Kidron Bethel Village, a Bluestem Community in North Newton, offers services that fit any income level and lifestyle preference. The variety in services offered makes this community diverse and accommodating to persons from all walks of life. Seniors from all over the country have come to live as a part of our community because they can find something that fits their needs. This “melting pot” as one resident has called it, makes Kidron Bethel Village a perfect place to make new friends and reconnect with old ones.


In addition to receiving the highest possible rating of five stars from, being listed #1 on the retirement communities list in Wichita Business Journal’s Book of Lists, having a community wellness center on campus; the intergenerational relationships are perhaps the highlight for many! Children from local elementary, middle and high schools come to play games, visit, and share a meal with residents. Bethel College is within walking distance from Kidron Bethel Village, bridging the gap between generations every day.


Residents also build meaningful relationships with staff, volunteers and neighbors through enriching life experiences, lifelong learning and a plethora of volunteer opportunities. Kidron Bethel Village staff and residents value the relationships and conversations that occur between them in every setting.  Many of our residents are very busy volunteering, taking on leadership roles in their church, advocating for issues that are important to them, mentoring the next generation of leaders, and immersing themselves in new hobbies and activities in the Newton community. To find out more about Kidron Bethel Village visit