Edencrest at Riverwoods Edencrest at Riverwoods is a certified assisted living community offering memory care through the Iowa Department of Inspections and Appeals. Based in Des Moines, the new senior community features private assisted living and memory care apartments as well as common areas, including a central dining room with restaurant style dining, fitness room, beauty salon and private gathering areas for residents' family and friends. The community also offers a specialized, secured environment for persons with Alzheimer’s disease and related dementias. At Edencrest at Riverwoods, the secured memory care unit is designed to meet the needs of individuals who need supervision and/or assistance with happenings of daily living, through daily programming. What Makes Us Special Brand new, beautiful, spacious community with large windows allowing natural sunlight and views to the piazza. Walking paths, Anytime menu, caring staff. Memory Care Gardens secured with fenced outdoor walking path. Separate dining and activities areas.