Senior Guidance

Assisted Living Anchorage, AK

Need help? (888) 595-9101

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 #: (888) 595-9061

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 - Cottonwood - Assisted Living Facility in Anchorage, AK

HOPE - Cottonwood

2501 Cottonwood St, Anchorage, Alaska 99508

Anchorage Municipality

License #: 100329

Capacity: 2 assisted living units

Phone #: (866) 892-7533

HOPE - Cottonwood is a care facility for older adults in Anchorage, AK in the 99508 zip code area that provides senior living to a total of 2 seniors 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 #: (888) 539-5370

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.

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 #: (877) 666-3231

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.

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 #: (888) 595-9061

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.

Pioneers' Home-Anchorage - Assisted Living Facility in Anchorage, AK

Pioneers' Home-Anchorage

923 W. 11th Avenue, Anchorage, Alaska 99501

Anchorage Municipality

License #: 67

Capacity: 168 assisted living units

Phone #: (866) 892-7533

Pioneers' Home-Anchorage is a care facility for older adults in Anchorage, AK in the 99501 zip code area that provides long term care to a total of 168 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) 539-5370

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.

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 #: (877) 666-3231

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.

The Philadelphia House - Assisted Living Facility in Anchorage, AK

The Philadelphia House

8651 Kushtaka Circle, Anchorage, Alaska 99504

Anchorage Municipality

License #: 101217

Capacity: 5 assisted living units

Phone #: (888) 595-9061

The Philadelphia House is a senior living community in Anchorage, AK in the 99504 zip code area that provides assisted senior living to a maximum of 5 elderly adults in Anchorage Municipality County.

Sauda's Helping Hands ALH - Assisted Living Facility in Anchorage, AK

Sauda's Helping Hands ALH

1735 Katrina Cir., Anchorage, Alaska 99508

Anchorage Municipality

License #: 100382

Capacity: 4 assisted living units

Phone #: (866) 892-7533

Sauda's Helping Hands ALH is an assisted living facility in Anchorage, AK in the 99508 zip code area that provides senior living to a maximum of 4 elderly individuals in Anchorage Municipality County.

Arc - Camrose - Assisted Living Facility in Anchorage, AK

Arc - Camrose

6100 Camrose Drive, Anchorage, Alaska 99504

Anchorage Municipality

License #: 100199

Capacity: 4 assisted living units

Phone #: (888) 539-5370

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

Nightingale ALH - Assisted Living Facility in Anchorage, AK

Nightingale ALH

1572 N. Heather Meadows Loop, Anchorage, Alaska 99507

Anchorage Municipality

License #: 100598

Capacity: 5 assisted living units

Phone #: (877) 666-3231

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

Marlow Manor ALF - Assisted Living Facility in Anchorage, AK

Marlow Manor ALF

2030 Muldoon Road, Anchorage, Alaska 99504

Anchorage Municipality

License #: 101103

Capacity: 54 assisted living units

Phone #: (888) 595-9061

Marlow Manor ALF is an assisted living facility in Anchorage, AK in the 99504 zip code area that provides senior assisted living to a total of 54 elderly adults 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 #: (866) 892-7533

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.

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

Randel Home Care II

7637 Winchester St., Anchorage, Alaska 99507

Anchorage Municipality

License #: 100701

Capacity: 5 assisted living units

Phone #: (888) 539-5370

Randel Home Care II is a senior living community in Anchorage, AK in the 99507 zip code area that provides assisted living to up to 5 elderly individuals 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 #: (877) 666-3231

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.

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) 595-9061

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.

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.

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) 539-5370

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.

Abuelita ALH - Assisted Living Facility in Anchorage, AK

Abuelita ALH

1105 San Antonio Street, Anchorage, Alaska 99508

Anchorage Municipality

License #: 100900

Capacity: 5 assisted living units

Phone #: (877) 666-3231

Abuelita ALH is an assisted living community in Anchorage, AK in the 99508 zip code area that provides assisted 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 #: (888) 595-9061

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.

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.

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 #: (888) 539-5370

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.

La Alegria Assisted Living Home - Assisted Living Facility in Anchorage, AK

La Alegria Assisted Living Home

4607 Klondike Ct., Anchorage, Alaska 99508

Anchorage Municipality

License #: 101147

Capacity: 2 assisted living units

Phone #: (877) 666-3231

La Alegria Assisted Living Home is a care facility for older adults in Anchorage, AK in the 99508 zip code area that provides senior assisted living to up to 2 elderly individuals in Anchorage Municipality County.

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

Lynne's Home Care

7330 Winchester St., Anchorage, Alaska 99507

Anchorage Municipality

License #: 100399

Capacity: 5 assisted living units

Phone #: (888) 595-9061

Lynne's Home Care is a senior living facility in Anchorage, AK in the 99507 zip code area that provides assisted senior living to up to 5 senior citizens in Anchorage Municipality County.

HOPE - Whale Bay Circle - Assisted Living Facility in Anchorage, AK

HOPE - Whale Bay Circle

10011 Whale Bay Circle, Anchorage, Alaska 99515

Anchorage Municipality

License #: 100104

Capacity: 2 assisted living units

Phone #: (866) 892-7533

HOPE - Whale Bay Circle is an assisted living facility in Anchorage, AK in the 99515 zip code area that provides assisted living to a total of 2 elderly adults in Anchorage Municipality County.

Mount Sinai Assisted Living Home - Assisted Living Facility in Anchorage, AK

Mount Sinai Assisted Living Home

3951 Scenic View Drive, Anchorage, Alaska 99504

Anchorage Municipality

License #: 100869

Capacity: 5 assisted living units

Phone #: (888) 539-5370

Mount Sinai Assisted Living Home is a senior living facility in Anchorage, AK in the 99504 zip code area that provides senior living to up to 5 senior citizens in Anchorage Municipality County.

Assisted Living Transitions I - Assisted Living Facility in Anchorage, AK

Assisted Living Transitions I

3154 Campbell Airstrip Rd., Anchorage, Alaska 99504

Anchorage Municipality

License #: 100732

Capacity: 5 assisted living units

Phone #: (877) 666-3231

Assisted Living Transitions I is a senior living facility in Anchorage, AK in the 99504 zip code area that provides assisted senior living to a maximum of 5 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 #: (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.

Comfort & Caring ALH - Assisted Living Facility in Anchorage, AK

Comfort & Caring ALH

8220 Dagan Street, Anchorage, Alaska 99502

Anchorage Municipality

License #: 100965

Capacity: 5 assisted living units

Phone #: (866) 892-7533

Comfort & Caring ALH is a senior living community in Anchorage, AK in the 99502 zip code area that provides senior assisted living to a maximum of 5 seniors in Anchorage Municipality County.

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

All About Care IV

2505 Azurite Circle, Anchorage, Alaska 99507

Anchorage Municipality

License #: 100776

Capacity: 5 assisted living units

Phone #: (888) 539-5370

All About Care IV is an assisted living home in Anchorage, AK in the 99507 zip code area that provides assisted retirement living to up to 5 senior citizens 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 #: (877) 666-3231

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.

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

McKenzie Assisted Living Home I

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

Anchorage Municipality

License #: 100249

Capacity: 8 assisted living units

Phone #: (888) 595-9061

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

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.

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.

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 #: (877) 666-3231

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.

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 #: (888) 595-9061

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.

Alaska Quality Care II - Assisted Living Facility in Anchorage, AK

Alaska Quality Care II

4010 E. 8th Ave, Anchorage, Alaska 99508

Anchorage Municipality

License #: 101138

Capacity: 16 assisted living units

Phone #: (866) 892-7533

Alaska Quality Care II is a senior living facility in Anchorage, AK in the 99508 zip code area that provides senior care to up to 16 senior citizens 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.

House of Peace - Assisted Living Facility in Anchorage, AK

House of Peace

2902 Sheldon Jackson St, Anchorage, Alaska 99508

Anchorage Municipality

License #: 100946

Capacity: 3 assisted living units

Phone #: (877) 666-3231

House of Peace is an assisted senior living facility in Anchorage, AK in the 99508 zip code area that provides assisted retirement living to up to 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) 595-9061

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.

HOPE - Lily Pond - Assisted Living Facility in Anchorage, AK

HOPE - Lily Pond

1610 Lily Pond Cir, Anchorage, Alaska 99507

Anchorage Municipality

License #: 100206

Capacity: 2 assisted living units

Phone #: (866) 892-7533

HOPE - Lily Pond is a senior living facility in Anchorage, AK in the 99507 zip code area that provides senior assisted living to a total of 2 seniors in Anchorage Municipality County.

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

Tina's Haven ALH

1512 Otter Street, Anchorage, Alaska 99504

Anchorage Municipality

License #: 1000053

Capacity: 1 assisted living units

Phone #: (888) 539-5370

Tina's Haven ALH is an assisted living community in Anchorage, AK in the 99504 zip code area that provides assisted retirement living to a total of 1 elderly adults in Anchorage Municipality County.

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

Benedict Assisted Living Home

3511 Alamosa Drive, Anchorage, Alaska 99502

Anchorage Municipality

License #: 101170

Capacity: 2 assisted living units

Phone #: (877) 666-3231

Benedict Assisted Living Home is an assisted senior living facility in Anchorage, AK in the 99502 zip code area that provides senior living to a total of 2 older adults 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) 595-9061

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.

HOPE - Seal Point - Assisted Living Facility in Anchorage, AK

HOPE - Seal Point

9130 Seal Point Circle, Anchorage, Alaska 99507

Anchorage Municipality

License #: 100164

Capacity: 5 assisted living units

Phone #: (866) 892-7533

HOPE - Seal Point is an assisted living community in Anchorage, AK in the 99507 zip code area that provides senior assisted living to a maximum of 5 senior citizens 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) 539-5370

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.

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 #: (877) 666-3231

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.

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 #: (888) 595-9061

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.

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 #: (866) 892-7533

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.

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.

Assisted Living Transitions II - Assisted Living Facility in Anchorage, AK

Assisted Living Transitions II

204 Patterson St., Anchorage, Alaska 99504

Anchorage Municipality

License #: 100526

Capacity: 5 assisted living units

Phone #: (877) 666-3231

Assisted Living Transitions II is a senior assisted living facility in Anchorage, AK in the 99504 zip code area that provides long term care to up to 5 elderly individuals 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 #: (888) 595-9061

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.

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

Heritage Assisted Living Home I

6754 O'Brien Street, Anchorage, Alaska 99507

Anchorage Municipality

License #: 100927

Capacity: 5 assisted living units

Phone #: (866) 892-7533

Heritage Assisted Living Home I is a senior living community in Anchorage, AK in the 99507 zip code area that provides assisted living to a maximum of 5 older adults in Anchorage Municipality County.

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

Frontier Home Health Care - Mirage

3651 Mirage Circle, Anchorage, Alaska 99504

Anchorage Municipality

License #: 101136

Capacity: 4 assisted living units

Phone #: (888) 539-5370

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

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.

Additional senior living options in Anchorage, Alaska:

If you are looking for senior housing in Anchorage, you may want to consider Senior Apartments in Anchorage, AK that include assisted and independent living apartments.

Are you looking for nursing home care in Anchorage? If so, check out Nursing Homes in Anchorage, AK and locate all skilled nursing options.

Does your loved one have dementia or Alzheimer's disease? If so, please see memory care facilities in Anchorage, AK and explore all dementia and Alzheimer's care housing and service options.

x
 

Fill out the simple form below and instantly get information on:

  • ✓ Pricing & Availability
  • ✓ Amenities
  • ✓ Care Packages
  • ✓ Dining Options
  • ✓ Recreation

We value your privacy. By clicking the red button above, you agree to SeniorGuidance.org's Terms of Use, Privacy Policy and agreement to be contacted by us, or our partner providers, using a system that can auto-dial. Your consent is not required to use the service.

Thank you. We will be in touch soon to provide you all the information.

Are you also interested in learning about long-term care insurance and how it can cover all senior living costs?

Yes, I'd love to learn more No, I will pay all senior living costs myself
X

Thank you. A licensed insurance broker will call you soon to discuss how long-term care insurance can help you pay for senior living.

Close

Thank you. We will be in touch soon to provide you all the information.

Are you also interested in learning about long-term care insurance and how it can cover all senior living costs?

Yes, I'd love to learn more No, I will pay all senior living costs myself
X

Thank you. A licensed insurance broker will call you soon to discuss how long-term care insurance can help you pay for senior living.

Close