FAQ’s

Who qualifies for services at Senior Friendship Health Center?

Collier County residents who are 50 years of age or older and fall within 300% of the Federal Poverty Guidelines. Individuals are required to complete an application to qualify and will be contacted to schedule an appointment to establish care. Senior Friendship Health Center participates with Medicare and Medicaid. (Would like to have a link to an application here).

Is Senior Friendship Health Center a walk in or urgent care facility?

No, Senior Friendship Health Center is not a walk-in clinic or urgent care. We provide primary, specialty and dental care via scheduled appointments and for regular health maintenance. Patients who are experiencing acute or emergency symptoms will be referred to the nearest emergency department for treatment.

Is Senior Friendship Health Center a free clinic?

Senior Friendship Health Center is not a free clinic. We provide services on a sliding scale based on household income and dictated by the Collier County Department of Health. Patients are expected to pay at time of service.

Who provides the care at Senior Friendship Health Center?

Senior Friendship Health Center is staffed with volunteer physicians, dentists, nurses, medical and dental assistants, and clerical individuals.

What are the hours of operation?

Senior Friendship Health Center is open Monday – Thursday from 8a-4p.