The Shores at Pleasant Hill

The Shores at Pleasant Hill, located just minutes from downtown Des Moines, Iowa, offers supportive small town comforts with big city conveniences. With services ranging from independent 55+ retirement living to assisted living and compassionate Alzheimer’s and dementia support, you can find the perfect home for your retirement. 

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. Room floor plans feature 1-2 bedrooms, full kitchens and kitchenettes, and square footage up to 1,089 sq. ft. 

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. 

Our Neighborhood

Just minutes from downtown Des Moines, Iowa, The Shores has small town charm with all the modern conveniences. We’re near Copper Creek golf course, Cinema Multiplex, many retail shops and just down the road from our world famous Iowa State Fairgrounds. 

Floor Plans

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Independent and Assisted Living 
Memory Support

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Latest News

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Bean Bag Baseball

It’s bean bag baseball fun at Des Moines’ The Shores! Thriving in retirement means trying new things, honing new skills, even cheering from the sidelines. What activities would be included in your ideal retirement? 

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The Shores' Easter 2021

Easter 2021 was a huge success across Immanuel! Communities showed up for egg hunts, egg crafts, Easter Bunny photoshoots, dinners and more. Thank you to our incredible life enrichment and dining teams for helping to make this year so special.

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The Shores at Pleasant Hill

1500 Edgewater Drive
Pleasant Hill, Iowa 50327

Phone: 515.303.3565

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Senior Living Counselor

Gina Graham
Gina Graham


Phone: 515.454.1874

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