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Randel Home Care I - Assisted Living Facility in Anchorage, AK

Randel Home Care I

9290 Aphrodite Drive, Anchorage, Alaska 99515

Anchorage Municipality

License #: 100471

Capacity: 5 assisted living units

Phone #: (888) 595-9061

Randel Home Care I is an assisted living facility in Anchorage, AK in the 99515 zip code area that provides assisted retirement living to a maximum of 5 elderly individuals in Anchorage Municipality County.

Sankofa - Assisted Living Facility in Anchorage, AK

Sankofa

5500 Alora Loop #29, Anchorage, Alaska 99504

Anchorage Municipality

License #: 101213

Capacity: 5 assisted living units

Phone #: (866) 892-7533

Sankofa is an assisted living facility in Anchorage, AK in the 99504 zip code area that provides assisted senior living to a maximum of 5 elderly individuals in Anchorage Municipality County.

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

Marie Langley Assisted Living Home

8040 Opal Circle, Anchorage, Alaska 99502

Anchorage Municipality

License #: 100849

Capacity: 5 assisted living units

Phone #: (888) 539-5370

Marie Langley Assisted Living Home is a care facility for older adults in Anchorage, AK in the 99502 zip code area that provides senior living to a maximum of 5 seniors 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 #: (888) 595-9081

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.

Northern Lights ALH - Assisted Living Facility in Anchorage, AK

Northern Lights ALH

1640 Vashon Circle, Anchorage, Alaska 99515

Anchorage Municipality

License #: 226

Capacity: 4 assisted living units

Phone #: (877) 666-3231

Northern Lights ALH is a senior living facility in Anchorage, AK in the 99515 zip code area that provides assisted senior living to up to 4 seniors in Anchorage Municipality County.

HOPE - Evergreen - Assisted Living Facility in Anchorage, AK

HOPE - Evergreen

3501 Evergreen, Anchorage, Alaska 99504

Anchorage Municipality

License #: 100274

Capacity: 3 assisted living units

Phone #: (888) 595-9061

HOPE - Evergreen is a senior living community in Anchorage, AK in the 99504 zip code area that provides assisted living to up to 3 elderly individuals in Anchorage Municipality County.

Joyful Hearts Assisted Living Home - Assisted Living Facility in Anchorage, AK

Joyful Hearts Assisted Living Home

8733 Runamuck Place Unit B, Anchorage, Alaska 99502

Anchorage Municipality

License #: 101081

Capacity: 5 assisted living units

Phone #: (866) 892-7533

Joyful Hearts Assisted Living Home is a senior living community in Anchorage, AK in the 99502 zip code area that provides senior assisted living to a total of 5 senior citizens 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) 539-5370

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.

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

All About Care I

9300 Aphrodite Drive, Anchorage, Alaska 99515

Anchorage Municipality

License #: 100418

Capacity: 5 assisted living units

Phone #: (888) 595-9081

All About Care I is a care facility for older adults in Anchorage, AK in the 99515 zip code area that provides senior living to up to 5 seniors in Anchorage Municipality County.

APC - Wesleyan House - Assisted Living Facility in Anchorage, AK

APC - Wesleyan House

2683 Wesleyan Drive, Anchorage, Alaska 99508

Anchorage Municipality

License #: 100941

Capacity: 10 assisted living units

Phone #: (877) 666-3231

APC - Wesleyan House is a senior living community in Anchorage, AK in the 99508 zip code area that provides senior living to up to 10 elderly adults in Anchorage Municipality County.

Genacta Senior Living - Assisted Living Facility in Anchorage, AK

Genacta Senior Living

1951 Cannoneer Circle, Anchorage, Alaska 99507

Anchorage Municipality

License #: 100558

Capacity: 5 assisted living units

Phone #: (888) 595-9061

Genacta Senior Living is an assisted living home in Anchorage, AK in the 99507 zip code area that provides assisted living to up to 5 elderly individuals in Anchorage Municipality County.

Sally Marie's ALH - Assisted Living Facility in Anchorage, AK

Sally Marie's ALH

1545 Hoyt, Space 44, Anchorage, Alaska 99508

Anchorage Municipality

License #: 100707

Capacity: 1 assisted living units

Phone #: (866) 892-7533

Sally Marie's ALH is a senior assisted living facility in Anchorage, AK in the 99508 zip code area that provides senior care to a total of 1 elderly individuals 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 #: (888) 539-5370

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.

HOPE - Lord Baranof - Assisted Living Facility in Anchorage, AK

HOPE - Lord Baranof

2715 Lord Baranoff Dr, Anchorage, Alaska 99517

Anchorage Municipality

License #: 356493

Capacity: 4 assisted living units

Phone #: (888) 595-9081

HOPE - Lord Baranof is a care facility for older adults in Anchorage, AK in the 99517 zip code area that provides senior care to a total of 4 elderly adults in Anchorage Municipality County.

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

Carel Assisted Living Home

5058 Bryn Mawr Court, Anchorage, Alaska 99508

Anchorage Municipality

License #: 100730

Capacity: 7 assisted living units

Phone #: (877) 666-3231

Carel Assisted Living Home is a senior living facility in Anchorage, AK in the 99508 zip code area that provides senior living to a maximum of 7 elderly adults in Anchorage Municipality County.

HOPE - W 75th - Assisted Living Facility in Anchorage, AK

HOPE - W 75th

716 W. 75th Ave, Anchorage, Alaska 99515

Anchorage Municipality

License #: 100740

Capacity: 2 assisted living units

Phone #: (888) 595-9061

HOPE - W 75th is an assisted living community in Anchorage, AK in the 99515 zip code area that provides assisted retirement living to a total of 2 elderly adults in Anchorage Municipality County.

Arctic Haven ALH III - Assisted Living Facility in Anchorage, AK

Arctic Haven ALH III

1504 Rosemary Street, Anchorage, Alaska 99508

Anchorage Municipality

License #: 291

Capacity: 5 assisted living units

Phone #: (866) 892-7533

Arctic Haven ALH III is an assisted living community in Anchorage, AK in the 99508 zip code area that provides assisted living to a maximum of 5 elderly adults 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 #: (888) 539-5370

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.

Kro Assisted Living - Assisted Living Facility in Anchorage, AK

Kro Assisted Living

7080 Chad Street, Anchorage, Alaska 99518

Anchorage Municipality

License #: 101208

Capacity: 5 assisted living units

Phone #: (888) 595-9081

Kro Assisted Living is a senior assisted living facility in Anchorage, AK in the 99518 zip code area that provides assisted living to a maximum of 5 seniors in Anchorage Municipality County.

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

Sharon's Assisted Living

1142 E. 13th Avenue, Anchorage, Alaska 99501

Anchorage Municipality

License #: 100256

Capacity: 2 assisted living units

Phone #: (877) 666-3231

Sharon's Assisted Living is an assisted living home in Anchorage, AK in the 99501 zip code area that provides senior assisted living to a total of 2 elderly individuals in Anchorage Municipality County.

Lhasa Assisted Living - Assisted Living Facility in Anchorage, AK

Lhasa Assisted Living

4156 Checkmate Drive, Anchorage, Alaska 99508

Anchorage Municipality

License #: 101204

Capacity: 3 assisted living units

Phone #: (888) 595-9061

Lhasa Assisted Living is a care facility for older adults in Anchorage, AK in the 99508 zip code area that provides senior care to a total of 3 elderly adults in Anchorage Municipality County.

Potala ALH - Assisted Living Facility in Anchorage, AK

Potala ALH

2115 Mistybrook Circle, Anchorage, Alaska 99502

Anchorage Municipality

License #: 100416

Capacity: 3 assisted living units

Phone #: (866) 892-7533

Potala ALH is an assisted senior living facility in Anchorage, AK in the 99502 zip code area that provides senior living to up to 3 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) 539-5370

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.

Arc - Park Strip - Assisted Living Facility in Anchorage, AK

Arc - Park Strip

1033 H Street, Anchorage, Alaska 99501

Anchorage Municipality

License #: 100178

Capacity: 4 assisted living units

Phone #: (888) 595-9081

Arc - Park Strip is a senior living facility in Anchorage, AK in the 99501 zip code area that provides senior living to up to 4 older adults in Anchorage Municipality County.

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

HOPE- Muir Court

8650 Muir Court, Anchorage, Alaska 99504

Anchorage Municipality

License #: 100570

Capacity: 4 assisted living units

Phone #: (877) 666-3231

HOPE- Muir Court is a senior living facility in Anchorage, AK in the 99504 zip code area that provides senior assisted living to a total 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 #: (888) 595-9061

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.

Heavenly Angels - Assisted Living Facility in Anchorage, AK

Heavenly Angels

3934 E. 8th Ave. #2, Anchorage, Alaska 99508

Anchorage Municipality

License #: 101144

Capacity: 2 assisted living units

Phone #: (866) 892-7533

Heavenly Angels is an assisted senior living facility in Anchorage, AK in the 99508 zip code area that provides senior care to up to 2 elderly adults in Anchorage Municipality County.

Elena's Place I - Assisted Living Facility in Anchorage, AK

Elena's Place I

8551 Arctic Blvd., Anchorage, Alaska 99515

Anchorage Municipality

License #: 99

Capacity: 5 assisted living units

Phone #: (888) 539-5370

Elena's Place I is an assisted living facility in Anchorage, AK in the 99515 zip code area that provides assisted senior living to a total of 5 senior citizens in Anchorage Municipality County.

HOPE - Pribilof - Assisted Living Facility in Anchorage, AK

HOPE - Pribilof

2811 Pribilof St., Anchorage, Alaska 99517

Anchorage Municipality

License #: 100112

Capacity: 2 assisted living units

Phone #: (888) 595-9081

HOPE - Pribilof is a care facility for older adults in Anchorage, AK in the 99517 zip code area that provides assisted living to up to 2 older adults in Anchorage Municipality County.

Cindy & Vic's Joyful Joint - Assisted Living Facility in Anchorage, AK

Cindy & Vic's Joyful Joint

4041 Red Talon Circle, Anchorage, Alaska 99507

Anchorage Municipality

License #: 101010

Capacity: 4 assisted living units

Phone #: (877) 666-3231

Cindy & Vic's Joyful Joint is an assisted senior living facility in Anchorage, AK in the 99507 zip code area that provides senior living to a total of 4 seniors in Anchorage Municipality County.

Gloria's Golden Heart - Assisted Living Facility in Anchorage, AK

Gloria's Golden Heart

3713 Robin Street, Anchorage, Alaska 99504

Anchorage Municipality

License #: 100488

Capacity: 5 assisted living units

Phone #: (888) 595-9061

Gloria's Golden Heart is an assisted senior living facility in Anchorage, AK in the 99504 zip code area that provides assisted senior living to a total of 5 elderly adults in Anchorage Municipality County.

Integrity Living - Assisted Living Facility in Anchorage, AK

Integrity Living

7835 Eastbrook Dr, Anchorage, Alaska 99504

Anchorage Municipality

License #: 101149

Capacity: 3 assisted living units

Phone #: (866) 892-7533

Integrity Living is an assisted living community in Anchorage, AK in the 99504 zip code area that provides long term care to up to 3 older adults in Anchorage Municipality County.

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

Tendo Assisted Living Home

3500 Upland Drive, Anchorage, Alaska 99504

Anchorage Municipality

License #: 101214

Capacity: 11 assisted living units

Phone #: (888) 539-5370

Tendo Assisted Living Home is an assisted senior living facility in Anchorage, AK in the 99504 zip code area that provides assisted living to a total of 11 older 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) 595-9081

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.

Above Care ALH - Assisted Living Facility in Anchorage, AK

Above Care ALH

2351 Paxson Dr., Anchorage, Alaska 99504

Anchorage Municipality

License #: 100893

Capacity: 5 assisted living units

Phone #: (877) 666-3231

Above Care ALH is a care facility for older adults in Anchorage, AK in the 99504 zip code area that provides assisted living to a total of 5 senior citizens in Anchorage Municipality County.

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.

Golden Hearts ALH - Assisted Living Facility in Anchorage, AK

Golden Hearts ALH

4259 Scenic View Drive, Anchorage, Alaska 99504

Anchorage Municipality

License #: 101057

Capacity: 4 assisted living units

Phone #: (866) 892-7533

Golden Hearts ALH is an assisted living home in Anchorage, AK in the 99504 zip code area that provides assisted retirement living to a maximum of 4 elderly adults in Anchorage Municipality County.

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

Aurora Assisted Living Home

7020 Scalero Circle, Anchorage, Alaska 99507

Anchorage Municipality

License #: 100837

Capacity: 5 assisted living units

Phone #: (888) 539-5370

Aurora Assisted Living Home is a care facility for older adults in Anchorage, AK in the 99507 zip code area that provides assisted living to a maximum of 5 elderly individuals in Anchorage Municipality County.

Tender Loving Care Assisted Living Home - Assisted Living Facility in Anchorage, AK

Tender Loving Care Assisted Living Home

7121 Travis Circle, Anchorage, Alaska 99507

Anchorage Municipality

License #: 100253

Capacity: 4 assisted living units

Phone #: (888) 595-9081

Tender Loving Care Assisted Living Home is an assisted living facility in Anchorage, AK in the 99507 zip code area that provides senior care to up to 4 elderly adults in Anchorage Municipality County.

Fine Pearle Assisted Living - Assisted Living Facility in Anchorage, AK

Fine Pearle Assisted Living

1725 Minerva Way, Anchorage, Alaska 99515

Anchorage Municipality

License #: 100463

Capacity: 5 assisted living units

Phone #: (877) 666-3231

Fine Pearle Assisted Living is a senior living facility in Anchorage, AK in the 99515 zip code area that provides senior living to up to 5 elderly individuals 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 #: (888) 595-9061

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.

Supreme Home - Bryant Circle - Assisted Living Facility in Anchorage, AK

Supreme Home - Bryant Circle

2600 Bryant Circle Unit A, Anchorage, Alaska 99507

Anchorage Municipality

License #: 101084

Capacity: 5 assisted living units

Phone #: (866) 892-7533

Supreme Home - Bryant Circle is an assisted living home in Anchorage, AK in the 99507 zip code area that provides senior care to up to 5 elderly individuals in Anchorage Municipality County.

Living Stone Home Care - Skipper - Assisted Living Facility in Anchorage, AK

Living Stone Home Care - Skipper

3500/3502 Skipper Street, Anchorage, Alaska 99504

Anchorage Municipality

License #: 100516

Capacity: 5 assisted living units

Phone #: (888) 539-5370

Living Stone Home Care - Skipper is an assisted living community in Anchorage, AK in the 99504 zip code area that provides senior living to up to 5 senior citizens in Anchorage Municipality County.

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

HOPE - Core Court

3711 Core Court, Anchorage, Alaska 99502

Anchorage Municipality

License #: 100801

Capacity: 4 assisted living units

Phone #: (888) 595-9081

HOPE - Core Court is an assisted living facility in Anchorage, AK in the 99502 zip code area that provides assisted living to a total of 4 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.

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.

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 #: (866) 892-7533

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.

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) 539-5370

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.

Alfredo Bolivar Assisted Living Home - Assisted Living Facility in Anchorage, AK

Alfredo Bolivar Assisted Living Home

2425 Marian Bay Circle, Anchorage, Alaska 99515

Anchorage Municipality

License #: 100363

Capacity: 5 assisted living units

Phone #: (888) 595-9081

Alfredo Bolivar Assisted Living Home is a senior assisted living facility in Anchorage, AK in the 99515 zip code area that provides assisted living to a maximum of 5 elderly individuals in Anchorage Municipality County.

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

Avelina's Assisted Living Home

242 Park Street, Anchorage, Alaska 99508

Anchorage Municipality

License #: 208

Capacity: 5 assisted living units

Phone #: (877) 666-3231

Avelina's Assisted Living Home is a senior assisted living facility in Anchorage, AK in the 99508 zip code area that provides senior assisted living to a total of 5 elderly adults in Anchorage Municipality County.

A San Giovanni Home - Assisted Living Facility in Anchorage, AK

A San Giovanni Home

16880 Olena Pt. Circle, Anchorage, Alaska 99516

Anchorage Municipality

License #: 100930

Capacity: 5 assisted living units

Phone #: (888) 595-9061

A San Giovanni Home is a senior living community in Anchorage, AK in the 99516 zip code area that provides senior assisted living to a total of 5 older adults 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.

M&M Assisted Living - Assisted Living Facility in Anchorage, AK

M&M Assisted Living

7522 Grey Wolf Circle, Anchorage, Alaska 99507

Anchorage Municipality

License #: 361793

Capacity: 3 assisted living units

Phone #: (888) 539-5370

M&M Assisted Living is a senior assisted living facility in Anchorage, AK in the 99507 zip code area that provides senior assisted living to a total of 3 seniors in Anchorage Municipality County.

St. Lawrence Assisted Living Home I - Assisted Living Facility in Anchorage, AK

St. Lawrence Assisted Living Home I

9221 Aphrodite Drive, Anchorage, Alaska 99515

Anchorage Municipality

License #: 167

Capacity: 5 assisted living units

Phone #: (888) 595-9081

St. Lawrence Assisted Living Home I is an assisted living community in Anchorage, AK in the 99515 zip code area that provides long term care to a maximum of 5 older adults in Anchorage Municipality County.

HOPE - Sherwood - Assisted Living Facility in Anchorage, AK

HOPE - Sherwood

6820 Sherwood Ave., Anchorage, Alaska 99504

Anchorage Municipality

License #: 359839

Capacity: 2 assisted living units

Phone #: (877) 666-3231

HOPE - Sherwood is a senior assisted living facility in Anchorage, AK in the 99504 zip code area that provides senior care to a maximum of 2 elderly individuals 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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