Alaskan Folks

8320 South Kingfisher Drive, Wasilla, AK 99654


For residents and staff
(907) 376-8320
For pricing and availability
(855) 866-8719
Seniorly Estimated Pricing starts from
$5,533/mo

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Nestled in the scenic city of Wasilla, Alaska, Alaskan Folks offers a unique blend of comfort, care, and affordability. Despite being a small-sized community, it provides a rich array of amenities and services for seniors. The average pricing of this assisted living and board care home is a reasonable $5,533 per month, considerably lower than the average price of similar properties in Wasilla, which stands at $6,830. This price difference underscores Alaskan Folks' commitment to offering quality care at a cost-effective rate, easing the financial burden of families seeking the best care for their loved ones.

Alaskan Folks prioritizes the health and well-being of its residents, providing a range of healthcare services. These include 24-hour supervision, assistance with bathing, dressing, and transfers, coordination with healthcare providers, and medication management. The staff is trained to assist residents with daily living activities, ensuring they lead a comfortable and dignified life.

The community is highly rated for its dedication to providing personalized care. Reviews highlight the community's commitment to fostering a warm, inclusive environment, where residents feel valued and at ease. The attentive staff, quality care services, and engaging activities contribute to these positive reviews.

The location of Alaskan Folks in Wasilla, Alaska, further adds to its appeal. It is conveniently situated near Mat-Su Regional Home Care and Hospice, which is just 9.9 miles away. Dr. Shanda Lohse, a physician at Benteh Nuutah Valley Native Primary Care Center, is a mere 9.4 miles away. Furthermore, Carrs Pharmacy is within a 9.9-mile radius, ensuring residents have quick access to their medications.

The surrounding neighborhood is vibrant and diverse, characterized by a majority white population of 82%, followed by Hispanic (6%), Asian (2%), and African American (1%) populations. The median income of the area is $77,806, and the life expectancy is 79 years.

For those who enjoy social outings, Alaskan Folks is a short drive away from Big Lake Baptist Church, Big Lake Family Restaurant, and Mocha Moose cafe. The community also boasts of its own amenities, such as walking paths, a garden, movie nights, scheduled daily activities, and community-sponsored activities. Transportation arrangements are available, making it easier for residents to explore the neighborhood.

Alaskan Folks offers seniors an opportunity to enjoy their golden years in a supportive, caring environment, surrounded by the breathtaking beauty of Wasilla, Alaska. Its affordability, coupled with a comprehensive range of care services, makes it an ideal choice for seniors and their families.


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