A New Day is Coming at Wesley Des Moines

The redevelopment at Wesley Des Moines has moved into a new phase this week. Phase II consists of removing 17 older Cottages and building a new five story building with 151 apartment homes, two levels of underground parking and a 24,000 square foot Town Center. Demolition of the Cottages started Wednesday as the first step   Read more…


New Photos of Des Moines and Bradley Park!

The new buildings at our Des Moines and Bradley Park campuses are nearing completion. Take a look! Work is wrapping up on the new Des Moines Brownstone and several new Cottages, expanding the living options for the flagship campus. View our Des Moines photo album here.   Bradley Park’s Brownstone is getting its finishing touches   Read more…


Des Moines Native Plant Garden

Wesley Des Moines residents are looking to start an eco-friendly native plant garden for local wildlife. Along with the excitement for the renewed Wesley Des Moines campus, some residents are working on figuring out how they might be able to introduce a native plant garden to the new campus. Rita Bailey, Des Moines resident and   Read more…


Racing to the Finish Line – New Video!

Wesley is expanding to provide services to more people in the greater south sound area. The Wesley Brownstone is a unique living arrangement in the Pacific Northwest with two stories of apartments and an underground parking garage. While all Brownstone apartments have doors from the interior corridor, many that are on the first floor have   Read more…


Planning for Retirement but Not Slowing Down

Meet Dennis and Eva Parks, two adventurous individuals who will soon be joining Wesley Des Moines. Dennis and Eva have a long-standing history with and passion for aeronautics. Dennis, whose father worked at Boeing, is a former senior curator for the Seattle Museum of Flight. He retired in 2008 but still has an office at   Read more…


Helms’ Legacy Honors Both Departed Husbands

Wesley Homes Des Moines resident Gloria Helms pays tribute to her late husbands through a chapel designation. Gloria Helms, born Gloria Traynor, grew up in North Dakota. She moved to Washington State in 1951 with her soon-to-be husband, John White, where she worked as a secretarial assistant at General Electric for 58 years. John passed   Read more…


Oktoberfest Open House

It’s an exciting time at Wesley and we are celebrating! Join us on October 1st to explore the new Wesley Homes with friends and family at our Oktoberfest-themed open house! Enjoy a Bavarian spread and take a self-guided tour of Wesley’s brand new Cottage homes and renovated social areas in The Terrace, including the Creative   Read more…


Oktoberfest Open House

Wesley Homes is changing! Come to our Open House to see how we’re revolutionizing senior living! In 2014, Wesley Homes announced plans for a multi-year, multi-phase redevelopment of the Des Moines campus. The first phase started construction at the end of 2016 and is projected to be completed in July 2018. Now, we are getting   Read more…


Moving Into the New Cottages

With the first of the new Cottages complete, Des Moines residents are already moving in. It’s a New Day at Wesley Homes Des Moines where an extensive campus redevelopment has been underway since October 2016. The new campus, scheduled to be completed as early as 2022, will provide more modern amenities for independent and active   Read more…


Home of the Month: New Des Moines Cottage

Be the first resident in this brand new home! The Cottages at Wesley Homes Des Moines offer independent living with enjoyable walking trails and beautiful campus gardens. With one car garages, plenty of natural light and ample storage, the Cottages provide private, spacious living without the hassle of maintenance and yard work. The first group   Read more…