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.


December Events

Musical Magic

Thurs Dec 6 Jim Gatlin
Wed Dec 19 Birthday Celebration with Cowboy Bob

Health Happenings

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

Special Events

Mon Dec 10 Art Class with June
Wed Dec 12 Winter Ball with Ben Myers Entertainment
Thurs Dec 20 Zeta Sorority Christmas Program

Support Group Information

Upcoming Caregiver Support Group Meetings

Date: Tuesday, December 11

Time: 2:00 p.m.

Holiday Cheer!


Note: There is only one meeting in November and December due to the Holidays.


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 for the holidays as follows:

Thanksgiving –  Thursday and Friday, November 22 and 23, 2018

Christmas and New Years –  Monday, December 24 through Tuesday January 1

We will reopen on Wednesday, January 2, 2019