Strength & Experience

Legend Senior Living is a privately held Wichita based company founded in 2001 by Wichita, Kansas resident Tim Buchanan. Legend Senior Living owns and operates 35 assisted living and retirement residences in Kansas, Oklahoma, Florida, Colorado and Texas. Mr. Buchanan is a lifelong resident of Wichita, Kansas, and has established and operated multiple successful local and national businesses.

For over 25 years, Mr. Buchanan has been creating award-winning residential living environments for individuals and families. He has been a pioneer and leader in the Senior Housing and Care industry in the United States for the last 18 years. Mr. Buchanan co-founded Sterling House Corporation in Wichita in 1990, pioneering assisted living in the United States by designing, developing, and operating hundreds of new senior residences in 35 states across the nation prior to leaving the company in 1999.

Legend's commitment to quality is reflected in the management team and individuals serving senior adults each day. The management team at Legend includes industry leaders with national experience dedicated to bringing the best service and innovative practices to enhance the lives of those we serve. Legend residences enjoy the highest occupancy rates among providers, which is a testament to the quality service, customer satisfaction, and attention to detail the company is known for.