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…


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…


Cold Weather is “Snow” Joke

With continued services necessary, Wesley employees came together during the snow storms to help support staff and residents. Over the past week, a series of snowstorms hit the greater Seattle area with over 20 inches of snowfall. These storms have broken the record for the most February snow since 1949. While many businesses and schools   Read more…


Home of the Month: The Rainier at Des Moines

Space, privacy and spectacular views of the water… Choose one of our most spacious floor plans in the new building at Wesley Des Moines. Enjoy this corner apartment with beautiful views of the water! With three bedrooms and an open floor plan, this apartment gives you the space you need while enjoying all the conveniences   Read more…


Downsizing SIMPLIFIED

Want a safer and organized home? Preparing to move? Join us to get helpful tips, techniques and resources from Rightsizing for Seniors for organizing or distributing your treasures. Get prepared for the new year with one of our most popular informational seminars. This event is FREE but space is limited! RSVP for this event by   Read more…


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…


Discover Wesley Luncheon: Des Moines

Discover Wesley and enjoy lunch on us! See how we’re revolutionizing senior living with larger floor plans, exciting amenities and a new retirement lifestyle. Enjoy a delightful lunch while learning about Wesley and all that’s happening on our Des Moines campus. RSVP for this event by calling (833) 424-8324 or complete the form below.


Meet Residents Duane and Clara Nelson

A shared love of mountains becomes a shared love for each other. By Pat King, Wesley Des Moines resident It was May 1959 when Clara’s love of mountains brought her from Colorado to Longmire in the southwest corner of Mt. Rainier National Park. She was hired as a secretary for the park. That summer a   Read more…