For grocery shopping, residents here take a short trip south to Arcade, which has a Top’s Friendly Markets store. For retail shopping, the closest stops are Walmart stores in Warsaw, about 19 miles northeast, and in Springville, Erie County, about 21 miles southwest. Java is part of three school districts: primarily, the Attica Central School District, but also the Warsaw Central School District and the Pioneer Central School District.
The regional hospital is Wyoming County Community Hospital, to the east in Warsaw. Other hospitals are further west in the Buffalo area. The library serving the area is Arcade Free Library, about nine miles south.