About Us

Our History

In our humble beginnings we provided emergency funds to people suffering in the Great Depression and two World Wars.

A century later our mission is to provide compassionate quality health and social services to individuals and families.

Today, Jewish Family Service of Central New Jersey provides the following services:

  • Kosher Meals on Wheels
  • Door to Door Transportation
  • Family & Individual Counseling
  • Homecare & Home Health Aid Services
  • Community Health Nursing
  • Holocaust Survivor Assistance Program
  • Social Work Case Management
  • Special Needs Caregiver
  • Sibling Support Groups
  • Retired & Seniors Volunteer Program - RSVP
  • Food Pantry
  • Play Therapy
  • Adoption Home Studies
  • Family Life Education
  • Career Assistance
  • Café Europa– Social Programs for Holocaust Survivors
  • Alzheimer’s and Related Dementia Disorders Support programs
  • Caregiver Support Services
  • Emergency Financial Assistance
  • Geriatric Psychiatric Outreach
  • Respite Care
Privacy Policy:

Jewish Family Service of Central New Jersey follows the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA) privacy policy. We are committed to safeguarding our clients' confidential information.

Jewish Family Service of Central New Jersey takes the privacy of our donors very serious. We do not and will never distribute, share, or sell your information. All donor information is kept confidential within JFS.

If you need assistance or special accommodations please contact the JFS office at 908-352-8375.

Our Office Hours:

Monday: 9 AM - 9 PM
Tuesday: 9 AM - 9 PM
Wednesday: 9 AM - 5 PM
Thursday: 9 AM - 5 PM
Friday: 9 AM - 4 PM

Our Address:

Main Office: 655 Westfield Avenue, Elizabeth, NJ 07208

Branch Office: Mountainside, NJ

Please click here for directions