Local Resources

Culture & History Parks Utility Providers
Day Care Centers Public Schools Veterans' Associations
Hospitals Public Transportation  
Houses of Worship Recreation  


Culture & History

Norwood Historical Society
Address: 10 W Cleveland Avenue
Telephone: 610-586-5800
Website: norwoodpahistorical.org


Day Care Centers

Below is a list of licensed day care centers located in Norwood:

ABC & Me Learning Center
Address: 232 Chester Pike
Telephone: 610-534-5437

Christopher's Footprints Child Care Center
Address: 233 Mohawk Avenue
Telephone: 610-583-4690
Website: christophersfootprints.com

First Friends Learning Center
Address: 119 Chester Pike
Telephone: 610-237-0446

Little Blessings Christian Preschool
Address: 315 Chester Pike
Telephone: 610-583-4780
Website: norwoodlittleblessin.wixsite.com/christianpreschool

St. Stephen's Preschool
Address: 128 Chester Pike
Telephone: 610-237-1043
Website: sstephen.org/home/preschool/


Hospitals

Following are the hospitals and medical centers that are convenient to Norwood:

Crozer-Chester Medical Center
Address: One Medical Center Boulevard; Upland, PA 19013
Main telephone: 610-447-2000
Website: crozerkeystone.org/Locations/crozer-chester-medical-center/

Delaware County Memorial Hospital
Address: 501 North Lansdowne Avenue; Drexel Hill, PA 19026
Main telephone: 610-284-8100
Website: crozerkeystone.org/Locations/delaware-county-memorial-hospital/

Mercy Fitzgerald Hospital
Address: 1500 Lansdowne Avenue; Darby, PA 19023
Maine telephone: 610-237-4000
Website: mercyhealth.org/locations/mercy-fitzgerald/

Riddle Hospital
Address: 1068 West Baltimore Pike; Media, PA 19063
Main telephone: 610-227-9400
Website: mainlinehealth.org/locations/riddle-hospital

Springfield Hospital
Address: 190 West Sproul Road; Springfield, PA 19064
Main telephone: 610-328-8700
Website: crozerkeystone.org/Locations/springfield-hospital/

Taylor Hospital
Address: 175 East Chester Pike; Ridley Park, PA 19078
Main telephone: 610-595-6000
Website: crozerkeystone.org/Locations/taylor-hospital/


Houses of Worship

Below is a list of houses of worship located in Norwood:

Immanuel Lutheran Church
Address: 501 Chester Pike
Telephone: 610-586-5860
Website:
immanuelnorwood.org

Norwood United Methodist Church
Address: 315 Chester Pike
Telephone: 610-532-0982
Website: norwoodumc.org

St. Gabriel Roman Catholic Church
Address: 233 Mohawk Avenue
Telephone: 610-532-0982
Website: stgabrielnorwood.org

St. Stephen's Episcopal Church
Address: 128 Chester Pike
Telephone: 610-461-0490
Website: sstephen.org


Parks

The following parks are located in or near Norwood:

Harrison Avenue Tot Lot
Address: Harrison Ave. & W. Winona Ave.; Norwood, PA 19074

Kugler Memorial Park
Address: Mohawk Ave. & E. Winona Ave.; Norwood, PA 19074

John Heinz National Wildlife Refuge at Tinicum
Address: 8601 Lindbergh Blvd.; Philadelphia, PA 19153
Telephone: 215-365-3118
Website:
fws.gov/refuge/john_heinz/

Norwood Park
Address: Amosland Rd. & E. Winona Ave.; Norwood, PA 19074

Ridley Creek State Park
Address: 1023 Sycamore Mills Rd.; Media, PA 19063
Telephone: 610-892-3900
Website: dcnr.state.pa.us/stateparks/findapark/ridleycreek/


Public Schools

The public schools that the children of Norwood attend—Norwood School and Interboro High School—are part of the Interboro School District:

Norwood School
Address: 558 Seneca Ave; Norwood, PA 19074
Main telephone: 610-237-6425
Website:
interborosd.org/Domain/11

Interboro High School
Address: 900 Washington Avenue; Prospect Park, PA 19076
Main telephone: 610-461-6700
Website: interborosd.org/Domain/13

Interboro School District
Address: 900 Washington Avenue; Prospect Park, PA 19076
Main telephone: 610-461-6700
Website: interborosd.org


Public Transportation

Norwood is served by SEPTA's Wilmington/Newark Line Regional Rail and Bus Route 114:

Norwood Station
Address: 498 Welcome Avenue
Station telephone number: 610-532-1414
Website:
septa.org/stations/rail/norwood.html
Schedule and map: septa.org/schedules/rail/index.html

Bus Route 114
Schedule and map: septa.org/schedules/bus/index.html

SEPTA (Southeastern Pennsylvania Authority)
Address: 1234 Market Street; Philadelphia, PA 19107
Main telephone number: 215-580-7800
Website: septa.org


Recreation

Norwood Athletic Club
Email:
nackenwhite@gmail.com
Website: norwoodac.com


Utility Providers

Electricity & Natural Gas:
PECO
Customer service telephone: 800-494-4000
Website:
peco.com/

Water:
Aqua America
Customer service telephone: 877-987-2782
Website: aquaamerica.com/our-states/pennsylvania.aspx


Veterans' Associations

American Legion
John Wesley Cross Post 507
Address: 20 W. Cleveland Avenue
Telephone: 610-586-0158
Website:
norwoodlegionpost507.com

Veterans of Foreign Wars
VFW Post 7213
Address: 109 E. Amosland Road
Telephone: 610-522-0651