Become an Independent Adult

D.E.S. I. R. E To Live's goal is to create and maintain a living environment which will enhance the quality of life, improve physical and psychological health, and foster independence

The living spaces at our residential facility are private and dorm-style rooms with no more than three to a dorm. Laundry service and transportation to and from medical appointments, as well as medication management. We offer individual behavior modification program, around-the-clock personal assistance and in on call medical staff. We serve nutritious meals every day.


Recreation & Activities & Amenities    

    (Animal  Therapy)

Delicious Meals and Snacks Cards
Bathing, Dressing and Grooming Assistance Current Events
Medication Management Dominoes Club
Incontinency Care Word Games
Memory Support Garden Club
On-Site Physical Therapy Bingo
Visiting Physicians Walking Club
Transportation to Scheduled Appointments Day Trips (Sunday)
Housekeeping and Laundry Service Movies & Popcorn (Saturday)
Luxurious Living Dining Room Resident Council
Common Areas Behavior Modification class
Library and Game Room Trivia Contests
Enclosed Courtyard and Walking Paths Dancing
Meaningful Activities 7 Days a Week Exercising to Music




  Senior Living
Desire To Live is committed to serving seniors by nurturing mind, body, and spirit, while providing support and peace of mind to their families. This nurturing lifestyle is provided in beautiful residential settings by respectful and well-trained staff skilled in the art of service. It is our belief that senior adults are to be honored and treated with the utmost respect and dignity.

Our seniors who are living with memory loss require assurance and guidance which we provide through individualize memory care programs.  The program will provide as much or as little assistance as each resident needs to feel secure.  Assistance such as daily living skills, personal hygiene and laundry that you need to be independent.



Wanda Butler M.Ed CEO & Executive Chairwoman of Board
Board Members
Joann Mouton Executive Board Member    ---  
Willie A. Williams  Executive Board member --- Carolyn Smith Executive Board member
We are members of Houston Association Residential Care Homes (H.A.R.C.H) and The American Federation for Teachers (AFT).


Please contact us for more information.

Come enjoy all the accommodations at Desire To Live.