Health Services

Paramus Health Services


Office of Emergency Management – Formerly known throughout the nation as “Civil Defense,” this office was inaugurated in 1978. OEM is charged with the responsibility of planning for all types of major incidents and disasters. OEM’s staff of 10, write plans, coordinate response capabilities, develop training programs and manage resources in preparation for any emergency event.  They also manage the Auxiliary Police Department – 201-265-2100 EXT. 503

The Paramus Rescue Squad is comprised of approximately 30 volunteers who make up one of the most experienced and trained Rescue Squads, with its two modern rescue trucks and equipment. 201-262-3400 Ext. 675.

The Paramus Environmental Commission was established to protect the Borough’s natural resources and promote the well-being of its residents. The Commission’s function is to advise the Planning Board, Board of Adjustment, Building Dept. and Board of Health on all matters relating to the environment.

201-265-2100, Ext. 600
Fax 201-265-0086

The Paramus Recreation Commission maintains a community center, twelve parks, recreation fields and a complete year-round sports and cultural program for residents of all ages 201-265-9321.

All baseball inquiries should call 201-444-6788.

The Paramus Senior Citizens Center, located at North 93 Farview Avenue, at the corner of Carlough Drive, is an adult recreational center, established with Federal Funds and owned and operated by the Borough of Paramus. The Center is open for use from 12 p.m. for Paramus Residents only age 55 and over .

201-265-2100 Ext. 664 or 201-261-9767

Substance Abuse Alliance – Paramus Quality Time Comprehensive Mental Health and Substance Abuse Service is available at no cost to adolescents and their families who reside in the Borough of Paramus. Services may include assessment/ consultation/ referral sessions; alcohol and substance abuse screening; psychiatric evaluation; 24-hour access and emergency service; outreach and follow-up services.

The center is located at 610 Valley Health Plaza, Paramus – 201-986-5000.

The Mid-Bergen Center, Inc., a nonprofit agency, offering comprehensive mental health treatment and preventive services within the community is located at 610 Industrial Avenue. A multi-disciplinary team of therapists is available by appointment to children, adults and families with problems of an emotional nature. Call 265-8200 for further information.

The Valley Hospital is a not-for-profit hospital serving 32 towns in Bergen County. Valley has earned the Gold Seal of Approval from the Joint Commission on Accreditation of Healthcare Organizations.  Valley is the second busiest hospital in the state of New Jersey, based on admissions.

The hospital is located at: 223 N. Van Dien Avenue, Ridgewood, NJ 07450.
The main number is (201) 447-8000.
For more information on our physicians and services, call 1-800-VALLEY1 (1-800-825-5391) or visit

Bergen Regional Medical Center – Located on a 65 Acre campus in Paramus, the Bergen Regional Medical Center (BRMC) boasts 1,070 beds making BRMC the largest hospital in the state.

With three major service areas of care‚ – Acute Care, Long Term Care, Behavioral Health‚ – and countless specialty areas, our staff promises uncompromising care and dedication to you and your loved ones staying with us.

Bergen Regional Medical Center
230 East Ridgewood Ave
Paramus, NJ 07652
(201) 967-4000

Community Blood Services

New York Blood Center