Coronavirus (COVID-19) Resources
Mat-Su Test Sites
Are you concerned that you may have the coronavirus? There are currently 10 test sites in the Mat-Su Borough. Because test kits are still in short supply, people without clear symptoms may not be tested, but everyone with symptoms should be screened by a medical professional. For complete details, please call the test site of your choice before going there. Testing is available regardless of ability to pay.
Mat-Su Health Services
3261 Big Lake Road | (907) 376-2411
Capstone Clinic Palmer Mobile Testing Site
12039 E. Maple Springs Way, Suite A | (907) 864-4642
Mat-Su Regional Medical Center
2500 S. Woodworth Loop | (907) 861-6000
C’eyiits’ Hwnax Life House Community Health Center
11495 N Callison Street | (907) 631-7665
Benteh Nuutah Valley Native Primary Care Center
1001 S Knik Goose Bay Road | (907) 631-7800
3122 E Meridian Park Loop | (907) 864-4642
Mat-Su Health Services
1363 W Spruce Ave | (907) 376-2411
Mat-Su Regional Medical Center Urgent Care
950 E Bogard Road, Suite 103 | (907) 352-2880
Urgent Care at Lake Lucille
185 E Parks Highway | (907) 373-4200
Sunshine Community Health Center
24091 Long Lake Road | (907) 495-4100
Help for Nonprofits and Small Businesses
- MAT-SU NONPROFITS URGED TO EXPLORE NEW STATE OF ALASKA GRANT PROGRAM:
- State of Alaska small-business grant program tentatively opens Tuesday, May 26.
- $290 million for small business including nonprofits.
- Grants as large as $100,000.
- Funds available on a first come, first serve basis.
- Organizations that have already received federal aid are eligible to apply.
- Membership in Credit Union 1 is required.
- More details in an Anchorage Daily News article published today and on the state’s Division of Economic Development website.
- Learn more about the AK CARES program on the FAQs page.
- Alaska businesses with lines of credit through Alaska lending institutions may apply for loan increases for up to $1 million with the new Alaska Industrial Development and Export Authority program.
- The Foraker Group has information on what you need to know about the new federal loans.
- The Mat-Su Health Foundation (MSHF) is offering Coronavirus Prevention and Response (CPR) grants of up to $50,000 to Mat-Su nonprofit organizations. The grants are designed to support local nonprofits as they address unplanned expenses and/or lost revenue relating to the coronavirus pandemic. Applications submitted under this program will receive expedited handling. Assistance securing a line of credit is also available. Learn how to apply on the Coronavirus Prevention and Response (CPR) grants page.
- The Alaska Community Foundation also has coronavirus grants available to nonprofits in amounts ranging from $5,000 – $20,000.
Help for Residents
- Get the latest local COVID-19 updates on the Matanuska Susitna Borough COVID-19 Response page.
- Learn about COVID-19 and get national updates through the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.
- See Alaska 2-1-1 for information on housing/shelter, food, healthcare, and other support and updates including service changes and closures statewide and in the Municipality of Anchorage. If 2-1-1 does not work for you, please try 1-800-478-2221. Extended call center hours: 7am – 8pm, 7 days a week.
- Connect Mat-Su can provide Mat-Su residents with immediate access to information, referrals, and direct assistance needed for them to thrive physically, mentally and emotionally. Call 907-373-2628 8am – 5pm for assistance.
- Alaska Legal Services Corp. has resources and legal information related to COVID-19 on their website.
- Discover local volunteer opportunities through United Way of Mat-Su.
- The Curtis D. Menard Memorial Sports Center and Wasilla Public Library are providing free drive-in WiFi so you can connect while maintaining social distance. You can find the free public WiFi option closest to you, as well as other resources, using this tool.