Welcome to Friends Place DeSoto

Friends Place in DeSoto offers the premier Friends Place Adult Day Services in Southwest Dallas County.   By offering both a social and medical model of care, people with memory impairment can remain at home, maintain an optimal level of functioning plus delay the need and/or avoid placement in a long term care facility.  To read more about how Friends Place is different, click here.

Friends Place in DeSoto began offering services to the Southwest Dallas County area is 2012. Since inception, we have offered services to more than 130 families. We are the only free-standing, dedicated adult day center in the area that specializes in Alzheimer’s and other dementias.

We are proud to be able to provide services to our veterans through our contract with the Veterans Administration of North Texas. Read more about our VA contract here.

Transportation now available!  Call for more information. 

Friends Place in DeSoto was honored to be featured in the Dallas Morning News Best Southwest magazine. Please read our story here.


November Happenings

Music Series

Wed Nov 8 John Goodwin 11:30 am
Fri Nov 10 Texas Winds – Paul Denner, Singer & Songwriter 11 am
Wed Nov 15 Jim Gatlin, Singer Birthday Celebration    2 pm
Tue Nov 28 Norris Perry 11:15 am

Health Happenings

Daily Exercise @ 11:30
Fri Nov 10 Hand Massages

Special Events

Mon Nov 20 Museum of International Cultures
Thu Nov 9 Veterans ProgramSpecial Guest: DeSotoMayor: Curtistene McCowan 2 pm
Tue Nov 14 Art Lessons with Burl 10 am
Thu Nov 16 Ladies Only Pampering Party 1:30 pm
Fri Nov 15  Family Thanksgiving Lunch  noon – RESERVATIONS REQUIRED!

Support Group Information

This Month Caregiver Support Group Meetings

Date: Tuesday, November 14

Time: 2:00 p.m.

Special Presentation

Speaker: Charla Truesdale, E-RYT, Charla Truesdale, E-RYT, ACE-CMES, ACE- Health Coach
Topic: “Tips and Techniques  for Overcoming Caregiver Stress and Burnout”

Meetings are sponsored by the Alzheimer’s Association and are open to the community. Care for your loved one available at no charge during the meeting.


Friends Place will be closed:

Thanksgiving Holiday

Closed Thursday and Friday, November 23- 24

Will reopen Monday, November 27th


Christmas Holiday

Closed December 25 through January 1st

Will reopen Tuesday, January 2, 2018