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HOPE - Sunrise - Assisted Living Facility in Anchorage, AK

HOPE - Sunrise

1677 Sunrise Drive, Anchorage, Alaska 99508

Anchorage Municipality

License #: 232051

Capacity: 5 assisted living units

Phone #: (888) 595-9061

HOPE - Sunrise is an assisted living community in Anchorage, AK in the 99508 zip code area that provides senior living to up to 5 elderly adults in Anchorage Municipality County.

Advantage Senior Care - Assisted Living Facility in Anchorage, AK

Advantage Senior Care

2060 Brigadier, Anchorage, Alaska 99507

Anchorage Municipality

License #: 100853

Capacity: 2 assisted living units

Phone #: (866) 892-7533

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.

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

Comfort Assisted Living II

7390 Winchester Street, Anchorage, Alaska 99507

Anchorage Municipality

License #: 300

Capacity: 5 assisted living units

Phone #: (888) 539-5370

Comfort Assisted Living II is a care facility for older adults in Anchorage, AK in the 99507 zip code area that provides senior assisted living to a maximum of 5 seniors 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 #: (877) 666-3231

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.

Our Lady of Lourdes - Assisted Living Facility in Anchorage, AK

Our Lady of Lourdes

1931 Greendale Drive, Anchorage, Alaska 99504

Anchorage Municipality

License #: 11

Capacity: 5 assisted living units

Phone #: (888) 595-9061

Our Lady of Lourdes is an assisted living facility in Anchorage, AK in the 99504 zip code area that provides senior care to up to 5 senior citizens in Anchorage Municipality County.

HOPE - Beaver Place - Assisted Living Facility in Anchorage, AK

HOPE - Beaver Place

1430 Beaver Place, Anchorage, Alaska 99504

Anchorage Municipality

License #: 100552

Capacity: 3 assisted living units

Phone #: (866) 892-7533

HOPE - Beaver Place is an assisted living community in Anchorage, AK in the 99504 zip code area that provides senior living to up to 3 elderly adults in Anchorage Municipality County.

HOPE - Perenosa - Assisted Living Facility in Anchorage, AK

HOPE - Perenosa

3791 Perenosa Circle, Anchorage, Alaska 99515

Anchorage Municipality

License #: 100494

Capacity: 3 assisted living units

Phone #: (888) 539-5370

HOPE - Perenosa is a care facility for older adults in Anchorage, AK in the 99515 zip code area that provides senior assisted living to a maximum of 3 older adults in Anchorage Municipality County.

HOPE - Solar Drive - Assisted Living Facility in Anchorage, AK

HOPE - Solar Drive

8520 Solar Drive, Anchorage, Alaska 99507

Anchorage Municipality

License #: 358124

Capacity: 4 assisted living units

Phone #: (877) 666-3231

HOPE - Solar Drive is a senior assisted living facility in Anchorage, AK in the 99507 zip code area that provides assisted living to a total of 4 seniors in Anchorage Municipality County.

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

Comfort Assisted Living III

7370 Winchester Street, Anchorage, Alaska 99507

Anchorage Municipality

License #: 299

Capacity: 5 assisted living units

Phone #: (888) 595-9061

Comfort Assisted Living III is a senior living community in Anchorage, AK in the 99507 zip code area that provides assisted retirement living to a total of 5 older adults in Anchorage Municipality County.

Alpha-Omega - Assisted Living Facility in Anchorage, AK

Alpha-Omega

1023 State St. Unit B, Anchorage, Alaska 99504

Anchorage Municipality

License #: 100922

Capacity: 5 assisted living units

Phone #: (866) 892-7533

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.

Campbell Creek House - Assisted Living Facility in Anchorage, AK

Campbell Creek House

4745 Piper Street, Anchorage, Alaska 99507

Anchorage Municipality

License #: 101119

Capacity: 40 assisted living units

Phone #: (888) 539-5370

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

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.

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.

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

Carel II Assisted Living Home

5420 Avila Court, Anchorage, Alaska 99508

Anchorage Municipality

License #: 101040

Capacity: 5 assisted living units

Phone #: (866) 892-7533

Carel II Assisted Living Home 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 senior citizens in Anchorage Municipality County.

Helping Hands ALH - Assisted Living Facility in Anchorage, AK

Helping Hands ALH

1311 W. 40th Avenue, Anchorage, Alaska 99503

Anchorage Municipality

License #: 100317

Capacity: 5 assisted living units

Phone #: (888) 539-5370

Helping Hands ALH is an assisted senior living facility in Anchorage, AK in the 99503 zip code area that provides senior living to a total of 5 elderly adults in Anchorage Municipality County.

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

Randel Home Care III

7655 Winchester St., Anchorage, Alaska 99507

Anchorage Municipality

License #: 100702

Capacity: 5 assisted living units

Phone #: (877) 666-3231

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

Providence Forest View Assisted Living Care Center - Assisted Living Facility in Anchorage, AK

Providence Forest View Assisted Living Care Center

3831 Piper Street Ste. S333, Anchorage, Alaska 99508

Anchorage Municipality

License #: 100899

Capacity: 10 assisted living units

Phone #: (888) 595-9061

Providence Forest View Assisted Living Care Center is an assisted living facility in Anchorage, AK in the 99508 zip code area that provides senior assisted living to up to 10 elderly adults in Anchorage Municipality County.

Arc - H Street - Assisted Living Facility in Anchorage, AK

Arc - H Street

1033 H Street, Anchorage, Alaska 99501

Anchorage Municipality

License #: 100889

Capacity: 2 assisted living units

Phone #: (866) 892-7533

Arc - H Street is a senior living facility in Anchorage, AK in the 99501 zip code area that provides assisted living to a maximum of 2 older adults in Anchorage Municipality County.

Arc - Warwick - Assisted Living Facility in Anchorage, AK

Arc - Warwick

4271 Warwick Drive, Anchorage, Alaska 99508

Anchorage Municipality

License #: 100203

Capacity: 4 assisted living units

Phone #: (888) 539-5370

Arc - Warwick is a senior living community in Anchorage, AK in the 99508 zip code area that provides assisted senior living to a maximum of 4 elderly individuals in Anchorage Municipality County.

Elaine's Place - Assisted Living Facility in Anchorage, AK

Elaine's Place

1025 H Street, Anchorage, Alaska 99501

Anchorage Municipality

License #: 100529

Capacity: 5 assisted living units

Phone #: (877) 666-3231

Elaine's Place is a care facility for older adults in Anchorage, AK in the 99501 zip code area that provides senior living to up to 5 elderly individuals in Anchorage Municipality County.

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 #: (888) 595-9061

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.

HOPE - Lighthouse - Assisted Living Facility in Anchorage, AK

HOPE - Lighthouse

900 Lighthouse Court, Anchorage, Alaska 99515

Anchorage Municipality

License #: 100263

Capacity: 2 assisted living units

Phone #: (866) 892-7533

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

The Marietta House - Assisted Living Facility in Anchorage, AK

The Marietta House

3832 Young Street, Anchorage, Alaska 99508

Anchorage Municipality

License #: 101094

Capacity: 5 assisted living units

Phone #: (888) 539-5370

The Marietta House is an assisted senior living facility in Anchorage, AK in the 99508 zip code area that provides senior care to a total of 5 elderly individuals in Anchorage Municipality County.

Lamar's House - Assisted Living Facility in Anchorage, AK

Lamar's House

2211 Galatea Drive, Anchorage, Alaska 99507

Anchorage Municipality

License #: 101130

Capacity: 2 assisted living units

Phone #: (877) 666-3231

Lamar's House is a senior living community in Anchorage, AK in the 99507 zip code area that provides long term care to a total of 2 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 #: (888) 595-9061

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.

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 #: (866) 892-7533

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.

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 #: (888) 539-5370

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.

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 #: (877) 666-3231

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.

Peace & Harmony ALH - Assisted Living Facility in Anchorage, AK

Peace & Harmony ALH

107 Matthew Paul Way, Anchorage, Alaska 99504

Anchorage Municipality

License #: 100909

Capacity: 4 assisted living units

Phone #: (888) 595-9061

Peace & Harmony ALH is an assisted living facility 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.

Forget-Me-Not ALH - Assisted Living Facility in Anchorage, AK

Forget-Me-Not ALH

9220 Aphrodite Drive, Anchorage, Alaska 99515

Anchorage Municipality

License #: 266

Capacity: 5 assisted living units

Phone #: (866) 892-7533

Forget-Me-Not ALH is a care facility for older adults in Anchorage, AK in the 99515 zip code area that provides assisted retirement living to a maximum of 5 seniors in Anchorage Municipality County.

HOPE - Pioneer Muldoon - Assisted Living Facility in Anchorage, AK

HOPE - Pioneer Muldoon

8350 Pioneer Dr., Anchorage, Alaska 99504

Anchorage Municipality

License #: 100280

Capacity: 2 assisted living units

Phone #: (888) 539-5370

HOPE - Pioneer Muldoon is a senior living facility in Anchorage, AK in the 99504 zip code area that provides senior assisted living to up to 2 older adults 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 #: (877) 666-3231

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.

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) 595-9061

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.

Lakeview Home II - Assisted Living Facility in Anchorage, AK

Lakeview Home II

2327 East 72nd Ave., Anchorage, Alaska 99507

Anchorage Municipality

License #: 175

Capacity: 5 assisted living units

Phone #: (866) 892-7533

Lakeview Home II is a senior living community in Anchorage, AK in the 99507 zip code area that provides assisted senior living to a total of 5 seniors in Anchorage Municipality County.

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

HOPE - Nugget Lane

2746 Nugget Lane, Anchorage, Alaska 99516

Anchorage Municipality

License #: 361791

Capacity: 4 assisted living units

Phone #: (888) 539-5370

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

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

Eye to Eye 2

6412 E. 16th Ave, Anchorage, Alaska 99504

Anchorage Municipality

License #: 101080

Capacity: 5 assisted living units

Phone #: (877) 666-3231

Eye to Eye 2 is an assisted living community in Anchorage, AK in the 99504 zip code area that provides assisted retirement living to a total of 5 senior citizens in Anchorage Municipality County.

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) 595-9061

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.

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

Romana II Assisted Living Home

1023 E. 28th Avenue, Anchorage, Alaska 99508

Anchorage Municipality

License #: 100872

Capacity: 5 assisted living units

Phone #: (866) 892-7533

Romana II Assisted Living Home is an assisted living facility in Anchorage, AK in the 99508 zip code area that provides assisted retirement living to a maximum of 5 elderly individuals 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) 539-5370

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.

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 #: (877) 666-3231

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.

Anchorage Manor #1 - Assisted Living Facility in Anchorage, AK

Anchorage Manor #1

2121 E. 73rd Avenue #1, Anchorage, Alaska 99507

Anchorage Municipality

License #: 100755

Capacity: 5 assisted living units

Phone #: (888) 595-9061

Anchorage Manor #1 is an assisted senior living facility in Anchorage, AK in the 99507 zip code area that provides senior assisted living to up to 5 senior citizens in Anchorage Municipality County.

UR Precious Assisted Living Home - Assisted Living Facility in Anchorage, AK

UR Precious Assisted Living Home

1925 Colony Place, Anchorage, Alaska 99507

Anchorage Municipality

License #: 100938

Capacity: 3 assisted living units

Phone #: (866) 892-7533

UR Precious Assisted Living Home is a senior living facility in Anchorage, AK in the 99507 zip code area that provides assisted retirement living to up to 3 older adults in Anchorage Municipality County.

St. Mary's Assisted Living Home - Assisted Living Facility in Anchorage, AK

St. Mary's Assisted Living Home

441 Bonnie Jean Ct, Anchorage, Alaska 99515

Anchorage Municipality

License #: 284

Capacity: 5 assisted living units

Phone #: (888) 539-5370

St. Mary's Assisted Living Home is an assisted living community in Anchorage, AK in the 99515 zip code area that provides long term care to a total of 5 older adults in Anchorage Municipality County.

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

Golden Friendship Home for Elderly

9180 Aphrodite Drive, Anchorage, Alaska 99515

Anchorage Municipality

License #: 101087

Capacity: 5 assisted living units

Phone #: (877) 666-3231

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

Orchard Assisted Living - Assisted Living Facility in Anchorage, AK

Orchard Assisted Living

1001 Cherry St. Unit A, Anchorage, Alaska 99504

Anchorage Municipality

License #: 101114

Capacity: 4 assisted living units

Phone #: (888) 595-9061

Orchard Assisted Living is an assisted living home in Anchorage, AK in the 99504 zip code area that provides assisted senior living to up to 4 older adults in Anchorage Municipality County.

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

Arctic Haven ALH I

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

Anchorage Municipality

License #: 239

Capacity: 3 assisted living units

Phone #: (866) 892-7533

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

Saint Timothy Home II - Assisted Living Facility in Anchorage, AK

Saint Timothy Home II

12371 Division Street, Anchorage, Alaska 99515

Anchorage Municipality

License #: 283

Capacity: 5 assisted living units

Phone #: (888) 539-5370

Saint Timothy Home II is a senior living facility in Anchorage, AK in the 99515 zip code area that provides assisted living to up to 5 senior citizens in Anchorage Municipality County.

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

Rabe Assisted Living Home

4941 Alpha Circle, Anchorage, Alaska 99516

Anchorage Municipality

License #: 100788

Capacity: 5 assisted living units

Phone #: (877) 666-3231

Rabe Assisted Living Home is a senior assisted living facility in Anchorage, AK in the 99516 zip code area that provides long term care to a total of 5 senior citizens 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) 595-9061

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.

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 #: (866) 892-7533

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.

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) 539-5370

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.

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 #: (877) 666-3231

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.

Pine Creek - Assisted Living Facility in Anchorage, AK

Pine Creek

341 N. Bunn, Anchorage, Alaska 99508

Anchorage Municipality

License #: 361510

Capacity: 16 assisted living units

Phone #: (888) 595-9061

Pine Creek is an assisted senior living facility in Anchorage, AK in the 99508 zip code area that provides senior care to a total of 16 senior citizens in Anchorage Municipality County.

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

Lydia's Assisted Living Home

2320 Success Drive, Anchorage, Alaska 99504

Anchorage Municipality

License #: 101016

Capacity: 5 assisted living units

Phone #: (866) 892-7533

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

Crossroads Assisted Living - Assisted Living Facility in Anchorage, AK

Crossroads Assisted Living

5316 E. 24th Avenue, Anchorage, Alaska 99508

Anchorage Municipality

License #: 100268

Capacity: 16 assisted living units

Phone #: (888) 539-5370

Crossroads Assisted Living is an assisted living facility in Anchorage, AK in the 99508 zip code area that provides assisted retirement living to a maximum of 16 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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