Health & Wellness


CARES Senior Health Clinic at the
Claude Pepper Senior Center

6640 Van Buren St. | New Port Richey, FL 34653

Opened Monday - Friday 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

CARES Senior Health Clinic provides limited primary care, disease education, medication management, and health promotion to people who are 55 years and older, low-income, and uninsured. Most of our clients are the working class with nowhere to turn for medical help. The CARES Free Senior Health Clinic is staffed by volunteer medical professionals, and funded through the generosity of private and corporate donors.

To qualify for an appointment, call 727-844-3077.


  • CARES Senior Health Clinic sees over 900 patients annually
  • The core patient population is the working poor
  • Provides medical care, physical exams and limited primary care
  • Monitors chronic disease and medication management
  • Provides health education and promotion to help prevent disease and modify behaviors
  • Offers some medication and insulin provided through the Indegent Drug Porgram (IDP)

CARES Senior Health Clinic offers a number of benefits to our community:

  • Reduces unnecessary hospital stays and overall healthcare costs
  • Closes a gap in access to care for people without the healthcare resources
  • Alleviates demand on local emergency rooms by reducing uninsured patient visits
  • Reduces uncollected hospital debt which is often passed along in higher hospital fees
  • Reduces medical disability claims through education and management of chronic disease

CARES Senior Health and Wellness Expo
15th Annual

Thursday, November 16, 2023 held at:
Hudson First United Methodist Church
13123 US 19, Hudson, FL 34667


  • FREE Health Screenings
  • Flu Shots
  • Meet Health Specialists
  • Equipment & Supplies
  • Community Resources
  • Caregiver Information

If you are a vendor who would like to participate in this popular and well-attended event, call 727-844-3077 for more information.

Proceeds benefit CARES Senior Health Clinic.

- Health Expo Flyer 2023 -

2023 Vendor Registration Form


  • We are always in need of engagement by physicians and health professionals who can spare a few hours per week or month, including specialist referrals willing to help patients with consultation
  • We accept donations of medicine, office supplies, equipment, i.e., wheelchairs, walkers, canes, adaptive devices
  • We appreciate any financial support from individuals and corporate sponsors

Donate now through our PayPal account!

Please specify that your donation is allocated to the CARES Senior Health Clinic.

Our Locations

CARES Rao Musunuru, M.D.
Enrichment & Activity Center

12417 Clock Tower Pkwy. Hudson, FL 34667
Center: 727-862-9291 ext. 2004

CARES Elfers Senior Center

4136 Barker Dr, New Port Richey, FL 34652

CARES Claude Pepper Senior Center

6640 Van Buren St. New Port Richey, FL 34653