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.


April Happenings

Music Series

Wed 4 Birthday Celebration with Gary Freeman
Wed 11 Jim Gatlin
Thu 19 Texas Winds Presents Paul Demer
Tue 24 Mike the Accordion  Player
Fri 27 Kimberly Nicole Sings

Health Happenings

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

Special Events

Mon 16 Teddy the Service Dog
Thu 26 Zeta Sorority
Thu 26 Canterbury 6th Grade Students Creating Outside Art Projects

Support Group Information

This Month Caregiver Support Group Meetings

Date: Tuesday, April 10

Time: 2:00 p.m.

Open Discussion


Date: Tuesday, April 24

Time: 2:00 pm

Speaker: Matt Darnell, Physical Therapist
Infinite Home Health
Topic: Safety in the Home


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.


In case of bad weather, Friends Place will follow

the DeSoto Independent School District closing schedule.

It will also be posted here and on our welcome message at 972-274-2484