Parent Education Office Directions

Jewish Family Service (In Athenian Plaza)

1440 Whalley Avenue
New Haven, CT 06515
(203) 389-5599

  1. From Downtown New Haven: Take Whalley Avenue all the way through Westville.  JFS is located at 1440 Whalley Avenue, behind the Athenian Diner.  Two-story brick building.  Our office is located on the second floor.
  2. From Route 15 (Wilbur Cross Parkway/Merrit 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.  JFS is in red brick building directly in back of Athenian Diner.
  3. 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 Boulevard to Whalley Avenue.  Left onto Whalley and follow to 1440 Whalley Avenue – behind Athenian Diner on left side of street.
  4. From I-95 (Fairfield County): From I-95 Eastbound get onto the Milford Connector and take exit for Merrit Parkway/Wilbur Cross Parkway (Route 15 Northbound).  Continue on Parkway northbound to Exit 59.  Follow directions in #2 above.
  5. From Valley Towns, Waterbury, Danbury, etc: Route 34 towards New Haven to Merrit Parkway northbound.  Follow directions in #2 above.


Shoreline Jewish Federation of Greater New Haven Office

Lighthouse Square
705 Boston Post Rd.
Building C-Behind Planet Fitness
Suite 2A
Guilford, CT 06437
Ph. 203-903-1901

From New Haven:

Take I-95N (toward New London) to Exit 59.
Take a right off the exit and an immediate right at the traffic light onto Rte. 1–Boston Post Rd.
Travel 4/10ths of a mile on Boston Post Rd.
Right into Lighthouse Square, 705 Boston Post Rd.
Follow driveway straight-behind Planet Fitness to back building.
Unit 2A is a ground floor shared office with United Way.
It is accessible from the parking lot as well as through the lobby.

From Points North:

Take I-95S (toward New Haven) to Exit 59
Take a right off the exit and follow to 2nd traffic light.
Take right onto Rte. 1-Boston Post Rd.
Follow above directions from there.