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Senior Living in Des Moines, Iowa | Addington Place of Des Moines
The Heart of Home
Home is a feeling—comfortable like a familiar beam of afternoon sunlight through the bay window. It’s laughing with friends while sharing a splendid meal. Home becomes real in the warmth of a hug and a smile from someone who truly cares.
We invite you to answer the sweet call of home in the vibrant city of Des Moines, Iowa.
Are you interested in Assisted Living or Memory Care for yourself or a loved one? Addington Place is here to meet you and accompany you wherever you are on life’s journey.
Experiences await you in Des Moines.
Des Moines is a vibrant city located on the banks of the Des Moines River. It is home to modern skyscrapers and historic buildings, as well as lush parks and green spaces. The downtown skyline is dominated by the Wells Fargo Arena and the Iowa State Capitol building. Outside of the city, there are rolling hills, lush forests and tranquil rivers, with wildlife such as deer, pheasants, and bald eagles. This picturesque landscape is a great place for seniors to enjoy nature and explore.
Here To Provide The Senior Lifestyle You’re Looking For.
The welcoming hand of the committed assisted living team is here to provide you with sound peace of mind for any and all services you might be looking to have assistance with. We can’t wait to serve you at all times while we become close friends.
Learn more about how we take a friendly, but detailed approach to knowing you and forming a trust based relationship to serve you well.
Safely Focused on Memory Care
As much as having specialized coaching from compassionate, attentive caregivers is a must when facing the daily life of memory loss—so is the heart behind it. It’s the heart found in tone and kindness which brings joy back to everyday living.
A keen emphasis on safety is essential to providing the right environment for every resident’s unique and wonderful personality to thrive.
Let’s make the most of each moment we share.
Respite is a Blessing
We can be your home away from home. Respite Care at Addington Place offers all the amenities and services our Assisted Living or Memory Care residents enjoy, on a short-term basis to fit your schedule. Get the support you need to come back strong from an illness or surgery, or give your caregiver a well-earned vacation.
Stay with us for a couple of days or a couple of weeks. Get a feel for life at Addington Place of Des Moines and discover just how much you like it!
Life At Addington Place
Thursday afternoon at Addington Place is in full swing—the “party bus” has just returned from a trip into town. The animated voices of returning passengers fill the lobby, and nearby you can hear a group of friends chuckle as they play bridge around the card table.
From the community room comes the sound of singing—the Music program is in session. Meanwhile, in the fitness center, balance and mobility exercise classes are underway. Another day of life—enjoyed and lived to the fullest!
Your Time In The Sun
Breathe in the fresh air in our beautifully landscaped courtyard, while settling into a comfy wicker chair for a cup of tea with friends. Put your best foot forward on our walking trails and feel the endorphins. Time spent outside is good for the soul, which is why all of our residents have access to nature and the outdoors.
Gather ‘Round The Table
With a warm and welcoming smile, your server shows you to your table—what will you pick from the menu today? Your favorites of course!
Our top-notch chefs and attentive staff have your made-to-order dining experience ready for your enjoyment. Dive in, satisfy your tastebuds, and share some quality time with family or friends at Addington Place.
We’re Here For You
As you begin your journey of exploring senior living choices, it can be an exciting time filled with anticipation, probably some nerves, and many questions.
Take a look through our resource articles to discover answers to your questions. If we can be of service in any way, please visit us in person for a tour or call us on the phone for a good conversation!
Keeping Your Loved One Safe
When it comes to the safety of your loved one in Memory Care, you can rest assured that Addington Place is prepared and equipped to provide the best environment for them.Memory Care
Dogs, Cats, Birds – oh my!
Rex, the tabby cat, has a knack for finding the sunniest spot, stretching out, and making himself right at home. In your pet-friendly apartment he’s living large, and you’ll both feel at home here, together.
A furry friend can provide so much joy, which is why pets are welcome in our community.
Experience The Difference
We’d love to meet you! Visit us and experience our cozy community. Share a meal, and your story—a warm welcome always awaits you at Addington Place!Schedule A Tour