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HOPE - Raspberry - Assisted Living Facility in Anchorage, AK

HOPE - Raspberry

6905 Arlene St., Anchorage, Alaska 99502

Anchorage Municipality

License #: 100114

Capacity: 3 assisted living units

Phone #: (888) 595-9061

HOPE - Raspberry is a care facility for older adults in Anchorage, AK in the 99502 zip code area that provides assisted retirement living to up to 3 older adults in Anchorage Municipality County.

Special Touch Home Care - Assisted Living Facility in Anchorage, AK

Special Touch Home Care

212 N Bliss St, Anchorage, Alaska 99508

Anchorage Municipality

License #: 101168

Capacity: 4 assisted living units

Phone #: (866) 892-7533

Special Touch Home Care is a senior living community in Anchorage, AK in the 99508 zip code area that provides senior living to a total of 4 elderly adults in Anchorage Municipality County.

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

Rabe Assisted Living Home

4941 Alpha Circle, Anchorage, Alaska 99516

Anchorage Municipality

License #: 100788

Capacity: 5 assisted living units

Phone #: (888) 539-5370

Rabe Assisted Living Home is a senior assisted living facility in Anchorage, AK in the 99516 zip code area that provides long term care to a total of 5 senior citizens in Anchorage Municipality County.

Arc - Lionheart - Assisted Living Facility in Anchorage, AK

Arc - Lionheart

5256 Lionheart Drive, Anchorage, Alaska 99508

Anchorage Municipality

License #: 358194

Capacity: 3 assisted living units

Phone #: (877) 666-3231

Arc - Lionheart is an assisted living facility in Anchorage, AK in the 99508 zip code area that provides senior assisted living to a maximum of 3 elderly adults in Anchorage Municipality County.

Valleywood ALH - Assisted Living Facility in Anchorage, AK

Valleywood ALH

2203 Roosevelt Drive, Anchorage, Alaska 99517

Anchorage Municipality

License #: 100332

Capacity: 4 assisted living units

Phone #: (888) 595-9061

Valleywood ALH is a senior assisted living facility in Anchorage, AK in the 99517 zip code area that provides senior living to a total of 4 elderly individuals in Anchorage Municipality County.

Arc - Camelot A - Assisted Living Facility in Anchorage, AK

Arc - Camelot A

5417 Camelot Drive, #A, Anchorage, Alaska 99508

Anchorage Municipality

License #: 100411

Capacity: 1 assisted living units

Phone #: (866) 892-7533

Arc - Camelot A is an assisted living home in Anchorage, AK in the 99508 zip code area that provides assisted senior living to a total of 1 older adults in Anchorage Municipality County.

Our Lady of Guadalupe ALH - Assisted Living Facility in Anchorage, AK

Our Lady of Guadalupe ALH

5535 Chilkoot Court, Anchorage, Alaska 99504

Anchorage Municipality

License #: 259

Capacity: 5 assisted living units

Phone #: (888) 539-5370

Our Lady of Guadalupe ALH 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.

Opus Memoria - Assisted Living Facility in Anchorage, AK

Opus Memoria

4890 Chuck Drive, Anchorage, Alaska 99507

Anchorage Municipality

License #: 101165

Capacity: 4 assisted living units

Phone #: (877) 666-3231

Opus Memoria is an assisted living facility in Anchorage, AK in the 99507 zip code area that provides senior care to up to 4 elderly individuals 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) 595-9061

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.

Saint Pio Assisted Living Home - Assisted Living Facility in Anchorage, AK

Saint Pio Assisted Living Home

7924 Resurrection Drive, Anchorage, Alaska 99504

Anchorage Municipality

License #: 101171

Capacity: 5 assisted living units

Phone #: (866) 892-7533

Saint Pio Assisted Living Home is an assisted living community in Anchorage, AK in the 99504 zip code area that provides assisted living to a maximum of 5 older 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.

Arc - Elmore - Assisted Living Facility in Anchorage, AK

Arc - Elmore

4095 E. 68th Street, Anchorage, Alaska 99507

Anchorage Municipality

License #: 100918

Capacity: 4 assisted living units

Phone #: (877) 666-3231

Arc - Elmore is an assisted living community in Anchorage, AK in the 99507 zip code area that provides assisted retirement living to a maximum of 4 older adults in Anchorage Municipality County.

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

Best Care Assisted Living

7120 Scalero Circle, Anchorage, Alaska 99507

Anchorage Municipality

License #: 214

Capacity: 5 assisted living units

Phone #: (888) 595-9061

Best Care Assisted Living is an assisted living community in Anchorage, AK in the 99507 zip code area that provides assisted senior living to a maximum of 5 elderly adults in Anchorage Municipality County.

Immaculate Concepcion Home II - Assisted Living Facility in Anchorage, AK

Immaculate Concepcion Home II

8720 Barney Circle, Anchorage, Alaska 99507

Anchorage Municipality

License #: 202

Capacity: 5 assisted living units

Phone #: (866) 892-7533

Immaculate Concepcion Home II is an assisted living home in Anchorage, AK in the 99507 zip code area that provides assisted retirement living to a total of 5 senior citizens in Anchorage Municipality County.

HOPE - Colonial Court - Assisted Living Facility in Anchorage, AK

HOPE - Colonial Court

6920 Colonial Court, Anchorage, Alaska 99502

Anchorage Municipality

License #: 100873

Capacity: 5 assisted living units

Phone #: (888) 539-5370

HOPE - Colonial Court is an assisted living facility in Anchorage, AK in the 99502 zip code area that provides assisted retirement living to a maximum of 5 elderly individuals in Anchorage Municipality County.

HOPE - Perenosa - Assisted Living Facility in Anchorage, AK

HOPE - Perenosa

3791 Perenosa Circle, Anchorage, Alaska 99515

Anchorage Municipality

License #: 100494

Capacity: 3 assisted living units

Phone #: (877) 666-3231

HOPE - Perenosa is a care facility for older adults in Anchorage, AK in the 99515 zip code area that provides senior assisted living to a maximum of 3 older adults in Anchorage Municipality County.

Arc - Collie Hill Way - Assisted Living Facility in Anchorage, AK

Arc - Collie Hill Way

2636 Collie Hill Way, Anchorage, Alaska 99504

Anchorage Municipality

License #: 100084

Capacity: 4 assisted living units

Phone #: (888) 595-9061

Arc - Collie Hill Way is an assisted living community in Anchorage, AK in the 99504 zip code area that provides assisted retirement living to up to 4 seniors in Anchorage Municipality County.

St. Mary's ALH #2 - Assisted Living Facility in Anchorage, AK

St. Mary's ALH #2

4001 E. 3rd Avenue, Anchorage, Alaska 99508

Anchorage Municipality

License #: 100566

Capacity: 5 assisted living units

Phone #: (866) 892-7533

St. Mary's ALH #2 is a senior living facility in Anchorage, AK in the 99508 zip code area that provides senior assisted living to up to 5 elderly adults in Anchorage Municipality County.

Forget-Me-Not ALH - Assisted Living Facility in Anchorage, AK

Forget-Me-Not ALH

9220 Aphrodite Drive, Anchorage, Alaska 99515

Anchorage Municipality

License #: 266

Capacity: 5 assisted living units

Phone #: (888) 539-5370

Forget-Me-Not ALH 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.

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

Mama's Assisted Living Home II

2531 Curlew Circle, Anchorage, Alaska 99502

Anchorage Municipality

License #: 244

Capacity: 5 assisted living units

Phone #: (877) 666-3231

Mama's Assisted Living Home II is a senior living facility in Anchorage, AK in the 99502 zip code area that provides senior living to a total of 5 older adults in Anchorage Municipality County.

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

Althea Assisted Living Home

2634-B Carroll Place, Anchorage, Alaska 99508

Anchorage Municipality

License #: 101172

Capacity: 5 assisted living units

Phone #: (888) 595-9061

Althea Assisted Living Home is a senior living facility in Anchorage, AK in the 99508 zip code area that provides senior assisted living to a maximum of 5 older adults in Anchorage Municipality County.

Good Samaritan ALH - Assisted Living Facility in Anchorage, AK

Good Samaritan ALH

8611 Arctic Blvd. #1, Anchorage, Alaska 99515

Anchorage Municipality

License #: 156

Capacity: 5 assisted living units

Phone #: (866) 892-7533

Good Samaritan ALH is a senior living community in Anchorage, AK in the 99515 zip code area that provides assisted living to up to 5 elderly adults in Anchorage Municipality County.

Extended Family Alaska - Assisted Living Facility in Anchorage, AK

Extended Family Alaska

12725 Landmark Street Apt # A, Anchorage, Alaska 99515

Anchorage Municipality

License #: 101161

Capacity: 5 assisted living units

Phone #: (888) 539-5370

Extended Family Alaska is an assisted senior living facility in Anchorage, AK in the 99515 zip code area that provides assisted senior living to a maximum 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 #: (877) 666-3231

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.

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.

New Beginning II - Assisted Living Facility in Anchorage, AK

New Beginning II

8393 Duben Avenue, Anchorage, Alaska 99504

Anchorage Municipality

License #: 101169

Capacity: 4 assisted living units

Phone #: (866) 892-7533

New Beginning II is a senior living facility in Anchorage, AK in the 99504 zip code area that provides senior assisted living to up to 4 seniors in Anchorage Municipality County.

Flamingo House - Assisted Living Facility in Anchorage, AK

Flamingo House

8611 Flamingo Drive, Anchorage, Alaska 99502

Anchorage Municipality

License #: 100377

Capacity: 5 assisted living units

Phone #: (888) 539-5370

Flamingo House is a senior assisted living facility in Anchorage, AK in the 99502 zip code area that provides assisted living to a total of 5 elderly individuals in Anchorage Municipality County.

All About Care III - Assisted Living Facility in Anchorage, AK

All About Care III

2515 Azurite Circle, Anchorage, Alaska 99507

Anchorage Municipality

License #: 100696

Capacity: 5 assisted living units

Phone #: (877) 666-3231

All About Care III is an assisted living community in Anchorage, AK in the 99507 zip code area that provides assisted senior living to a total of 5 senior citizens in Anchorage Municipality County.

Alaskan Ruby ALH - Assisted Living Facility in Anchorage, AK

Alaskan Ruby ALH

1130 Contrary Court, Anchorage, Alaska 99515

Anchorage Municipality

License #: 100722

Capacity: 5 assisted living units

Phone #: (888) 595-9061

Alaskan Ruby ALH is a care facility for older adults in Anchorage, AK in the 99515 zip code area that provides senior care to up to 5 older adults in Anchorage Municipality County.

Golden Hearts Agency - Blackberry - Assisted Living Facility in Anchorage, AK

Golden Hearts Agency - Blackberry

3442 West 64th Ave, Anchorage, Alaska 99502

Anchorage Municipality

License #: 100738

Capacity: 3 assisted living units

Phone #: (866) 892-7533

Golden Hearts Agency - Blackberry is a senior living facility in Anchorage, AK in the 99502 zip code area that provides assisted living to a total of 3 older adults in Anchorage Municipality County.

Scenic Manor - Assisted Living Facility in Anchorage, AK

Scenic Manor

4009 Scenic View Drive, Anchorage, Alaska 99504

Anchorage Municipality

License #: 101215

Capacity: 5 assisted living units

Phone #: (888) 539-5370

Scenic Manor is an assisted living community in Anchorage, AK in the 99504 zip code area that provides assisted retirement living to a total of 5 senior citizens in Anchorage Municipality County.

HOPE - Saratoga - Assisted Living Facility in Anchorage, AK

HOPE - Saratoga

2036 Saratoga, Anchorage, Alaska 99517

Anchorage Municipality

License #: 100874

Capacity: 4 assisted living units

Phone #: (877) 666-3231

HOPE - Saratoga is an assisted living community in Anchorage, AK in the 99517 zip code area that provides senior assisted living to a maximum of 4 seniors in Anchorage Municipality County.

Hale Wai Nani - Assisted Living Facility in Anchorage, AK

Hale Wai Nani

1054 E. 28th Ave, Anchorage, Alaska 99508

Anchorage Municipality

License #: 100847

Capacity: 3 assisted living units

Phone #: (888) 595-9061

Hale Wai Nani is a care facility for older adults in Anchorage, AK in the 99508 zip code area that provides senior assisted living to a total of 3 older adults in Anchorage Municipality County.

Snow Circle ALH - Assisted Living Facility in Anchorage, AK

Snow Circle ALH

2634 Carroll Place, Unit 1, Anchorage, Alaska 99508

Anchorage Municipality

License #: 100903

Capacity: 5 assisted living units

Phone #: (866) 892-7533

Snow Circle ALH is an assisted living community in Anchorage, AK in the 99508 zip code area that provides senior living to a maximum of 5 older adults in Anchorage Municipality County.

HOPE - Chapel - Assisted Living Facility in Anchorage, AK

HOPE - Chapel

12854 Chapel Circle, Anchorage, Alaska 99516

Anchorage Municipality

License #: 100362

Capacity: 3 assisted living units

Phone #: (888) 539-5370

HOPE - Chapel is an assisted senior living facility in Anchorage, AK in the 99516 zip code area that provides senior care to a total of 3 senior citizens in Anchorage Municipality County.

Northbridge Castle Heights - Assisted Living Facility in Anchorage, AK

Northbridge Castle Heights

4119 Checkmate Dr., Anchorage, Alaska 99508

Anchorage Municipality

License #: 101030

Capacity: 8 assisted living units

Phone #: (877) 666-3231

Northbridge Castle Heights is an assisted senior living facility in Anchorage, AK in the 99508 zip code area that provides assisted retirement living to up to 8 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.

Mary Joanne Home Care - Assisted Living Facility in Anchorage, AK

Mary Joanne Home Care

3432 W. 80th Avenue, Anchorage, Alaska 99502

Anchorage Municipality

License #: 100940

Capacity: 2 assisted living units

Phone #: (866) 892-7533

Mary Joanne Home Care is a senior living community in Anchorage, AK in the 99502 zip code area that provides senior assisted living to a total of 2 elderly adults 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 #: (888) 539-5370

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.

Arc - Jay Circle - Assisted Living Facility in Anchorage, AK

Arc - Jay Circle

810 Jay Circle, Anchorage, Alaska 99504

Anchorage Municipality

License #: 354441

Capacity: 4 assisted living units

Phone #: (877) 666-3231

Arc - Jay Circle is an assisted senior living facility in Anchorage, AK in the 99504 zip code area that provides senior care to up to 4 older adults in Anchorage Municipality County.

HOPE - Pioneer Muldoon - Assisted Living Facility in Anchorage, AK

HOPE - Pioneer Muldoon

8350 Pioneer Dr., Anchorage, Alaska 99504

Anchorage Municipality

License #: 100280

Capacity: 2 assisted living units

Phone #: (888) 595-9061

HOPE - Pioneer Muldoon is a senior living facility in Anchorage, AK in the 99504 zip code area that provides senior assisted living to up to 2 older adults in Anchorage Municipality County.

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

Maletch's ALH II

4143 Scenic View Dr., Anchorage, Alaska 99504

Anchorage Municipality

License #: 101097

Capacity: 5 assisted living units

Phone #: (866) 892-7533

Maletch's ALH II is an assisted living home in Anchorage, AK in the 99504 zip code area that provides assisted retirement living to up to 5 older adults in Anchorage Municipality County.

Immaculated Concepcion - Assisted Living Facility in Anchorage, AK

Immaculated Concepcion

1836 Laura Cr., Anchorage, Alaska 99508

Anchorage Municipality

License #: 100549

Capacity: 5 assisted living units

Phone #: (888) 539-5370

Immaculated Concepcion is a senior living community in Anchorage, AK in the 99508 zip code area that provides senior assisted living to a total of 5 elderly individuals in Anchorage Municipality County.

UR Precious Assisted Living Home - Assisted Living Facility in Anchorage, AK

UR Precious Assisted Living Home

1925 Colony Place, Anchorage, Alaska 99507

Anchorage Municipality

License #: 100938

Capacity: 3 assisted living units

Phone #: (877) 666-3231

UR Precious Assisted Living Home is a senior living facility in Anchorage, AK in the 99507 zip code area that provides assisted retirement living to up to 3 older adults in Anchorage Municipality County.

Betty J. Vickers - Assisted Living Facility in Anchorage, AK

Betty J. Vickers

8531 E. 11th Court, Anchorage, Alaska 99504

Anchorage Municipality

License #: 100303

Capacity: 3 assisted living units

Phone #: (888) 595-9061

Betty J. Vickers is an assisted living facility in Anchorage, AK in the 99504 zip code area that provides assisted retirement living to a total of 3 seniors in Anchorage Municipality County.

Marie Langley Assisted Living Home #2 - Assisted Living Facility in Anchorage, AK

Marie Langley Assisted Living Home #2

2201 W. 48th Avenue, Anchorage, Alaska 99517

Anchorage Municipality

License #: 100996

Capacity: 5 assisted living units

Phone #: (866) 892-7533

Marie Langley Assisted Living Home #2 is an assisted living home in Anchorage, AK in the 99517 zip code area that provides long term care to a total of 5 seniors in Anchorage Municipality County.

Best Care Assisted Living 2 - Assisted Living Facility in Anchorage, AK

Best Care Assisted Living 2

11510 Tulin Park Loop, Anchorage, Alaska 99516

Anchorage Municipality

License #: 100627

Capacity: 5 assisted living units

Phone #: (888) 539-5370

Best Care Assisted Living 2 is a senior living facility in Anchorage, AK in the 99516 zip code area that provides senior living to a maximum of 5 elderly individuals in Anchorage Municipality County.

Little Genie Assisted Living Home - Assisted Living Facility in Anchorage, AK

Little Genie Assisted Living Home

7538 Stanley Drive, Anchorage, Alaska 99518

Anchorage Municipality

License #: 100420

Capacity: 5 assisted living units

Phone #: (877) 666-3231

Little Genie Assisted Living Home is an assisted living facility in Anchorage, AK in the 99518 zip code area that provides long term care to up to 5 seniors in Anchorage Municipality County.

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

Frontier Home Health Care - East

5710 Cope Street, Anchorage, Alaska 99518

Anchorage Municipality

License #: 100698

Capacity: 5 assisted living units

Phone #: (888) 595-9061

Frontier Home Health Care - East is an assisted living home in Anchorage, AK in the 99518 zip code area that provides senior assisted living to up to 5 seniors in Anchorage Municipality County.

Saint Timothy Home III - Assisted Living Facility in Anchorage, AK

Saint Timothy Home III

11621 Nix Court, Anchorage, Alaska 99515

Anchorage Municipality

License #: 100925

Capacity: 4 assisted living units

Phone #: (866) 892-7533

Saint Timothy Home III is an assisted living facility in Anchorage, AK in the 99515 zip code area that provides assisted senior living to a total of 4 elderly individuals in Anchorage Municipality County.

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

Abra Assisted Living Home

1609 Betula Circle, Anchorage, Alaska 99505

Anchorage Municipality

License #: 100875

Capacity: 3 assisted living units

Phone #: (888) 539-5370

Abra Assisted Living Home is a senior assisted living facility in Anchorage, AK in the 99505 zip code area that provides long term care to up to 3 elderly adults in Anchorage Municipality County.

Opus Memoria II - Assisted Living Facility in Anchorage, AK

Opus Memoria II

4880 Chuck Drive, Anchorage, Alaska 99507

Anchorage Municipality

License #: 101166

Capacity: 4 assisted living units

Phone #: (877) 666-3231

Opus Memoria II is a senior living facility in Anchorage, AK in the 99507 zip code area that provides assisted senior living to up to 4 senior citizens in Anchorage Municipality County.

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

Carel II Assisted Living Home

5420 Avila Court, Anchorage, Alaska 99508

Anchorage Municipality

License #: 101040

Capacity: 5 assisted living units

Phone #: (888) 595-9061

Carel II Assisted Living Home is a senior assisted living facility in Anchorage, AK in the 99508 zip code area that provides long term care to a maximum of 5 senior citizens in Anchorage Municipality County.

Roses Care ALH - Assisted Living Facility in Anchorage, AK

Roses Care ALH

7500 Wade Circle, Anchorage, Alaska 99518

Anchorage Municipality

License #: 101200

Capacity: 2 assisted living units

Phone #: (866) 892-7533

Roses Care ALH is a senior living community in Anchorage, AK in the 99518 zip code area that provides senior care to a maximum of 2 elderly adults in Anchorage Municipality County.

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

Heritage Assisted Living Home II

309 E. 24th Ave., Anchorage, Alaska 99503

Anchorage Municipality

License #: 101075

Capacity: 10 assisted living units

Phone #: (888) 539-5370

Heritage Assisted Living Home II is a senior living community in Anchorage, AK in the 99503 zip code area that provides assisted senior living to a total of 10 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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