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Iluminada's Assisted Living Home - Assisted Living Facility in Anchorage, AK

Iluminada's Assisted Living Home

7619 Winchester Street, Anchorage, Alaska 99507

Anchorage Municipality

License #: 100681

Capacity: 5 assisted living units

Phone #: (888) 595-9061

Iluminada's Assisted Living Home is a senior assisted living facility in Anchorage, AK in the 99507 zip code area that provides long term care to up to 5 seniors in Anchorage Municipality County.

Elaine's Place - Assisted Living Facility in Anchorage, AK

Elaine's Place

1025 H Street, Anchorage, Alaska 99501

Anchorage Municipality

License #: 100529

Capacity: 5 assisted living units

Phone #: (866) 892-7533

Elaine's Place is a care facility for older adults in Anchorage, AK in the 99501 zip code area that provides senior living to up to 5 elderly individuals in Anchorage Municipality County.

HOPE - Ocean - Assisted Living Facility in Anchorage, AK

HOPE - Ocean

331 W. 121st Avenue, Anchorage, Alaska 99515

Anchorage Municipality

License #: 100030

Capacity: 4 assisted living units

Phone #: (888) 539-5370

HOPE - Ocean is an assisted living facility in Anchorage, AK in the 99515 zip code area that provides senior assisted living to up to 4 seniors in Anchorage Municipality County.

Jewel Lake ALH - Assisted Living Facility in Anchorage, AK

Jewel Lake ALH

4132 West 88th Ave, Anchorage, Alaska 99502

Anchorage Municipality

License #: 101014

Capacity: 10 assisted living units

Phone #: (877) 666-3231

Jewel Lake ALH is a care facility for older adults in Anchorage, AK in the 99502 zip code area that provides long term care to a total of 10 older adults in Anchorage Municipality County.

New Concept I - Assisted Living Facility in Anchorage, AK

New Concept I

354 Flower St., Anchorage, Alaska 99508

Anchorage Municipality

License #: 361283

Capacity: 16 assisted living units

Phone #: (888) 595-9061

New Concept I is a senior assisted living facility in Anchorage, AK in the 99508 zip code area that provides assisted living to a maximum of 16 senior citizens in Anchorage Municipality County.

Iluminada's Assisted Living Home II - Assisted Living Facility in Anchorage, AK

Iluminada's Assisted Living Home II

2326 E 72nd Ave, Anchorage, Alaska 99507

Anchorage Municipality

License #: 100831

Capacity: 5 assisted living units

Phone #: (866) 892-7533

Iluminada's Assisted Living Home II is a senior assisted living facility in Anchorage, AK in the 99507 zip code area that provides long term care to a maximum of 5 elderly individuals in Anchorage Municipality County.

Good Grace ALH II - Assisted Living Facility in Anchorage, AK

Good Grace ALH II

6700 Howard Avenue, Anchorage, Alaska 99504

Anchorage Municipality

License #: 101007

Capacity: 5 assisted living units

Phone #: (888) 539-5370

Good Grace ALH II is a care facility for older adults in Anchorage, AK in the 99504 zip code area that provides senior care to up to 5 older adults in Anchorage Municipality County.

New Horizons - Assisted Living Facility in Anchorage, AK

New Horizons

3300 Amber Bay, Anchorage, Alaska 99515

Anchorage Municipality

License #: 100480

Capacity: 3 assisted living units

Phone #: (877) 666-3231

New Horizons is an assisted senior living facility in Anchorage, AK in the 99515 zip code area that provides senior care to a total of 3 seniors in Anchorage Municipality County.

Advantage Senior Care - Assisted Living Facility in Anchorage, AK

Advantage Senior Care

2060 Brigadier, Anchorage, Alaska 99507

Anchorage Municipality

License #: 100853

Capacity: 2 assisted living units

Phone #: (888) 595-9061

Advantage Senior Care is an assisted living facility in Anchorage, AK in the 99507 zip code area that provides assisted retirement living to a total of 2 elderly adults in Anchorage Municipality County.

Nightingale ALH - Assisted Living Facility in Anchorage, AK

Nightingale ALH

1572 N. Heather Meadows Loop, Anchorage, Alaska 99507

Anchorage Municipality

License #: 100598

Capacity: 5 assisted living units

Phone #: (866) 892-7533

Nightingale ALH is an assisted living facility in Anchorage, AK in the 99507 zip code area that provides senior living to a total of 5 seniors in Anchorage Municipality County.

Heavenly Home Care - Assisted Living Facility in Anchorage, AK

Heavenly Home Care

5420 E. 99th. Ave., Anchorage, Alaska 99507

Anchorage Municipality

License #: 258

Capacity: 5 assisted living units

Phone #: (888) 539-5370

Heavenly Home Care is an assisted living community in Anchorage, AK in the 99507 zip code area that provides assisted senior living to a total of 5 seniors in Anchorage Municipality County.

Cindy & Vic's Peace Place - Assisted Living Facility in Anchorage, AK

Cindy & Vic's Peace Place

4134 Red Talon Circle, Anchorage, Alaska 99507

Anchorage Municipality

License #: 100975

Capacity: 4 assisted living units

Phone #: (877) 666-3231

Cindy & Vic's Peace Place is an assisted senior living facility in Anchorage, AK in the 99507 zip code area that provides assisted senior living to up to 4 older adults in Anchorage Municipality County.

May ALH - Assisted Living Facility in Anchorage, AK

May ALH

2481 Chandalar Drive, Anchorage, Alaska 99504

Anchorage Municipality

License #: 101003

Capacity: 5 assisted living units

Phone #: (888) 595-9061

May ALH is a senior assisted living facility in Anchorage, AK in the 99504 zip code area that provides senior care to a total of 5 elderly adults in Anchorage Municipality County.

Denali Assisted Living Services - Assisted Living Facility in Anchorage, AK

Denali Assisted Living Services

2649 Carroll Place #A, Anchorage, Alaska 99508

Anchorage Municipality

License #: 101145

Capacity: 5 assisted living units

Phone #: (866) 892-7533

Denali Assisted Living Services is a senior living facility in Anchorage, AK in the 99508 zip code area that provides assisted senior living to up to 5 seniors in Anchorage Municipality County.

Alpenglow Short Term Assisted Living - Assisted Living Facility in Anchorage, AK

Alpenglow Short Term Assisted Living

3801 Lake Otis Parkway, Suite 250, Anchorage, Alaska 99508

Anchorage Municipality

License #: 101113

Capacity: 9 assisted living units

Phone #: (888) 539-5370

Alpenglow Short Term Assisted Living is an assisted living home in Anchorage, AK in the 99508 zip code area that provides senior care to up to 9 seniors in Anchorage Municipality County.

Campbell Creek House - Assisted Living Facility in Anchorage, AK

Campbell Creek House

4745 Piper Street, Anchorage, Alaska 99507

Anchorage Municipality

License #: 101119

Capacity: 40 assisted living units

Phone #: (877) 666-3231

Campbell Creek House is a senior living facility in Anchorage, AK in the 99507 zip code area that provides assisted living to up to 40 seniors in Anchorage Municipality County.

Fitchetts Assisted Living - Assisted Living Facility in Anchorage, AK

Fitchetts Assisted Living

8481 Ridgeway Avenue, Anchorage, Alaska 99504

Anchorage Municipality

License #: 100015

Capacity: 3 assisted living units

Phone #: (888) 595-9061

Fitchetts Assisted Living is an assisted living facility in Anchorage, AK in the 99504 zip code area that provides senior living to a total of 3 elderly adults in Anchorage Municipality County.

Bunny's Assisted Living - Assisted Living Facility in Anchorage, AK

Bunny's Assisted Living

1531 Harriet Court, Anchorage, Alaska 99515

Anchorage Municipality

License #: 100945

Capacity: 5 assisted living units

Phone #: (866) 892-7533

Bunny's Assisted Living is a care facility for older adults in Anchorage, AK in the 99515 zip code area that provides assisted retirement living to a maximum of 5 seniors in Anchorage Municipality County.

Sweet Success - Assisted Living Facility in Anchorage, AK

Sweet Success

409 Mumford Street, Anchorage, Alaska 99508

Anchorage Municipality

License #: 100939

Capacity: 5 assisted living units

Phone #: (888) 539-5370

Sweet Success is a senior assisted living facility in Anchorage, AK in the 99508 zip code area that provides long term care to a total of 5 senior citizens in Anchorage Municipality County.

Keiki Home II - Assisted Living Facility in Anchorage, AK

Keiki Home II

6802 Zurich St., Anchorage, Alaska 99507

Anchorage Municipality

License #: 100255

Capacity: 5 assisted living units

Phone #: (877) 666-3231

Keiki Home II is a care facility for older adults in Anchorage, AK in the 99507 zip code area that provides senior assisted living to a total of 5 older adults in Anchorage Municipality County.

Arc - Melody Place - Assisted Living Facility in Anchorage, AK

Arc - Melody Place

247 Melody Place, Anchorage, Alaska 99504

Anchorage Municipality

License #: 100201

Capacity: 3 assisted living units

Phone #: (888) 595-9061

Arc - Melody Place is an assisted living home in Anchorage, AK in the 99504 zip code area that provides long term care to a maximum of 3 elderly adults in Anchorage Municipality County.

Fulani Assisted Living Home - Assisted Living Facility in Anchorage, AK

Fulani Assisted Living Home

2591 Lyvona Lane, Anchorage, Alaska 99502

Anchorage Municipality

License #: 100880

Capacity: 2 assisted living units

Phone #: (866) 892-7533

Fulani Assisted Living Home is an assisted senior living facility in Anchorage, AK in the 99502 zip code area that provides assisted retirement living to up to 2 elderly adults in Anchorage Municipality County.

HOPE - Shenandoah - Assisted Living Facility in Anchorage, AK

HOPE - Shenandoah

12230 Shenandoah Road, Anchorage, Alaska 99516

Anchorage Municipality

License #: 100052

Capacity: 2 assisted living units

Phone #: (888) 539-5370

HOPE - Shenandoah is an assisted living community in Anchorage, AK in the 99516 zip code area that provides assisted retirement living to a maximum of 2 senior citizens in Anchorage Municipality County.

HOPE - Lighthouse - Assisted Living Facility in Anchorage, AK

HOPE - Lighthouse

900 Lighthouse Court, Anchorage, Alaska 99515

Anchorage Municipality

License #: 100263

Capacity: 2 assisted living units

Phone #: (877) 666-3231

HOPE - Lighthouse is an assisted living facility in Anchorage, AK in the 99515 zip code area that provides senior assisted living to a total of 2 senior citizens in Anchorage Municipality County.

Frontier Home Health Care - Mirage - Assisted Living Facility in Anchorage, AK

Frontier Home Health Care - Mirage

3651 Mirage Circle, Anchorage, Alaska 99504

Anchorage Municipality

License #: 101136

Capacity: 4 assisted living units

Phone #: (888) 595-9061

Frontier Home Health Care - Mirage is a senior living facility in Anchorage, AK in the 99504 zip code area that provides assisted senior living to a maximum of 4 elderly individuals in Anchorage Municipality County.

Victory Assisted Living Home - Assisted Living Facility in Anchorage, AK

Victory Assisted Living Home

9321 Aphrodite Dr., Anchorage, Alaska 99515

Anchorage Municipality

License #: 101115

Capacity: 4 assisted living units

Phone #: (866) 892-7533

Victory Assisted Living Home is a care facility for older adults in Anchorage, AK in the 99515 zip code area that provides assisted senior living to up to 4 elderly adults in Anchorage Municipality County.

Nettie's Assisted Living Home - Assisted Living Facility in Anchorage, AK

Nettie's Assisted Living Home

1566 Valarian Street, Anchorage, Alaska 99508

Anchorage Municipality

License #: 101163

Capacity: 2 assisted living units

Phone #: (888) 539-5370

Nettie's Assisted Living Home is an assisted living home in Anchorage, AK in the 99508 zip code area that provides senior assisted living to a maximum of 2 older adults in Anchorage Municipality County.

Reflective Assisted Living Home - Assisted Living Facility in Anchorage, AK

Reflective Assisted Living Home

9113 Jewel Terrace St, Anchorage, Alaska 99502

Anchorage Municipality

License #: 100815

Capacity: 5 assisted living units

Phone #: (877) 666-3231

Reflective Assisted Living Home is a senior living community in Anchorage, AK in the 99502 zip code area that provides assisted living to up to 5 older adults in Anchorage Municipality County.

Cindy & Vic's Blessings Bungalow - Assisted Living Facility in Anchorage, AK

Cindy & Vic's Blessings Bungalow

13337 Stephenson Street, Anchorage, Alaska 99515

Anchorage Municipality

License #: 101104

Capacity: 3 assisted living units

Phone #: (888) 595-9061

Cindy & Vic's Blessings Bungalow is a care facility for older adults in Anchorage, AK in the 99515 zip code area that provides assisted living to a maximum of 3 older adults in Anchorage Municipality County.

Creative Care Assisted Living Home - Assisted Living Facility in Anchorage, AK

Creative Care Assisted Living Home

11401 Thunderbrush Circle, Anchorage, Alaska 99516

Anchorage Municipality

License #: 100934

Capacity: 4 assisted living units

Phone #: (866) 892-7533

Creative Care Assisted Living Home is an assisted living facility in Anchorage, AK in the 99516 zip code area that provides long term care to a total of 4 senior citizens in Anchorage Municipality County.

Melinda's Home Care - Assisted Living Facility in Anchorage, AK

Melinda's Home Care

16015 Noble Point Drive, Anchorage, Alaska 99516

Anchorage Municipality

License #: 100148

Capacity: 5 assisted living units

Phone #: (888) 539-5370

Melinda's Home Care is an assisted senior living facility in Anchorage, AK in the 99516 zip code area that provides senior care to up to 5 older adults in Anchorage Municipality County.

Alpine ALH - Assisted Living Facility in Anchorage, AK

Alpine ALH

3811 Gardner Street, Anchorage, Alaska 99507

Anchorage Municipality

License #: 100450

Capacity: 5 assisted living units

Phone #: (877) 666-3231

Alpine ALH is a senior living facility in Anchorage, AK in the 99507 zip code area that provides senior care to a maximum of 5 seniors in Anchorage Municipality County.

Alaska Helps Assisted Living Home - Assisted Living Facility in Anchorage, AK

Alaska Helps Assisted Living Home

4861 Southpark Bluff Drive, Anchorage, Alaska 99508

Anchorage Municipality

License #: 100850

Capacity: 5 assisted living units

Phone #: (888) 595-9061

Alaska Helps Assisted Living Home is a senior living community in Anchorage, AK in the 99508 zip code area that provides assisted retirement living to a total of 5 elderly individuals in Anchorage Municipality County.

Carmelite Home - Assisted Living Facility in Anchorage, AK

Carmelite Home

9401 Aphrodite Drive, Anchorage, Alaska 99515

Anchorage Municipality

License #: 100955

Capacity: 5 assisted living units

Phone #: (866) 892-7533

Carmelite Home is a senior living facility in Anchorage, AK in the 99515 zip code area that provides assisted living to up to 5 older adults in Anchorage Municipality County.

Lakeview Home II - Assisted Living Facility in Anchorage, AK

Lakeview Home II

2327 East 72nd Ave., Anchorage, Alaska 99507

Anchorage Municipality

License #: 175

Capacity: 5 assisted living units

Phone #: (888) 539-5370

Lakeview Home II is a senior living community in Anchorage, AK in the 99507 zip code area that provides assisted senior living to a total of 5 seniors in Anchorage Municipality County.

HOPE - Yukla - Assisted Living Facility in Anchorage, AK

HOPE - Yukla

4221 Yukla Circle, Anchorage, Alaska 99501

Anchorage Municipality

License #: 100210

Capacity: 3 assisted living units

Phone #: (877) 666-3231

HOPE - Yukla is an assisted living home in Anchorage, AK in the 99501 zip code area that provides senior assisted living to a total of 3 seniors in Anchorage Municipality County.

Romana II Assisted Living Home - Assisted Living Facility in Anchorage, AK

Romana II Assisted Living Home

1023 E. 28th Avenue, Anchorage, Alaska 99508

Anchorage Municipality

License #: 100872

Capacity: 5 assisted living units

Phone #: (888) 595-9061

Romana II Assisted Living Home is an assisted living facility in Anchorage, AK in the 99508 zip code area that provides assisted retirement living to a maximum of 5 elderly individuals in Anchorage Municipality County.

Maletch's ALH - Assisted Living Facility in Anchorage, AK

Maletch's ALH

8038 Sandy Circle, Anchorage, Alaska 99507

Anchorage Municipality

License #: 100888

Capacity: 5 assisted living units

Phone #: (866) 892-7533

Maletch's ALH is an assisted senior living facility in Anchorage, AK in the 99507 zip code area that provides senior living to a total of 5 elderly adults in Anchorage Municipality County.

HOPE - Idaho - Assisted Living Facility in Anchorage, AK

HOPE - Idaho

419 Idaho Street, Anchorage, Alaska 99504

Anchorage Municipality

License #: 100371

Capacity: 3 assisted living units

Phone #: (888) 539-5370

HOPE - Idaho is an assisted living facility in Anchorage, AK in the 99504 zip code area that provides assisted living to a maximum of 3 elderly adults in Anchorage Municipality County.

McKenzie's ALH II - Assisted Living Facility in Anchorage, AK

McKenzie's ALH II

3913 Lynn Dr., Apt C & D, Anchorage, Alaska 99508

Anchorage Municipality

License #: 100683

Capacity: 4 assisted living units

Phone #: (877) 666-3231

McKenzie's ALH II is an assisted living home in Anchorage, AK in the 99508 zip code area that provides assisted living to a total of 4 elderly individuals in Anchorage Municipality County.

Blessing ALH - Assisted Living Facility in Anchorage, AK

Blessing ALH

9700 Poseidon Drive, Anchorage, Alaska 99515

Anchorage Municipality

License #: 100595

Capacity: 5 assisted living units

Phone #: (888) 595-9061

Blessing ALH is a senior assisted living facility in Anchorage, AK in the 99515 zip code area that provides long term care to a maximum of 5 elderly adults in Anchorage Municipality County.

Sanctuary ALH - Assisted Living Facility in Anchorage, AK

Sanctuary ALH

6700 Rockridge Drive, Anchorage, Alaska 99516

Anchorage Municipality

License #: 100376

Capacity: 5 assisted living units

Phone #: (866) 892-7533

Sanctuary ALH is an assisted senior living facility in Anchorage, AK in the 99516 zip code area that provides senior care to up to 5 older adults in Anchorage Municipality County.

Family Care Assisted Living - Assisted Living Facility in Anchorage, AK

Family Care Assisted Living

8626 Vernon Street, #2, Anchorage, Alaska 99515

Anchorage Municipality

License #: 101054

Capacity: 5 assisted living units

Phone #: (888) 539-5370

Family Care Assisted Living is an assisted living community in Anchorage, AK in the 99515 zip code area that provides senior care to up to 5 senior citizens in Anchorage Municipality County.

Severson ALH - Assisted Living Facility in Anchorage, AK

Severson ALH

8531 Little Dipper, Anchorage, Alaska 99504

Anchorage Municipality

License #: 100357

Capacity: 4 assisted living units

Phone #: (877) 666-3231

Severson ALH is a senior living community in Anchorage, AK in the 99504 zip code area that provides senior assisted living to up to 4 older adults in Anchorage Municipality County.

Arc - Winterhaven - Assisted Living Facility in Anchorage, AK

Arc - Winterhaven

840 Winter Haven Street, Anchorage, Alaska 99504

Anchorage Municipality

License #: 100195

Capacity: 4 assisted living units

Phone #: (888) 595-9061

Arc - Winterhaven is a senior living facility in Anchorage, AK in the 99504 zip code area that provides long term care to a maximum of 4 seniors in Anchorage Municipality County.

McKenzie Assisted Living Home I - Assisted Living Facility in Anchorage, AK

McKenzie Assisted Living Home I

3913 Lynn Dr., Apt A & B, Anchorage, Alaska 99508

Anchorage Municipality

License #: 100249

Capacity: 8 assisted living units

Phone #: (866) 892-7533

McKenzie Assisted Living Home I is a senior living facility in Anchorage, AK in the 99508 zip code area that provides long term care to a maximum of 8 elderly adults in Anchorage Municipality County.

The Ark of Emmanuel - Assisted Living Facility in Anchorage, AK

The Ark of Emmanuel

5454 Emmanuel Ave, Anchorage, Alaska 99508

Anchorage Municipality

License #: 100678

Capacity: 5 assisted living units

Phone #: (888) 539-5370

The Ark of Emmanuel is an assisted living home in Anchorage, AK in the 99508 zip code area that provides senior living to a total of 5 elderly adults in Anchorage Municipality County.

My Father's House Assisted Living Home - Assisted Living Facility in Anchorage, AK

My Father's House Assisted Living Home

6951 Shane Place, Anchorage, Alaska 99507

Anchorage Municipality

License #: 100525

Capacity: 5 assisted living units

Phone #: (877) 666-3231

My Father's House Assisted Living Home is an assisted senior living facility in Anchorage, AK in the 99507 zip code area that provides senior living to up to 5 elderly adults in Anchorage Municipality County.

House of Serenity - Assisted Living Facility in Anchorage, AK

House of Serenity

3424 East 16th Ave., Anchorage, Alaska 99508

Anchorage Municipality

License #: 101176

Capacity: 2 assisted living units

Phone #: (888) 595-9061

House of Serenity is a senior assisted living facility in Anchorage, AK in the 99508 zip code area that provides senior assisted living to a total of 2 elderly adults in Anchorage Municipality County.

HOPE - Jade - Assisted Living Facility in Anchorage, AK

HOPE - Jade

9310 Jade Street, Anchorage, Alaska 99515

Anchorage Municipality

License #: 100065

Capacity: 2 assisted living units

Phone #: (866) 892-7533

HOPE - Jade is an assisted living community in Anchorage, AK in the 99515 zip code area that provides senior assisted living to a total of 2 senior citizens in Anchorage Municipality County.

St. Anne ALH. - Assisted Living Facility in Anchorage, AK

St. Anne ALH.

9140 Shady Bay Circle, Anchorage, Alaska 99507

Anchorage Municipality

License #: 166

Capacity: 4 assisted living units

Phone #: (888) 539-5370

St. Anne ALH. is an assisted senior living facility in Anchorage, AK in the 99507 zip code area that provides senior living to up to 4 seniors in Anchorage Municipality County.

Holy Family ALH III - Assisted Living Facility in Anchorage, AK

Holy Family ALH III

2030 Duke Drive, Anchorage, Alaska 99508

Anchorage Municipality

License #: 187

Capacity: 5 assisted living units

Phone #: (877) 666-3231

Holy Family ALH III is an assisted living home in Anchorage, AK in the 99508 zip code area that provides long term care to up to 5 seniors in Anchorage Municipality County.

Susan's ALH - Assisted Living Facility in Anchorage, AK

Susan's ALH

1506 Turpin Street, Anchorage, Alaska 99504

Anchorage Municipality

License #: 100546

Capacity: 2 assisted living units

Phone #: (888) 595-9061

Susan's ALH is an assisted living community in Anchorage, AK in the 99504 zip code area that provides senior living to up to 2 senior citizens in Anchorage Municipality County.

Fireweed Assisted Living - Assisted Living Facility in Anchorage, AK

Fireweed Assisted Living

3140 De Armoun Rd, Anchorage, Alaska 99516

Anchorage Municipality

License #: 100102

Capacity: 1 assisted living units

Phone #: (866) 892-7533

Fireweed Assisted Living is a care facility for older adults in Anchorage, AK in the 99516 zip code area that provides assisted retirement living to a maximum of 1 elderly adults in Anchorage Municipality County.

HOPE - Juliana - Assisted Living Facility in Anchorage, AK

HOPE - Juliana

8918 Juliana Street, Anchorage, Alaska 99502

Anchorage Municipality

License #: 100029

Capacity: 5 assisted living units

Phone #: (888) 539-5370

HOPE - Juliana is an assisted senior living facility in Anchorage, AK in the 99502 zip code area that provides assisted senior living to a maximum of 5 senior citizens in Anchorage Municipality County.

Overview of Anchorage, Alaska

Being the largest city of Alaska, Anchorage comprises of 42 percent of the state’s total population living within the city. Although a relatively small percentage of seniors live in Alaska, the harsh weather conditions and cold necessitates making adequate arrangements for them. Anchorage reaches a surprisingly warm temperature of 68 Degree Celsius in the summer.

According to the latest U.S. census, Anchorage has a total population of 710,231.  7% of the total population comprises of seniors, and 25% of them live alone. Alaska ranks 17th for Long Term Care and ranks 31st in America's Health Rankings compared to other states. A total of 5,609 working seniors live in Anchorage which makes up 25% of the total number of seniors employed. Veterans make up for 30% of the total senior population. Moreover, 34% of seniors living in Anchorage, AK have a college degree. Majority of the seniors in Anchorage speak English at home.  

Helpful programs for senior living/assisted living in Anchorage

At local level, seniors or their caregivers can make use of state resources through Aging & Disability Resource Centers. These resources are available not only to seniors - people of all ages and income groups can benefit from them.

Anchorage also has its own dedicated website for senior services and is committed to improving the quality of life of its senior citizens through a number of resource centers. Anchorage Human Services Aging & Disability Resource Center is one of those centers. Their motive is to help seniors and their caregivers access timely support without having to struggle around for help. Seniors are told which services they can benefit from and how they can apply for them.

Anchor-Age Center, a nonprofit, helps extend similar support to seniors through Anchorage Senior Activity Center. Seniors and caregivers who find it difficult to get across all the paperwork to apply for various state sponsored health, housing and care programs can easily seek support through similar resource centers. Seniors can come to get information and become part of social discussions and activities. Anchorage Senior Activity Center places emphasis on activity to keep seniors engaged. Seniors who become members have the opportunity to learn different skills like computers, arts and crafts, cards and even dancing.

Another organization operated by a non-profit is the Chugiak - Eagle River Senior Center. From a small center to a 100,000 square foot facility, this assisted living center has grown a lot since 1975. It provides both assisted living and independent living options along with day programs for seniors. A Meals-on-Wheels program is also coordinated by the Chugiak – Eagle River Senior Center, which is mainly aimed at homebound seniors who cannot cook for themselves.

Anchorage also has a Senior Benefits Program, which came into existence on August 1, 2007.  Alaskan seniors of age 65 or older who have low to moderate income can receive cash benefits through this program. $76, $175, or $250 each month is given to seniors as cash benefit in accordance with their income.

For seniors who need special care, several housing options are available. The Providence Horizon House is an example of such facility. It provides different services to many levels of care according to seniors' needs.

The State of Alaska DHSS is another resource to provide information pertaining to in-house services and housing links for senior citizens or their caregivers in Anchorage.

Since Alaska is one of the states that offer a Waiver Program towards home-based care, seniors can access a wide variety of benefits through the waiver programs. Seniors interested in the Waiver Program should should check eligibility requirements with the State of Alaska.

Another non-profit organization to provide senior citizens with information and help regarding issues pertaining to income tax or general advocacy is the Older Persons Action Group (OPAG).

Cost of assisted living in Anchorage

Out of the total population of seniors living in Anchorage, 3% have an annual income of less than $10,000 and 15% have an income less than $20,000. Anchorage offers Social Security Income of $15,777/year. Anchorage seniors make $56,607 as median income in the city. Only 4% of the seniors living in Anchorage are below the poverty level. 43% of the seniors living in Anchorage have a mortgage. Moreover, Anchorage seniors receive an average of $30,524 as annual retirement income.

Residents of Alaska find the costs of living in Anchorage to be normal. However, if you are from a different state, you will realize that the overall living cost is about 31% higher compared to the national average. This is the most noticeable in the case of Anchorage senior housing, which is undoubtedly the largest living expense. For instance, you will have to pay $5,375 a month for a one-bedroom in an assisted living facility, according to a survey by Genworth, while $3,261 is the national average. You can expect to pay an astonishing $452 a day on average for a room in a nursing care facility. If you work, you are not required to pay any income tax. There is also no tax on retirement income in Anchorage.

Places of interest for seniors living in Anchorage

If you spend enough time in Anchorage, you will quickly find that being a frontier, it is part wild and part civilized. Seniors in Anchorage can find and observe the city’s Native American heritage, as well as its modern art, by starting their visit from the Anchorage Museum.  Seniors can access the Alaska History Gallery, the Smithsonian Arctic Studies Center, science exhibits, shop and also a eat at a full-service restaurant. They can learn about the area’s Russian occupation, the gold rush, and history of the Native Americans. Alaska Museum of Natural History, Alaska Native Heritage Center, Alaska Aviation Museum and the Alaska Experience Theater are some other places worth visiting. Seniors can also get introduced to the area’s natives comprising of the arctic fox, brown bear, coyote, black bear, elk, caribou, lynx and raptors through The Alaska Wildlife Conservation Center.

Seniors who like to be outside will never get tired of living in Alaska. Anchorage alone has 135 miles of paved trails that can be used for biking, walking or jogging. Seniors can visit Chugach State Park, which comprises of 200 miles of year-round trails, wild life viewing, and many glaciers. Ski resorts for seniors in Anchorage include Alpenglow, Hilltop and Alyeska.

Catholic, Christian, Jewish, Baptist, Protestant and Presbyterian senior living services may be provided in some Anchorage, AK assisted living facilities. Pet friendly services may also be available. Call (866) 892-7533 for availability.

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