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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 #: (888) 595-9061

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.

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

Living Family Home Care

1104 West 29th Place, Anchorage, Alaska 99503

Anchorage Municipality

License #: 101218

Capacity: 3 assisted living units

Phone #: (866) 892-7533

Living Family Home Care is an assisted living community in Anchorage, AK in the 99503 zip code area that provides assisted senior living to up to 3 seniors in Anchorage Municipality County.

HOPE - Lighthouse - Assisted Living Facility in Anchorage, AK

HOPE - Lighthouse

900 Lighthouse Court, Anchorage, Alaska 99515

Anchorage Municipality

License #: 100263

Capacity: 2 assisted living units

Phone #: (888) 539-5370

HOPE - Lighthouse is an assisted living facility in Anchorage, AK in the 99515 zip code area that provides senior assisted living to a total of 2 senior citizens in Anchorage Municipality County.

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 #: (877) 666-3231

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.

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

Creative Care Assisted Living Home

11401 Thunderbrush Circle, Anchorage, Alaska 99516

Anchorage Municipality

License #: 100934

Capacity: 4 assisted living units

Phone #: (888) 595-9061

Creative Care Assisted Living Home is an assisted living facility in Anchorage, AK in the 99516 zip code area that provides long term care to a total of 4 senior citizens in Anchorage Municipality County.

Hea Lani Assisted Living Home - Assisted Living Facility in Anchorage, AK

Hea Lani Assisted Living Home

1756 South Heather Meadows Loop, Anchorage, Alaska 99507

Anchorage Municipality

License #: 101167

Capacity: 5 assisted living units

Phone #: (866) 892-7533

Hea Lani Assisted Living Home is an assisted living community in Anchorage, AK in the 99507 zip code area that provides assisted retirement living to a maximum of 5 elderly individuals 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) 539-5370

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.

Providence Horizon House-Cottages - Assisted Living Facility in Anchorage, AK

Providence Horizon House-Cottages

4140 Folker Street, Anchorage, Alaska 99508

Anchorage Municipality

License #: 229

Capacity: 25 assisted living units

Phone #: (877) 666-3231

Providence Horizon House-Cottages is an assisted senior living facility in Anchorage, AK in the 99508 zip code area that provides assisted senior living to a maximum of 25 elderly adults in Anchorage Municipality County.

Flamingo House - Assisted Living Facility in Anchorage, AK

Flamingo House

8611 Flamingo Drive, Anchorage, Alaska 99502

Anchorage Municipality

License #: 100377

Capacity: 5 assisted living units

Phone #: (888) 595-9061

Flamingo House is a senior assisted living facility in Anchorage, AK in the 99502 zip code area that provides assisted living to a total of 5 elderly individuals in Anchorage Municipality County.

Severson ALH - Assisted Living Facility in Anchorage, AK

Severson ALH

8531 Little Dipper, Anchorage, Alaska 99504

Anchorage Municipality

License #: 100357

Capacity: 4 assisted living units

Phone #: (866) 892-7533

Severson ALH is a senior living community in Anchorage, AK in the 99504 zip code area that provides senior assisted living to up to 4 older adults in Anchorage Municipality County.

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 #: (888) 539-5370

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.

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 #: (877) 666-3231

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.

Roses Care ALH - Assisted Living Facility in Anchorage, AK

Roses Care ALH

7500 Wade Circle, Anchorage, Alaska 99518

Anchorage Municipality

License #: 101200

Capacity: 2 assisted living units

Phone #: (888) 595-9061

Roses Care ALH is a senior living community in Anchorage, AK in the 99518 zip code area that provides senior care to a maximum of 2 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.

Alaska Helps Assisted Living Home - Assisted Living Facility in Anchorage, AK

Alaska Helps Assisted Living Home

4861 Southpark Bluff Drive, Anchorage, Alaska 99508

Anchorage Municipality

License #: 100850

Capacity: 5 assisted living units

Phone #: (888) 539-5370

Alaska Helps Assisted Living Home is a senior living community in Anchorage, AK in the 99508 zip code area that provides assisted retirement living to a total of 5 elderly individuals in Anchorage Municipality County.

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

The Ark of Emmanuel

5454 Emmanuel Ave, Anchorage, Alaska 99508

Anchorage Municipality

License #: 100678

Capacity: 5 assisted living units

Phone #: (877) 666-3231

The Ark of Emmanuel is an assisted living home in Anchorage, AK in the 99508 zip code area that provides senior living to a total of 5 elderly adults in Anchorage Municipality County.

Simply Blue - Assisted Living Facility in Anchorage, AK

Simply Blue

7451 Tyone Ct., Anchorage, Alaska 99504

Anchorage Municipality

License #: 101131

Capacity: 3 assisted living units

Phone #: (888) 595-9061

Simply Blue is an assisted living facility in Anchorage, AK in the 99504 zip code area that provides assisted senior living to up to 3 elderly individuals in Anchorage Municipality County.

Alpine ALH - Assisted Living Facility in Anchorage, AK

Alpine ALH

3811 Gardner Street, Anchorage, Alaska 99507

Anchorage Municipality

License #: 100450

Capacity: 5 assisted living units

Phone #: (866) 892-7533

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

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

Caritas Assisted Living Home

1720 Adonis Dr,, Anchorage, Alaska 99515

Anchorage Municipality

License #: 100540

Capacity: 4 assisted living units

Phone #: (888) 539-5370

Caritas Assisted Living Home is an assisted senior living facility in Anchorage, AK in the 99515 zip code area that provides assisted retirement living to up to 4 elderly individuals in Anchorage Municipality County.

Elizabeth Andrews - Assisted Living Facility in Anchorage, AK

Elizabeth Andrews

8481 Majestic Drive, Anchorage, Alaska 99504

Anchorage Municipality

License #: 100177

Capacity: 3 assisted living units

Phone #: (877) 666-3231

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

New Beginning II - Assisted Living Facility in Anchorage, AK

New Beginning II

8393 Duben Avenue, Anchorage, Alaska 99504

Anchorage Municipality

License #: 101169

Capacity: 4 assisted living units

Phone #: (888) 595-9061

New Beginning II is a senior living facility in Anchorage, AK in the 99504 zip code area that provides senior assisted living to up to 4 seniors in Anchorage Municipality County.

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

Tender Loving Care Assisted Living Home

7121 Travis Circle, Anchorage, Alaska 99507

Anchorage Municipality

License #: 100253

Capacity: 4 assisted living units

Phone #: (866) 892-7533

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

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

Frontier Home Health Care

7940 Little Dipper Avenue, Anchorage, Alaska 99504

Anchorage Municipality

License #: 100472

Capacity: 5 assisted living units

Phone #: (888) 539-5370

Frontier Home Health Care is an assisted living facility in Anchorage, AK in the 99504 zip code area that provides senior assisted living to up to 5 elderly individuals 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 #: (877) 666-3231

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.

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 #: (888) 595-9061

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.

FamaCARE Home 2 - Assisted Living Facility in Anchorage, AK

FamaCARE Home 2

1750 Ponds Circle, Anchorage, Alaska 99507

Anchorage Municipality

License #: 101061

Capacity: 4 assisted living units

Phone #: (866) 892-7533

FamaCARE Home 2 is an assisted living facility in Anchorage, AK in the 99507 zip code area that provides assisted living to a maximum of 4 senior citizens 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 #: (888) 539-5370

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.

Alaskan Red Assisted Living - Assisted Living Facility in Anchorage, AK

Alaskan Red Assisted Living

6291 Gross Drive, Anchorage, Alaska 99514

Anchorage Municipality

License #: 101207

Capacity: 3 assisted living units

Phone #: (877) 666-3231

Alaskan Red Assisted Living is a senior living community in Anchorage, AK in the 99514 zip code area that provides long term care to a total of 3 older adults in Anchorage Municipality County.

Northern Lights ALH - Assisted Living Facility in Anchorage, AK

Northern Lights ALH

1640 Vashon Circle, Anchorage, Alaska 99515

Anchorage Municipality

License #: 226

Capacity: 4 assisted living units

Phone #: (888) 595-9061

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

Gracious Heart Assisted Home Assisted Home - Assisted Living Facility in Anchorage, AK

Gracious Heart Assisted Home Assisted Home

2900 West 29th Avenue, Anchorage, Alaska 99517

Anchorage Municipality

License #: 101142

Capacity: 3 assisted living units

Phone #: (866) 892-7533

Gracious Heart Assisted Home Assisted Home is an assisted senior living facility in Anchorage, AK in the 99517 zip code area that provides senior living to a maximum of 3 senior citizens 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) 539-5370

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.

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 #: (877) 666-3231

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.

Denali Assisted Living Services - Assisted Living Facility in Anchorage, AK

Denali Assisted Living Services

2649 Carroll Place #A, Anchorage, Alaska 99508

Anchorage Municipality

License #: 101145

Capacity: 5 assisted living units

Phone #: (888) 595-9061

Denali Assisted Living Services is a senior living facility in Anchorage, AK in the 99508 zip code area that provides assisted senior living to up to 5 seniors 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 #: (866) 892-7533

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.

Chadellynh Home - Assisted Living Facility in Anchorage, AK

Chadellynh Home

2940 Columbia Street, Anchorage, Alaska 99508

Anchorage Municipality

License #: 100665

Capacity: 5 assisted living units

Phone #: (888) 539-5370

Chadellynh Home is a senior living community in Anchorage, AK in the 99508 zip code area that provides assisted senior living to a maximum of 5 seniors in Anchorage Municipality County.

Ariana ALH - Assisted Living Facility in Anchorage, AK

Ariana ALH

2337 East 72nd Ave., Anchorage, Alaska 99507

Anchorage Municipality

License #: 100902

Capacity: 5 assisted living units

Phone #: (877) 666-3231

Ariana ALH is a senior living facility in Anchorage, AK in the 99507 zip code area that provides assisted retirement living to a maximum of 5 senior citizens in Anchorage Municipality County.

Sanctuary ALH - Assisted Living Facility in Anchorage, AK

Sanctuary ALH

6700 Rockridge Drive, Anchorage, Alaska 99516

Anchorage Municipality

License #: 100376

Capacity: 5 assisted living units

Phone #: (888) 595-9061

Sanctuary ALH is an assisted senior living facility in Anchorage, AK in the 99516 zip code area that provides senior care to up to 5 older adults in Anchorage Municipality County.

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 #: (866) 892-7533

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.

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

M&M Assisted Living

7522 Grey Wolf Circle, Anchorage, Alaska 99507

Anchorage Municipality

License #: 361793

Capacity: 3 assisted living units

Phone #: (888) 539-5370

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

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

Althea Assisted Living Home

2634-B Carroll Place, Anchorage, Alaska 99508

Anchorage Municipality

License #: 101172

Capacity: 5 assisted living units

Phone #: (877) 666-3231

Althea Assisted Living Home is a senior living facility in Anchorage, AK in the 99508 zip code area that provides senior assisted living to a maximum of 5 older 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.

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

Fidelity Assisted Living Home

6133 East 12th Ave., Anchorage, Alaska 99504

Anchorage Municipality

License #: 100774

Capacity: 4 assisted living units

Phone #: (866) 892-7533

Fidelity Assisted Living Home is a senior assisted living facility in Anchorage, AK in the 99504 zip code area that provides long term care to up to 4 elderly individuals 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) 539-5370

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.

HOPE - Pribilof - Assisted Living Facility in Anchorage, AK

HOPE - Pribilof

2811 Pribilof St., Anchorage, Alaska 99517

Anchorage Municipality

License #: 100112

Capacity: 2 assisted living units

Phone #: (877) 666-3231

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

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.

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

Fe's Assisted Living Home

1841 E. 57th Avenue, Anchorage, Alaska 99507

Anchorage Municipality

License #: 100592

Capacity: 3 assisted living units

Phone #: (866) 892-7533

Fe's Assisted Living Home is an assisted living home in Anchorage, AK in the 99507 zip code area that provides senior living to a maximum of 3 seniors in Anchorage Municipality County.

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

APC - Wesleyan House

2683 Wesleyan Drive, Anchorage, Alaska 99508

Anchorage Municipality

License #: 100941

Capacity: 10 assisted living units

Phone #: (888) 539-5370

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

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

Mama's Assisted Living Home IV

9270 Aphrodite Drive, Anchorage, Alaska 99515

Anchorage Municipality

License #: 275

Capacity: 5 assisted living units

Phone #: (877) 666-3231

Mama's Assisted Living Home IV is an assisted senior living facility in Anchorage, AK in the 99515 zip code area that provides assisted senior living to up to 5 older adults 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 #: (888) 595-9061

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.

HOPE - Tudor - Assisted Living Facility in Anchorage, AK

HOPE - Tudor

8011 Northwind Avenue, Anchorage, Alaska 99504

Anchorage Municipality

License #: 100771

Capacity: 4 assisted living units

Phone #: (866) 892-7533

HOPE - Tudor is an assisted living community in Anchorage, AK in the 99504 zip code area that provides long term care to a maximum of 4 older adults in Anchorage Municipality County.

Kro Assisted Living - Assisted Living Facility in Anchorage, AK

Kro Assisted Living

7080 Chad Street, Anchorage, Alaska 99518

Anchorage Municipality

License #: 101208

Capacity: 5 assisted living units

Phone #: (888) 539-5370

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.

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

Lily Ann's Home Care

935 Norman St., Anchorage, Alaska 99504

Anchorage Municipality

License #: 101013

Capacity: 5 assisted living units

Phone #: (877) 666-3231

Lily Ann's Home Care is an assisted living home in Anchorage, AK in the 99504 zip code area that provides senior living to up to 5 elderly individuals in Anchorage Municipality County.

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

Sunrise Assisted Living Home

8421 Greenhill Way, Anchorage, Alaska 99502

Anchorage Municipality

License #: 101062

Capacity: 5 assisted living units

Phone #: (888) 595-9061

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

Mary McGrew ALH - Assisted Living Facility in Anchorage, AK

Mary McGrew ALH

725 Winter Haven Street, Anchorage, Alaska 99504

Anchorage Municipality

License #: 361454

Capacity: 3 assisted living units

Phone #: (866) 892-7533

Mary McGrew ALH is a care facility for older adults in Anchorage, AK in the 99504 zip code area that provides assisted living to a maximum of 3 senior citizens in Anchorage Municipality County.

HOPE - Dunbar - Assisted Living Facility in Anchorage, AK

HOPE - Dunbar

6230 Dunbar Lane, Anchorage, Alaska 99504

Anchorage Municipality

License #: 100800

Capacity: 4 assisted living units

Phone #: (888) 539-5370

HOPE - Dunbar is an assisted living facility in Anchorage, AK in the 99504 zip code area that provides assisted senior living to a total of 4 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.

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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