Wellness Program

All of the programs and services provided by Friends Place Adult Day Services are based on a wellness philosophy of care.  Positive health principles are woven into planned activities connecting the mind, body and spirit.  The goal of our program is to attain the best quality of life and create a sense of well-being for…

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“Testing” is Stressing

By Pam Kovacs Johnson It’s important to recognize that ANY kind of testing for recall is especially stressful for a person with Alzheimer’s disease. Last month we addressed feelings associated with AD & achieving desirable emotional outcomes. Caregivers do and say things with the very best intentions. However, quizzing your loved one is not only…

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Friends Place Desoto Awarded Contracts with VA

Friends Place Adult Day Services of DeSoto, Texas announced today they have been awarded contracts with the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs (VA).

With the VA contract, Friends Place’s premier daytime Alzheimer’s and dementia care center in DeSoto can now offer their services to veterans all over North Texas who are referred by a VA physician.

Friends Place DeSoto serves Cedar Hill, southwest Dallas County, DeSoto, Duncanville, Grand Prairie, Lancaster, Midlothian, Ovilla, Red Oak and Waxahachie.

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Friends Place’s Jane Kovacs Honored by Altrusa International

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Largely known for her work with Alzheimer’s patients and families inside the doors of Friends Place Adult Day Services, Jane Kovacs recently had the spotlight shown upon her for her outstanding work throughout the Richardson community.

On Friday, October 25, Friends Place Co-Owner and Director Jane Kovacs was honored by Altrusa International, Inc. at their annual Outstanding Women of Today – Builders of Tomorrow luncheon.

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