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Desmet Retirement Community

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1425 N New Florissant Rd
Florissant, MO 63033

Facility License: 041987
Caretypes Provided: Assisted Living, Independent Living

Published Pricing

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About Desmet Retirement Community

DeSmet Retirement Community is a non-profit housing community offering assisted care and independent living for seniors. As one of over 160 properties owned and operated by Retirement Housing Foundation (RHF), we strive to carry out the RHF mission of providing quality housing at an affordable price. RHF has been serving seniors since 1961.

DeSmet's welcoming one-story building is located in central Florissant, Missouri, right next door to the police department, making us the safest retirement community in town. We are just minutes away from restaurants, shopping, grocery stores, banks and entertainment.

DeSmet has a 58-apartment state-licensed residential care facility, staffed by a group of professional nurses and healthcare workers, who are available 24 hours a day, seven days a week. Additionally, we offer 33 independent living apartments. All of our rooms include a full-size kitchen and bathroom, so you'll always feel at home. At DeSmet, we care about each of our residents, with the goal of ensuring a quality of life and keeping our residents healthy and active.

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Community Details

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Amenities Available

  • Devotional Services Onsite
  • Beautician Onsite
  • Activities Offsite
  • Outdoor Common Areas
  • Indoor Common Areas
  • Activities Onsite
  • Meals Provided
  • Devotional Services Offsite
  • Movie Room / Theater
  • Free parking
  • TV Lounge
  • Grocery shopping service
  • Laundry service / drycleaning
  • Housekeeping provided


  • 24-Hour Awake Staff
  • Visiting Podiatrist
  • Visiting Occupational Therapist
  • Visiting Nurse
  • Visiting Physical Therapist
  • Visiting Speech Therapist
  • Nurses on Staff

Other Services

  • Full Tubs
  • Aging in Place
  • Hospice Available
  • Resident Parking Available
  • Complimentary Transportation
  • Private dining room
  • Room service
  • Restaurant style dining
  • Guest meals

Accepts Pets

  • Dogs
  • Cats


  • Allowed Outdoors
Pet Friendly Senior Living
The features and amenities that are displayed on this page contain marketing information provided by the community. A Place for Mom has not confirmed the completeness of the provided information, and cannot guarantee its accuracy. To conduct a complete investigation, seniors and their families should:
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"We appreciate your assistance in finding a great place for our mother to live! Mom has adjusted very well to living in her apartment. No longer is mom lonely on the sofa napping or watching television waiting for her friend to come for dinner. Our mother enjoys meals with a group of nice ladies. Your help with A Place for Mom was perfect! "

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Community Reviews

Fit in just fine at Desmet!

reviewed on: 9/7/2016 by Anonymous

Everything is going great since our loved ones move to Desmet Retirement Community. The move went very well and smoothly. She is very happy at the Desmet Retirement community. She is receiving wond... more...

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