General Amenities

Independent Living
  • One- and two-bedroom retirement living floor plans
  • Full kitchens and kitchenettes
  • Utilities and cable included in monthly fees
  • Maintenance-free community
  • Housekeeping services
  • Full laundry facilities
  • Age-in-place campus
  • Guest WiFi available
  • Front desk concierge
  • Fishing at adjacent Copper Creek Lake
  • Lakeside views
  • Restaurant-style dining
  • Patios available
  • Stunning walking paths
  • Enriching lifestyle and wellness activities
  • Secure environment
  • Beauty and barber salon
  • Community gardening
  • Pet friendly
  • Storage space available
  • Transportation
  • Underground parking
Assisted Living
Memory Support

Neighborhood Attractions

  • Minutes from downtown Des Moines, Iowa
  • Located on 58-acre Copper Creek Lake Park
  • Near Copper Creek golf course, Cinema Multiplex and many retail shops and restaurants
  • Iowa State Fairgrounds

Blog & Resources

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.

Contact Us

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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