Home of the Month: The Olympic

Reserve this New Gardens apartment at Wesley Des Moines One of the few remaining corner apartments, the Olympic offers the space you are looking for with a well-designed open floor plan. The Olympic features two bedrooms with a den in nearly 1,700 square feet of space. Facing west, the main living space boasts many windows   Read more…


Learn About Lifelong Learning at Wesley U

These horses were the mane event at Wesley U! Wesley U is Wesley’s lifelong learning program, now available at all three Wesley locations. Wesley U offers residents and non-residents who are 50 years or more the opportunity to enroll in a wide variety of enriching classes. Recently at Wesley Des Moines, residents enjoyed a four-part   Read more…


Cultivating a Greater Understanding of Dementia

Wesley has started a new, hands-on dementia training program to help improve person-centered care. The Virtual Dementia Tour is a clinically developed, evidence-based program that offers participants a hands-on simulation of what it’s like to have dementia. The program was brought to Wesley Des Moines by Chaplain Michael Byrd and funded by the Wesley Community   Read more…


Extended Learning with Wesley U

Introducing Wesley Homes’ new continuing education program for older adults. Wesley U is the new extended learning program for older adults offered by Wesley Homes Des Moines. The classes are low cost and open to all seniors whether they live at Wesley or not. The courses offered vary in topics and interests and are led   Read more…


Come Enjoy the Rainier Bistro

The Rainier Bistro offers a diverse menu of specialty foods and coffees and a relaxing place for residents and guests to socialize. One of the recent additions to the Des Moines Terrace renovations completed last year is the the Rainier Bistro, which offers high-quality, specialty foods, drinks and snacks at an affordable price in the   Read more…


Terrace Renovations Nearing Completion!

Scheduled to be completed mid-August, the new renovations in The Terrace at Wesley Homes Des Moines look promising! View our photo album of the recent work being done to improve the design and quality of our interior spaces. The Terrace is getting a beautiful new lobby complete with a bistro, seating area, fireplace, library and   Read more…


Take Your Dog to Work Day

If your dog is great around people and other dogs, enroll to bring your pooch to Wesley for Take Your Dog to Work Day!   Events 10:00am Dog Parade through the Health Center 1:30pm Campus-wide Dog Show at the Terrace Auditorium   Requirements All dogs must have a current Pet Record on file All dogs   Read more…