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Sunshine Senior Center

Sunshine Senior Center


Sunset Avenue Cafe


Hours of operation

8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
8:00 AM - 4:00 PM

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Campus Amenities

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Sunshine Senior Center
Mirror Lake Park
Sunshine Center Fitness Center

Rental Information

  • Auditorium
  • Banyan Room
  • Langer Hall & Kitchen
  • Exercise Room
  • Pelican Room
  • Conference Room

Information and Programming

The Sunshine Center is a nationally accredited multiservice center where seniors gather for support, socialization, fitness and other services provided for older people. The resources and activities available at this center help many older people remain a vital part of their communities. The center provides a welcoming environment for all seniors in the community interested in taking part in the group atmosphere.

It’s the Sunshine Center’s mission to celebrate aging by partnering with the community to provide creative programming, advocacy and resources that promote vitality, independence and wellness for adults ages 55 or better.

The center is dedicated to enriching the lives of older adults, providing a place where they can find a community of peers to socialize, learn together, enhance their well-being, access resources and find support. It’s a place with classes, activities and services designed specifically for older adults.

At the center, older adults and the community at large can access multiple services all in one place, including health, fitness, and wellness programs; educational and enrichment classes; social and recreational activities; volunteer and civic engagement opportunities; information and assistance to help navigate the maze of services; access to social services and support; benefits counseling, including help with Medicare; support groups; financial assistance; meals and nutrition programs; transportation services.

  • + Programs offered at the Center

    - Community Meetings (CONA, Neighborhood Associations)
    - Sunset Cafe - Breakfast & Lunch
    - Resale & Sundry Shop
    - Volunteer Program
    - Friends of the Sunshine Center - Contact 727-821-2323 for more information
    - Sponsorships
    - Donations & Planned Giving

  • + Services offered at the Center

    - Information and Referral
    - Notary Service
    - Fee Waiver Program
    - Serving Health Insurance Needs of Elders (SHINE)
    - Health screening
    - Room rentals

  • + Agencies at the Center

    - Commission on Aging
    - Neighborly Care Network Meals on Wheels
    - Neighborly Care Network Congregate Dining
    - Lion's Club Eye Clinic Referral
    - Kids and Kubs 3/4 Century Softball Club
    - Elder Law Programs & Services
    - St. Petersburg International Folk Fair Society (SPIFFS)
    - Moore Medicare Options
    - Guardian Group Services

  • + Events and Activities at the Center

    - Health and Wellness Fairs
    - Health & Educational Seminars
    - Fitness Center and activities
    - Congregate Dining
    - Consumer awareness seminars
    - Computer Lab and workshops
    - Indoor activities, including cards, games, crafts, dances and more
    - Arranged outings to lunch, concerts and day & overnight trips
    - Senior Hall of Fame

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