At the Y, members experience a strong sense of belonging through a network of friends, and discover purpose through group exercise classes, educational series and cause driven volunteer programs.
Join us and increase your self-confidence and sense of achievement while building relationships and celebrating milestones with others.
HEALTHY AGING PROGRAMS
No Cost Y Membership
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 by many Medicare plans across the nation. If you are eligible for SilverSneakers you can use any YMCA at no cost, and take advantage of all the services a standard membership covers, not just SilverSneakers classes!
Check your eligibility at https://www.silversneakers.com/join-in/.
No Cost Y Membership
Renew Active provides eligible members with access to any YMCA at no cost. Plan holders of eligible Medicare Advantage Plans and Supplement Plans insured by United Healthcare Insurance can use the Renew Active program. Eligible members can use all the services that are part of a standard Y membership. To find out if you’re eligible, call your health plan’s Customer Service Toll-Free number. The telephone number is on the back of your member ID card.
To learn more, visit https://www.myrenewactive.com
- Alzheimer’s Association
- Baptist Healthy Living Centers
- Baptist AgeWell Institute
- Brooks Rehabilitation
- Community Hospice & Palliative Care
- Dedicated Senior Medical Center
- Elder Source
- Florida Blue
- Jacksonville Jaguars
- Millennium Physician Group
- Publix Aprons Cooking School
- University of North Florida-Continuing Education
To learn how you can become a Healthy Aging Program Sponsor please contact mYhealth@fcymca.org
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. Johns County, we recommend the Sunshine Bus.
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.
Register Online for 50 & Better Programs
First Coast Y 50 & Better Facebook Page