In order to find the top assisted living communities in the Anchorage area, our team of researchers:

  • Sorted through 37 communities using our unique methodology
  • Spent over 17 hours researching assisted living communities in Anchorage
  • Read more than 110 reviews left by residents and their family members

After filtering out facilities that didn’t meet our high standards, we were left with 9 assisted living communities that earned our seal of approval. Through this process we discovered that the average cost of assisted living in the city of Anchorage is $6,000, which is the same as the state average of $6,000 and significantly higher than the national average of $4,051.

Christina Drumm-Boyd
Certified Senior Advisor (CSA) and Geriatric Care Manager (GCM)
Christina Drumm-Boyd
Certified Senior Advisor (CSA) and Geriatric Care Manager (GCM)

Christina is a Certified Senior Advisor (CSA) and Geriatric Care Manager (GCM) who is passionate about seniors and their families. Along with her staff, Christina works hands-on with each client to find the best solutions for the challenges that often come with aging.

Read on for in-depth information about the top assisted living facilities in Anchorage, a brief dive into our methodology for determining the best assisted living communities, and a searchable directory of 37 communities in the Anchorage area. Trusted Communities spent dozens of hours researching the top assisted living communities in the Anchorage area to allow seniors and their families to find the community that’s right for them. Click through the facilities listed below to read in-depth reviews, what residents are saying, and details such as base pricing, room types, and more.

Aspen Creek
Studios, 1-Bedroom Apartments, Companion Suites
Assisted Living
Not Listed
At the stunning, resort-like Aspen Creek, assisted living residents dine on nutritious, dietitian-approved food prepared by an award-winning chef. The facility's holistic programming aims to improve residents' lives through mental, physical, spiritual and social wellness activities and value-rich amenities. Adhering to high standards of excellence, the community's knowledgeable, compassionate staff members are carefully selected and trained. The elegant dining hall has a luxurious, spacious feel with soaring ceilings and two levels of windows, and the stylish beauty salon, large lobby and therapy gym are just as tastefully designed.
What Residents are Saying:
Residents and their families appreciate the wide array of amenities found at Aspen Creek and the location of the community. They also praise the modern surroundings, quality care and attentiveness of the staff. The food also gets rave reviews, with one resident noting, "Everyone is so friendly and welcoming... The food!! I can't say enough about the food. Delicious."
4.70 out of 5 stars
(35) Reviews
5915 Petersburg St. Anchorage, AK 99507
Baxter Senior Living
Campbell Creek House
Mama's Assisted Living Home
Marlow Manor Assisted Living
My Father's House Assisted Living Home
Primrose Retirement Community of Wasilla
Providence Horizon House
The Marietta House

Our Methodology

It’s not what we research, but the way we research that makes stand out. We start by identifying problems and challenges in the senior care industry by gaining insight from conversations with industry professionals, older adults, and those that care for them. Next, our research team led by industry experts apply our data-driven research techniques to understand the magnitude of the challenge and how to overcome it. Finally, we present our findings in easy-to-understand guides and studies and share our actionable results with influencers and caregivers, as well as the general public.

Facility Features (40%)

Facility Health Services Graded on health services provided
on the facility including, but not
limited to, on-site nursing,
pharmacy, skilled nursing,
medicine administration, etc

Facility Amenities Graded on the available

Affordability Financial assistance acceptance
and overall costs and value.

Residential Quality (40%)

Resident Satisfaction Polling & survey of overall facility satisfaction.

Facility Complaint and Violations Number of complaints and violations the facility had. Taking into account improvement over time.

Online Reviews Aggregated verified online reviews.

Location (20%)

Location-Based Benefits Including, but not limited to, proximity to
hospitals, ambulance response times, senior
resources available, and state and city
financial assistance.

Location Quality Local crime rates, incidents against older
adults, air quality, climate.

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