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The Shores Retirement Living Community

The Shores

The Shores at Pleasant Hill, located just minutes from downtown Des Moines, offers a supportive small town comforts with big city conveniences. With services ranging from independent living to assisted living and compassionate Alzheimer’s and dementia support, seniors can find a home perfect for their retirement needs and lifestyle.

The Shores Retirement Community

Our location on Copper Creek Lake features peaceful views, walking paths and the opportunity to drop a line in the water and bring home the catch of the day. Residents enjoy fishing at Copper Creek, an array of enriching lifestyle and wellness activities, restaurant-style dining, educational and life-long learning opportunities and more.

A short ten minutes from downtown Des Moines, residents experience the best of both worlds—a peaceful small town feel at home or an exciting day in the city.

Services & Amenities

Services & Amenities

  • Restaurant-style dining

  • Lakeside views

  • Patio and walking paths

  • Internet café

  • Enriching lifestyle and wellness activities

  • Secure environment

  • Beauty and barber salon

  • Exercise and fitness room

  • Community gardening

  • Shops and movie theater close by

  • Utilities and basic cable included

  • Personal care staff, 24-hours a day

  • Front desk concierge

  • Transportation

  • Storage space

  • Heated garage

  • Pet friendly

Services & Amenities

Location Details

  • Minutes from downtown Des Moines

  • Located on 58-acre Copper Creek Lake Park

  • Near Copper Creek golf course, Cinema Multiplex, and many retail shops


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