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

Little Genie Assisted Living Home

7538 Stanley Drive, Anchorage, Alaska 99518

Anchorage Municipality

License #: 100420

Capacity: 5 assisted living units

Phone #: (888) 595-9061

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

Quality and Quantity Care Services - Assisted Living Facility in Anchorage, AK

Quality and Quantity Care Services

848 Elaine Drive, Anchorage, Alaska 99504

Anchorage Municipality

License #: 100368

Capacity: 4 assisted living units

Phone #: (866) 892-7533

Quality and Quantity Care Services is a care facility for older adults in Anchorage, AK in the 99504 zip code area that provides assisted senior living to up to 4 older adults in Anchorage Municipality County.

Above Care ALH - Assisted Living Facility in Anchorage, AK

Above Care ALH

2351 Paxson Dr., Anchorage, Alaska 99504

Anchorage Municipality

License #: 100893

Capacity: 5 assisted living units

Phone #: (888) 539-5370

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

Lhasa Assisted Living - Assisted Living Facility in Anchorage, AK

Lhasa Assisted Living

4156 Checkmate Drive, Anchorage, Alaska 99508

Anchorage Municipality

License #: 101204

Capacity: 3 assisted living units

Phone #: (877) 666-3231

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

Divine Mercy II ALH - Assisted Living Facility in Anchorage, AK

Divine Mercy II ALH

417 E. 11th Avenue #5, Anchorage, Alaska 99501

Anchorage Municipality

License #: 100892

Capacity: 5 assisted living units

Phone #: (888) 595-9061

Divine Mercy II ALH is a senior assisted living facility in Anchorage, AK in the 99501 zip code area that provides senior care to a maximum of 5 senior citizens in Anchorage Municipality County.

Anchor Care Assisted Living Home - Assisted Living Facility in Anchorage, AK

Anchor Care Assisted Living Home

5225 E. 22nd Ave., Unit B, Anchorage, Alaska 99508

Anchorage Municipality

License #: 100672

Capacity: 4 assisted living units

Phone #: (866) 892-7533

Anchor Care Assisted Living Home is a care facility for older adults in Anchorage, AK in the 99508 zip code area that provides assisted retirement living to up to 4 elderly individuals in Anchorage Municipality County.

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

Sharon's Assisted Living

1142 E. 13th Avenue, Anchorage, Alaska 99501

Anchorage Municipality

License #: 100256

Capacity: 2 assisted living units

Phone #: (888) 539-5370

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

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

Clearfield Assisted Living Home

7673 Winchester, Anchorage, Alaska 99507

Anchorage Municipality

License #: 100820

Capacity: 5 assisted living units

Phone #: (877) 666-3231

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

Nadon Family Home - Assisted Living Facility in Anchorage, AK

Nadon Family Home

6955 Caravelle Drive, Anchorage, Alaska 99502

Anchorage Municipality

License #: 100947

Capacity: 3 assisted living units

Phone #: (888) 595-9061

Nadon Family Home is a care facility for older adults in Anchorage, AK in the 99502 zip code area that provides assisted retirement living to a total of 3 elderly adults in Anchorage Municipality County.

Rosewood Assisted Living - Assisted Living Facility in Anchorage, AK

Rosewood Assisted Living

3722 Parsons Avenue, Anchorage, Alaska 99508

Anchorage Municipality

License #: 360595

Capacity: 16 assisted living units

Phone #: (866) 892-7533

Rosewood Assisted Living is an assisted living home in Anchorage, AK in the 99508 zip code area that provides long term care to up to 16 seniors in Anchorage Municipality County.

Home of Love ALH - Assisted Living Facility in Anchorage, AK

Home of Love ALH

7430 Margaret Circle, Anchorage, Alaska 99518

Anchorage Municipality

License #: 100441

Capacity: 5 assisted living units

Phone #: (888) 539-5370

Home of Love ALH is an assisted senior living facility in Anchorage, AK in the 99518 zip code area that provides assisted senior living to a total of 5 senior citizens 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 #: (877) 666-3231

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.

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.

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 #: (866) 892-7533

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.

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

All About Care I

9300 Aphrodite Drive, Anchorage, Alaska 99515

Anchorage Municipality

License #: 100418

Capacity: 5 assisted living units

Phone #: (888) 539-5370

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.

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 #: (877) 666-3231

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.

Immaculate Concepcion Home - Assisted Living Facility in Anchorage, AK

Immaculate Concepcion Home

7110 Miranda Drive, Anchorage, Alaska 99507

Anchorage Municipality

License #: 5

Capacity: 5 assisted living units

Phone #: (888) 595-9061

Immaculate Concepcion Home is a senior living facility in Anchorage, AK in the 99507 zip code area that provides assisted senior living to a maximum of 5 older adults in Anchorage Municipality County.

HOPE - Amber Bay - Assisted Living Facility in Anchorage, AK

HOPE - Amber Bay

3540 Amber Bay Loop, Anchorage, Alaska 99515

Anchorage Municipality

License #: 100301

Capacity: 2 assisted living units

Phone #: (866) 892-7533

HOPE - Amber Bay is a senior living facility in Anchorage, AK in the 99515 zip code area that provides senior care to a maximum of 2 elderly individuals in Anchorage Municipality County.

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

Family Care Assisted Living

8626 Vernon Street, #2, Anchorage, Alaska 99515

Anchorage Municipality

License #: 101054

Capacity: 5 assisted living units

Phone #: (888) 539-5370

Family Care Assisted Living is an assisted living community in Anchorage, AK in the 99515 zip code area that provides senior care to up to 5 senior citizens in Anchorage Municipality County.

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

Powell's Home Care

6069 Doncaster Drive, Anchorage, Alaska 99504

Anchorage Municipality

License #: 100265

Capacity: 5 assisted living units

Phone #: (877) 666-3231

Powell's Home Care is a senior living community in Anchorage, AK in the 99504 zip code area that provides senior living to a total of 5 seniors in Anchorage Municipality County.

St. Paul Home Care Services ALH - Assisted Living Facility in Anchorage, AK

St. Paul Home Care Services ALH

3505 E. 18th Avenue, Anchorage, Alaska 99508

Anchorage Municipality

License #: 100929

Capacity: 2 assisted living units

Phone #: (888) 595-9061

St. Paul Home Care Services ALH is an assisted senior living facility in Anchorage, AK in the 99508 zip code area that provides assisted living to a total of 2 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 #: (866) 892-7533

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.

Strong Care Castle - Assisted Living Facility in Anchorage, AK

Strong Care Castle

1533 Latouche Street, Anchorage, Alaska 99501

Anchorage Municipality

License #: 101017

Capacity: 4 assisted living units

Phone #: (888) 539-5370

Strong Care Castle is an assisted living facility in Anchorage, AK in the 99501 zip code area that provides senior living to a maximum of 4 seniors 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 #: (877) 666-3231

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.

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

Southern Living Assisted Living Home

9639 Musket Ball Circle, Anchorage, Alaska 99507

Anchorage Municipality

License #: 207

Capacity: 5 assisted living units

Phone #: (888) 595-9061

Southern Living Assisted Living Home is a senior living facility in Anchorage, AK in the 99507 zip code area that provides senior care to a total of 5 seniors in Anchorage Municipality County.

HOPE - Greendale - Assisted Living Facility in Anchorage, AK

HOPE - Greendale

1800 Greendale Drive, Anchorage, Alaska 99504

Anchorage Municipality

License #: 350645

Capacity: 3 assisted living units

Phone #: (866) 892-7533

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

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

Christian Assisted Living Home

310 E. 46th Avenue, Anchorage, Alaska 99503

Anchorage Municipality

License #: 100361

Capacity: 5 assisted living units

Phone #: (888) 539-5370

Christian Assisted Living Home is an assisted senior living facility in Anchorage, AK in the 99503 zip code area that provides assisted retirement living to a maximum of 5 seniors in Anchorage Municipality County.

HOPE - Arlene - Assisted Living Facility in Anchorage, AK

HOPE - Arlene

8907 Arlene Street, Anchorage, Alaska 99502

Anchorage Municipality

License #: 100222

Capacity: 7 assisted living units

Phone #: (877) 666-3231

HOPE - Arlene is a senior living community in Anchorage, AK in the 99502 zip code area that provides senior care to a total of 7 older adults in Anchorage Municipality County.

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

Elita's Golden Home Care

9435 Nickell Circle, Anchorage, Alaska 99507

Anchorage Municipality

License #: 120

Capacity: 8 assisted living units

Phone #: (888) 595-9061

Elita's Golden Home Care is an assisted senior living facility in Anchorage, AK in the 99507 zip code area that provides senior assisted living to a total of 8 seniors in Anchorage Municipality County.

The New Creation - Assisted Living Facility in Anchorage, AK

The New Creation

4101 Northwood Drive Unit B, Anchorage, Alaska 99517

Anchorage Municipality

License #: 100477

Capacity: 3 assisted living units

Phone #: (866) 892-7533

The New Creation is an assisted living facility in Anchorage, AK in the 99517 zip code area that provides assisted senior living to up to 3 older adults in Anchorage Municipality County.

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

JKS Assisted Living Home

118 E 45th Ave., Anchorage, Alaska 99503

Anchorage Municipality

License #: 101056

Capacity: 4 assisted living units

Phone #: (888) 539-5370

JKS Assisted Living Home is a care facility for older adults in Anchorage, AK in the 99503 zip code area that provides senior assisted living to a maximum of 4 seniors 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 #: (877) 666-3231

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.

Divine Care - Assisted Living Facility in Anchorage, AK

Divine Care

3418 Upland Dr., Anchorage, Alaska 99508

Anchorage Municipality

License #: 101132

Capacity: 2 assisted living units

Phone #: (888) 595-9061

Divine Care is an assisted living community in Anchorage, AK in the 99508 zip code area that provides assisted living to a maximum of 2 seniors in Anchorage Municipality County.

House of Shalom E. 52nd - Assisted Living Facility in Anchorage, AK

House of Shalom E. 52nd

2470 E. 52nd Unit A, Anchorage, Alaska 99507

Anchorage Municipality

License #: 101206

Capacity: 4 assisted living units

Phone #: (866) 892-7533

House of Shalom E. 52nd is a senior assisted living facility in Anchorage, AK in the 99507 zip code area that provides assisted senior living to a total of 4 older adults in Anchorage Municipality County.

The Ark of Emmanuel II - Assisted Living Facility in Anchorage, AK

The Ark of Emmanuel II

8231 Majestic Drive, Anchorage, Alaska 99504

Anchorage Municipality

License #: 100898

Capacity: 5 assisted living units

Phone #: (888) 539-5370

The Ark of Emmanuel II is an assisted senior living facility in Anchorage, AK in the 99504 zip code area that provides assisted retirement living to up to 5 elderly individuals 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.

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) 595-9061

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.

Arc - Wesleyan - Assisted Living Facility in Anchorage, AK

Arc - Wesleyan

3719 Wesleyan Drive, Anchorage, Alaska 99508

Anchorage Municipality

License #: 100917

Capacity: 4 assisted living units

Phone #: (866) 892-7533

Arc - Wesleyan is an assisted senior living facility in Anchorage, AK in the 99508 zip code area that provides assisted senior living to up to 4 seniors in Anchorage Municipality County.

House of Serenity - Assisted Living Facility in Anchorage, AK

House of Serenity

3424 East 16th Ave., Anchorage, Alaska 99508

Anchorage Municipality

License #: 101176

Capacity: 2 assisted living units

Phone #: (888) 539-5370

House of Serenity is a senior assisted living facility in Anchorage, AK in the 99508 zip code area that provides senior assisted living to a total of 2 elderly adults in Anchorage Municipality County.

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

Assisted Living Transitions III

2637 Kenmore Circle, Anchorage, Alaska 99504

Anchorage Municipality

License #: 100928

Capacity: 4 assisted living units

Phone #: (877) 666-3231

Assisted Living Transitions III is a senior assisted living facility in Anchorage, AK in the 99504 zip code area that provides assisted retirement living to a maximum of 4 senior citizens in Anchorage Municipality County.

HOPE - Juliana - Assisted Living Facility in Anchorage, AK

HOPE - Juliana

8918 Juliana Street, Anchorage, Alaska 99502

Anchorage Municipality

License #: 100029

Capacity: 5 assisted living units

Phone #: (888) 595-9061

HOPE - Juliana is an assisted senior living facility in Anchorage, AK in the 99502 zip code area that provides assisted senior living to a maximum of 5 senior citizens in Anchorage Municipality County.

Bread & Roses ALH - Assisted Living Facility in Anchorage, AK

Bread & Roses ALH

7774 Cherrywood Circle, Anchorage, Alaska 99507

Anchorage Municipality

License #: 100350

Capacity: 3 assisted living units

Phone #: (866) 892-7533

Bread & Roses ALH is an assisted living community in Anchorage, AK in the 99507 zip code area that provides senior care to a total of 3 older adults in Anchorage Municipality County.

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

Aurora Assisted Living Home

7020 Scalero Circle, Anchorage, Alaska 99507

Anchorage Municipality

License #: 100837

Capacity: 5 assisted living units

Phone #: (888) 539-5370

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

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.

Freedom House ALH II - Assisted Living Facility in Anchorage, AK

Freedom House ALH II

5807 E. 9th Court, Anchorage, Alaska 99504

Anchorage Municipality

License #: 100982

Capacity: 5 assisted living units

Phone #: (888) 595-9061

Freedom House ALH II is a senior living facility in Anchorage, AK in the 99504 zip code area that provides assisted living to a maximum of 5 elderly adults in Anchorage Municipality County.

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

Eye to Eye ALH

6861 Viburnum Dr. #A, Anchorage, Alaska 99507

Anchorage Municipality

License #: 100162

Capacity: 5 assisted living units

Phone #: (866) 892-7533

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

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

Mama's Assisted Living Home III

2529 Curlew Circle, Anchorage, Alaska 99502

Anchorage Municipality

License #: 100312

Capacity: 5 assisted living units

Phone #: (888) 539-5370

Mama's Assisted Living Home III is an assisted living home in Anchorage, AK in the 99502 zip code area that provides assisted senior living to a maximum of 5 senior citizens in Anchorage Municipality County.

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

Laima Assisted Living Home

9110 Jupiter Drive, Anchorage, Alaska 99507

Anchorage Municipality

License #: 100827

Capacity: 5 assisted living units

Phone #: (877) 666-3231

Laima Assisted Living Home is a senior living community in Anchorage, AK in the 99507 zip code area that provides senior living to up to 5 seniors in Anchorage Municipality County.

HOPE - Gardner - Assisted Living Facility in Anchorage, AK

HOPE - Gardner

3910 Gardner St., Anchorage, Alaska 99508

Anchorage Municipality

License #: 100647

Capacity: 5 assisted living units

Phone #: (888) 595-9061

HOPE - Gardner is an assisted living home in Anchorage, AK in the 99508 zip code area that provides assisted retirement living to a maximum of 5 seniors in Anchorage Municipality County.

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

NuStart Assisted Living Home

729 E. 9th Avenue, Anchorage, Alaska 99501

Anchorage Municipality

License #: 100218

Capacity: 10 assisted living units

Phone #: (866) 892-7533

NuStart Assisted Living Home is a care facility for older adults in Anchorage, AK in the 99501 zip code area that provides senior care to up to 10 elderly adults in Anchorage Municipality County.

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

Fulani Assisted Living Home

2591 Lyvona Lane, Anchorage, Alaska 99502

Anchorage Municipality

License #: 100880

Capacity: 2 assisted living units

Phone #: (888) 539-5370

Fulani Assisted Living Home is an assisted senior living facility in Anchorage, AK in the 99502 zip code area that provides assisted retirement living to up to 2 elderly adults in Anchorage Municipality County.

Graceful Living ALH I - Assisted Living Facility in Anchorage, AK

Graceful Living ALH I

1100 Friendly Lane, Anchorage, Alaska 99504

Anchorage Municipality

License #: 131

Capacity: 5 assisted living units

Phone #: (877) 666-3231

Graceful Living ALH I is an assisted senior living facility in Anchorage, AK in the 99504 zip code area that provides assisted living to up to 5 elderly 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 #: (888) 595-9061

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.

Carmelite Home - Assisted Living Facility in Anchorage, AK

Carmelite Home

9401 Aphrodite Drive, Anchorage, Alaska 99515

Anchorage Municipality

License #: 100955

Capacity: 5 assisted living units

Phone #: (866) 892-7533

Carmelite Home is a senior living facility in Anchorage, AK in the 99515 zip code area that provides assisted living to up to 5 older adults in Anchorage Municipality County.

HOPE - Seclusion - Assisted Living Facility in Anchorage, AK

HOPE - Seclusion

8108 Seclusion Drive, Anchorage, Alaska 99504

Anchorage Municipality

License #: 100117

Capacity: 2 assisted living units

Phone #: (888) 539-5370

HOPE - Seclusion is an assisted senior living facility in Anchorage, AK in the 99504 zip code area that provides senior assisted living to a maximum of 2 elderly individuals in Anchorage Municipality County.

Overview of Anchorage, Alaska

Being the largest city of Alaska, Anchorage comprises of 42 percent of the state’s total population living within the city. Although a relatively small percentage of seniors live in Alaska, the harsh weather conditions and cold necessitates making adequate arrangements for them. Anchorage reaches a surprisingly warm temperature of 68 Degree Celsius in the summer.

According to the latest U.S. census, Anchorage has a total population of 710,231.  7% of the total population comprises of seniors, and 25% of them live alone. Alaska ranks 17th for Long Term Care and ranks 31st in America's Health Rankings compared to other states. A total of 5,609 working seniors live in Anchorage which makes up 25% of the total number of seniors employed. Veterans make up for 30% of the total senior population. Moreover, 34% of seniors living in Anchorage, AK have a college degree. Majority of the seniors in Anchorage speak English at home.  

Helpful programs for senior living/assisted living in Anchorage

At local level, seniors or their caregivers can make use of state resources through Aging & Disability Resource Centers. These resources are available not only to seniors - people of all ages and income groups can benefit from them.

Anchorage also has its own dedicated website for senior services and is committed to improving the quality of life of its senior citizens through a number of resource centers. Anchorage Human Services Aging & Disability Resource Center is one of those centers. Their motive is to help seniors and their caregivers access timely support without having to struggle around for help. Seniors are told which services they can benefit from and how they can apply for them.

Anchor-Age Center, a nonprofit, helps extend similar support to seniors through Anchorage Senior Activity Center. Seniors and caregivers who find it difficult to get across all the paperwork to apply for various state sponsored health, housing and care programs can easily seek support through similar resource centers. Seniors can come to get information and become part of social discussions and activities. Anchorage Senior Activity Center places emphasis on activity to keep seniors engaged. Seniors who become members have the opportunity to learn different skills like computers, arts and crafts, cards and even dancing.

Another organization operated by a non-profit is the Chugiak - Eagle River Senior Center. From a small center to a 100,000 square foot facility, this assisted living center has grown a lot since 1975. It provides both assisted living and independent living options along with day programs for seniors. A Meals-on-Wheels program is also coordinated by the Chugiak – Eagle River Senior Center, which is mainly aimed at homebound seniors who cannot cook for themselves.

Anchorage also has a Senior Benefits Program, which came into existence on August 1, 2007.  Alaskan seniors of age 65 or older who have low to moderate income can receive cash benefits through this program. $76, $175, or $250 each month is given to seniors as cash benefit in accordance with their income.

For seniors who need special care, several housing options are available. The Providence Horizon House is an example of such facility. It provides different services to many levels of care according to seniors' needs.

The State of Alaska DHSS is another resource to provide information pertaining to in-house services and housing links for senior citizens or their caregivers in Anchorage.

Since Alaska is one of the states that offer a Waiver Program towards home-based care, seniors can access a wide variety of benefits through the waiver programs. Seniors interested in the Waiver Program should should check eligibility requirements with the State of Alaska.

Another non-profit organization to provide senior citizens with information and help regarding issues pertaining to income tax or general advocacy is the Older Persons Action Group (OPAG).

Cost of assisted living in Anchorage

Out of the total population of seniors living in Anchorage, 3% have an annual income of less than $10,000 and 15% have an income less than $20,000. Anchorage offers Social Security Income of $15,777/year. Anchorage seniors make $56,607 as median income in the city. Only 4% of the seniors living in Anchorage are below the poverty level. 43% of the seniors living in Anchorage have a mortgage. Moreover, Anchorage seniors receive an average of $30,524 as annual retirement income.

Residents of Alaska find the costs of living in Anchorage to be normal. However, if you are from a different state, you will realize that the overall living cost is about 31% higher compared to the national average. This is the most noticeable in the case of Anchorage senior housing, which is undoubtedly the largest living expense. For instance, you will have to pay $5,375 a month for a one-bedroom in an assisted living facility, according to a survey by Genworth, while $3,261 is the national average. You can expect to pay an astonishing $452 a day on average for a room in a nursing care facility. If you work, you are not required to pay any income tax. There is also no tax on retirement income in Anchorage.

Places of interest for seniors living in Anchorage

If you spend enough time in Anchorage, you will quickly find that being a frontier, it is part wild and part civilized. Seniors in Anchorage can find and observe the city’s Native American heritage, as well as its modern art, by starting their visit from the Anchorage Museum.  Seniors can access the Alaska History Gallery, the Smithsonian Arctic Studies Center, science exhibits, shop and also a eat at a full-service restaurant. They can learn about the area’s Russian occupation, the gold rush, and history of the Native Americans. Alaska Museum of Natural History, Alaska Native Heritage Center, Alaska Aviation Museum and the Alaska Experience Theater are some other places worth visiting. Seniors can also get introduced to the area’s natives comprising of the arctic fox, brown bear, coyote, black bear, elk, caribou, lynx and raptors through The Alaska Wildlife Conservation Center.

Seniors who like to be outside will never get tired of living in Alaska. Anchorage alone has 135 miles of paved trails that can be used for biking, walking or jogging. Seniors can visit Chugach State Park, which comprises of 200 miles of year-round trails, wild life viewing, and many glaciers. Ski resorts for seniors in Anchorage include Alpenglow, Hilltop and Alyeska.

Catholic, Christian, Jewish, Baptist, Protestant and Presbyterian senior living services may be provided in some Anchorage, AK assisted living facilities. Pet friendly services may also be available. Call (866) 892-7533 for availability.

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