The Division of Senior Citizens Activities provides information and referrals to senior citizens of Union, 60 or older. Identification cards required to obtain discounts, transportation and assistance in procuring social services, financial or medical aid are available.
The Senior Center has facilities for group meetings, classrooms for adult education courses, a library, cable TV, recreation equipment and socialization. Areas are set up for club meetings, several of which are held between 9 a.m. and 2 p.m.
- Ehrhart Gardens, 100 Francis Court - 908.688.0565
- J.T. Schaefer Gardens, 35 W Sumer Avenue - 908.964.9343
- Nora Gardens, 1775 Burnet Avenue - 908.686.9100
- Putnam House, 255 Tucker Avenue - 908.964.7059
For general information on senior programs and services within union county call the Union County Division of Aging at 908-527-4869 or 1-888-280-8226.
Senior Identification Card
To join the Senior Center stop by the office to enroll. You must provide a proof of residency, proof of age and the completed membership form. View the form.