The Story Behind the Tower Crane Flags

Learn about the flags hanging from the tower crane at Wesley Des Moines and who they memorialize. You may have seen the two flags that now fly atop our Des Moines tower crane. These flags honor the people who lost their lives in the Seattle Tower Crane tragedy on April 27th.* Our Wesley Des Moines   Read more…


Celebrating 75 Years of Community

Wesley Homes is celebrating 75 years of serving Pacific Northwest families! Founded in 1944, the organization now has retirement communities in Des Moines, Auburn and Puyallup as well as three in-home care agencies: home health, home care and hospice. Rev. Dr. Stanley G. Logan, Superintendent of the Puget Sound District of the United Methodist Church,   Read more…


Home of the Month: The Bainbridge

Reserve one of our best floor plans in Des Moines. One of our most popular floor plans in the upcoming new apartment building, the Bainbridge, offers two bedrooms and two bathrooms. Large windows allow for a lot of natural light, and quartz countertops bring the elegance you desire. Remaining first floor apartments have walk out   Read more…


It’s Time to Make it Your Own

View new progress on the Wesley Des Moines campus, and get ready to customize your new home! Don’t blink because the new apartment building in Des Moines is changing daily, and Walsh Construction teams are working on framing the first level. The first floor will have nearly 30 spacious apartments (view floor plans here) and   Read more…


5-Star Care at Wesley

Wesley has recently earned three 5-star Medicare ratings! Three Wesley health divisions have been awarded Medicare’s top marks in this year’s state survey. Wesley Des Moines Health Center earned an overall 5-star rating based on a state review of health inspection, fire safety, staffing and care quality. “Our five stars signal superior care and personal   Read more…


Video: Des Moines Concrete Pour

We have a new video showing some of the construction progress! Ever watch cement being poured? It’s pretty cool. Watch Walsh Construction Co. pouring the cement for the post-tension deck, which is a way of reinforcing concrete slabs. Watch the video here! Interested in making a move to one of the new apartments in 2020?   Read more…


‘New Life’ – An Easter Poem

Enjoy this Easter poem by resident Elsie M. Brown, 1919-2013. New Life ~by Elsie M. Brown Silently, amid the explosion of budding trees and countless evidences of new life, Easter comes to us. Awakened plants push up through watery beds as they stretch toward the life-giving sun. Easter… that glorious time of year when people,   Read more…


Home of the Month: Des Moines Cottage D-101

It’s your lucky day! This new cottage home is now available to reserve! This newly built cottage is available now in Des Moines. This cottage features the 1300 sq. ft. Duwamish floor plan with 2 bedrooms and 2 baths. Enjoy wood flooring, quartz countertops and garage. Enjoy campus events, Wesley U extended learning, a fitness   Read more…


New Video of Construction at Des Moines

Watch the tower crane in action at Wesley Des Moines! Walsh Construction Co. uses a tower crane as well as excavators and dump trucks to build Wesley Des Moines’ New Gardens building. Watch the construction in progress! Interested in a move to the new building? Reserve by June 2019 to customize your new home! Contact   Read more…