Jewish Family Service of Greater New Haven
1440 Whalley Avenue, New Haven CT 06515
(203) 389-5599 | Toll Free: (866) 389-5599
Fax: (203) 389-5904

Monday & Wednesday: 9am-5pm
Tuesday & Thursday: 9am-7pm
Friday: 9am-3pm

Food Pantry Hours:
Wednesday & Thursday: 9am – 12pm by appointment
Emergencies please call (203) 397-0796 for an appointment.

From Downtown New Haven
Take Whalley Avenue all the way through Westville. JFSGNH is located at 1440 Whalley Avenue, behind the Athenian Diner in a two-story red brick building. Our office is located on the second floor; the Pantry and Nutritional Health Center is located on the first floor.

From Route 15 (Wilbur Cross Parkway/Merritt Parkway) Exit 59
At end of ramp turn right onto Litchfield Turnpike. Straight to light at intersection of Whalley and stay straight onto Whalley Avenue. Look for Athenian Diner (about ½ block) and turn right into parking lot. JFSGNH is in red brick building directly behind Athenian Diner.

From 1-95 (Shore Towns, New London, etc.): Exit 47 (Downtown New Haven Exit)
Follow Route 34 connector to end. Continue straight on Frontage Road to Ella Grasso Boulevard. Turn right onto Ella Grasso Boulevard to Whalley Avenue. Left onto Whalley and follow to 1440 Whalley Avenue – behind Athenian Diner on left side of street.

From I-95 (Fairfield County)
From I-95 Eastbound get onto the Milford Connector and take exit for Merritt Parkway/Wilbur Cross Parkway (Route 15 Northbound). Continue on Parkway northbound to Exit 59. Follow directions in #2 above.

From Valley Towns, Waterbury, Danbury, etc
Route 34 towards New Haven to Merritt Parkway northbound. Follow directions in #2 above.