CHILD HEALTH CONFERENCE SHARED SERVICE
Township of Washington / Hillsdale
The Child Health Conference provides well child services at no cost to children and adolescents who are uninsured or under-insured. Services available at the Child Health Conference include:
- Physical exams for children from birth to six years old
- Immunizations for vaccine preventable diseases from birth to 19 years old
- Blood tests to check for anemia and lead poisoning
- Screening tests to check for speech, hearing and/or vision problems
All services are provided by a pediatrician and registered nurse. The Hillsdale Child Health Conference is held on the 4th Wednesday of every month, from 10:00 am - 1:00 pm, in the nurse's office at Hillsdale Borough Hall. Appointments are necessary. To schedule an appointment for your child, contact the Hillsdale Public Health Nurse, Marguerite Deppert, at 201-666-4800 ext. 1528.
SENIOR & DISABLED SERVICE
Meals on Wheels
- Senior citizens or disabled people who are interested may call 201-358-0050 or visit PVMealsonWheels
for more information.
Bergen County Department of Human Services
Division of Senior Services
One Bergen County Plaza 2nd Floor
Hackensack, NJ 07601
Bergen County has an online database of senior-service providers operating in Bergen County. The database of approximately 400 providers allows senior citizens and their families to quickly identify available services and contact individual departments and organizations. This site is available by visiting http://www.co.bergen.nj.us/seniors1/KeyServicesGuide.pdf
For a resource listing of Senior Services also available from the Bergen County Division of Senior Services, click here.
LOCAL FOOD PANTRIES
THE HELPING HAND FOOD PANTRY services the towns of Emerson, Hillsdale, Oradell, Montvale, Washington Twp, Westwood and Woodcliff Lake. If you are experiencing financial difficulties and live in one of those towns, they are located in the Hillsdale United Methodist Church at 349 Hillsdale Ave in Hillsdale. They do not verify income, but do require confirmation of residency to be served.
Hillsdale United Methodist Church
349 Hillsdale Ave., Hillsdale
Hours: Mondays - 5:30PM - 7:00PM
1st Sat of every month 9:00AM - 10:30AM
THE TRI-BORO FOOD PANTY - Every year, the Tri-Boro Food Pantry serves over 100 families made up of over 345 children and adults. We are known throughout the Pascack Valley as a place where hungry people are fed. From soup to cereal, eggs to milk, diapers to dish soap, this food pantry is committed to helping people live. That’s why families from Ramsey, Pearl River, and Emerson come to us. But hunger isn’t something that only happens in other places. Over 90% of the families who come to the Tri-Boro food pantry are from the Tri-Boro area.
65 Pascack Road
(Pascack Reformed Church)
Park Ridge, NJ 07423
Hours: Tuesday and Thursday 9am-11am