St. Lucie West Resources

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    Medical Connections Specific to St. Lucie West 10 Mile PMA

    Martin Emergency Center at St. Lucie West
    1095 NW St. Lucie West Blvd.
    Port St. Lucie, FL 34986
    772.278.5585
    https://www.martinhealth.org/emergency-service-er-locations

    The Martin Emergency Center at St. Lucie West is a free-standing center that provides access to critical medical care services to residents of west Port St. Lucie. The emergency center is open seven days a week, 24 hours a day, but does not provide inpatient beds. It is staffed and equipped to handle many of the same emergencies a hospital would, though patients with more severe injuries or ailments are taken to appropriate facilities. Patients requiring inpatient admission are transported by ambulance to a hospital.

    Martin Family Care – St. Lucie West
    1095 NW St. Lucie West Blvd.
    Port St. Lucie, FL 34986

    Martin Family Care – Tiffany
    1651 SE Tiffany Ave.
    Port St. Lucie, FL 34952
    https://www.martinhealth.org/martin-health-primary-care-express

    Martin Health System offers an alternative to an emergency department for common minor conditions that can be diagnosed and treated in the office setting. Medical services are provided in these offices by nurse practitioners and physician assistants who can diagnose, treat and write prescriptions for common illnesses.

    Tradition Medical Center
    10000 SW Innovation Way
    Port St Lucie, FL 34987
    772.345.8100
    https://www.martinhealth.org/mhs-tradition-medical-center

    The state-of-the-art acute care facility is conveniently located on the Tradition Center for Innovation campus at the southwest corner of Tradition Boulevard and Interstate 95 in Port St Lucie.

    St. Lucie Medical Center Emergency Room at Darwin Square
    3275 SW Darwin Blvd.
    Port St. Lucie, FL 34953
    772.807.4840
    http://stluciemed.com/service/er-darwin-square

    The new St. Lucie Medical Center Emergency Room at Darwin Square is equipped to handle emergency situations and built with special consideration for pediatric and geriatric patients and their families. It includes:

    St. Lucie Medical Center
    1800 SE Tiffany Ave.
    St. Lucie, FL 34952
    772.335.4000
    www.stluciemed.com

    St. Lucie Medical Center is a 229-bed hospital and is a Certified Primary Stroke Center and the Chest Pain accredited facility on the Treasure Coast. The hospital offers a full range of acute care services including:

    Port St. Lucie Hospital
    2250 SE Walton Road
    Port St. Lucie, FL 34952
    772.337.3327
    www.portstluciehospitalinc.com

    Port St. Lucie Hospital is a 75-bed private behavioral healthcare facility, offering both inpatient and outpatient therapy services to patients. The hospital offers psychological wellness programs including:

    • Adult psychiatric program
    • Dual-diagnosis unit for co-occurring disorders
    • Senior-focused program to meet the needs of patients 60 years of age and older

    The hospital offers 24 hour mental health services provided by licensed professionals in various disciplines. The hospital also offers the traditional 28 day inpatient treatment program for patients with chemical dependency issues. Self-pay and Medicare clients are welcome.

    East Central Florida Memory Disorder Clinic
    3661 S. Babcock Street
    Melbourne, FL 32901
    321.434.7612
    http://www.ecfmdc.org

    The East Central Florida Memory Disorder Clinic is the sixth of 15 state designated memory clinic statewide. The clinic is a collaborative effort between Health First Aging Institute and the Florida Institute of Technology School of Psychology.

  • Spiritual Connections Specific to St. Lucie West 10 Mile PMA

    St. Bernadette Catholic Church
    350 NW California Blvd.
    Port St. Lucie, FL 34986
    772.336.9956
    http://stbernadetteslw.org

    St. Bernadette Catholic Church is an active, growing parish of 2,800 families and the youngest in their diocese of Palm Peach. They occupy an 18 acre site and in 2010 dedicated their new permanent church and Family Life Center. The church welcomes everyone with the warmth and love of Christ.

    Temple Beth El Israel
    551 SW Bethany Drive
    Port St. Lucie, FL 34986
    772.336.2424
    http://templebethelisrael.org

    Temple Beth El Israel has a large sanctuary, a social hall, a commercial kitchen, and a religious school. It serves as a viable center for the spiritual, cultural, educational and social elements associated with Judaism.

    Grace Family Church
    6300 W Torino Pkwy
    Port St Lucie, FL 34986
    772.878.2040
    www.gracepsl.org

    Grace Family Church has an active seniors group called the Primetimers. The group exists to connect and mobilize seniors for the encouragement of the next generation. Primetimers meets monthly for a fellowship meal and mutual encouragement. They also participate in regular group outings.

  • Exercise and Fitness Programs Specific to St. Lucie West 10 Mile PMA

    Port St. Lucie Community Center
    2195 SE Airoso Blvd.
    Port St. Lucie, FL 34984
    772.873.6432
    http://www.cityofpsl.com/parks-recreation/parks/port-st-lucie-community-center.html

    The community center offers the following exercise classes every week:

    • Zumba Gold
    • Silver Sneakers Yoga Stretch
    • Relaxation Yoga
    • Senior Fit
    • Chair Yoga

    Humana Fitness and Wellness Center
    Port St. Lucie Civic Center
    9221 SE Civic Center Place
    Port St. Lucie, FL 34952
    772.204.7101 or 772. 807.4499
    http://www.cityofpsl.com/civic/index.html

    The Civic Center offers the following exercise options for seniors:

    • Pickleball
    • Senior Fitness
    • Zumba Gold
    • Gentle Yoga
    • Chair Yoga

    Council on Aging of St. Lucie
    2501 SW Bayshore Blvd.
    Port St. Lucie, FL 34984
    772.336.8608
    www.coasl.com

    The Council on Aging of St. Lucie, Inc. focuses on seniors keeping physically active. The COASL offers both Line Dancing and Sittercise every week.

    Senior Softball Leagues
    Les Willard
    519.281.0987
    containman@aol.com

    Senior Softball leagues play at Lyngate Park. 60+ slow pitch softball runs from September to December and January to May. Registration is in August and December.

    Oxbow Eco-Center
    5400 NE St. James Drive
    Port St. Lucie, FL 34983
    772.785-5833
    oxbow@stlucieeco.org

    The Oxbow Eco-Center is an environmental learning center located on a 225-acre preserve on the North Fork of the St. Lucie River.

  • Support Groups Specific to St. Lucie West 10 Mile PMA

    Please call for group meeting times.

    Alzheimer’s Association, Southeast Florida Chapter
    Port St. Lucie, 34952
    800.272.3900

    This group is an early stage group and includes congruent patient and caregiver sessions.

    Alzheimer’s Support Group
    The Palms of St. Lucie West
    501 NW Cashmere Blvd.
    Port St. Lucie, 34986
    772.344.7441

    Alzheimer’s Community Care
    First Congregational Church
    Weyland Hall
    2401 SE Sidonia St.
    Port St. Lucie, FL 34952
    772.336.2573

    Safe Return Bracelets: Registration for Alzheimer’s
    Morningside Library
    2410 SE Morningside Blvd.
    Port St. Lucie, FL 34952
    772.979.0058

    Safe Return Bracelets: Registration for Alzheimer’s Patients
    Council on Aging of St Lucie County
    2501 SW Bayshore Blvd. 34984
    772.336.8608

    Safe Return Bracelets: Registration for Alzheimer’s Patients
    Port St. Lucie City Hall
    121 SW Port St. Lucie Blvd.
    Port St. Lucie, FL
    772.871.5225

    Look Good…Feel Better
    St. Lucie Medical Center
    1801 SE Tiffany Ave.
    Port St. Lucie, FL 34952
    800.227.9954

    This support group is for active cancer patients to combat the appearance-related effects of cancer.

    Man to Man American Cancer Society
    Sunlight Community Church
    477 SW Cashmere Blvd.
    Port St. Lucie, FL 34986
    772.871.6457

    This is a group for the newly diagnosed and survivors with prostate cancer.

    Al-Anon: New Beginnings
    St. Elizabeth Ann Seton Church
    CCD Center
    930 SW Tunis Ave.
    Port St. Lucie, FL 34953
    772.344.3809

    Alcoholics Anonymous
    Bayshore Club
    7123 S US 1
    Port St. Lucie, FL 34953
    772.873.9299

    Take off Pounds Sensibly
    Council on Aging of St. Lucie County
    2501 SW Bayshore Blvd.
    Port St. Lucie, FL 34984
    772.344.3589

    Treasure Coast Chapter of the Hearing Loss Association
    DHHS Office
    Fountain Plaza
    10016 S. Federal Highway
    Port St. Lucie, FL
    34952
    noisegone@treasurecoastflhlaa.com

    Lupus Wings Network Meeting
    574 SW Lucero Drive
    Port St. Lucie, FL 34983
    772.530.9462

    Multiple Sclerosis Support Group
    Port St. Lucie Community Center
    2195 SE Airoso Blvd.
    Port St. Lucie, FL 34984
    772.342.2797M

    Port St. Lucie Medical Center Stroke Support Group
    Brighton Gardens
    1699 SE Lyngate Drive
    Port St. Lucie, FL 34952
    772.337.2408

    S.T.O.P. Stroke Society
    PGA Golf Club
    1916 Perfect Drive
    St. Lucie West, FL 34986
    800.382.3522

    General Caregiver Group
    Clubhouse at the Cascades
    Cascades at St. Lucie West
    Port St. Lucie, FL 34986
    561.209.6124

  • Veterans Resources Specific to St. Lucie West 10 Mile PMA

    St. Lucie County Veteran Services
    Dorothy J. Conrad Building
    1664 SE Walton Road, Suite 205
    Port St. Lucie, FL 34952
    772.337.5670
    http://www.stlucieco.gov/departments-services/a-z/community-services/veteran-services

    You may be eligible for VA benefits if you are:

    • A veteran
    • A veteran’s dependent
    • A surviving spouse or child of a deceased veteran
    • An Active Duty Service Member

    The Veterans Service Division can assist you with:

    • Service connected compensation
    • Non-service connected pension
    • Health care
    • Education
    • Home loan guarantees
    • Burial benefits
    • Dependent/survivors benefits
    • Lost military records/application to request DD214
    • Property tax exemptions
    • Transportation to your scheduled West Palm Beach VA Medical Center appointments

    St. Lucie County PTSD Clinical Team Outpatient Program
    126 SW Chamber Court
    Port St. Lucie, FL 34986
    772.878.7876

    The St. Lucie PTSD Clinical Team is a specialized treatment program for Veterans who are having difficulty coping with the effects of combat while in the military.

    Fort Pierce Community Based Outpatient Clinic
    1901 South 25th Street, Suite 103
    Fort Pierce, FL 34947
    772.595.5150

    West Palm Beach VA Medical Center
    7305 North Military Trail
    West Palm Beach, FL 34410
    561.422.8262 or toll free 800.972.8262
    http://www.westpalmbeach.va.gov

    The West Palm Beach VA Medical Center is a general medical, psychiatric and surgical facility. It is a teaching hospital, providing a full range of patient care services, with state-of-the-art technology as well as education and limited research. Comprehensive healthcare is provided through primary care and long-term care in the areas of:

    • Dentistry
    • Extended care
    • Medicine
    • Neurology
    • Oncology
    • Pharmacy
    • Physical medicine
    • Psychiatry
    • Rehabilitation
    • Surgery

    The West Palm Beach VA Medical Center operates a Blind Rehabilitation Center which is the referral center for blind and visually impaired veterans from throughout the state of Florida.

  • Services Specific to St. Lucie West 10 Mile PMA

    Council on Aging of St Lucie
    2501 SW Bayshore Blvd.
    Port St. Lucie, FL 34984
    772.336.8608
    http://www.coasl.com

    The Council on Aging of St. Lucie is a non-profit organization providing services to the seniors of St. Lucie County. COASL is sponsored by State of Florida Department of Elder Affairs (DOEA) and the Area Agency on Aging. All residents of St. Lucie County, Florida, age 60 and older, are eligible to use the services provided by the Council on Aging.

    Homemaking Services

    Homemaking provides light housekeeping to assist our seniors in maintaining a standard of cleanliness in their homes. Services consist of:

    • Housekeeping
    • Meal planning
    • Meal preparation
    • Shopping assistance
    • Routine household activities by a trained homemaker

    Nutrition

    Congregate dining is offered at the Council on Aging in Port St. Lucie for those who have registered.

    Meals on Wheels is a volunteer staffed program that helps distribute the same nutritious meals to the home-bound.

    COASL also offers:

    • Computer classes
    • Driving courses
    • Bingo
    • Ceramics workshops
    • Excursions
    • Line dancing
    • Lectures

    Port St. Lucie Community Center
    2195 SE Airoso Blvd.
    Port St. Lucie, FL 34984
    772.873.6432
    http://www.cityofpsl.com/parks-recreation/parks/port-st-lucie-community-center.html

  • Areas of Interest Specific to St. Lucie West 10 Mile PMA

    New York Mets Spring Training
    525 NW Peacock Blvd.
    Port St. Lucie, FL 34986
    772.871.2115
    http://newyork.mets.mlb.com/spring_training/ballpark.jsp?c_id=nym

    Port St. Lucie is home to the New York Mets Spring Training, the St. Lucie Mets Minor League Team and all the New York Mets Minor League operations. The main stadium, Tradition Field, has a seating capacity of 7,000.

    PGA Gallery at PGA Golf Club
    1916 Perfect Drive
    Port St. Lucie, FL 34986
    800.800.4653
    http://www.pgavillage.com

    View highlights and artifacts of the PGA Championship, the Ryder Cup, and golf’s four major championship trophies, along with those of legendary Walter Hagen. In addition, a historical timeline enables visitors to learn more about the growth of the PGA of America. The PGA Gallery is the PGA of America’s interactive year-round showcase.

    Oxbow Eco-Center
    5400 NE St. James Drive
    Port St. Lucie, FL 34983
    772.785.5833
    http://www.stlucieco.gov/departments-services/a-z/oxbow-eco-center

    The Oxbow Eco-Center is an environmental learning center located on a 225-acre preserve on the North Fork of the St. Lucie River. The preserve at the “Oxbow” is a living laboratory, offering year-round educational programs on a variety of nature-related subjects.

    Port St. Lucie Botanical Gardens
    2410 SE Westmoreland Blvd.
    Port St. Lucie, FL, 34952
    772.337.1959
    http://www.pslbotanicalgardens.org

    The Port St. Lucie Botanical Gardens features 11 different gardens and feature special events every year including performances by the Fort Pierce Jazz & Blues Society.

    City of Port St. Lucie, Florida
    121 SW Port St. Lucie Blvd.
    Port St. Lucie, FL 34984
    772.871.5225
    http://www.cityofpsl.com/parks-recreation/special-events.html

    The City of Port St. Lucie offers special events throughout the community. Please see link above.

    St. Lucie County Regional History Center
    414 Seaway Drive
    Fort Pierce, FL 34949
    772.462.1795
    http://www.stlucieco.gov/about/st-lucie-county-history

    Overlooking the Indian River in Museum Point Park, the Regional History Center offers a glimpse at the foundation of St. Lucie County.

    St. Lucie County Aquarium
    420 Seaway Drive
    Fort Pierce, FL 34949
    772.462.3474

    Created and managed through a partnership between the St. Lucie County Board of County Commissioners and the Smithsonian Marine Station in Fort Pierce, this 5,000-square foot facility features more than 8,000 gallons of marine life.