.

Other Assistance

The City of Ketchikan is also offering financial assistance with utilities (electric), moorage, and assistance to child care providers. See the City of Ketchikan’s website for more details.

The Ketchikan Gateway Borough is offering financial assistance to businesses. See the Borough’s website for more details.

Ketchikan Indian Community is offering financial assistance with housing, utilities, internet, food, and more. See this flyer on the KIC website for more details.