Community InformationChaucer Estates is an assisted living facility in Wichita, KS. Chaucer Estates offers activities at their location for residents. These activities generally allow residents to maintain healthy lifestyles by encouraging movement and socializing with their peers.
Being able to chat with other residents becomes an important part of many peoples' lives and Chaucer Estates offers common spaces indoors to support that need. The benefit of living in an assisted living community is that making meals can be costly and time consuming process so Chaucer Estates provides meals for residents.
Staff is awake and available 24 hours a day so if any emergencies occur no matter the time, there will be someone ready to help. If a resident needs assistance moving from a bed to a wheelchair, this facility has staff who can help. Chaucer Estates is operated by Senior Lifestyle Corp.
Unique Features* 24/7 nursing staff
* Some pets allowed
* Great activity program
* Licensed professionals every shift, including LPNs
* Music therapy
* Live entertainment weekly
* Ice cream socials with sing-alongs weekly
* Open bar every Friday evening
* Cultural dinners (Cinco de Mayo, Oktoberfest)
The minimum age that a resident may be is 55 years old.
StaffingNurses on StaffDoctor on Call24-Hour Awake StaffVisiting NurseVisiting PodiatristVisiting Physical TherapistVisiting Occupational TherapistVisiting Speech Therapist
Facility Care Level
Care Level Percentage Light Care 0% Medium Care 50% Heavy Care 1000%
Chaucer Estates prefers that residents need: light care, medium care, heavy care
Additional ServicesMemory Care Offered
This community employs technology to prevent residents from wandering and becoming lost, for example bracelets that will ring an alarm if the resident leaves the community. The memory care area of this community is secured to protect the safety of residents who wander. This community's memory care section can accept residents with major behavior issues. The community's memory care area was purpose built to care for residents with Alzheimer's and dementia.
This community can care for residents with bladder incontinence.
Non Ambulatory Care
This community can provide standby assistance for residents who need help transferring, for example, from a bed into a wheelchair. This community can provide a 1 person assisted transfer for residents who need help transferring, for example, from a bed into a wheelchair. This community can provide a 2 person assisted transfer for residents who need help transferring, for example, from a bed into a wheelchair.
This community can accept residents who are an elopement risk. This community is provides multiple levels of care allowing residents to remain at the community while receiving increasing care.
TransportationResident Parking AvailableComplimentary Transportation
Additional AmenitiesActivities OnsiteActivities OffsiteDevotional Services OnsiteDevotional Services OffsiteOutdoor Common AreasIndoor Common AreasBeautician Onsite
Other ServicesWheelchair Accessible ShowersFull TubsHospice AvailableRespite OfferedAging in PlaceSwimming Pool / Hot Tub
Activities ProvidedNone specified at this time.
Average Room Pricing at Chaucer Estates
Room Type Assisted Living Studio 0 1 Bedroom Semi-Private 2 BedroomsDisclaimer: The prices, amenities, features and care offered at senior communities are all subject to change; therefore information on this community profile may be out of date. Please note the costs per community are rough estimates; actual costs may vary depending on special offers and discounts, additional fees for services and care, and availability.
Estimated Fees at Chaucer Estates
Fee Type Assisted Living Community Fee Averages $100 - $100 Respite Fee Averages $0 - $100 Buy-In Fee High Care Needs Fee Averages $2,500 - $3,100 Monthly Medium Care Needs Fee Averages $3,000 - $3,700 Monthly Low Care Needs Fee 2nd Person Fee Averages $1,800 - $2,300Disclaimer: The prices, amenities, features and care offered at senior communities are all subject to change; therefore information on this community profile may be out of date. Please note the costs per community are rough estimates; actual costs may vary depending on special offers and discounts, additional fees for services and care, and availability.
Paying for careCommercial InsurancePrivate paySocial SecuritySeparate pricing structure for careVeteran's benefits
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Very nice - Probably Assisted living a better choice. Nice 1 bedroom with a den. Everything on ground level. Pet friendly - just not convenient to put dog out, as no back door.
Great Place but needs more activities!reviewed on: 04/22/2015 by Anonymous
Mom passed away two months ago, and my 88 year old dad is here, but alone. My only comment would be that they should do more activities with the residents. Other than that, it’s a great place... Read the full review.
Chaucer is a great choice in senior livingreviewed on: 12/13/2018 by Tammyr
Chaucer has been a good transition for mom and appreciate [name removed] at A Place for Mom for helping us find this senior community for her. The price is good for what she receives, the meals... Read the full review.
Mom and Chaucerreviewed on: 12/20/2019 by James Blevins
Mom has lived at Chaucer for 5-7 years. She passed away [date removed]. Everyone was great and Mom liked it very well. When she passed away a lot of the staff and nurses shed a lot of tears. ... Read the full review.
They were very helpful