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.


August Events

Music Series

Fri Aug 3 Kimberly Nicole
Thu Aug 9 Jim Gatlin and Friends
Mon Aug 13 Hawaiian Leolani
Thu Aug 30 Birthday Celebration Cowboy Bob

Health Happenings

Every Wed Chair Yoga/Chair Chi
M, T, Th, F Exercise

Special Events

Tue Aug 7 June’s Art Class
Aug 13-17 Staycation: Hawaii – All Week
Wed Aug 22 Ice Cream Social
Fri Aug 24 Desoto Line Dancers

Support Group Information

Upcoming Caregiver Support Group Meetings

Date: Tuesday, August 14

Time: 2:00 p.m.

Open Discussion


Date: Tuesday, August 28 

Time: 2:00 pm

Topic: Learnings from the 2018 International Alzheimer’s Conference
Speaker:  Joyce Tarver, RN,  Friends Place Adult Day Services


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 with advanced reservation.

Upcoming Holiday

Friends Place will be closed Monday, September 3, 2018

in order to celebrate Labor Day