Welcome to Friends Place Richardson

NOW IN PERSON –  Support Group Information

This year Friends Place Richardson is proudly celebrating 15 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.

Friends Place Richardson is now contracted with the Dallas Veterans Affairs Community Adult Day Services Program.  Please call for more information.

January Highlights    

F           1/6    All Day  Elvis’ Birthday Celebration

TH       1/12   11:00     Heart of Texas Therapy Dogs

M         1/16   All-Day  Martin Luther King, Jr. Day

TH       1/19   3:15      Thirsty Thursday Happy Hour

F          1/20  All-Day  Staycation to China

W         1/25    2:00    BirthdayParty w/Tony Macaroni

T           1/31   11:00   Texas Winds Performs





Support Group Information

Ladies Only Support Group-1st Wednesday of the month

January 4, 2023

2:00-3:30 p.m.

Alzheimer’s Support Group- 2nd Thursday of the Month

January 12, 2023

2:00-3:30 p.m.

Men Only Support Group-3rd Thursday on the Month

January  19, 2022

2:00-3:30 p.m.

INFORMATIONAL SESSION 4th Thursday of the Month

January 25

Guest speaker: Audette Rackley R M.S., CCC/SLP Assistant Director

Strength-Based Programs Brain Health Research UT SouthWestern


Please RSVP to 972-437-2940 Jackie Coalter

COVID-19 – Policies and Procedures Summary

Since we first began responding and adapting to COVID‑19 in March, Friends Place has made safety a priority for our members and staff. We are re-opening our facility on 8/24/2020 after taking the following measures to keep everyone safe:

– Installed UV light in all HVAC airflow return

– Touchless hand sanitizers placed throughout the building

– Floor markings for social distancing

– Optional mask for all members and staff

– UV sanitizing machines

– Increased cleaning in all high touch areas