Age 50 & Better

Our members age 50 and better experience a strong sense of belonging and a network of friends who provide support for sustained health and well-being. Through fun, safe and engaging programs, activities and events , members increase their self-confidence and sense of achievement while building relationships and celebrating the success and milestones of others.

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Silver Sneakers

If you’re a group retiree, or part of a Medicare Advantage or Medicare Supplement Health plan, you may already have a SilverSneakers membership. This active adult wellness program is offered to many Medicare plans across the nation.

Verify Your 2018 Benefits

Have you checked with your health plan to see if your SilverSneakers® fitness program benefits have changed for 2018? Call the number on the back of your health plan ID card today!

Silver Rewards

The Silver Rewards Program encourages Silver Sneakers members to attend the Y at least nine times in a month for the opportunity to win great monthly prizes. Through the use of a punch card, members turn in the card monthly for the opportunity to win monthly prizes and the annual grand prize.

Community Partners

  • AARP
  • Alignment Healthcare
  • Aetna/Coventry
  • Agewell Institute
  • Baptist Healthy Living Centers
  • Brookdale
  • Brooks Rehabilitation
  • CarePlus

To learn how you can become a Silver Rewards Sponsor, please contact Claire Watson-Irving, Director of Healthy Living Innovation:  Healthy Aging at 904.265.1795 or email cwatson-irving@fcymca,org

Branch Coordinators

Baptist North Georgette Butler
Barco-Newton Kayla Van Bebber
Brooks Sheri Nash
Dye Clay Kristi Schermerhorn
Flagler Center Jennifer Negron
Johnson Wanetta Sky Newbill
McArthur Karina Gilchrist
Ponte Vedra Erin Dankworth
St Augustine Mary Eldredge
Williams Connie Smith
Winston Fredda Renshaw

Community Resources


Jacksonville Transportation Authority

Seniors age 60 and older ride JTA free upon presentation of a STAR Card or government issued picture ID with birth date.  In St. John’s County, we recommend the Sunshine Bus.

Health Insurance


SHINE is a Free program offered by the Department of Elder Affairs in partnership with ElderSource. Specially-trained volunteers can assist you with your Medicare, Medicaid and health insurance questions by providing one-on-one counseling and information.


Caregiver Coalition

It is a fact that caregiving will impact everyone. Your role may be short-term, long-term or indefinite. Whatever your circumstances, your caregiving journey may be filled with uncertainty. The Caregiver Coalition provides resources and support to help you during this time.


Visit Operation $40K for a listing of national companies that provide discounts for those age 50 and better.

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Mission Statement: To put Christian principles into practice through programs that build healthy spirit, mind and body for all.