Wichita Assisted Living

Average Cost: $4,500

Wichita Assisted Living Facility Costs

The median cost of Assisted Living in Wichita for a single-occupancy apartment is $3,545/month (Genworth - 2013). This monthly cost typically includes rent, utilities, dining, housekeeping and transportation.

Cost of Wichita Assisted Living Facilities

Community Starting Price
Park West Plaza $1,900/month
Chaucer Estates $2,400/month
Regent Park Assisted Living & Memory Care $3,695/month

Cost of Nearby Assisted Living Facilities

Community City Starting Price
Dove Estates Goddard $2,835/month
Cost data provided by senior living communities and compiled by SeniorHomes.com is subject to change without notice. This data is for informational purposes only and may contain inaccuracies. Your actual senior living costs may vary depending on your personal situation.
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Reviews of Wichita Assisted Living Facilities

Park West Plaza

Review by RB

Consumer

My visit to Park West Plaza was good and positive. It seemed like a nice facility. The young lady who showed us around was very knowledgeable and helpful. They answered our questions and did a good job.

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Park West Plaza

Review by Kay

Consumer

Park West Plaza was beautiful. People were very friendly and nice. The rooms were a lot bigger than I thought they would be. They had a really nice outside area with a pond and lots of trees. They would let you smoke outside. They had a room where they did games and puzzles and had exercise groups.

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Regent Park Assisted Living & Memory Care

Review by Cheryl

Consumer

The staff at Regent Park Assisted Living & Memory Care has been very good to Mom. They have wonderful activities for their residents, like church services, people who come in and play the piano, and therapy animals that come in...

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Map of Wichita Assisted Living Facilities

Information About Assisted Living Facility in Wichita

The largest city in Kansas, Wichita grew as a trading community on the Chisholm Trail. Wichita is known as the "Air Capital of the World" and has been home to aviation leaders Clyde Cessna, Walter Beech and Bill Lear. The Arkansas River runs through downtown Wichita and "The Keeper of the Plains," a 44-foot sculpture by Blackbear Bosin, is a beloved symbol of the city. Named by Newsmax Magazine as a "Uniquely American" city, seniors in Kansas should consider assisted living in Wichita.

Wichita Recreation

Gardening enthusiasts enjoying assisted living in Wichita will love Botanica, The Wichita Gardens, where individuals can stroll through dozens of garden areas that feature more than 3,600 species of plants. Numerous parks offer opportunities for enjoying active life, and the Sedgwick County Zoo is one of the most popular attractions in the state. Artists and art appreciators will enjoy Final Fridays, an informal monthly gallery tour on the last Friday of the month, while local music fans have started a similar First Fridays initiative. The Tallgrass Film Festival features a number of talented filmmakers, and is held every in October. The Wichita Public Library has nine locations and offers free, year-round programming for all ages.

Wichita Activities

Senior Services of Wichita, Inc., operates four senior centers with many activities such as exercise classes, seminars on investments and legal issues, computer training, book discussions and performing arts. Shepherd's Center of West Wichita, Senior Wednesdays and LifeVentures offer lifelong learning opportunities just for seniors. Seniors at communities that provide assisted living in Wichita can keep up with the times by reading a copy of Active Aging, a monthly newspaper serving the local senior community that provides details on all the city has to offer its senior residents.

Wichita Medical Facilities

Wichita is home to one of the largest medical centers in Kansas, Via Christi. Via Christi features a Level I trauma center, regional burn center and stroke center. Via Christi claims Kansas' only Neuro Critical Care and Cycle III Chest Pain units. Another hospital, Wesley Medical Center, features the largest emergency center in Kansas with 42 beds and is a Level I trauma center. Wesley Medical Center also includes the area's only Gamma Knife Center and hyperbaric oxygen chambers. Since Wichita is a regional destination for medical care, there are many specialty hospitals. Residents of assisted living in Wichita will not be disappointed with the world-class selection of medical centers available to them.

Wichita Transportation

Wichita Transit features 18 fixed-route bus lines and 17 demand-response paratransit routes. Individuals 65 years of age and older, Medicare card recipients and people who have a physical or mental disability verified by a licensed physician qualify for half-price fares with a special application. A city that has much to offer individuals who are interested in assisted living, Wichita's four-time "All American City" status speaks for itself. For more information on local senior housing, go to our Wichita Assisted Living page. Written by senior housing staff writer. Back to Top