SPECIAL ANNOUNCEMENT:  Friends Place in DeSoto is closed starting Friday March 13, 2020 until at least May 31 due to the COVID-19. We will be updating new information here. 


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.


May Events are Online!


Mondays – Bingo @ 11:30 am

Tuesdays – Exercise @ 11:30 am

Wednesdays –  Sing Fit @ 11:30 am

                         Visit to the Farm @ 2:00 pm

Thursdays – Book Club @ 11:30 am

Fridays – Sing Fit @ 11:30 am

                Online Concert at 2:00 pm

To sign up to receive information about the online activities, click here. 

NOW VIA VIDEO CONFERENCE –  Support Group Information

Upcoming Caregiver Support Group Meetings

Date: Tuesday, May 12

Time: 2:00 p.m.

Open Discussion 

to register and get information on how to connect,

please click here


Date:  Tuesday May 26

Time: 2 pm

Open Discussion

to register and get information on how to connect,

please click here



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.

COVID-19 Announcements

We are closed for the month of May due to the coronavirus.

We are planning to open as soon as we can.  We are studying CDC guidelines and putting in place new procedures to ensure an even cleaner environment. More to come as we learn more about this virus.