W.O.R.D Table of Contents

THE ARTS
Arts Link - The Westfield Arts Commission
Barbershop Harmony Society
Chansonettes of Westfield
Choral Art Society
Junior Musical Club of Westfield
Musical Club of Westfield
New Jersey Field Music
New Jersey Workshop for the Arts
New Jersey Youth Symphony
Oratorio Singers
Rahway Valley Jerseyaires Barbershop Chorus
Westfield Art Association, Inc.
Westfield Coalition for the Arts
Westfield Community Band
Westfield Community Players
Westfield Men's Glee Club
Westfield Symphony Orchestra
Westfield Young Actors Cooperative Theatre (WYACT)

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CLUBS AND ORGANIZATIONS
American Association of Retired Persons (AARP)
American Legion Post No. 3
Chamber of Commerce, Westfield Area
College Men’s Club of Westfield
College Woman’s Club of Westfield
Concerned African-American Parents
Daughters of the American Revolution (DAR)
Downtown Westfield Corporation
Education Fund of Westfield
Elks Club of Mountainside 
First Night Westfield
Friends of Mindowaskin Park
Friends of the Westfield Memorial Library
Garden Club of Westfield
Genealogical Society of the West Fields
Italian-American Club of Westfield
Jaycees of Westfield
Junior Achievement of Union County, Inc.
Junior League of Elizabeth-Plainfield, Inc.
Junior Woman’s Club of Westfield
Kiwanis Club of Westfield
Knights of Columbus
La Leche League
League of Women Voters
Lions Club of Westfield
Masons, Royal Arch – Corinthian Chapter
Miller Cory House Association
Neumann Foundation
Newcomers Club of Westfield
Old Guard of Westfield
Optimist Club of Westfield
Panhellenic Association, Westfield Area
Parkinson Support Group in Westfield
PEO (Philanthropic Educational Organization)
Questers
Rake and Hoe Garden Club
Retired Senior Volunteer Program of Union County (RSVP)
Rotary Club of Westfield
Sons of the American Revolution (SAR)
Soroptimist Club
Toastmasters Club
Veterans of Foreign Wars
Vietnam Veterans of America – 688
Welcome Wagon of Westfield
Westfield Chess Club
Westfield Democratic Committee/Club
Westfield Fencing Club
Westfield Foundation
Westfield Historical Society
Westfield Republican Club
Westfield School Boosters
Westfield Service League
Westfield Stamp Club
Westfield Synchronized Swim Team
Westfield Town Republican Committee
Westfield UNICO
Westfield Weaver’s Guild
Women’s Club of Westfield
Y’s Men’s Club of Westfield

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EDUCATION

WESTFIELD PUBLIC SCHOOLS
Superintendent of Schools
Edison Intermediate School
Franklin School
Jefferson School
McKinley School
Roosevelt Intermediate School
Tamaques School
Washington School
Westfield High School
Wilson School
NURSERY SCHOOLS, PRE-SCHOOLS & CHILD CARE
Christopher Academy
Holy Trinity School
Kinderprep
Mother's Morning Out
Precious People Early Learning Center
Presbyterian Nursery School
Redeemer Lutheran Nursery School
St. Paul’s Day School
Temple Emanu-El Nursery School
Time Out for Parents
Wesley Hall Nursery School
Westfield Cooperative Nursery School
Westfield Day Care Center
Westfield Infant Toddler Day Care Center
Westfield Pre-School Handicapped Program
Westfield Y Child Care
OTHER EDUCATIONAL INSTITUTIONS
Kean University
L.I.F.E. Center (Learning is Forever)
Rutgers Cooperative Extension of Union County
Union County College
Union County Vocational-Technical School
Westfield Adult School

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GOVERNMENT (LOCAL)

WESTFIELD MUNICIPAL BUILDING
Health Department
Human Services Department
Mayor/Town Council
Municipal Court & Violations Bureau
Police Department
Recreation Department
Tax Assessor
Tax Collector
Town Administrator
Town Attorney
Town Clerk

    PUBLIC WORKS DEPARTMENT 
            Administration
            Building Inspections
            Engineering
            Maintenance & Construction
            Planning Board
            Zoning

Westfield Memorial Library
Fire Department
Westfield Conservation Center
 

GOVERNMENT  - COUNTY, STATE and FEDERAL

    UNION COUNTY
        Union County Board of Chosen Freeholders
        Union County Clerk
        Union County Passport Office

    STATE OF NEW JERSEY
        NJ Motor Vehicle Department

    FEDERAL
        Internal Revenue Service
        United States Post Office
 

HOSPITALS                                     (return to W.O.R.D. home page)

Children’s Specialized Hospital
Elizabeth General Medical Center
Kessler Institute for Rehabilitation
Muhlenberg Regional Medical Ctr.
Overlook Hospital
Rahway Hospital
Runnells Specialized Hospital
St. Barnabas Medical Center
St. Elizabeth Hospital
Union Hospital
 

HUMAN SERVICES                         (return to W.O.R.D. home page)

American Red Cross, Westfield/Mountainside Chapter
ARC of Union County (Assn. Of Retarded Citizens) 
Boy Scouts of America – Watchung Area Council
Cancer Hope Network (formerly CHEMOcare)
Catholic Community Services
Center for Hope Hospice
Cerebral Palsy League of Union County
Children’s Specialized Hospital
Community Access Unlimited
Contact We Care
Counseling Centers for Human Development, Inc.
Elizabeth Coalition to House the Homeless
Girl Scouts – Washington Rock Council 
Hearing Society
Holy Trinity Food Pantry
Interfaith Council for the Homeless of Union County
Jewish Community Center of Central New Jersey 
Jewish Family Service Agency
Literacy Volunteers of America – Union County Affiliate
Make-A-Wish Foundation of New Jersey
Mental Health Association
Mobile Meals of Westfield
Mother’s Center of Central New Jersey, Inc.
New Jersey Connect, Inc. (NJC)
Patient Care, Inc.
Paul Jackson Fund
Planned Parenthood of Greater Northern NJ (Elizabeth office)
Rabbinical Center
St. Joseph’s Social Services
Statewide Parent Advocacy Network (SPAN)
Union County Legal Services Corp.
Union County Psychiatric Clinic (UCPC) Behavioral Healthcare
Union County Rape Crisis Center
United Fund of Westfield
Visiting Health Service 
Visiting Nurse Service System
Westfield Alliance for Prevention of Alcohol & Drug Abuse (PANDA)
Westfield Community Center
Westfield Department of Human Services
Westfield Neighborhood Council
Westfield Volunteer Rescue Squad
Westfield “Y”
Women for Women of Union County
Youth & Family Counseling Service
 

PLACES OF WORSHIP                            (return to W.O.R.D. home page)

Bethel Baptist Church
Christadelphian Chapel 
Echo Lake Church of Christ
First Baptist Church
First Church of Christ, Scientist
First Congregational Church
First United Methodist Church
Grace Orthodox Presbyterian Church
Holy Trinity Greek Orthodox Church
Holy Trinity Roman Catholic Church
Presbyterian Church of Westfield
Redeemer Lutheran Church
St. Helen’s Roman Catholic Church
St. Luke’s A.M.E. Zion Church
St. Paul’s Episcopal Church
Temple Emanu-El
 

RECREATION                                                     (return to W.O.R.D. home page)

ATHLETIC LEAGUES
GOLF COURSES
PARKS
POOLS 
TENNIS
OTHER
TOWN OF WESTFIELD RECREATION
 

SENIOR CITIZENS SERVICES              (return to W.O.R.D. home page)

ADULT DAY CARE
    Engel Senior Day Care Center (Social)
    Muhlenberg Regional Medical Center (Medical)
    Spend-A-Day (Social and Alzheimer’s Day Care)/SAGE, Inc.
    Westfield Community Center (Social and Alzheimer’s Day Care)
    Wise Center (Social and Alzheimer’s Day Care)

FINANCIAL ASSISTANCE
    Community Health Law Project  (Friend/Advocate)
    Department of Human Services, Town of Westfield
    Home Energy Assistance Program
    Lifeline Program
    Pharmaceutical Assistance Plan
    Social Security Administration  
    Tax-Aid Program, Union County
    Union Co. Div. of Social Services

HOME CARE
    Atlantic Home Care
    Jewish Family Service Agency
    Muhlenberg Home Care
    Patient Care, Inc.
    Statewide Respite Care Program
    Visiting Health Service
    Visiting Home Care
    Visiting Nurse Service System

HOME REPAIRS/HANDYMAN
    Home Repair Program, Senior Citizens
    American Red Cross – Westfield/Mountainside Chapter

HOSPICE PROGRAMS
    Atlantic Hospice Care
    Center for Hope Hospice, Inc.
    Muhlenberg Regional Medical Center – Hospice
    Overlook Hospital Hospice
    Rahway Hospital – Hospice
    Visiting Nurse Service System Hospice

HOUSING, ASSISTED LIVING, NURSING HOME INFORMATION

    Housing:
        First Westfield Senior Citizen Housing Corp.
        Second Westfield Senior Citizen Housing Corp.

    Assisted Living Facilities:
        Brighton Gardens Marriott
        Senior Quarters
        Sunrise of Westfield
        The Chelsea at Fanwood

    Nursing Home Information:
        Ombudsman for the Institutionalized Elderly
        Senior Adult Frail Elderly Center (SAFE)

    Other:
        Rental Assistance
        Shared Housing – Alternate Family Care
        Shared Housing – Community Access

LEGAL ASSISTANCE
    Community Health Law Project
    Friend Advocate Program
    Legal Services Corporation, Union County

MEDICAL INSURANCE AND HEALTH CARE PROGRAM RESOURCES
    Catholic Community Services
    CHIME (Counseling Health Insurance for Medicare Enrollees)
    Medicaid District Office
    Medicare Social Security Office
    Union County Division on Aging
    Union County Office of the Disabled

NUTRITION PROGRAMS
    Holy Trinity Food Pantry
    Jewish Community Center (Kosher Site)
    Meals on Wheels, Inc. (Home Delivery)
    Mobile Meals of Westfield, Inc.
    Westfield Community Center

SENIOR CITIZENS ORGANIZATIONS AND PROGRAMS
    American Association of Retired Persons (AARP)
    Old Guard of Westfield
    Older Women’s League (OWL)
    Senior Citizens Council of Union County, NJ, Inc.
    Senior Food Shopping Service
    Union County Office of the Disabled
    Westfield Community Center
    Westfield “Y”

ADDITIONAL TELEPHONE NUMBERS

TRANSPORTATION                             (return to W.O.R.D. home page)
    N. J. TRANSIT
    BUS SERVICES
    RAIL SERVICES
    OTHER  - AREA AIRPORTS and other information
 

WESTFIELD WEBSITES