Bear

5545 South Irwin Drive #3, Wasilla, AK 99654

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For residents and staff
(907) 631-3078
For pricing and availability
(855) 866-8719

Pricing for Bear

Seniorly Estimated Pricing starts from
$5,537/mo

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About Bear

Bear Assisted Living is a small, intimate senior community located in the picturesque city of Wasilla, Alaska. The community stands out for its affordability, with an average pricing of $5,537 per month, comfortably below the city's average of $6,830 for similar properties. This price point allows residents to enjoy a high-quality lifestyle without straining their budgets, making Bear Assisted Living a highly cost-effective choice.

Beyond its economic appeal, Bear Assisted Living is notable for its comprehensive range of care and medical services. The facility offers 24-hour supervision to ensure the safety and well-being of its residents. Assistance with bathing, dressing, transfers, and other activities of daily living is readily available. The community also provides medication management and coordinates with healthcare providers, ensuring that each resident's specific health needs are met with precision and care.

Reviews for Bear Assisted Living are overwhelmingly positive, with residents and their families praising the dedicated staff, the quality of care, and the wide range of activities on offer. The community amenities include walking paths, a garden, movie nights, scheduled daily activities, and community-sponsored activities. The facility also offers transportation arrangements, ensuring that residents can easily access off-site amenities and services.

The Bear Assisted Living community is nestled in a diverse and vibrant neighborhood. The area is home to a variety of ethnic groups, with 82% White, 6% Hispanic, 2% Asian, and 1% African American populations. The median income of the area is $77,806, and the life expectancy is 79 years, indicating a prosperous and healthy community.

The neighborhood also boasts several essential facilities within a short distance. The Mat-Su Regional Home Care and Hospice is just 1.7 miles away, while the Alaska Dental Services is even closer at 1.3 miles. Residents can access the Carrs Pharmacy within a 1.7-mile drive. For leisure and social activities, the Wendy's restaurant and the Mocha Moose café are located within 0.7 and 1.6 miles respectively.

In conclusion, Bear Assisted Living in Wasilla, Alaska, offers a winning combination of affordability, comprehensive care, and a vibrant location. The facility's dedication to its residents' well-being and its commitment to engaging community life make it an excellent choice for senior living.

Care at Bear

Care types offered

  • Assisted Living

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Health care services

  • Medication management
  • Assistance with bathing
  • 24-hour supervision

Reviews of Bear

3.8
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Amenities at Bear

Room amenities

  • Telephone

Community amenities

  • Movie nights
  • Walking paths
  • Scheduled daily activities

Community services

  • Housekeeping
  • Move-in coordination

Dining services

  • Dining room
  • Diabetes diet
  • Special dietary restrictions

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What you need to know for Wasilla, AK (99654)

Total population: 37,240

30% of population is 50+ years old, 11% is 65+ years old

Median income: $77,806

The poverty rate is 1% higher for this region compared to the Alaska state average, which is 10%

Diversity

1% of population identify themselves as Black, 2% as Asian, 6% as Hispanic, and 82% as White

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