UNION COUNTY DEPARTMENT OF HUMAN SERVICES
DIVISION ON AGING

Frequently Called Numbers

OrganizationPhone Number
Adult Protective Services1-908-497-3902
American Association of Retired Persons (AARP) – In New
Jersey
1-866-542-8165
Consumer Affairs, Union County Division of1-888-687-2277
Disabled, Union County Office for the1-908-654-9840
Hispanic Services1-908-527-4807
Home Energy Assistance Program (HEAP a/k/a LIHEAP)1-908-497-3950
Homeless Emergency Services (For Homeless Individuals / Families , or Victim s of Domestic Violence)1-908-351-7727
Eastern Union County YWCA1-908-355-4357
Plainfield Area YMCA1-908-756-6060
Plainfield Area YWCA Women’s Center1-908-756-3500
Medicaid / District Office1-732-499-5700
Medicare1-800-633-4227
Nursing Home Information1-908-497-3950
Office of the Public Guardian for Elderly Adults1-609-341-5555
Ombudsman for the Institutionalized Elderly1-609-943-4026
Elderly Abuse Hotline1-877-582-6995
Parks and Recreation, Union County Dept of1-908-527-4900
Passport Information - Elizabeth1-908-527-4968
Passport Information - Westfield1-908-654-9859
Psychiatric Emergency Services Hotline1-908-668-2599
Social Security/Medicare (7 am – 7 pm)1-800-772-1213
State Health Insurance Program (SHIP)1-908-273-6999
State Health & Senior Services1-800-367-6543
Transportation for Seniors
(Union County Paratransit System /Reservations
1-908-241-8300
UNION COUNTY DIVISION ON AGING - Toll Free1-888-280-8226