Welcome to Friends Place Richardson

NOW IN PERSON –  Support Group Information

Ladies Only Support Group-1st Wednesday of the month

August 3, 2022

2:00-3:30 p.m.

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

August  11, 2022

2:00-3:30 p.m.

August 25, 2022

INFORMATIONAL SESSION 4th Thursday of the Month

Speaker: Amie Taggart Blaszczyk, Pharm.D.,CGP

Assistant Professor of Geriatric Pharmacotherapy

Time: 2:00-3:30 pm


Please RSVP to 972-437-2940 Jackie Coalter



W         August 3rd     All Day       National Watermelon Day

TH       August 11th     11:00         Heart of Texas Therapy Dogs

T          August 16th    All Day       Woodstock Anniversary

Wear Hippy-dippy duds

W          August 17th   All Day      Staycation Hawaii!

T           August 23rd     2:00         Birthday Party w/Norris Perry

W         August 24th      3:15         Wind Down Wednesday

TH        August 25th     All Day     National Banana Split Day


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

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.