Florida Blue River City Market place community specialist Marie Norman serves as a social service professional and health coach. Her position as Community Specialist is to help make life easier, one day at a time. “We help members and non-members achieve better health by connecting them with needed services and resources within the community,’ said Center Director Barry Case, Jr.
Each center throughout Duval county assists seniors with a barrage of services that include: helping with resources to lower the cost of medications; community support resources; food programs; transportation services; financial assistance programs; life planning/advance directives; government programs; housing assistance programs; children & youth services and military & veteran services; health plan literacy; access to care; referrals to mental health facilities/programs and medication savings programs.
Highlighting the services inside the River City marketplace location are the senior activities that include: senior and Mommy and Me yoga, weekend Zumba classes and senior fitness held every Thursday. To participate in a class and for more info call (904) 394-2250.