About Us

A Legacy of Serving …

The Parker Family Health Center is a volunteer-based, free health care facility where Monmouth County residents without medical insurance or the ability to pay can be cared for with the same level of dignity and confidentiality afforded in the private sector. The focus is on primary health care, emphasizing disease prevention, health promotion and patient education in an easily accessible facility…read more

NJ Commission for the Blind and Visually Impaired Visits Parker

The NJ Department of Human Services, Commission for the Blind and Visually Impaired, Project B.E.S.T. (Better Eye-health Services and Treatment),  and The Parker Family Health Center co-sponsored an event for free eye and blood pressure screenings on Thursday September 28, 2017. The team of medical professionals saw over 60 patients, primarily those with diabetes.

The patients who registered for this free event were referred from a variety of local health agencies and hospitals, including Jersey Shore Medical Center and VNA Health Group. Mary Nicosia, APN, Clinic Director, stated “We are pleased to collaborate with CBVI on this event, and to provide this free screening to Monmouth County residents who are unable to pay or do not have access to eye screenings. It’s all about prevention.”  …read more

 

Parker Family Health Center’s Annual Holiday Luncheon

How wonderful for the Parker Family Health Center staff, volunteers and Board members when they were invited to hold their annual holiday luncheon gratis at Europa Grill in Shrewsbury! Twenty-three people attended as guests of Europa’s hospitable owners Joe Arena and Marcela Fernandez. The food, service and atmosphere were fabulous, and delicious dishes just kept coming to the table, piping hot on a cold winter day! The Parker team was warmly welcomed with much gratitude from the restaurateurs for providing comprehensive medical care to Monmouth County residents in need…read more

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