The DeSoto Palms Blog


February Events Calendar is Here!

Posted on February 4, 2016

The DeSoto Palms February Activities Calendar is now available. You can download it desoto_calendarhere! Be sure to check our Events Page regularly for all the latest activities our community has to offer!

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January Events Calendar is Here!

Posted on January 4, 2016

The DeSoto Palms December Activities Calendar is now available. You can download it here! Be sure to check our Events Page regularly for all the latest activities our community has to offer!

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December Events Calendar is Here!

Posted on December 10, 2015

The DeSoto Palms December Activities Calendar is now available. You can download it here! Be sure to check our Events Page regularly for all the latest activities our community has to offer!

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Honor Flight West Central Florida

Posted on October 29, 2014

Recently, my grandfather asked me to travel as his guardian for a one day trip to Washington, D.C. called “Honor Flight” which would honor the service and sacrifice of veterans who valiantly served our nation during times of war. Given the opportunity for quality time with my grandfather, and the chance to show my appreciation…

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Resident Spotlight: Julie

Posted on October 2, 2014

One of DeSoto Palms wonderful residents, Julie, wrote this article for the Sarasota Herald. We would like to share with you her experience moving into the community! “After living in Davenport, Iowa my entire life, the thought of leaving the security of my familiar environment was quite daunting.  It was a hard decision, but I…

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Dog Days At DeSoto Palms

Posted on September 24, 2014

     Retired Guide Dog Finds New Joy In Serving Residents.     The transition from home to a community setting can be stressful and depressing for many Residents. Many are leaving their homes of twenty or more years, downsizing their belongings and ultimately giving up a part of their independence.  Many Residents have also…

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8 Signs Assisted Living Might Be the Right Choice for You or Your Loved One

Posted on July 1, 2014

It’s easy to overlook signs of decline in older adults, so ask yourself the following questions to help you determine if your parent or loved one is ready for assisted living: Is your loved one covering up bruises from falling that he or she doesn’t want you to see? Has your loved one lost significant…

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