Senior Citizens

Senior Friendship Club

 The River Vale Senior Friendship Club meets Wednesdays at the River Vale Senior/Community Center from about Noon - 4 p.m. The club is open to residents only. If any Seniors have questions regarding the Senior Friendship Club, please call Raul Otey at 201-387-0753.

Board Members

  • Raul Otey, President
    Phone: 201-387-0753
  • Josephine Botta, Recording Secretary 
  • Carmela Gatto, Correspondent Secretary
  • Rosemary Burke, Treasurer


We have monthly trips. If you are interested in joining these, call Raul Otey at 201-387-0753.

Senior Assistance Programs

Volunteer Center of Bergen Co. -, offers basic chore services to Seniors.

Bergen Volunteer Center
64 Passaic St
Hackensack NJ 07601
201 489 9454

And the Cheer Program which offers help with shopping, errands, laundry and light housekeeping,
Cheer Program ‘A Helping Hand for Senior Citizens’

Visiting Homemaker Home Health Aide Service of Bergen County
298 Union St
Hackensack NJ 07601
201 488 0041
Toll free 800 246 2402

Meals on Wheels

Click here for a flyer about the Bergen County Home Improvement Program.

Senior Transportation

The Township's free senior citizen transportation is now available every Wednesday and Friday from 9:30 a.m. - 3 p.m. for seniors needing a ride to an appointment within the Pascack Valley area or for weekly shopping. Just fill out the Request Form (PDF) and call 201-664-2346, ext. 1006 for more information.

Additional Options for Senior Transportation And County Services:

Senior Fitness Classes

Tuesdays and Thursdays from 12:30 - 1 p.m. at the Community / Senior Center. The price is $20 for 4 sessions. For more information, please view the flyer (PDF).

Information for VETERANS
Please click here.

Senior Citizen Volunteer Opportunity

From the Spectrum for Living Organization. Please click here for details.