Social, Cultural, & Recreational Activities

Enjoy Camden County

Arts, culture, events, nature and more – all available right here in Camden County! Click here to learn more about how you can Enjoy Camden County.

State and National parks

New Jersey residents 65+ years of age are eligible for free passes to state parks. For applications, call the Camden County Division of Senior Services at 1-800-955-2446.

The Senior Pass is a lifetime entrance pass to United States national parks for those 62 years and older. Click here for more information.

Senior and Community Centers

Katz JCC Community Center
1301 Springdale Road
856-424-4444 Ext. 226
Cherry Hill, NJ 08003

Services:
Socialization, education, recreation, kosher congregate meal program, cultural program and trips, limited transportation.

Respond, Inc.
856-541-8742
Community Elders Council
44 Erie St, Camden, NJ  08102
Camden, NJ 08102
Hours: 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Monday through Friday

Services:
Provides information and referral, advocacy, counseling, trips, health screening, nutrition site, outreach, recreation, arts and crafts, ceramic studio, bi-lingual staff inter-generational programming.

Audubon Senior Center
856-547-1240
Oak & Oakland Avenues, Audubon, NJ 08106

Barrington Senior Center
856-547-1930
Trenton & Haines Avenue, Barrington, NJ 08007

Bellmawr Community Center
856-933-2631
Browning Road, Bellmawr, NJ 08031

Berlin Township Senior Citizen Center
856-767-8118
Pine Avenue, Berlin Township, NJ 08091

Brooklawn Senior Center
856-742-8888
Lake Drive, Brooklawn, NJ 08030

Cherry Hill Senior Center
856-488-7800
820 Mercer Street, Cherry Hill, NJ 080

Collingswood Senior Center
856-854-4440
30 W. Collings Avenue, Collingswood, NJ 08108

Gibbsboro Senior Center
856-346-3242
Route 561, Haddonfield Berlin Road, Gibbsboro, NJ 08026

Hider Lane Senior Center
856-228-9015
Hider Lane, Gloucester Township, NJ 08021 (extension 519)

The Mabel Kay House
856-354-8789
24 Walnut Street, Haddonfield, NJ 08033

Pine Hill Senior Center
856-783-7425
12th Avenue, Pine Hill, NJ 08021

Voorhees Community Center
856-429-4703
620 Berlin Road, Voorhees, NJ 08043

Atco (Waterford Township) Senior Center
856-767-1584
474 E. Atlantic Avenue, Atco, NJ 08004

Edward “Bud” Duble Center
856-767-0645
Cooper Folly Road, Winslow Township, NJ 08095

Senior Opportunities Center
856-964-4388
East Camden OEO
538 Broadway
Camden, NJ 08103
Hours: 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Monday through Friday

Services:
Information and referral, odd jobs, recreation and hot lunches, Walk-ins welcomed. Also provides meals for shut-ins in Camden City. Also provides shopping trips and congregate feeding during the last 2 weeks of every month.

Recreation

Senior Citizen United Community Services (SCUCS)
856-456-1121
537 Nicholson Rd.
Audubon, NJ  08106
Hours: 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
http://scucs.org/

Services:
Offers a year-long calendar of recreational trips for seniors. Choose from day trips, overnight excursions and week-long vacations.

New Jersey Department on Community Affairs
1-609-633-7119
101 S. Broad Street, CN 814
Trenton, NJ 08625
www.state.nj.us

Services:
Promotes and encourages the development and expansion of recreation for all New Jersey Citizens. Also develops and disseminates recreation-related material to agencies engaged in fostering recreation. Programs include handicapped person’s recreational opportunities, athletics, certification for recreation, technical assistance to local and county recreation department and the Garden State Games Committee on the Disabled.

Walt Whitman Cultural Arts Center, Inc.
856-964-8300
2nd & Cooper Streets
Camden, NJ 08102
Hours: 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Monday to Friday. Weekend events
www.waltwhitmancenter.org

Services:
Provides year round schedule of plays, concerts, poetry reading and exhibits. Some programs have no admission charge. Reduced rate for senior citizens for all paid activities.