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.

October Highlights    

T           9/03 ALL-DAY   Staycation to Germany

F           9/06 ALL-DAY   Fair Day/Miniature Horses

M          9/09  ALL-DAY   Columbus Day

W          9/11   3:15         Wind Down Wednesday

Th         9/12  11:00        Heart of Texas Therapy Dogs   

F           9/13  11:00        Texas Winds Perform

F           9/27   2:00         Birthday Party w/Marty         










Support Group Information

Ladies Only Support Group-1st Wednesday of the month

October  4, 2023  

2:00-3:30 p.m. 

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

October 12 2023

2:00-3:30 p.m.

Men Only Support Group-3rd Thursday in the Month

October 19, 2023

2:00-3:30 p.m.

INFORMATIONAL SESSION 4th Thursday of the Month

October 26, 2023  


Guest Speakers:

Dr. Cindy Marshall


Baylor Neuroscience Center

“Disease-related Behaviors”



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