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Eye to Eye 2 - Assisted Living Facility in Anchorage, AK

Eye to Eye 2

6412 E. 16th Ave, Anchorage, Alaska 99504

Anchorage Municipality

License #: 101080

Capacity: 5 assisted living units

Phone #: (888) 595-9061

Eye to Eye 2 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.

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 #: (866) 892-7533

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.

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) 539-5370

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.

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.

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

Shepherd's Home Care

245 Fireoved Dr., Anchorage, Alaska 99508

Anchorage Municipality

License #: 101085

Capacity: 3 assisted living units

Phone #: (888) 595-9061

Shepherd's Home Care is a senior living facility in Anchorage, AK in the 99508 zip code area that provides assisted senior living to a maximum of 3 elderly adults 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 #: (866) 892-7533

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.

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

Melissa's ALH

7691 winchester st., Anchorage, Alaska 99507

Anchorage Municipality

License #: 101059

Capacity: 5 assisted living units

Phone #: (888) 539-5370

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

HOPE - Sherrie Street - Assisted Living Facility in Anchorage, AK

HOPE - Sherrie Street

3424 Sherrie Street, Anchorage, Alaska 99504

Anchorage Municipality

License #: 356644

Capacity: 5 assisted living units

Phone #: (877) 666-3231

HOPE - Sherrie Street is an assisted senior living facility in Anchorage, AK in the 99504 zip code area that provides senior assisted living to up to 5 elderly adults in Anchorage Municipality County.

M.G.D. ALH - Assisted Living Facility in Anchorage, AK

M.G.D. ALH

243 Klevin, Anchorage, Alaska 99508

Anchorage Municipality

License #: 101101

Capacity: 4 assisted living units

Phone #: (888) 595-9061

M.G.D. ALH is a senior assisted living facility in Anchorage, AK in the 99508 zip code area that provides senior care to a total of 4 elderly adults in Anchorage Municipality County.

HOPE - Shorecrest - Assisted Living Facility in Anchorage, AK

HOPE - Shorecrest

9300 Shorecrest Dr., Anchorage, Alaska 99515

Anchorage Municipality

License #: 360004

Capacity: 4 assisted living units

Phone #: (866) 892-7533

HOPE - Shorecrest is an assisted living community in Anchorage, AK in the 99515 zip code area that provides long term care to a maximum of 4 seniors in Anchorage Municipality County.

Kiwi Assisted Living Home III - Assisted Living Facility in Anchorage, AK

Kiwi Assisted Living Home III

2948 Princeton Way, Anchorage, Alaska 99508

Anchorage Municipality

License #: 100923

Capacity: 5 assisted living units

Phone #: (888) 539-5370

Kiwi Assisted Living Home III 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.

Demeluz ALH - Assisted Living Facility in Anchorage, AK

Demeluz ALH

7231 Bern St, Anchorage, Alaska 99507

Anchorage Municipality

License #: 101041

Capacity: 5 assisted living units

Phone #: (877) 666-3231

Demeluz ALH is an assisted living facility in Anchorage, AK in the 99507 zip code area that provides senior assisted living to a total of 5 elderly individuals 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) 595-9061

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.

Alaska Quality Care - Assisted Living Facility in Anchorage, AK

Alaska Quality Care

8811 Cordell Circle, Anchorage, Alaska 99502

Anchorage Municipality

License #: 101091

Capacity: 16 assisted living units

Phone #: (866) 892-7533

Alaska Quality Care is a senior assisted living facility in Anchorage, AK in the 99502 zip code area that provides assisted living to a maximum of 16 older adults in Anchorage Municipality County.

Arc - Lionheart B - Assisted Living Facility in Anchorage, AK

Arc - Lionheart B

5256 Lionheart Drive, Unit B, Anchorage, Alaska 99508

Anchorage Municipality

License #: 100775

Capacity: 3 assisted living units

Phone #: (888) 539-5370

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

True Love Assisted Living Home - Assisted Living Facility in Anchorage, AK

True Love Assisted Living Home

8340 Northwood Street, Anchorage, Alaska 99502

Anchorage Municipality

License #: 100786

Capacity: 5 assisted living units

Phone #: (877) 666-3231

True Love Assisted Living Home is a senior living community in Anchorage, AK in the 99502 zip code area that provides assisted living to a total of 5 elderly adults in Anchorage Municipality County.

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

St. Lawrence Assisted Living Home III

600 E. 120th Avenue, Anchorage, Alaska 99515

Anchorage Municipality

License #: 100772

Capacity: 5 assisted living units

Phone #: (888) 595-9061

St. Lawrence Assisted Living Home III is an assisted living community in Anchorage, AK in the 99515 zip code area that provides senior assisted living to a maximum of 5 elderly individuals in Anchorage Municipality County.

Northbridge Lynnwood - Assisted Living Facility in Anchorage, AK

Northbridge Lynnwood

344 Lynnwood Dr. Unit A, Anchorage, Alaska 99518

Anchorage Municipality

License #: 101083

Capacity: 2 assisted living units

Phone #: (866) 892-7533

Northbridge Lynnwood is a senior living community in Anchorage, AK in the 99518 zip code area that provides long term care to a maximum of 2 seniors in Anchorage Municipality County.

Devine Hands ALH - Assisted Living Facility in Anchorage, AK

Devine Hands ALH

2812 W. 29th Ave, Anchorage, Alaska 99517

Anchorage Municipality

License #: 101106

Capacity: 4 assisted living units

Phone #: (888) 539-5370

Devine Hands ALH is an assisted living community in Anchorage, AK in the 99517 zip code area that provides assisted retirement living to a maximum of 4 older adults in Anchorage Municipality County.

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

Randel Home Care III

7655 Winchester St., Anchorage, Alaska 99507

Anchorage Municipality

License #: 100702

Capacity: 5 assisted living units

Phone #: (877) 666-3231

Randel Home Care III is a senior living facility in Anchorage, AK in the 99507 zip code area that provides long term care to up to 5 elderly adults in Anchorage Municipality County.

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

Glacier Assisted Living Home

1139 Ril Circle, Anchorage, Alaska 99504

Anchorage Municipality

License #: 101126

Capacity: 5 assisted living units

Phone #: (888) 595-9061

Glacier Assisted Living Home is an assisted living facility in Anchorage, AK in the 99504 zip code area that provides assisted living to a maximum of 5 older adults in Anchorage Municipality County.

Elizabeth Andrews - Assisted Living Facility in Anchorage, AK

Elizabeth Andrews

8481 Majestic Drive, Anchorage, Alaska 99504

Anchorage Municipality

License #: 100177

Capacity: 3 assisted living units

Phone #: (866) 892-7533

Elizabeth Andrews is an assisted living facility in Anchorage, AK in the 99504 zip code area that provides senior assisted living to a total of 3 senior citizens in Anchorage Municipality County.

Creekside Assisted Living - Assisted Living Facility in Anchorage, AK

Creekside Assisted Living

7710 Maryland Ave, Anchorage, Alaska 99504

Anchorage Municipality

License #: 101210

Capacity: 5 assisted living units

Phone #: (888) 539-5370

Creekside Assisted Living is an assisted senior living facility in Anchorage, AK in the 99504 zip code area that provides senior living to up to 5 elderly individuals 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.

Santo Nino ALH - Assisted Living Facility in Anchorage, AK

Santo Nino ALH

2900 E. 18th. Avenue, Anchorage, Alaska 99508

Anchorage Municipality

License #: 264

Capacity: 4 assisted living units

Phone #: (888) 595-9061

Santo Nino ALH is an assisted living facility in Anchorage, AK in the 99508 zip code area that provides assisted retirement living to a maximum of 4 older adults in Anchorage Municipality County.

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

Arctic Haven ALH I

3300 E. 15th. Avenue #1, Anchorage, Alaska 99508

Anchorage Municipality

License #: 239

Capacity: 3 assisted living units

Phone #: (866) 892-7533

Arctic Haven ALH I is a senior living community in Anchorage, AK in the 99508 zip code area that provides assisted living to a total of 3 elderly individuals in Anchorage Municipality County.

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

Marenah's Assisted Living Home

1545 Demeure Place, Apt B, Anchorage, Alaska 99508

Anchorage Municipality

License #: 100688

Capacity: 3 assisted living units

Phone #: (888) 539-5370

Marenah's Assisted Living Home is a senior living community in Anchorage, AK in the 99508 zip code area that provides senior assisted living to a maximum of 3 senior citizens 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 #: (877) 666-3231

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.

HOPE - Viburnum - Assisted Living Facility in Anchorage, AK

HOPE - Viburnum

7041 Viburnum Drive, Anchorage, Alaska 99507

Anchorage Municipality

License #: 100359

Capacity: 3 assisted living units

Phone #: (888) 595-9061

HOPE - Viburnum is an assisted living home in Anchorage, AK in the 99507 zip code area that provides assisted senior living to up to 3 senior citizens 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 #: (866) 892-7533

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.

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.

Yosef Family ALH - Assisted Living Facility in Anchorage, AK

Yosef Family ALH

922 Cherry St, Anchorage, Alaska 99508

Anchorage Municipality

License #: 100843

Capacity: 5 assisted living units

Phone #: (877) 666-3231

Yosef Family ALH is a senior living facility in Anchorage, AK in the 99508 zip code area that provides senior care to a total of 5 elderly individuals in Anchorage Municipality County.

Lakeview Home III - Assisted Living Facility in Anchorage, AK

Lakeview Home III

3838 Scenic View Drive, Anchorage, Alaska 99504

Anchorage Municipality

License #: 100495

Capacity: 5 assisted living units

Phone #: (888) 595-9061

Lakeview Home III is a senior living community in Anchorage, AK in the 99504 zip code area that provides senior assisted living to a total of 5 elderly adults 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 #: (866) 892-7533

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.

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.

Feh's Humanitarian ALH - Assisted Living Facility in Anchorage, AK

Feh's Humanitarian ALH

2948 Kimberlie Ct, Anchorage, Alaska 99508

Anchorage Municipality

License #: 101002

Capacity: 3 assisted living units

Phone #: (877) 666-3231

Feh's Humanitarian ALH is a senior assisted living facility in Anchorage, AK in the 99508 zip code area that provides senior living to a maximum of 3 seniors in Anchorage Municipality County.

Williams-Reid ALH - Assisted Living Facility in Anchorage, AK

Williams-Reid ALH

1830 Twining Drive, Anchorage, Alaska 99504

Anchorage Municipality

License #: 101100

Capacity: 4 assisted living units

Phone #: (888) 595-9061

Williams-Reid ALH is an assisted senior living facility in Anchorage, AK in the 99504 zip code area that provides assisted living to up to 4 senior citizens in Anchorage Municipality County.

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

Kiwi Assisted Living Home

1800 Northwestern Ave, Anchorage, Alaska 99508

Anchorage Municipality

License #: 100351

Capacity: 5 assisted living units

Phone #: (866) 892-7533

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

Alpha-Omega - Assisted Living Facility in Anchorage, AK

Alpha-Omega

1023 State St. Unit B, Anchorage, Alaska 99504

Anchorage Municipality

License #: 100922

Capacity: 5 assisted living units

Phone #: (888) 539-5370

Alpha-Omega is a care facility for older adults in Anchorage, AK in the 99504 zip code area that provides senior care to a maximum of 5 elderly adults in Anchorage Municipality County.

Golden Friendship Home for Elderly - Assisted Living Facility in Anchorage, AK

Golden Friendship Home for Elderly

9180 Aphrodite Drive, Anchorage, Alaska 99515

Anchorage Municipality

License #: 101087

Capacity: 5 assisted living units

Phone #: (877) 666-3231

Golden Friendship Home for Elderly is an assisted senior living facility in Anchorage, AK in the 99515 zip code area that provides assisted retirement living to a maximum of 5 seniors in Anchorage Municipality County.

Alaska Olive Care - Assisted Living Facility in Anchorage, AK

Alaska Olive Care

702 N. Bunn St., Anchorage, Alaska 99508

Anchorage Municipality

License #: 101102

Capacity: 16 assisted living units

Phone #: (888) 595-9061

Alaska Olive Care is an assisted living facility in Anchorage, AK in the 99508 zip code area that provides assisted senior living to a total of 16 elderly individuals in Anchorage Municipality County.

Robert, Diana - Assisted Living Facility in Anchorage, AK

Robert, Diana

6610 Round Tree Drive, Anchorage, Alaska 99507

Anchorage Municipality

License #: 100306

Capacity: 3 assisted living units

Phone #: (866) 892-7533

Robert, Diana is an assisted living facility in Anchorage, AK in the 99507 zip code area that provides assisted living to a total of 3 seniors in Anchorage Municipality County.

Freedom House - Assisted Living Facility in Anchorage, AK

Freedom House

5876 Kennyhill Drive, Anchorage, Alaska 99504

Anchorage Municipality

License #: 100807

Capacity: 5 assisted living units

Phone #: (888) 539-5370

Freedom House is a senior living facility in Anchorage, AK in the 99504 zip code area that provides senior assisted living to up to 5 seniors in Anchorage Municipality County.

Malupo's Haven ALH - Assisted Living Facility in Anchorage, AK

Malupo's Haven ALH

7221 Kiska Circle, Anchorage, Alaska 99504

Anchorage Municipality

License #: 101135

Capacity: 5 assisted living units

Phone #: (877) 666-3231

Malupo's Haven ALH is a senior living facility in Anchorage, AK in the 99504 zip code area that provides assisted living to a maximum of 5 elderly individuals in Anchorage Municipality County.

Mac Innes House - Assisted Living Facility in Anchorage, AK

Mac Innes House

2120 E. 72nd Avenue, Anchorage, Alaska 99507

Anchorage Municipality

License #: 206

Capacity: 8 assisted living units

Phone #: (888) 595-9061

Mac Innes House is a care facility for older adults in Anchorage, AK in the 99507 zip code area that provides senior care to a maximum of 8 older adults in Anchorage Municipality County.

House of Shalom - Assisted Living Facility in Anchorage, AK

House of Shalom

2745 Meadow Wood Cir, Anchorage, Alaska 99516

Anchorage Municipality

License #: 10051

Capacity: 5 assisted living units

Phone #: (866) 892-7533

House of Shalom is a senior living community in Anchorage, AK in the 99516 zip code area that provides assisted living to up to 5 senior citizens 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 #: (888) 539-5370

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.

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 #: (877) 666-3231

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.

Jamiezon ALH II - Assisted Living Facility in Anchorage, AK

Jamiezon ALH II

3601 Scenic View Dr, Anchorage, Alaska 99504

Anchorage Municipality

License #: 100949

Capacity: 3 assisted living units

Phone #: (888) 595-9061

Jamiezon ALH II is a senior living facility in Anchorage, AK in the 99504 zip code area that provides senior assisted living to up to 3 older 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.

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

Aphrodite Assisted Living Home II

1610 Woo Blvd., Anchorage, Alaska 99515

Anchorage Municipality

License #: 100548

Capacity: 2 assisted living units

Phone #: (888) 539-5370

Aphrodite Assisted Living Home II is an assisted living home in Anchorage, AK in the 99515 zip code area that provides senior living to a maximum of 2 elderly individuals in Anchorage Municipality County.

HOPE - Lloyd - Assisted Living Facility in Anchorage, AK

HOPE - Lloyd

8016 Lloyd Drive, Anchorage, Alaska 99502

Anchorage Municipality

License #: 100050

Capacity: 3 assisted living units

Phone #: (877) 666-3231

HOPE - Lloyd is a senior living facility in Anchorage, AK in the 99502 zip code area that provides senior living to a maximum of 3 senior citizens 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 #: (888) 595-9061

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.

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.

Sunshine Haven Assisted Living Home - Assisted Living Facility in Anchorage, AK

Sunshine Haven Assisted Living Home

324 Dewey Circle, Anchorage, Alaska 99508

Anchorage Municipality

License #: 101134

Capacity: 5 assisted living units

Phone #: (888) 539-5370

Sunshine Haven Assisted Living Home is a care facility for older adults in Anchorage, AK in the 99508 zip code area that provides assisted senior living to up to 5 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.

SeniorGuidance.org provides comprehensive resources on various senior living options, including: assisted living facilities, senior living communities, nursing homes, independent living communities, continuing care retirement communities (CCRC) and all other long term senior care options, including memory care such as Alzheimer's or Dementia.

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