Welcome to Friends Place Richardson

This year Friends Place Richardson is proudly celebrating 10 years of providing quality services and offering exemplary programs for people affected by dementia as well as their families, in Dallas and Collin county.

Friends Place continues to be  recognized in the community as a leader in dementia care due to innovative approaches and serves as a clinical practicum site for students from Baylor School of Nursing; UT Dallas-School of Behavior and Brain Sciences, Speech and Language Pathology program;  and, Texas Women’s University, College of Nursing and School of Occupational Therapy.

Fabulous February

F   1 ‘By Request’ songs by Sherrill Douglas
Th 2 Heart of Texas Therapy Dogs
F   3   Super bowl! Wear fav team attire!
M  6   Gospel songs with Jim Gatlin
W 8   Aussie performer Brad Ackland
F 10  Heart of Texas Therapy Dogs
T 14  Sweetheart of a Valentine Social
Th 16 Heart of Texas Therapy Dogs
F 24   Heart of Texas Therapy Dogs
F 24   Norris Perry performs your favs
M 27   Bday Party w/Toney Walsh

Caregiver’s Support Group Information

Alzheimer’s Caregiver’s Support Group Meetings are held on the 2nd and 4th Thursdays of each month from 2 to 3:30pm. Meetings are sponsored by the Alzheimer’s Association and are open to the community.

Thursday, February 9
Open Discussion

Thursday, February 23

This Month’s Feature Presentation:

“Everything You Need to Know About…”

Redefining Safety for the Person with Dementia


Lori Nesler, CSA

Owner, Comfort Keepers In-Home Care



Lewy Body Dementia Caregiver’s Support Group Meetings

are held on the 1st Wednesday of each month from 5 to 7:00 pm.

This Month’s Meeting – February 1

Light supper provided

Other Support Groups

NEW! Frontotemporal Dementia (FTD)
Caregivers Support Group
Usually meets 4th Monday of each month*
Monday, February 28, 2:00-3:30
Please join us for this important first meeting. Call Pam
Johnson for more information @972-437-2940


Men-Only Support Group
For you fellows who are full-time caregivers for your wife or mother,
a group to help you with those concerns unique to husbands & sons.

Held the 1st and 3rd Thursdays of the month
Friends Place Resource Room
Thursday February 2nd and 16th, 2:00-3:30 pm

More information? Call: George Davis @ 972-900-9774


Wives-Only Support Group
Addressing the issues that arise within the ever-evolving
role of being your husband’s full-time caregiver.

Held the 1st and 3rd Tuesdays of the month
Friends Place Resource Room
Tuesday February 7th and 21st  2:15-3:45 pm

More information? Call: Pam Johnson @ 972.437.2940