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.

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May Happenings

Music Series

Tue May 2 Ben Myers- Entertains
Mon May 8 John Goodwin Entertains
Mon May 15 May Birthday Celebration with Gary Freeman
Tue May 23 Norris Perry
Fri May 26 DeSoto Line Dancers

Health Happenings

Daily Exercise @ 11:30

Special Events

Fri May 5 Cinco De Mayo Celebration
Mon May 8 Art Lessons With Burl
Tues May 9 Cassidy, Our Therapy Dog
Fri May 12 Mother’s Day Luncheon
Thur May 18 Carol LeeStoryteller
Thur May 25 Art Lessons with Burl

Support Group Information

This Month Caregiver Support Group Meetings

Date:  Tuesday, May 9

Time:  2:00 p.m. General Discussion

Date: Tuesday, May 23

Time: 2:00 p.m.

Speaker: Kelly- Area Agency on Aging

Topic:  Stress burning and Chronic Disease Self –Management Programs

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.