When A Little Help Makes All The Difference

Find greater independence with Wesley’s Catered Living program. Is meal preparation getting too difficult so you’d rather snack on crackers or microwave a frozen dinner? Do you fear falling and go without showering? Are you forgetting to take your medications and risk having a dangerous health event? Wesley has a living option that allows you   Read more…


The Joy is in the Journey

At 100 years old, Harriet is loving her journey at Wesley. Along that journey, there are many people and places that give meaning to life. Harriet Farman, a long-time resident of Wesley, lives her journey joyfully. Having lived previously at Wesley Des Moines and now at Wesley Bradley Park, Harriet is a cherished friend of   Read more…


How To Tackle Spring Cleaning The Right Way

Spring is a great time to refresh your home. While you’re tackling your home’s trouble spots, take time to remove clutter, organize cupboards, and sift through junk drawers. Our spring-cleaning checklist is double duty. Jumpstart a much put-off downsizing exercise while leaving your home sparkly clean. START WITH A PLAN Cleaning and organizing can be   Read more…


Residents Share Their Vaccine Stories

Learn about Wesley’s COVID-19 vaccination rollout and watch our video to hear perspectives from residents of Wesley communities. Nearly 100% of residents and over 70% of staff at Wesley communities have completed the two-dose regimen of the COVID vaccine. Coordinating this massive effort on Wesley campuses was no small feat as over 3,000 doses have   Read more…


Loving Volunteers Help Get Wesley Vaccinated!

As residents of Wesley communities get their second dose of vaccines, volunteers have lovingly supported these efforts. While Wesley team members coordinated with pharmacies to administer the vaccines, resident volunteers helped sign people in and some retired nurses observed people for side-effects afterward. “This was a big day for the folks living here, and I   Read more…


The Smith Family comes to Wesley Des Moines

By Carol Smith Hosler and Hal Smith Perhaps Wesley has seen a first – four siblings all living on the Des Moines campus. Or maybe when the fifth comes, that will set the record. The first to come to Wesley were Judy and Terry Shimono. They came to the Brownstone in September of 2018.  They   Read more…


The Benefits of Brownstone Living

At Wesley Bradley Park, residents share the most appealing aspects of Brownstone living. Surrounded by serene walking trails, nearby Bradley Lake Park and an assortment of conveniences, Wesley Bradley Park in Puyallup strikes the perfect balance between scenic views and urban living. While many are drawn to the active amenities, unique floorplans and maintenance-free lifestyle,   Read more…


Featured Brownstone Apartments

Take advantage of our move-in specials with these beautiful Brownstone apartments.   The Orcas at Tehaleh Available now in the beautiful Tehaleh community in Bonney Lake, The Orcas is a spacious, 1260 square foot apartment with 2 bedrooms and 2 baths. This floor plan features a large kitchen with a kitchen island, lots of cabinets   Read more…


Wesley Hosts the Bezos Academy — A Montessori-Inspired Preschool

Article by USA TODAY Amazon founder Jeff Bezos is opening a string of preschools starting in October. The tech tycoon announced on Instagram that the first location of a network of free-admission preschools named after himself will open its doors on Oct. 19. The “first of many” Bezos Academy schools to come is in Des Moines, Washington, he said.   Read more…


Home of the Month: Triple Feature

This month we’re featuring three homes we’re excited to share with you! The Elwha Cottage Home The Cottages at Wesley Des Moines offer private, spacious living without the hassle of maintenance and yard work. With one-car garages, plenty of natural light and storage, the Elwha is a two-bedroom floor plan with two bathrooms, a full   Read more…