20 Assisted Living Facilities near Anchorage, AK

19 Assisted Living Facilities in Anchorage, AK

Anchorage Pioneer Home

Provides: Assisted Living
923 West 11th Avenue, Anchorage, AK 99501
"I felt like each person in the facility was being cared for appropriately. Everyone seemed to be professional, the facility was clean and the staff was friendly. " More

Anchor House

Provides: Assisted Living
1058 West 27th Ave., Anchorage, AK 99501
"We opted for this Assisted Living facility for our mother after several initial visits to the facility. The staff is friendly and engaging with good supportive service. The food was always freshly..." More

Atlas Home Care Assisted Living Home

Provides: Assisted Living
1825 Adonis Drive, Anchorage, AK 99515
"Atlas Home Care is pretty good. It's very clean and they have four clients with three caregivers, plus two extras if needed. The dining area is very clean. The staff is very nice and if there are..." More

Providence Horizon House

Provides: Assisted Living
4140 Folker St, Anchorage, AK 99508
"We chose Horizon House primarily because they would allow my mother in law to have her cat. The staff was great with her. We tried the food, and it was very good. She has a studio with a bathroom..." More

Alpine Assisted Living Homes

Provides: Assisted Living
3811 Gardner Street (physical) 7951 Alpine View...

Arctic Haven Assisted Living Homes

Provides: Assisted Living
3300 East 15th Avenue, Anchorage, AK 99508

Bethesda Assisted Living Home

Provides: Assisted Living
2721 West 69th Avenue, Anchorage, AK 99502

Golden Hearts, Inc.

Provides: Assisted Living
6401 Blackberry Street, Anchorage, AK 99501

House of Shalom Assisted Living

Provides: Assisted Living
2745 Meadow Wood Circle, Anchorage, AK 99516

KIWI Assisted Living Homes

Provides: Assisted Living
4030 Defiance Street, Anchorage, AK 99501

Living Stone Home Care LLC

Provides: Assisted Living
3901 West 86, Anchorage, AK 99501

Marlow Manor Assisted Living

Provides: Assisted Living
2030 Muldoon Rd # 104,, Anchorage, AK 99504

Frontier Home Health Care

Provides: Assisted Living
3909 Arctic Blvd, #102, Anchorage, AK 99503

New Haven Home

Provides: Assisted Living
9230 Aphrodite Drive, Anchorage, AK 99515

Taylored Cozy Care Assisted Living Home

Provides: Assisted Living
6441 Coach Circle, Anchorage, AK 99507

Thomas Center for Senior Leadership

Provides: Assisted Living
2190 E. Tudor Road,, Anchorage, AK 99507

Campbell Creek House

Provides: Assisted Living
4745 Piper Street, Anchorage, AK 99507

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Baxter Senior Living

Provides: Assisted Living
4308 Baxter Road, Anchorage, AK 99504
"Located in Anchorage’s U-Med District off beautiful Baxter Road, Baxter Senior Living will bring a best-in-class assisted living and memory care to the Last Frontier. Sweeping views of the Chugach..." More

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Primrose Retirement Community of Wasilla

Provides: Assisted Living
889 N. Elkhorn Drive, Wasilla, AK 99654
"The people at Primrose are great. They take care of my folks and they're there when they need them. We don't have to worry about anything. It's all working out well. They were in a little apartment..." More

    What to Consider About Assisted Living in Anchorage

    Anchorage, Alaska, is the premier spot for nature lovers who marvel at the serene waters of the Cook Inlet and the majestic views of The Chugach Mountains. Also in the town is Chugach State Park and Chugach National Forest, both with many access points for residents to enjoy the outdoors all day. Seniors living here, 8 percent of the population, will also find 17 assisted living facilities in Anchorage and one nearby to help with activities of daily living. Assisted living facilities in Anchorage are licensed by the Department of Administration and the Department of Health and Social Services. 

    Benefits and Drawbacks of Assisted Living in Anchorage

    • Anchorage is rich in arts and culture. Seniors can explore Alaska’s heritage at the Anchorage Museum and the Alaska Native Heritage Center. Anchorage is also home to Cyrano’s Theatre Company, which features a new play approximately once a month.
    • It’s convenient and affordable to get around Anchorage, thanks to the city’s People Mover bus system. Seniors age 60 and over are eligible for half-price fares.
    • Like the rest of Alaska, there’s no tax on Social Security benefits in Anchorage. The state also has no sales tax or estate tax, making it financially friendly for seniors.
    • Anchorage gets 102 inches of snow per year on average and has fewer sunny days as compared to the rest of the United States. Sperling’s Comfort Index for Anchorage is 44 out of 100, with the national average coming in at 54.
    • The air quality in Anchorage is relatively poor as compared with other cities. Anchorage ranks 14 on the American Lung Association’s list of Most Polluted Cities for short-term particle pollution. It also has an air quality rating of 38, which is lower than the U.S. average of 58.
    • Anchorage has a violent crime rating of 66.5 and a property crime rating of 47.9. These figures are higher than the national averages of 31.1 and 38.1, respectively.


    Paying for Assisted Living in Anchorage

    Average Monthly Costs

    City in Alaska

    $4,000.00 US

    Assisted Living costs in Anchorage start around $0 per month on average, while the nationwide average cost of assisted living is $4,000 per month, according to the latest figures from Genworth’s Cost of Care Survey.

    It’s important to note that assisted living rates in Anchorage and the surrounding suburbs can vary widely based on factors such as location, the level of care needed, apartment size and the types of amenities offered at each community.

    Financial Assistance for Assisted Living in Anchorage

    Anchorage seniors may qualify for financial assistance to help pay for assisted living. The Alaska Department of Health and Social Services has a Senior Benefits Program for residents 65 and older. In addition, Alaska residents receive an annual dividend payment that can be used however they choose.

    Learn more about these programs, plus who’s eligible, on our Assisted Living in Alaska page.

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    More Ways to Pay for Assisted Living

    While many families use their own funds or personal assets to pay for assisted living, there are plenty of additional options to cover these costs. Some additional ways to finance assisted living costs include:

    • Veterans Benefits
    • Life Insurance Policy
    • Long-Term Care Insurance
    • Reverse Mortgage

    For more information about different ways to finance assisted living, visit our Assisted Living in Alaska page.


    Free Assisted Living Resources in Anchorage

    Anchorage and the surrounding area are home to numerous government agencies and non-profit organizations offering help for seniors searching for or currently residing in an assisted living community. These organizations can also provide assistance in a number of other eldercare services such as geriatric care management, elder law advice, estate planning, finding home care and health and wellness programs.

    To see a list of free assisted living resources in Anchorage, please visit our Assisted Living in Alaska page.


    Assisted Living Laws and Regulations in Anchorage

    Anchorage-area assisted living communities must adhere to the comprehensive set of state laws and regulations that all assisted living communities in Alaska are required to follow. Visit our Assisted Living in Alaska page for more information about these laws.

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    Recent Reviews of Assisted Living in Anchorage

    • Review of Atlas Home Care Assisted Living Home

      Atlas Home Care is pretty good. It's very clean and they have four clients with three caregivers, plus two extras if needed. The dining area is very clean. The staff is very nice and if there are a... Read more

      Judy
    • Review of Providence Horizon House

      We chose Horizon House primarily because they would allow my mother in law to have her cat. The staff was great with her. We tried the food, and it was very good. She has a studio with a bathroom a... Read more

      Nancy100894750
    • Review of Anchorage Pioneer Home

      I felt like each person in the facility was being cared for appropriately. Everyone seemed to be professional, the facility was clean and the staff was friendly. Read more

      WMURRAY

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