Local Resources for Seniors in Mercer County, New Jersey

Local Elder Care Resources in Mercer County, NJ

Find information on Mercer County’s senior services such as the Office on Aging, senior centers, law resources, and hospitals in the area. Check out our Burlington County senior resources for services in South Jersey.

Mercer County Senior Resources

Mercer County Office on Aging: 640 S. Broad Street, PO Box 8068, Trenton, NJ 08650, Phone: 1-877-222-3737, http://nj.gov/counties/mercer/departments/hs/aging.html

Mercer County Nutrition Project for the Elderly: Nutritious meals are served Monday–Friday at various locations throughout Mercer County for those over 60. Contact their office for locations. Phone: 609-989-6650

Lawrence Township Meals on Wheels: P.O. Box 6662, Lawrenceville, NJ 08648, Phone: 609-392-0001

Meals on Wheels of Trenton/Ewing, 180 Ewingville Rd., Ewing, NJ 08550, Phone: 609-695-3483

Directory of Services for Mercer County Older Adults: Call for your free copy, 1-877-222-3737

Transportation Resources to Aid the Disadvantaged and Elderly (TRADE), 300 Scotch Road, Trenton, NJ 08628, Phone: 609-530-1971. Visit Mercer County’s website at http://bit.ly/wlNmdw for more information.

RideProvide Transportation Service for Mercer County residents. Door-to-door transportation. 609-452-5140, www.rideprovide.org.

Goodwill Home Medical Equipment, 18 Arctic Parkway, Ewing, NJ 08638, 609-530-1513, www.goodwillhomemedical.org. Affordable refurbished home medical equipment.

Project Lifesaver: Eligible Mercer County residents suffering from Alzheimer’s disease can be provided with tracking bracelets. If the person becomes lost, a signal is transmitted to a radio receiver. The bracelet transmits a signal to a radio receiver in the event that the wearer becomes lost. Contact the Mercer County Sheriff’s office at (609) 989-6111 or (609) 278-7159 and ask for Project Lifesaver. Other phone numbers: (877) 580-5433 or (732) 272-5466.

SENIOR CENTERS

  • Bernice Muha Senior Center, Hamilton Township Office of Senior Citizens Programs. 409 Cypress Lane, Hamilton 08619, (609) 890-3686, http://www.hamiltonnj.com/content/228309/228750/default.aspx
  • East Windsor Senior Center, 40 Lanning Boulevard, East Windsor 08520, (609) 371-7192
  • E.C.H.O, Inc., 471 Parkway Avenue, Trenton 08618, (609) 695-4151
  • Ewing Township Senior Citizens Department, 999 Lower Ferry Road, Ewing 08618, (609) 883-1009
  • Hopewell Valley Senior Center, Reading Avenue, Pennington 08534, (609) 737-3855
  • Jewish Center of Princeton, 435 Nassau Street, Princeton 08540, (609) 921-0100
  • John O. Wilson Neighborhood Service Center, 169 Wilfred Avenue, Trenton 08610, (609) 393-6480
  • Lawrence Township Senior Center, Lawrence Township Office on Aging, 30 Darrah Lane East, Lawrenceville 08648
  • Princeton Senior Resource Center, Suzanne Patterson Building, 45 Stockton Street, Princeton 08540, (609) 924-7108
  • St. Anthony of Padua, Anthonians, 251 Franklin Street, Hightstown 08520, (609) 448-0141
  • St. Paul’s Roman Catholic Golden Agers, Dorothea House, 120 John Street, Princeton 08540, (609) 924-1723 or 924-6320
  • Trenton Office on Aging, 16 East Hanover Street, Trenton 08608. (609) 989-3336
  • Columbus Park Senior Citizens Center, Columbus Park, 450 Chestnut Avenue, Trenton 08609, (609) 989-3463.
  • Jennye Stubblefield Senior Center, 301 Prospect Street, Trenton 08618, (609) 989-3463
  • Msgr. Lipinski Senior Center,19 Heil Avenue, Trenton 08638, (609) 989-3465
  • Reading Senior Citizens Center, 15 Ringold Street, Trenton 08618, (609) 989-3490
  • Sam Naples Senior Center, 611 Chestnut Street, Trenton 08611, (609) 989-3462
  • South Ward Community Center, 870 S. Broad Street, Trenton 08611, (609) 989-3466
  • Robbinsville Senior Center, 1117 Route 130, Robbinsville 08691, (609) 259-1125 or (609) 259-1567
  • West Windsor Township Senior Center, Municipal Complex, Clarksville Road, West Windsor 08550, (609) 799-9068

LEGAL SERVICES

  • Central Jersey Legal Services, Mercer County Division, Legal Services Project for the Elderly,198 West State Street, Trenton 08608, (609) 695-6249.
  • Community Health Law Project, 225 East State Street, Trenton 08608, (609) 392-5553
  • Lawyers C.A.R.E. , Quakerbridge Mall, Lawrence, (609) 585-6200, www.LSNJLAW.org
  • Latin American Legal Defense and Education Fund, Inc.,PO Box 80, Princeton 08542, (609) 683-8395 or toll-free 877-452-5333.
  • Legal Services of New Jersey, 100 Metroplex Drive, Suite 402, Edison, NJ 08817, 888-576-5529
  • Mercer County Bar Association, Mercerville Executive Center, 1245 Whitehorse-Mercerville Road, Suite 420, Hamilton 08619, (609) 585-6200.
  • Mercer County Lawyer Referral Service, (609) 585-6200
  • Mercer County Surrogate’s Office, 175 South Broad St, Room 420, Trenton 08608, (609) 989-6331
  • Office of the Ombudsman for the Institutionalized Elderly, PO Box 807, Trenton 08625, (609) 943-4027
  • Health Care Quality Strategy, Inc., 557 Cranbury Road, Suite 21, East Brunswick 08816, (732) 238-5570
  • Mercer County Prosecutor’s Office, Crime Victims/Witness Advocacy Program, (609) 989-6274 or 989-6428

MERCER COUNTY LIBRARIES (www.mcl.org)

  • Lawrence Headquarters Branch, 2751 Brunswick Pike, Lawrenceville, NJ 08648, (609) 882-9246
  • Ewing Branch Library, 61 Scotch Road, Ewing, NJ 08628, Phone: (609) 882-3130
  • Hickory Corner Branch Library, 138 Hickory Corner Road, East Windsor, NJ 08520, Phone: (609) 448-1330
  • Hightstown Memorial Library Branch, 114 Franklin Street, Hightstown, NJ 08520, Phone: (609) 448-1474
  • Hollowbrook Branch Library, 320 Hollowbrook Drive, Trenton, NJ 08638, Phone: (609) 883-5914
  • Hopewell Branch Library, 245 Pennington-Titusville Road, Pennington, NJ 08534, Phone: (609) 737-2610
  • Robbinsville Branch, 42 Robbinsville-Allentown Road, Robbinsville, NJ 08691, Phone: (609) 259-2150
  • Twin Rivers Branch, 276 Abbington Drive, East Windsor, NJ 08520, Phone: (609) 443-1880
  • West Windsor Branch, 333 N. Post Road, Princeton Junction, NJ 08550, Phone: (609) 799-0462

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