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.


March Happenings!

Music Series

Tues. Mar 7 Ben Myers
Fri. Mar 10 Jazz with Kimberly Nicole
Wed Mar 15 John Goodwin- Country Classics
Mon Mar 20 Gary Freeman Celebrates March Birthdays
Tues Mar 28 Norris Perry Entertainment

Health Happenings

Daily Exercise @ 11:30
Mon Mar 27 – Yoga with Charla

Special Events

Thur Mar 9    Painting Lessons with Burl
Mon Mar 20   Canterbury Episcopal School 6th Grade Students Visit
Fri Mar 24     DeSoto Line Dancers

Support Group Information

This Month Caregiver Support Group Meetings

Date:  Tuesday, March 14

Time:  2:00 p.m. General Discussion

Date: Tuesday, March 28

Time: 2:00 p.m.

Speaker: Pam Johnson
Founder of Friends Place Adult Day Services

Topic: “Enriching Lives Through Meaningful Activities”

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.

Inclement Weather Policy

Friends Place adheres to the same Closure Schedule as Desoto I.S.D. Find out by:
– TV local Channels 4,5,8,11
– Radio 1080
– Call 972.274.2484 and listen to welcome message
– Check this website