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.


Black History Month – February 2020

Musical Magic

Thu Feb 6 Texas Winds – Paul Dimon 11:00 am
Thu Feb 6 Cowboy Bob 2:00 pm
Mon Feb 10 and Feb 24 Golden Voices Praise and Worship 10:00 am
Tue Feb 11 Jim Gatlin 2:00 p,
Thu Feb 20 Birthday Celebration with Gary Freeman 2:00 pm
Tue Feb 25 Mike Frankel and His Accordion 11:30 am

Special Events

Fri Feb 7 Pies to the Fire Chiefs 10:30 am
Thu Feb 13 Sweetheart Dance with Ben Meyers 4:00 pm
Tue Feb 18 Praise Dancers 2:00 pm
Fri Feb 21 African Styles and Traditions 11:30 am


Health Happenings

M, T, We, Th, Fr Chair Exercise

Support Group Information

Upcoming Caregiver Support Group Meetings

Date: Tuesday, February 11

Time: 2:00 p.m.

Open Discussion 


Date:  Tuesday February 25

Time: 2 pm

What Legal Documents Do I Need and Why?

Speaker: Rick Mills, Elder Care Attorney


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.

Inclement Weather Policy

In case of inclement weather, Friends Place DeSoto

follows the DeSoto ISD schedule.  Please check local news or check back

here for updates.  We will also post on Facebook Page and will have a message

on our voicemail in case of weather closures.