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.


February Happenings

Music Series

Thu Feb 8     Feb Birthday Celebration with Jim Gatlin
Wed Feb 21   Texas Winds Presents: “Melodic Mornings”

Health Happenings

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

Special Events

Fri Feb 2       Super Bowl Tailgating
Fri Feb 9       Winter Olympics Begin
Tue Feb 13    Cockrell Hill Elementary – Valentines Cards
Tue Feb 13    Valentines Dinner And Dancing with Gary Freeman 5-7 pm
Thu Feb 15    Chinese New Year Celebration with Julie
Mon Feb 19   Art Lessons with June
Fri Feb 23      Desoto Line Dancers Special Black History Month Celebration

Support Group Information

This Month Caregiver Support Group Meetings

Date: Tuesday, February 13

Time: 2:00 p.m.

Open Discussion


Date: Tuesday, February 27

Time: 1:00 pm to 4:00 pm

Virtual Dementia Tour
Presented by Oxford Glen Memory Care

Must RSVP to reserve your slot 

Call 972,274,2484 to reserve


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.


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