Senior Friends

The Senior Friends program at Jackson Purchase Medical Center aims to empower people age 50 and older to live healthy, active lives. The program was created to provide seniors with personalized combinations of health information, resources and experiences to improve their health and the overall quality of life.

To join Senior Friends at JPMC, call Janet Miller
at (270) 251-4470.

Local Benefits

Members have a variety of benefits, including:

  • Discounts in the hospital cafeteria
  • Health education seminars featuring physicians and hospital staff
  • Health screenings
  • Private room discount
  • Annual health fair with free screening
  • Social gatherings
  • Local travel opportunities
  • Local Events

Other innovative programs at the JPMC chapter of Senior Friends include:

  • Art classes held every Tuesday from 1-3 pm in Suite 404
  • Digital photography class held every third Wednesday from 10-11 am in the hospital's private dining room
  • Aerobics exercise class held every Monday, Wednesday and Friday from 9-10 am at Northside Baptist Church
  • Senior Friends Singers meet on the third Thursday from 10-11 am to sing and entertain residents of local nursing homes
  • Bowling every first and third Thursday at 12 Noon at Strike Zone