The Regent is a Vibrant Independent Living residence in Wichita, Kansas, dedicated to providing the highest levels of personal service and a warm, comfortable and actively social environment that will enrich your life. Our approach to care celebrates your unique personality and lifestyle with services designed especially for your needs, so you’ll thrive in an environment of friendship, family and support that values and respects your privacy, dignity and independence.
At The Regent, you’ll find a vibrant atmosphere that values both community and individuality. Gathering areas are purposefully designed to make life more engaging, convenient and social, while a variety of residential floorplans offer comfortable, private retreats in which you can express your individual taste and lifestyle. Our services are personalized to your unique needs and wishes, and delivered discreetly so your independent lifestyle always remains at the heart of the experience.
Here, at The Regent, you’ll feel your world grow as you meet new neighbors, get involved and take advantage of the many opportunities we offer to learn, grow and indulge your interests. With a wide range of convenient amenities and activities only steps from your door, life will become more vibrant, and your days will fill with laughter, friendship and an ever-changing calendar of fun and interesting things to do.
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Eight residents of The Regent, an independent living community in Wichita, will fly this year with The Ageless Aviation Dreams Foundation (AADF). The Dream Flight will take place Wednesday, Oct…
Acappella and Hors D'oeuvres 10 Dec 2019 6:30- 8:00 PM
Join us at The Regent for a delightful evening of music! Relax to the beautiful sounds of acappella group, SmorgusChorus while enjoying light refreshments prepared by our Chef. Musical featured guest: SmorgusChorusYes, save me a seat
Veterans Affairs Aid and Attendance Seminar 05 Dec 2019 1:00-2:00 PM
Join us for an informative seminar to discover the latest updates for benefits available to veterans and their spouses. Gain valuable information and have your questions answered by an expert in the field. Guest Speaker: Laurie Pfeiffer, RN, BSN, MCHL, MBA, Women Veteran Program Manager, Robert Dole VA Health Administration. Enjoy sugar cookies and hot apple cider.
Maximize your Social Security Benefits 05 Nov 2019 5:00 PM- 6:00 PM
When it comes to Social Security retirement benefits, your decision shouldn’t be based upon one-size-fits-all assumptions. In this seminar, we will introduce the essential facts you need to be aware of to make the most of the benefits you have earned. You will come away with specific action steps you can take to prepare for this lifetime benefit. Professional speaker: Bruce Brinkman, Certified Financial Planner
Senior Safety 17 Oct 2019 2:00-3:00 PM
Crime can happen to anyone, but there are simple measures that you can take to minimize the risk. Hear the latest crime trends that target older adults and learn what precautions you can take to avoid being a victim. Guest Speaker: Wichita Police Department
Rally At The Regent 20 Sep 2019 5:00 PM- 8:00 PM
Join The Regent for our 10th Annual Car Show! Bring the whole family for an evening of fun. Enjoy beautiful cars, delicious food and a live DJ. On the Menu: Pulled Pork Sandwiches with Chips, Soda and Water. Guest parking available south of The Regent at Eastminster Church. Live Broadcast by 103.7 KEYN
Shorts, Shades and Mocktails 12 Sep 2019 2:00-3:00 PM
Join The Regent for a sweet summer-time treat. Enjoy delicious fruit-infused water and frozen mocktails as Captain Jessica Roberts with Sedgwick County EMS talks about senior safety and fall prevention.
Summer Cinema 14 Aug 2019 1:30-4:30 PM
The Regent’s Oscars Theater presents our premiere showing of the blockbuster movie: “Breakthrough.” Enjoy the movie presentation with popcorn and other movie-time snacks.
Caribbean Night 18 Jul 2019 6:30- 8:00 PM
Join us on the back lawn overlooking the water for an evening of Caribbean entertainment, including: Homemade Ice Cream, Tropical Drinks Fire Dancers and a Steel Drum Band
Health and Wellness; Balancing Fitness and Hydration 05 Jun 2019 2:00-3:00 PM
Join us at The Regent as Dr. Wendy Williamson leads an interactive seminar on the benefits of fitness and hydration. Learn activities that focus on balance, core-strength, yoga and stretching. Guest Speaker: Dr. Wendy Williamson, PhD Personal Trainer / Post Rehabilitation Specialist, Williamson Wellness Center LLC
Hydration Health 23 May 2019 2:00-4:00 PM
Learn the crucial benefits of staying hydrated! Join The Regent for a complimentary seminar on the importance of water to your overall health. Enjoy delicious water based snacks and flavored water as we discuss different ways that you can stay hydrated this summer. Guest Speaker: Jessica Roberts, Paramedic with Sedgwick County Emergency Services
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Offering a vibrant lifestyle and the best in maintenance-free living, Independent Living at Legend® gives you the freedom to enjoy life on your terms among friends and neighbors who share your passion for life. Come and go as you please, relax, travel, contribute to the community, rekindle old interests — or even explore new ones — all while knowing that our helpful associates are committed to helping you create the lifestyle of your dreams.
Choose from spacious one, two and three bedroom apartment floorplans, featuring:
- Private verandas
- Fully equipped kitchens
- Washer and dryer connections
- Generous closet space
- Individually controlled heating and air conditioning
- Fire and smoke sprinkler systems
- Emergency Response System
Good health is vital to maintaining your independence. Our Health and Wellness programs include regular monitoring, while an on-site Home Health Care office will see to your health care needs in the privacy of your own home. It’s all part of keeping you healthy and happy, so you can enjoy the lifestyle you’ve earned.
What can I expect from a move to Independent Living?
We believe the way you live your life should be completely up to you. That’s why we offer a wide range of choices — from floorplans and services to a full calendar of fun, rewarding and educational activities that bring a world of possibilities to your door. You will enjoy services and features such as:
- Gold Leaf Dining – Restaurant-style dining created with your nutrition needs in mind
- Cultural and community events
- Education programs and religious services
- Entertaining outings
- Outside speakers
- Housekeeping services
- Covered porches and patios
- Lakeside walking paths
- Covered front entry
- Garages with openers (optional)
In addition, a wide range of amenities provide options for any interest. Stay fit, indulge your favorite hobbies, pamper yourself at our salon or catch a film at our theater. Independent Living is all about possibilities, and you’ll find a world of them right here.
How much does Independent Living cost?
Because of the variety of apartment and service options available, Independent Living rates can vary. We encourage you to contact us for assistance in determining monthly costs based on your unique situation.
To learn more about monthly rates in your area, find a Legend community, schedule an appointment and visit the community. We can help you estimate costs and make an informed decision.
Gold Leaf Dining
Lively conversations, rich aromas and exquisite flavors. At Legend®, dining is an experience that delights all the senses.
Legend’s holistic approach to dining is more than just delicious food. We place the highest priority on the nutrition and hydration that nourishes your body and mind. Nutritious, flavorful dishes served in an inviting, enjoyable atmosphere are important to enhancing wellness and adding wholeness to life.
Expertly planned by dieticians and prepared by our team of Gold Leaf Chefs, meals are an experience you’ll want to savor while catching up with friends and neighbors. Choose from a menu of delicious entrees or order something from our Café Menu in the comfort of the main dining room. If you miss a mealtime or just have a craving, order from our Anytime Dining selections. Even submit your own special recipe. At Legend, you’ll gather around our table and enjoy great food and good company every time you dine with us.
Sometimes, you may need an extra hand or a friendly ear. Our Companion Services provide personal assistance with a wide range of tasks, or simply the company of someone who cares, to promote independence and free up time for family or caregivers.
Companions Services can include:
- Socialization and support
- Encouraging participation in activities
- Helping with correspondence
- Reading, visiting
- Sharing interests and talents
- Participating in hobbies and crafts
- Aiding in personal shopping
- Escorting for family dinner or social events
- Additional housekeeping
- Information source
- Additional assistance with personal care
- Range of motion exercises
- Assistance with walking and transfers
- Assistance with morning/nighttime routines
They can also provide companionship for a few hours, offering friendly, supportive company and someone to talk to.
Whether you’d rather relax or fill your days with fun and rewarding activities, life at Legend® offers options perfectly suited to your unique style of living. You’ll feel your world grow every day as you meet neighbors and take advantage of opportunities to learn, grow and indulge your interests. Choose from a variety of fun and enriching activities planned by our dedicated Life Enrichment Directors, including:
- Group games
- Arts and crafts
- Musical entertainment
- Cultural events
- Group outings
- Educational sessions
In addition, chapel services, Bible studies and transportation to local worship services provide spiritual guidance and promote growth.
We’re constantly innovating to provide new programs, practices and services to enrich your life and enhance your health and well-being every day.
Wellness at Legend Senior Living® is more than just a program. Designed to enhance the overall health and well-being of the residents, resident wellness at a Legend® residence is our daily focus.
We care for the entire person - mind, spirit, and body. Socialization, physical activity, spiritual and emotional support, medication management, nutritional counseling, and assistance with activities of daily living are all addressed individually for each resident and support is provided for their family.
We customize our services and meet each resident and their families at their personal point of need with care and service plans designed especially for their needs. Our Healthcare staff monitors each resident's progress daily and adjusts the plan and service delivery approach as needed. Resident and family communication and counseling meetings are conducted regularly to ensure that all are confident and secure in their knowledge of the individual care plan, while our nurses act as a liaison with the resident's primary physician to coordinate medical care and integrate their instructions into the resident’s tailored service plan.
Legend offers a variety of programs designed to enhance the well-being of our residents. Fitness and exercise programs offer activities such as chair aerobics, walking clubs and fitness classes designed to enhance balance, ease arthritis pain and more. Our Companion Services provide personal companionship and assistance with tasks, delivering caring support and a friendly ear when needed.
Because at Legend, wellness extends far beyond the physical. It’s a priority that nurtures the mind, body and spirit equally and leads to a more fulfilling lifestyle.