With Hospice You’re Not Alone

The daughter of a long-time resident shares her experience with Wesley Hospice. Marie Meyers is one of five sisters who are all daughters of Wally Meyers, who passed away late last year. After a lifetime of living independently, Wally expressed to his daughters that he needed more help. Marie Meyers followed Wally’s health closely as   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…


Downsizing SIMPLIFIED

Where do you begin? Are you overwhelmed just by the thought of decluttering your home? Discover tips from Rightsizing for Seniors on how to reduce your stuff. Whether you just want to organize or you want to move, simplify your life by simplifying your home. This event is FREE but space is limited! RSVP for   Read more…


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…


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…


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…