Welcome to the Shepherd’s Center of Orange Park!

We’re thrilled you’ve decided to learn more about us! We’re a senior service and support center for Clay County seniors. We encourage you to explore our website, read our current newsletter, review our classes, check out our upcoming events, and learn more about donating opportunities. Thanks for visiting, we hope to see you soon!

Our Mission

The Shepherd’s Center of Orange Park (SCOOP) has been serving our community for nearly two decades as a non-profit, interfaith organization that improves the quality of life of seniors intellectually, physically, socially and spiritually. Together, we grow, share and make friends while serving the Clay County’s senior community.
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Our Classes

SCOOP’s very successful educational program is attended by hundreds of senior adults from all walks of life. More than 50 class offerings are available each quarter for our seniors at two different Clay County locations: Orange Park and Fleming Island. Come join us – you’re sure to find something you love!
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Our Members

SCOOP is touching lives and making a very positive impact for senior adults. From the physical and mental benefits of exercise to the intellectual stimulation of learning new skills, our members gain a renewed spring in their step and a big smile on their faces.
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Our program wouldn’t exist without our member volunteers. Many of our senior adult members volunteer to help with events, classes, and office duties, giving their time and talents to serve others.

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Our Sincere Thanks

The Shepherd’s Center of Orange Park would like to thank the Teachers, Class Coordinators, Office and Luncheon Volunteers, plus the SCOOP Board and Trustees for all they have given and sacrificed to make SCOOP such a successful and warm-hearted organization. Thank you!

A very special thank you to Community Hospice of Northeast Florida, Humana & First Coast Cardiovascular Institute, and The Windsor for being major sponsors!

Thank you to Orange Park Presbyterian Church which has provided free space for the SCOOP Bridge Class on Tuesdays for many years.

Thank you to Cross+Road Lutheran Church for offering the use of their educational facility at a nominal fee for the second SCOOP location on Fleming Island.