Jewish Life in Greater New Haven

Jewish Life in Greater New Haven

The Slifka Center is proud to be a part of, and serve, the broader New Haven Jewish community. The following is a guide to some of our many institutions and resources supporting local Jewish life.


Beth El Keser Israel (Conservative) 203-389-2108

Bikur Cholim Sheveth Achim (Orthodox) 203-387-4699

Congregation Lubavitch (Orthodox/Lubavitch) 203-789-9879

Orchard Street Shul (Orthodox) 203-776- 1468

Temple Emmanuel (Reform) (203) 397-3000 

Westville Synagogue (Orthodox) 203-389-9513

Congregation Mishkan Israel    (203) 288-3877


Ezra Academy (Conservative)  203-389-5500

Southern Connecticut Hebrew Academy  203-795-5261

Yeshiva Gedolah (Orthodox/Lubavitch) 860-789-9879

Kosher Food (under certification of the Vaad Hakashrus of Fairfield County)

Claire’s Corner Copia
100 Chapel Street

Edge of the Woods 
379 Whalley Avenue

Fin and Scale
920 Whalley Avenue

Ladle and Loaf
357 Whalley Avenue

1203 Chapel Street

Community Organizations

Chabad of Westville 203-389-8472

New Haven Jewish FederationJewish Foundation 203-387-2424

NER (New England Region) NCSY 617-254-6279

JCC of Greater New Haven 203-387-2522

Connecticut Jewish Ledger (weekly independent newspaper) 800-286-6397

Jewish Historical Society of Greater New Haven 203-392-6125

Jewish Family Service of New Haven (toll free 866-389-5599) 203-389-5599
Mikvah 203-387-2184
Chevra Kadisha 203-782-9378