33 Assisted Living Facilities near Wichita, KS

27 Assisted Living Facilities in Wichita, KS

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Chaucer Estates

Provides: Assisted Living
10550 East 21st Street North, Wichita, KS 67206
"Chaucer Estates was a busy community and a lot of activities were going on. My father needed something quieter and smaller. It was a lot larger than where he is currently, but everybody was nice...." More

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Sedgwick Plaza

Provides: Assisted Living
2455 N Woodlawn Blvd, Wichita, KS 67220
"Sedgwick Plaza is very clean and up-to-date. They have lots of activities and activity rooms, and there are lots of staff members around. It appeared safe and the rooms were very nice. It was just..." More

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Park West Plaza

Provides: Assisted Living
505 North Maize Road, Wichita, KS 67212
"Park West Plaza had really impeccable grounds; there's a really pretty pond and a walking trail all the way around it. It's coveniently located close to the grocery store and Walgreens, but it was..." More

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Regent Park Assisted Living & Memory ...

Provides: Assisted Living
10600 E 13th St N, Wichita, KS 67206
"Our tour at Regent Park was very thorough. Everyone was very nice. It was a very nice place Anyone would definitely want to move in. The staff was very nice, very good, very helpful, and friendly...." More

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Sunflower Meadows Care Homes II

Provides: Assisted Living
5502 Polo Drive, Wichita, KS 67208
"This is a Home Plus in the quiet northeast side of the city. The home is in a lovely residential area, close to shopping, entertainment and medical buildings. It is nicely landscaped and safety..." More

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Premier Living 4

Provides: Assisted Living
1229 S Byron Road, Wichita, KS 67209
"We're very happy with Premier Living 4. The staff is more than adequate. There's always at least two staff members to seven residents. My father is given the attention that he needs, and he seems..." More

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Avita Senior Living at Rolling Hills

Provides: Assisted Living
629 S Maize Ct, Wichita, KS 67209
"My daughter-in-law's mother has been a recent resident to Avida in Derby and has settled in quite nicely. The staff is very friendly and helpful making sure the residents are made at home. The..." More

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Premier Living 1

Provides: Assisted Living
234 S. Anna Street, Wichita, KS 67209
"My family and I appreciate all who work at this Premier living facility in Wichita, Ks. With our mother having Dementia we find that the staff is concerned and helps to provide a positive..." More

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Brookdale Tallgrass

Provides: Assisted Living
8600 East 21st Street North, Wichita, KS 67206
"Brookdale Tallgrass was very nice and very good. The lady that showed us was very sweet, helpful, and caring. You could tell she had an interest in finding the best place for my brother. The main..." More

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Keepsake Kottage

Provides: Assisted Living
8801 W Bekemeyer Street, Wichita, KS 67212
"Keepsake Kottage had a room available and that’s a HomePlus. He’s been there for two weeks. He has closer one on one care. The appearance is excellent. He receives meals, housekeeping, medication..." More

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Vintage Park at Waterfront

Provides: Assisted Living
900 N Bayshore Dr, Wichita, KS 67212
"Senior Living as you may have once know it is much different today, offering more options that fit your needs than ever before. Vintage Park at Waterfront strives to create something better- in..." More

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Sunflower Meadows Care Homes I

Provides: Assisted Living
649 N Stratford Lane , Wichita, KS 67206
"Sunflower Meadows #1 is an assisted living facility. Assisted living facilities are an apartment-style habitat designed to focus on providing assistance with daily living activities. They provide a..." More

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Rosewood Cottage

Provides: Assisted Living
5516 E Polo Drive, Wichita, KS 67208
"Rosewood Cottage is a newly renovated Residential Care Home located in a quiet and safe neighborhood in Wichita, KS. The Rosewood Team is dedicated to residents and their families, placing the most..." More

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KMH (Kansas Masonic Home)

Provides: Assisted Living
402 S Martinson St, Wichita, KS 67213
"When I went to visit the community as I am looking for a place for my parents to spend the rest of their lives I was pleasantly surprised. The staff was friendly, the room we toured in assisted..." More

Via Christi Village Georgetown

Provides: Assisted Living
1655 Georgetown St , Wichita, KS 67218
"Georgetown Village was the one we liked the most. The people were awesome. Their facilities were very nice. There were all kinds of stuff to do. " More

Wichita Presbyterian Manor

Provides: Assisted Living
4700 West 13th Street, Wichita, KS 67212
"My mother is residing at Presbyterian Manor (Wichita Presbyterian Manor), and everything is all good. Their caregivers are professional, kind and intelligent. The food is delicious. It is extremely..." More

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Compassionate Care West

Provides: Assisted Living
968 North Tyler Road, Wichita, KS 67212
"After looking at 4-5 facilities, we found Compassionate Care who just happened to have an opening. The center has been a godsend to my grandparents and the rest of our family. The staff at..." More

Via Christi Village Wichita

Provides: Assisted Living
3636 N Ridge Road, Wichita, KS 67205
"Via Christi Village is very clean and spacious for their living facilities. They have different sizes of rooms available. They accept quite a few insurance options. They have a church in the..." More

Via Christi Village

Provides: Assisted Living
1240 North Broadmoor Street, Wichita, KS 67206
"Cornerstone at Broadmoor is great, and they're very tuned in to each of their clients as an individual. They make all sorts of arrangements to accommodate each individual, like having an individual..." More

Via Christi Village

Provides: Assisted Living
3636 N. Ridge Road, Wichita, KS 67205
"As we age, our health needs change. Yet we still want to maintain a high quality of life – one that blends compassionate care with hospitality, dignity and respect. That’s exactly what you’ll find..." More

The Oxford Grand Assisted Living & Me...

Provides: Assisted Living
3051 North Parkdale Circle, Wichita, KS 67205
"We walked around The Oxford Grand Assisted Living with a staff member. Because it is still fairly new, everything was very nice and up-to-date. They showed us a room, an exercise room, and an..." More

Watercrest at Cherry Creek

Provides: Assisted Living
8200 E Pawnee, Wichita, KS 67207
"There have been alot of changes in this facility in the last year. Overall improvements in staff and atmosphere. I visited this place for my mom after having had an uncle here in past and the..." More

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Homestead of Crestview

Provides: Assisted Living
600 N 127th St East, Wichita, KS 67206
"Homestead at Crestview is not near anything, but it's in a nice and quiet neighborhood, and it's not really near a busy street and has sidewalks. If you needed to go Walgreens to pick up Q-tips,..." More

Watercrest at Carrington Assisted Apa...

Provides: Assisted Living
1432 N Waco, Wichita, KS 67203
"It may not be the fanciest facility, but the care they get from the staff is amazing and the facility is clean. It doesn’t have an odor like most places. It is is better than any other “fancy”..." More

Homestead of Wichita

Provides: Assisted Living
12221 W. Maple, Wichita, KS 67235
"This is very clean welcoming facility! All of the staff is very inviting and friendly to anyone that comes in! Staff is always willing to help the resident's and their friends and families! The new..." More

Life Care Center of Wichita

Provides: Assisted Living
622 North Edgemoor Street, Wichita, KS 67208

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Lakepoint Retirement and Rehab of Wic...

Provides: Assisted Living
1315 N WEST ST, Wichita, KS 67203
"We liked Lakepoint when we walked in the door. They had Medicaid rooms and they were very nice. The staff was very nice and very friendly. Many of them live on-site on the campus. They seem to..." More

6 Assisted Living Facilities near Wichita, KS

HomeStead Assisted Living

Provides: Assisted Living
1701 E Walnut Grove Road, Derby, KS 67037
"My mom is in Vintage Place of Derby and everything is just fine. It is a beautiful community with adequate rooms. I haven't tried eating there, but my mom said the food is good and she likes it...." More

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The Mapleton Assisted Living

Provides: Assisted Living
1419 W Central Ave, Andover, KS 67002
"The Mapleton's staff is fabulous. The landscaping is a little sparse, but it's very well taken care of and looks like it's going to be lovely. My dad's room is comfortable, brand new, clean, and..." More

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Andover Court

Provides: Assisted Living
721 West 21st Street, Andover, KS 67002
"My father has lived at Andover Court since June 2016 and we could not be happier with his/our experience. He is treated so great and all of the care workers treat my dad (and our entire family)..." More

Glen Carr House Memory Care

Provides: Assisted Living
1433 North Hamilton Drive,, Derby, KS 67037
"We chose Glen Carr House Memory Care for my mother. They do a lot of games, word searches, memory recognition, and outings. It's a nine-bed unit, so they get more one-on-one attention than they..." More

Catholic Care Center

Provides: Assisted Living
6550 E 45th Street North, Bel Aire, KS 67226
"We loved the people and activities at Catholic Care Center. It was more expensive that my father would even consider. We liked everything about it. They gave my mother wonderful care when she was..." More

Life Care Center of Andover

Provides: Assisted Living
621 West 21st Street, Andover, KS 67002

    What to Consider About Assisted Living in Wichita

    Wichita, Kansas is home to 33 museums, 22 art galleries, 35 golf courses, 30 annual festivals, a zoo and a wildlife park, all sure to keep the areas residents and many of the 43,830 seniors who live in the city busy. For seniors who may be in need of specialized care, there are 24 assisted living facilities in the city with another six located in neighboring areas. 

     The Secretary of Aging and Disability licenses Assisted Living Facilities (ALFs), Adult Care Homes (ACHs) and Residential Health Care Facilities (RHCFs) in Wichita and all of Kansas.

    Benefits and Drawbacks of Assisted Living in Wichita

    • Wichita's cost of living is 86.3, considerably lower than the national average of 100. Seniors can also expect to pay less for groceries, transportation and healthcare in the city.
    • Kansas does not tax public pensions. However, the state partially taxes Social Security benefits and fully taxes private pensions and retirement savings account income. Seniors might want to keep these tax laws in mind when considering a move to Wichita.
    • The weather in Wichita is quite harsh, with January lows of 22 degrees and July highs of 92. The area also gets 15 inches of snow and 221 sunny days each year, 21 more than the national average of 205.  Seniors who don't like snow may not enjoy living in Wichita.
    • Crime is a problem in the city, with a violent crime of 48.4 and a property crime rate of 73.6, both significantly higher than the national averages of 22.7 and 35.4, respectively. Despite these high crime rates, most assisted living facilities have security measures and alarm systems in place to keep their residents safe.
    • Wichita's air quality is poor with a rank of 56, two points lower than the national average of 58, which might be of concern to seniors with respiratory issues like COPD, asthma or lung cancer.
    • The Wichita area is home to world-class medical facilities, including Kansas Heart Hospital and Wesley Rehabilitation Hospital, in the event of medical emergencies or illness.


    Paying for Assisted Living in Wichita

    Average Monthly Costs

    Cities in Kansas

    $4,645.00 Derby
    $4,253.00 Wichita
    $4,000.00 US
    $3,850.00 Ponca City
    $3,400.00 Andover
    $2,833.00 Hutchinson

    Assisted Living costs in Wichita start around $4,253 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 Wichita 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 Wichita

    While Wichita has no additional programs beyond the standard Medicare programs like SSDI and Medicare Part D, it does offer financial assistance counseling through the Senior Health Insurance Counseling for Kansas program. This program can alert seniors to, and help them access, benefits for which they are eligible.

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


    Free Assisted Living Resources in Wichita

    Wichita 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 Wichita, please visit our Assisted Living in Kansas page.


    Assisted Living Laws and Regulations in Wichita

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

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    Assisted Living near Wichita, KS

    Recent Reviews of Assisted Living in Wichita

    • Review of Premier Living 4

      We're very happy with Premier Living 4. The staff is more than adequate. There's always at least two staff members to seven residents. My father is given the attention that he needs, and he seems h... Read more

      Stephanie
    • Review of Chaucer Estates

      Chaucer Estates was a busy community and a lot of activities were going on. My father needed something quieter and smaller. It was a lot larger than where he is currently, but everybody was nice. T... Read more

      Stephanie
    • Review of Sedgwick Plaza

      Sedgwick Plaza is very clean and up-to-date. They have lots of activities and activity rooms, and there are lots of staff members around. It appeared safe and the rooms were very nice. It was just ... Read more

      Jackie
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