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.

March  Highlights    

M      3/1     11:00     Texas Winds Presents: Songbird & Strings

Th   3/14     11:00     Heart of Texas Therapy Dogs

F     3/15   ALL DAY   Staycation to Ireland

T     3/19   2:00          Jazz Land/March Birthdays 

W    3/27   3:15          Wind Down Wednesday

Th  3/28 ALL DAY     Opening Day of Baseball

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

                                       

 

 

      

 

Support Group Information

Ladies Only Support Group-1st Wednesday of the month

March 6, 2024 

2:00-3:30 p.m. 

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

March  14, 2024

2:00-3:30 p.m.

Men Only Support Group-3rd Thursday in the Month

March 21, 2024

2:00-3:30 p.m.

INFORMATIONAL SESSION 4th Thursday of the Month

March   28,, 2024

2:00-3:30 

Guest Speaker:

Leslie  Whatley w/HomeWell Care Services

TOPIC: Supporting the caregivers at home 

 

Resources 

OPEN TO THE PUBLIC

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