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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 #: (888) 595-9061

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.

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 #: (866) 892-7533

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.

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

My Father's House Assisted Living Home

6951 Shane Place, Anchorage, Alaska 99507

Anchorage Municipality

License #: 100525

Capacity: 5 assisted living units

Phone #: (888) 539-5370

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

Advantage Senior Care - Assisted Living Facility in Anchorage, AK

Advantage Senior Care

2060 Brigadier, Anchorage, Alaska 99507

Anchorage Municipality

License #: 100853

Capacity: 2 assisted living units

Phone #: (888) 595-9081

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

Serenity Suites - Assisted Living Facility in Anchorage, AK

Serenity Suites

1540 E. 17th Avenue, Anchorage, Alaska 99501

Anchorage Municipality

License #: 100992

Capacity: 5 assisted living units

Phone #: (877) 666-3231

Serenity Suites is an assisted senior living facility in Anchorage, AK in the 99501 zip code area that provides assisted retirement living to a total of 5 older 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) 595-9061

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.

Heart of Care - Assisted Living Facility in Anchorage, AK

Heart of Care

7038 Peck Avenue, Anchorage, Alaska 99504

Anchorage Municipality

License #: 101060

Capacity: 4 assisted living units

Phone #: (866) 892-7533

Heart of Care is an assisted living home 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.

Snowshoes - Assisted Living Facility in Anchorage, AK

Snowshoes

530 Mumford St. #4, Anchorage, Alaska 99508

Anchorage Municipality

License #: 101180

Capacity: 2 assisted living units

Phone #: (888) 539-5370

Snowshoes is an assisted living facility in Anchorage, AK in the 99508 zip code area that provides long term care to up to 2 older adults in Anchorage Municipality County.

Bella Home Care - Assisted Living Facility in Anchorage, AK

Bella Home Care

8621 Kushtaka Circle, Anchorage, Alaska 99504

Anchorage Municipality

License #: 100666

Capacity: 5 assisted living units

Phone #: (888) 595-9081

Bella Home Care is an assisted living community in Anchorage, AK in the 99504 zip code area that provides long term care to up to 5 seniors in Anchorage Municipality County.

Arc - Old Harbor - Assisted Living Facility in Anchorage, AK

Arc - Old Harbor

7718 Old Harbor Road, Anchorage, Alaska 99504

Anchorage Municipality

License #: 100731

Capacity: 4 assisted living units

Phone #: (877) 666-3231

Arc - Old Harbor is a care facility for older adults in Anchorage, AK in the 99504 zip code area that provides assisted retirement living to a total of 4 older adults in Anchorage Municipality County.

Supreme Home - Assisted Living Facility in Anchorage, AK

Supreme Home

1735 Minerva Way, Anchorage, Alaska 99515

Anchorage Municipality

License #: 100466

Capacity: 5 assisted living units

Phone #: (888) 595-9061

Supreme Home is an assisted living home in Anchorage, AK in the 99515 zip code area that provides long term care to a total of 5 elderly adults in Anchorage Municipality County.

Providence Horizon House - Assisted Living Facility in Anchorage, AK

Providence Horizon House

4140 Folker Street, Anchorage, Alaska 99508

Anchorage Municipality

License #: 3

Capacity: 65 assisted living units

Phone #: (866) 892-7533

Providence Horizon House is a senior living facility in Anchorage, AK in the 99508 zip code area that provides assisted senior living to a maximum of 65 elderly individuals 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 #: (888) 539-5370

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.

Sue's Sourdough ALH - Assisted Living Facility in Anchorage, AK

Sue's Sourdough ALH

11931 Hilltop Drive, Anchorage, Alaska 99515

Anchorage Municipality

License #: 100415

Capacity: 5 assisted living units

Phone #: (888) 595-9081

Sue's Sourdough ALH 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.

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 #: (877) 666-3231

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.

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 #: (888) 595-9061

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.

Unique Care Home - Assisted Living Facility in Anchorage, AK

Unique Care Home

1846 S. Heather Meadows Loop, Anchorage, Alaska 99507

Anchorage Municipality

License #: 101112

Capacity: 2 assisted living units

Phone #: (866) 892-7533

Unique Care Home is a care facility for older adults in Anchorage, AK in the 99507 zip code area that provides assisted retirement living to a maximum of 2 senior citizens in Anchorage Municipality County.

HOPE - Vasser - Assisted Living Facility in Anchorage, AK

HOPE - Vasser

3581 Vassar Drive, Anchorage, Alaska 99508

Anchorage Municipality

License #: 100752

Capacity: 5 assisted living units

Phone #: (888) 539-5370

HOPE - Vasser is a care facility for older adults in Anchorage, AK in the 99508 zip code area that provides long term care to up to 5 older adults in Anchorage Municipality County.

Day Spring ALH - Assisted Living Facility in Anchorage, AK

Day Spring ALH

4732 Denali St. Unit 2, Anchorage, Alaska 99503

Anchorage Municipality

License #: 100848

Capacity: 5 assisted living units

Phone #: (888) 595-9081

Day Spring ALH is a senior living community in Anchorage, AK in the 99503 zip code area that provides senior care to a maximum of 5 older adults in Anchorage Municipality County.

AK Care, Comfort and Company - Assisted Living Facility in Anchorage, AK

AK Care, Comfort and Company

1419 Annapolis Drive, Anchorage, Alaska 99508

Anchorage Municipality

License #: 297

Capacity: 5 assisted living units

Phone #: (877) 666-3231

AK Care, Comfort and Company is a senior assisted living facility in Anchorage, AK in the 99508 zip code area that provides assisted living 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) 595-9061

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 - 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 #: (866) 892-7533

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.

HOPE - W 79th - Assisted Living Facility in Anchorage, AK

HOPE - W 79th

3510 W. 79th Ave, Anchorage, Alaska 99502

Anchorage Municipality

License #: 100039

Capacity: 3 assisted living units

Phone #: (888) 539-5370

HOPE - W 79th is a senior living facility in Anchorage, AK in the 99502 zip code area that provides senior care to a total of 3 elderly individuals in Anchorage Municipality County.

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

Holy Family ALH II

1454 Saint Gotthard St., Anchorage, Alaska 99508

Anchorage Municipality

License #: 107

Capacity: 5 assisted living units

Phone #: (888) 595-9081

Holy Family ALH II is an assisted senior living facility in Anchorage, AK in the 99508 zip code area that provides senior living to a maximum of 5 elderly adults 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 #: (877) 666-3231

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.

Happy House ALH - Assisted Living Facility in Anchorage, AK

Happy House ALH

1010 W 29th Place, Anchorage, Alaska 99503

Anchorage Municipality

License #: 100531

Capacity: 5 assisted living units

Phone #: (888) 595-9061

Happy House ALH is a senior living community in Anchorage, AK in the 99503 zip code area that provides senior care to a maximum of 5 seniors in Anchorage Municipality County.

Aaron Assisted Living & Residential Facility II - Assisted Living Facility in Anchorage, AK

Aaron Assisted Living & Residential Facility II

4201 Resurrection Dr., Anchorage, Alaska 99504

Anchorage Municipality

License #: 100704

Capacity: 5 assisted living units

Phone #: (866) 892-7533

Aaron Assisted Living & Residential Facility II is an assisted living community in Anchorage, AK in the 99504 zip code area that provides assisted senior living to up to 5 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) 539-5370

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.

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 #: (888) 595-9081

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.

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

Cindy & Vic's Blessings Bungalow

13337 Stephenson Street, Anchorage, Alaska 99515

Anchorage Municipality

License #: 101104

Capacity: 3 assisted living units

Phone #: (877) 666-3231

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

HOPE - Furrow Ranch - Assisted Living Facility in Anchorage, AK

HOPE - Furrow Ranch

3911 Furrow Creek Road, Anchorage, Alaska 99516

Anchorage Municipality

License #: 359514

Capacity: 4 assisted living units

Phone #: (888) 595-9061

HOPE - Furrow Ranch is a care facility for older adults in Anchorage, AK in the 99516 zip code area that provides assisted living to a maximum of 4 elderly adults in Anchorage Municipality County.

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

Our Lady of Guadalupe ALH II

2220 Paxson Street, Anchorage, Alaska 99504

Anchorage Municipality

License #: 100380

Capacity: 5 assisted living units

Phone #: (866) 892-7533

Our Lady of Guadalupe ALH II is a senior living facility in Anchorage, AK in the 99504 zip code area that provides assisted retirement living to a maximum of 5 elderly individuals 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 #: (888) 539-5370

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.

Northbridge Nanuq - Assisted Living Facility in Anchorage, AK

Northbridge Nanuq

1414 Ermine, Anchorage, Alaska 99504

Anchorage Municipality

License #: 101133

Capacity: 3 assisted living units

Phone #: (888) 595-9081

Northbridge Nanuq is an assisted senior living facility in Anchorage, AK in the 99504 zip code area that provides long term care to a maximum of 3 elderly adults in Anchorage Municipality County.

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

Melinda's Home Care

16015 Noble Point Drive, Anchorage, Alaska 99516

Anchorage Municipality

License #: 100148

Capacity: 5 assisted living units

Phone #: (877) 666-3231

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

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

Sunrise Assisted Living Home II

6261 Collins Way, Anchorage, Alaska 99502

Anchorage Municipality

License #: 101125

Capacity: 5 assisted living units

Phone #: (888) 595-9061

Sunrise Assisted Living Home II is a care facility for older adults in Anchorage, AK in the 99502 zip code area that provides assisted living to a total of 5 older adults in Anchorage Municipality County.

HOPE - Winners Circle - Assisted Living Facility in Anchorage, AK

HOPE - Winners Circle

1100 Winners Circle, Anchorage, Alaska 99518

Anchorage Municipality

License #: 360078

Capacity: 3 assisted living units

Phone #: (866) 892-7533

HOPE - Winners Circle is a senior living community in Anchorage, AK in the 99518 zip code area that provides assisted retirement living to a total of 3 elderly individuals in Anchorage Municipality County.

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

Precious Care Assisted Living Facility

3773 Scenic View Drive, Anchorage, Alaska 99504

Anchorage Municipality

License #: 101012

Capacity: 7 assisted living units

Phone #: (888) 539-5370

Precious Care Assisted Living Facility is an assisted living facility in Anchorage, AK in the 99504 zip code area that provides senior assisted living to a maximum of 7 elderly adults in Anchorage Municipality County.

Jamiezon ALH - Assisted Living Facility in Anchorage, AK

Jamiezon ALH

2280 Lake George Drive, Anchorage, Alaska 99504

Anchorage Municipality

License #: 100486

Capacity: 5 assisted living units

Phone #: (888) 595-9081

Jamiezon ALH is a 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.

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.

Avelina's Assisted Living Home #2 - Assisted Living Facility in Anchorage, AK

Avelina's Assisted Living Home #2

285 Flower Steet, Anchorage, Alaska 99508

Anchorage Municipality

License #: 265

Capacity: 5 assisted living units

Phone #: (888) 595-9061

Avelina's Assisted Living Home #2 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 older adults in Anchorage Municipality County.

Kamalani II ALH - Assisted Living Facility in Anchorage, AK

Kamalani II ALH

1601 Brink Drive, Anchorage, Alaska 99504

Anchorage Municipality

License #: 100951

Capacity: 5 assisted living units

Phone #: (866) 892-7533

Kamalani II ALH is an assisted 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.

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) 539-5370

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.

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

Cindy & Vic's Peace Place

4134 Red Talon Circle, Anchorage, Alaska 99507

Anchorage Municipality

License #: 100975

Capacity: 4 assisted living units

Phone #: (888) 595-9081

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

HOPE - Nugget Lane - Assisted Living Facility in Anchorage, AK

HOPE - Nugget Lane

2746 Nugget Lane, Anchorage, Alaska 99516

Anchorage Municipality

License #: 361791

Capacity: 4 assisted living units

Phone #: (877) 666-3231

HOPE - Nugget Lane is an assisted living home in Anchorage, AK in the 99516 zip code area that provides assisted senior living to a maximum of 4 older 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.

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

Lydia's Assisted Living Home

2320 Success Drive, Anchorage, Alaska 99504

Anchorage Municipality

License #: 101016

Capacity: 5 assisted living units

Phone #: (866) 892-7533

Lydia's Assisted Living Home is a care facility for older adults in Anchorage, AK in the 99504 zip code area that provides senior assisted living to a total of 5 elderly individuals in Anchorage Municipality County.

HOPE - Idaho - Assisted Living Facility in Anchorage, AK

HOPE - Idaho

419 Idaho Street, Anchorage, Alaska 99504

Anchorage Municipality

License #: 100371

Capacity: 3 assisted living units

Phone #: (888) 539-5370

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

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) 595-9081

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.

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

Jade Assisted Living Home

9280 Aphrodite Drive, Anchorage, Alaska 99515

Anchorage Municipality

License #: 100905

Capacity: 5 assisted living units

Phone #: (877) 666-3231

Jade Assisted Living Home is a senior living facility in Anchorage, AK in the 99515 zip code area that provides senior assisted living to a total of 5 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.

Jade Assisted Living Home 2 - Assisted Living Facility in Anchorage, AK

Jade Assisted Living Home 2

3847 Scenic View Drive, Anchorage, Alaska 99504

Anchorage Municipality

License #: 101044

Capacity: 5 assisted living units

Phone #: (866) 892-7533

Jade Assisted Living Home 2 is an assisted living facility in Anchorage, AK in the 99504 zip code area that provides long term care to a total of 5 elderly individuals 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 #: (888) 539-5370

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.

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) 595-9081

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.

Campbell Creek House - Assisted Living Facility in Anchorage, AK

Campbell Creek House

4745 Piper Street, Anchorage, Alaska 99507

Anchorage Municipality

License #: 101119

Capacity: 40 assisted living units

Phone #: (877) 666-3231

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

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.

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