The Regent

 

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 residence 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.

 

 

 

  • Front Entrance View
  • Library and Game Table
  • Hair Salon
  • Hair Salon
  • Outdoor Balcony Seating and View
  • Bathroom
  • Dining Room
  • Bedroom
  • Apartment Living Room
  • Apartment Living Room
  • Kitchen
  • Theatre
  • Activity Room
  • Kitchen and Dining Table
  • Pool Table and Game Room
  • Bar Top Seating and Snack Area
  • Common Room Seating and Fireplace
  • Outdoor Patio Seating
  • Outdoor Seating and View
  • Gym
  • Private Dining Room
  • Common Room and Fireplace
  • Casual Seating and Snack Area
  • Common Room with Fireplace

Press Releases

The Regent To Send Veterans On Dream Flights During Operation September Freedom 21 Sep 2022

The Regent, a Legend Senior Living® Independent Living residence in Wichita, Kansas, will again send senior veterans aloft for Operation September Freedom (OSF) on September 26, 2022 at Stearman Field…
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Legend Senior Living® Named Great Place to Work® 10 Jun 2022

Great Place to Work Institute has honored Legend Senior Living® with certification as a Great Place to Work for its fourth year. The certification process considered more than 1,000 employee…
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Residence Events

  • Winter Wonderland 15 Dec 2022 6:30- 8:00 PM

    Sleigh bells ring, are you listening? They are calling you to take a walk in our Winter Wonderland by celebrating the holidays in style at The Regent. Join us for seasonal music by Sean Hephner, delicious refreshments, and hot cocoa, along with plenty of glad tidings and good cheer.

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  • Holiday Wreath Workshop 30 Nov 2022 2:00- 4:00 PM

    Could your front door use a little festive touch to get your guests in the holiday spirit? Come make your own wreath that expresses your personal style in our upcoming free workshop! Join your friends at The Regent as we learn how to create a festive holiday wreath. Don’t worry if you haven’t done it before: beginners are welcome and the only prerequisite for attending is a healthy dose of holiday spirit. Holiday refreshments will be served.

  • Investing In A Bear Market 15 Nov 2022 10:00- 11:00 AM

    Share prices are falling, which means your portfolio might be making you feel more nervous than secure. Is it time to be concerned or is it the perfect time to be a savvy investor? Join us as we learn from our speakers from Farm Bureau Financial Services. They will tell us what’s really going on with the market, how to maintain our portfolios, and find opportunities to make new investments. RSVP to save your seat at the table for this important financial conversation.

  • Investing In A Bear Market 15 Nov 2022 3:00- 4:30 PM

    Share prices are falling, which means your portfolio might be making you feel more nervous than secure. Is it time to be concerned or is it the perfect time to be a savvy investor? Join us as we learn from our speakers from Farm Bureau Financial Services. They will tell us what’s really going on with the market, how to maintain our portfolios, and find opportunities to make new investments. RSVP to save your seat at the table for this important financial conversation.

  • Luau on the Lawn 06 Oct 2022 6:00-8:00pm

    You don’t have to visit Hawaii to say aloha to new friends and a good time. Join us as we transform our lawn into a beautiful tropical paradise complete with a steel drum band, fire dancers, a photo booth, Hawaiian drinks and a roasted pig. Join the fun, and dress like you’re headed to paradise - the best dressed wins a Paradise Prize Basket! It wouldn’t be a party without you, so be sure to RSVP so we can save you a spot.

  • Beginner's Chess 04 Oct 2022 4:00-5:00pm

    Have you always wanted to learn to play chess? It’s never too late! The Regent will be offering a free, three-part, beginner’s chess class taught by local chess enthusiast, Donald Crosswhite. This class is perfect for those who have never played, or just wanting to brush up on their skills. Participants must attend all three classes.

  • Beginner's Chess 27 Sep 2022 4:00-5:00pm

    Have you always wanted to learn to play chess? It’s never too late! The Regent will be offering a free, three-part, beginner’s chess class taught by local chess enthusiast, Donald Crosswhite. This class is perfect for those who have never played, or just wanting to brush up on their skills. Participants must attend all three classes.

  • Beginner's Chess 20 Sep 2022 4:00-5:00pm

    Have you always wanted to learn to play chess? It’s never too late! The Regent will be offering a free, three-part, beginner’s chess class taught by local chess enthusiast, Donald Crosswhite. This class is perfect for those who have never played, or just wanting to brush up on their skills. Participants must attend all three classes.

  • Rally at The Regent Classic Car Show 2022 16 Sep 2022 5:00-8:00pm

    Join us for a fun family event with cars, both old and new, on display. Take a trip down memory lane as you enjoy food and refreshments and a live DJ! On the Menu: Hamburgers, Hot Dogs, Chips, Brownies, Soda and Water. FUN FOR ALL AGES | 103.7 KEYN LIVE BROADCAST, FREE FOOD GUEST PARKING WITH SHUTTLE SERVICE AT EASTMINSTER CHURCH.

  • Grandparents Appreciation Day 10 Sep 2022 2:00-3:30pm

    Calling kids of all ages and scientists from 1 to 101! Join your friends at The Regent as we welcome grandparents and their grandkids (or great-grandkids!) to enjoy a fascinating program put on by Doc Gizmo. We’ll all learn something new by watching Doc’s “The Magic of Science” program and then satisfy our sweet tooth with a Kona Ice treat after the show. RSVP for yourself and your grandkids so we can save seats and treats for your crew of science fanatics!

  • Old Fashioned Ice Cream Social 25 Aug 2022 2:00-3:00pm

    There’s nothing like an ice cream sundae to make any day feel like summer vacation! We invite you to beat the heat with us at The Regent with an ice cream social. We’ll supply good company, frozen custard from Freddy’s, and plenty of toppings. All you need to do is show up ready for a great time! RSVP so we can save you a dish.

  • Antique Appraisal 18 Aug 2022 1:00-5:00pm

    Mom said it was George Washington’s china. Really? Bring in your antiques, works of art, or anything else you think could be valuable to our Antique Appraisal at The Regent. Our onsite experts take a look at your family heirlooms and garage sale finds and tell you what they could be worth. Maybe you’ll leave with a new appreciation for your great-grandmother’s water pitcher! We will see you - and your unique antiques - there!

  • Brain Boost - Learn to speak Spanish 16 Aug 2022 2:00-3:30pm

    Join your friends at The Regent as we take conversational Spanish classes together, every Tuesday. We’ll be saying hola to new friends and new skills. For our last session we’ll jump on the bus to Connie’s Mexico Café to order our meals in Spanish and celebrate our hard work.

  • Classic Cinema: Downtown Abbey: A New Era 29 Jul 2022 2:00-4:30pm

    Join us in the cool comfort of The Regent theatre for an afternoon movie matinee. Enjoy watching a historical drama with complimentary fresh popcorn and a root beer float.

  • Beginner's Bridge Week 4 28 Jun 2022 10:00 AM

    Have you ever wanted to learn how to play Bridge? Maybe you are curious about terms like bid, call, jump raise and double. Maybe you used to play but need a refresher before jumping into a regular game. We’re here to invite you to learn something new and meet some new friends during our 4 week Beginner’s Bridge series. We’ll learn bridge basics and build our skills over the course of our time together. After class, we’ll all enjoy lunch in The Regent’s restaurant.

  • We go together Like... Wine & Cheese 28 Jun 2022 2:00-3:00pm

    Tips and Tricks to Impress: Wine and Cheese Pairings. You’ll be the hostess with the mostess for your next gathering after you learn the basics of wine and cheese pairings. Join us as we learn something new together and leave with the confidence to impress your guests with a wine and cheese pairing at home. We’ll be talking about reds, whites, hard cheeses, soft cheeses, and everything in between. It wouldn’t be a party without you! Libations provided by our co-sponsors: Veritas Wine Selections & R&J Discount Liquor

  • The Regent Art Show 9:00am-6:00pm

    Gallery Open Daily (except Sundays) between June 24th - July 8th, 9:00am-6:00pm. Celebrate local creativity with an art show hosted by The Regent. See original paintings by local artists, students and residents as you stroll the gallery halls of our beautiful community.

  • Pickleball for Beginners 22 Jun 2022 2:00-4:00pm

    A delightful cross between tennis and ping pong, pickleball has been sweeping the nation for the past few years. Here’s your chance to see what all the fuss is about! Join us at Chicken N Pickle as we learn the basics of pickleball and try it out for ourselves. Beginners are welcome, of course, and we’ll cheer you on as you join the ranks of pickleball players.

  • Beginner's Bridge Week 3 21 Jun 2022 10:00 AM

    Have you ever wanted to learn how to play Bridge? Maybe you are curious about terms like bid, call, jump raise and double. Maybe you used to play but need a refresher before jumping into a regular game. We’re here to invite you to learn something new and meet some new friends during our 4 week Beginner’s Bridge series. We’ll learn bridge basics and build our skills over the course of our time together. After class, we’ll all enjoy lunch in The Regent’s restaurant.

  • Beginner's Bridge Week 2 14 Jun 2022 10:00 AM

    Have you ever wanted to learn how to play Bridge? Maybe you are curious about terms like bid, call, jump raise and double. Maybe you used to play but need a refresher before jumping into a regular game. We’re here to invite you to learn something new and meet some new friends during our 4 week Beginner’s Bridge series. We’ll learn bridge basics and build our skills over the course of our time together. After class, we’ll all enjoy lunch in The Regent’s restaurant.

  • Beginner's Bridge Week 1 07 Jun 2022 10:00 AM

    Have you ever wanted to learn how to play Bridge? Maybe you are curious about terms like bid, call, jump raise and double. Maybe you used to play but need a refresher before jumping into a regular game. We’re here to invite you to learn something new and meet some new friends during our 4 week Beginner’s Bridge series. We’ll learn bridge basics and build our skills over the course of our time together. After class, we’ll all enjoy lunch in The Regent’s restaurant.

  • Party on the Patio with Radio Days, Barbershop Quartet 26 May 2022 6:00-7:00pm

    Join us at The Regent for our final Party on the Patio Series, featuring the toe-tapping sounds of barbershop quartet “Radio Days.” Come early to enjoy the beautiful spring weather and festive drinks and appetizers and meet a few new friends. Seating is limited so RSVP quickly, you don’t want to miss it! Live Entertainment By: Radio Days, Barbershop Quartet

  • Forever Fit Rock Steady Boxing 23 May 2022 11:00am-12:00pm

    Regular exercise can enhance your quality of life, build strength, flexibility, and speed! Join us and Erin Carpenter, Certified Rock Steady Boxing Coach for a unique fitness class using non-contact boxing for all ability levels. The workout will focus on stretching, strength training, agility, balance, fine motor skills, cognition, posture, and endurance to improve overall functional mobility. Light refreshments & beverages will be served.

  • Party on the Patio 19 May 2022 6:00-7:00pm

    Put on your dancing shoes for a four-week live concert series with your friends at The Regent. Join us every Thursday in May for this toe-tapping good time. Dance along with cover tunes and classic rock by “Vinyl Drive” on May 19th. Come early to enjoy drinks and appetizers. Seating is limited so RSVP quickly, you don’t want to miss it!

  • Creative Charcuterie 17 May 2022 2:00-3:00pm

    Charcuterie boards are the perfect mix of delicious finger foods and creativity, making anyone who puts one together the star of the party. We’re teaching you how to create a classic charcuterie and dazzle your friends. Join us as we learn all the techniques from The Regent’s premier chef Milton Gotay, then sample the tasty creations.

  • Party on the Patio with Lightfoot Family Band 12 May 2022 6:00-7:00pm

    Put on your dancing shoes for a four-week live concert series with your friends at The Regent. Join us every Thursday in May for this toe-tapping good time. Dance along with the folk duo “Lightfoot” on May 12. Come early to enjoy drinks and appetizers. Seating is limited so RSVP quick, you don’t want to miss it! Live Entertainment By: Lightfoot Family Band Performing traditional and old timey classics

  • Party on the Patio with Across the Pond 05 May 2022 6:00-7:00pm

    Put on your dancing shoes for a four-week live concert series with your friends at The Regent. Join us every Thursday in May for this toe-tapping good time. Kicking off our Party on the Patio Series is Wichita’s own “Across The Pond”. Come early to enjoy Cinco De Mayo inspired drinks and appetizers. Seating is limited so RSVP quick, you don’t want to miss it! Entertainment By: Across The Pond, Wichita’s premier 1960s cover band.

  • Final Friday: Happy Hour 29 Apr 2022 4:00-5:00pm

    Join us for a festive end-of-month celebration with cocktails, appetizers and entertainment.

  • Classic Cinema: The Girl Who Believes In Miracles 27 Apr 2022 11:30am-2:30pm

    Join us for your choice of a complimentary lunch in the Magnolia Restaurant and stay afterward for an afternoon movie matinee. Enjoy a classic film with fresh popcorn, theater candy and a selection of beverages.

  • Classic Cinema 20 Apr 2022 11:30am-2:00pm

    Join us for your choice of a complimentary lunch in the Magnolia Restaurant and stay afterward for an afternoon movie matinee. Enjoy a classic film with fresh popcorn, theater candy and a selection of beverages.

  • AARP Driver Safety Course and Lunch 10:00am-2:30pm

    Stay safe behind the wheel by taking this complimentary AARP Smart Driving Course at The Regent. AARP’s driver safety course is well respected and might even make you eligible for a multi-year discount on your car insurance. Join us for this free course and a delicious box lunch. Space is limited and spots will go fast, so be sure to RSVP as soon as possible.

Independent Living Floor Plans

  • Studio
  • Studio/ Suite
  • One Bedroom
  • One Bedroom
  • One Bedroom
  • One Bedroom
  • One Bedroom
  • One Bedroom
  • One Bedroom
  • One Bedroom
  • One Bedroom
  • One Bedroom
  • One Bedroom
  • One Bedroom
  • One Bedroom
  • Two Bedroom
  • Two Bedroom
  • Two Bedroom
A fun, social lifestyle awaits at a Legend Independent Living community.

Independent Living

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.

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Enjoy time with friends, family, hobbies and more, and leave home maintenance behind.Active seniors love the convenience and maintenance-free living at our Independent Living communities.

 

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 residence 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.


Contact us to learn more about Independent Living options for you or your loved one.

Dining at Legend Senior Living is a delicious experience.

Gold Leaf Dining

Lively conversations, rich aromas and exquisite flavors. At Legend®, dining is an experience that delights all the senses.


Our team of Gold Leaf Chefs painstakingly ensure that every meal is perfect.Enjoy delectable selections from our ever-changing menu.

 

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.

Companion Services provide company, assistance and more.

Companion Services

With Companion Services, you'll always have someone to talk to, to help and to count on while you enjoy the Legend lifestyle.Just ask, and we'll help you add Companion Services to your list of Tailored Services.

 

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.

There's always something fun and interesting to do at Legend Senior Living.

Life Enrichment

No matter what you love to do, you'll find many new friends who share your interests.Our residents enjoy a wide range of activities and interests.

 

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 isn't a program at Legend. It's at the core of everything we do.

Wellness

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.

 

Keeping you well is an important part of everything we do.Staying healthy, both mentally and physically, means you can enjoy life with those you love.

 

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.