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Domestic Violence Emergency Resources

The agencies listed below provide a wide range of services for victims of domestic and sexual violence.

Guide to Services for Victims of Domestic Violence

STATEWIDE SERVICES

Domestic Violence HOTLINE
1-800-572-SAFE (7233)

Coalition Against Sexual Assault HOTLINE
1-800-601-7200

Women’s Referral HOTLINE
1-800-322-8092

NJ Coalition to End Domestic Violence
1670 Whitehorse-Hamilton Square Road
Trenton, NJ 08690-3541
609-584-8107
609-584-0027 (TTY)
E-mail: info@njcedv.org
Web: njcedv.org

ATLANTIC COUNTY

Domestic Violence Intervention Program (VIP)
Atlantic County Women’s Center
1201 New Road, Suite 240
Linwood, NJ 08221
(609) 601-9925 (office)
Emergency Shelter
1-800-286-4184 (24-Hour Hotline)
(609) 569-5437 (text)
(609) 645-2909 (TTY)
Web: Avanzar

Children’s Services:
PALS: Peace A Learned Solution
1201 New Road, Suite 240
Linwood, NJ 08221
(609) 601-9925, Ext. 210
Web: Avanzar

Batterers’ Program
Fathers Ending Abuse
P.O. Box 311
Northfield, NJ 08225
(609) 601-9925
(800)286-4184 (24-Hour Hotline)
Web: Avanzar

Sexual Violence Program
Atlantic County Women’s Center
1201 New Road, Suite 240
Linwood, NJ 08221
1(800) 286-4184 (Toll-free hotline)
(609) 646-6767 (24-Hour Hotline)
(609) 645-2909 (TTY)
(609) 646-4376 (Office)

Displaced Homemakers Services
The Women’s Center
Cornerstone Commerce Building, Suite 240
1201 New Road
Linwood, NJ 08221
(609) 601-9925
Web: Avanzar

Dream Catcher: State-wide Human Trafficking Services
1-(800) 286-4184 (24-Hour Hotline)

BERGEN COUNTY

Sexual Violence Prevention and Support Services
Healing Space
YWCA of Bergen County
214 State Street, Suite 207
Hackensack NJ 07601
(201) 881-1700 (Office)
(201) 487-2227 (24-Hour Hotline)
(201) 487-0916 (TTY)
Email: healingspace@ywcabergencounty.org
Web: www.ywcabergencounty.org
Web: www.ywcabergencounty.org/ywca/

Domestic Violence Support Services
Center for Hope and Safety
12 Overlook Avenue, Suite C
Rochelle Park, NJ 07662
(201) 498-9247
(201) 944-9600 (24-Hour Hotline)
(201) 527-6275 (emergent legal services)
E-mail: info@centerforhopeandsafetynj.org
Web: www.hopeandsafetynj.org

Alternatives to Domestic Violence
1 Bergen County Plaza
2nd Floor
Hackensack, NJ 07601
(201) 336-6000
(201) 336-7575 (24-Hour Hotline)
Web: https://www.co.bergen.nj.us/divisions-of-alternatives-to-domestic-violence/alternatives-to-domestic-violence
Batterers’ services: (201) 336-7575

Children’s Services
Center for Hope and Safety
Project Child
12 Overlook Avenue
Rochelle Park, NJ 07662
(201) 300-6666, ext. 21
Web: www.hopeandsafetynj.org

Displaced Homemaker Services
The Bergen County Displaced Homemakers Center at
The Bergen One-Stop
60 State Street, Second Floor.
Hackensack, NJ 07601
(201) 329-9600, ext. 5533
Web: onestop.bergen.org/displaced-homemaker-one-stop

Women’s Rights Information Center
108 W. Palisade Avenue
Englewood, NJ 07631
(201) 568-1166
Web: www.womensrights.org

Bergen Family Center
44 Armory Street
Englewood, NJ 07631
(201) 568-0817
Fax: (201) 568-0913

10 Banta Place
Hackensack, NJ 07601
(201) 342-9200
Fax: (201) 342-2075
Web: www.bergenfamilycenter.org

BURLINGTON COUNTY

Domestic Violence Support Services
Providence House of Catholic Charities/Burlington
595 Rancocas Road
Westampton, NJ 08060
(856) 824-0599 (Office)
(877) 871-7551 (TTY)
(609) 871-7551 (24-Hour Hotline)
Web: www.catholiccharitiestrenton.org/services/children-families/

Children’s Services/PALS
Providence House of Catholic Charities/Burlington
950-A Chester Avenue
Delran, NJ 08075
(856) 824-0599, ext. 230

Sexual Violence Program
CONTACT of Burlington County
PO Box 333
Moorestown, NJ 08057
(856) 234-8888 (Hotline)
(866) 234-5006 (Hotline)
(856) 234-5484 ext. 4 (Office)

Displaced Homemaker Services
Women’s Opportunity Center
The YMCA of Burlington and Camden Counties
302 Commerce Square Boulevard
Burlington, NJ 08016
(609) 543-6200
Web: Womens Opportunity Center

CAMDEN COUNTY

Domestic Violence Support Services
Camden County Women’s Center (CCWC)
311 Market Street
Camden, NJ 08102
(856) 227-1234 (24-Hour Hotline)
(856) 227-1800 (Office)
Web: www.camdencountywomenscenter.org

Sexual Violence Program
Services Empowering the Rights of Victims
(SERV) Center for Family Services
584 Benson Street
Camden, NJ 08103
(856) 964-1990 ext. 232 (Office)
1 (866) 295-SERV (7378) (Hotline)
Web: www.centerffs.org/serv

CAPE MAY COUNTY

Domestic and Sexual Violence Program
CARA, Inc. (Coalition Against Rape & Abuse, Inc.)
P.O. Box 774
Cape May Court House, NJ 08210-0774
(609) 522-6489 (Office/24-Hour Hotline)
(877) 294-2272 (CARA toll free)
(609) 463-0818 (TTY)
E-mail: carasafe1@cara-inc.net
Web: www.cara-cmc.org

CUMBERLAND COUNTY

Domestic Violence Support Services
Sexual Violence Program
Services Empowering the Rights of Victims
(SERV) Center for Family Services
3600 East Landis Avenue
Vineland, NJ 08631
(856) 696-2032 (Office)
(800) 225-0196 (24-Hour Hotline)
E-mail: serv@centerffs.org
Web: www.centerffs.org

Displaced Homemaker Services
Cumberland County College
3322 College Drive
Vineland, NJ 08360
(856) 200-4706
Web: www.cccnj.edu/continuing-education/displaced-homemaker-program

ESSEX COUNTY

Domestic Violence Support Services
The Safe House
P.O. Box 1877
Bloomfield, NJ 07003
(973) 759-2154 (24-Hour Hotline)
(973) 759-2378 (Office)
E-mail: sue.scioscia@rwjbh.org

Peace: A Learned Solution (PALS)
Family Connections DREAMS Program of Essex
7 Glenwood Avenue
Suite 101
East Orange, NJ 07017
(973) 675-3817
Web: www.familyconnectionsnj.org

Sexual Violence Program
Family Service League, Inc.
60 South Fullerton Ave, Suite 109
Montclair, NJ 07042
(877) 733-CARE (2273) (Hotline)
(973) 746-0800 (Office)
Web: familyserviceleague.org

Displaced Homemaker Services
Linda and Rudy Slucker NCJW/Essex
Center for Women
National Council of Jewish Women,
Essex County Section, Inc.
70 South Orange Avenue, Suite 120
Livingston, NJ 07039
(973) 994-4994, ext. 13
Web: Center for Women - NJCW/Essex

The Rachel Coalition
Jewish Family Service
256 Columbia Turnpike
Suite 105
Florham Park, NJ 07932
(973) 740-1233
E-mail: Rachel@jfsmetrowest.org
Web: www.rachelcoalition.org

Babyland Family Violence Program
755 South Orange Ave.
Newark, NJ 07106
(973) 399-3400
(862) 438-8045 (Hotline)
Web: www.babylandfs1.org/index.html

Family Justice Center
Leroy F. Smith, Jr.
Public Safety Building
60 Nelson Place, 2nd Floor
Newark, NJ  07102
(973) 230-7229
E-mail: info@essexcountyfjc.org
Web: www.essexcountyfjc.org

GLOUCESTER COUNTY

Domestic Violence Support Services
Sexual Violence Program
Center for Family Services (CFS)
Services Empowering the Rights of Victims (SERV)
17 South Delsea Drive
Glassboro, NJ 08028
(866) 295-7378 (Toll-Free 24-Hour Hotline)
(856) 881-5511 (Office)
E-mail: serv@centerffs.org
Web: www.centerffs.org/serv

Displaced Homemaker Services
Rowan College at Gloucester County College
The Center for People in Transition
1400 Tanyard Road
Sewell, NJ 08080
(856) 415-2264
Web: www.rcgc.edu

HUDSON COUNTY

Domestic Violence Support Services
Women Rising, Inc.
270 Fairmount Avenue
Jersey City, NJ 07306
(201) 333-5700 (24-Hour Hotline)
(609) 463-0818 TTY
E-mail: womenrising@aol.com
Web: www.womenrising.org

Sexual Violence Program
Hudson S.P.E.A.K.S (Formerly known as
Hudson County Rape Crisis Center)
CAREPOINT Foundation
179 Palisade Avenue
Jersey City, NJ 07306
(201) 795-5757 (24-Hour Hotline)
(201) 795-8741
Education and Outreach: (201) 795-8559
Web: http://hudsonspeaks.org/about

Domestic and Sexual Violence Program
Bolo Behen
For South Asian Women
At HudsonSpeaks
(201) 795-5757 (24-Hour Hotline)
Web: hudsonspeaks.org/services/bolo-behen-project

Displaced Homemaker Services
Catholic Charities the Archdiocese of Newark
Hispanic Resources Center
2201 Bergenline Avenue, Third Floor
Union City, NJ 07087
(201) 325-4833
Web: http://www.cccnj.edu/continuing-education/displaced-homemaker-program

HUNTERDON COUNTY

Domestic and Sexual Violence Program
SAFE in Hunterdon
47 East Main Street
Flemington, NJ 08822
(888) 988-4033 (Toll Free - 24 Hour Hotline)
(908) 455-2927 (24 Hour texting)
(908) 788-7666 (office)
(866) 954-0100 (TTY)
E-mail: agencyinfo@safeinhunterdon.org

Children’s Services – PALS:
Peace a Learned Solution
SAFE in Hunterdon
47 E. Main Street
Flemington, NJ 08822
(908) 788-7666

Displaced Homemaker Services
Career & Life Transitions Center for Women
NORWESCAP
84 Park Avenue, Suite E103
Flemington, NJ 08822
(908) 788-1453
Web: www.norwescap.org/help_program_details

 

 

 

MERCER COUNTY

Domestic Violence Support Services
Sexual Violence Program
Womanspace, Inc.
1530 Brunswick Avenue
Lawrenceville, NJ 08648
(609) 394-9000 (24-Hour Hotline)
(800) 572-SAFE (7233)
(609) 619-1888 (deaf/hard of hearing)
(609) 394-0136 (Office)
E-mail: info@womanspace.org
Web: www.womanspace.org

MIDDLESEX COUNTY

Domestic Violence Support Services
Women Aware, Inc.
250 Livingston Avenue
New Brunswick, NJ 08901
(732) 249-4504 (24-Hour Hotline)
(732) 249-4900 (Office)
Web: www.womenaware.net

Domestic and Sexual Violence Program
Manavi
For South Asian Women
(732) 435-1414 (24-Hour Hotline)
Web: www.manavi.org

Legal Services
Central Jersey Legal Services
317 George Street
New Brunswick, NJ 08901
(732) 249-7600
Web: https://www.lsnj.org/cjls

Legal Services of NJ
PO Box 1357
Edison, NJ 08818
(888) 576-5529
Web: https://www.lsnj.org

Children’s Services
Women Aware, Inc.
PALS: Peace A Learned Solution
250 Livingston Avenue
New Brunswick, NJ 08901
(732) 249-4900
Web: www.womenaware.net

Sexual Violence Program
Middlesex Center for Empowerment
29 Oakwood Avenue
Edison, NJ 08837
(877) 665-7273 (Hotline)
(732) 321-1189 (Office)
Web: www.middlesexcountynj.gov/Government/Departments/PSH/Pages/Center-for-Empowerment.aspx

Displaced Homemaker Services
Jewish Family Services of Middlesex County
Women in Transition
32 Ford Avenue, 2nd Floor
Milltown, NJ 08850
(732) 777-1940
Web: www.jfsmiddlesex.org/services/the-womens-center

MONMOUTH COUNTY

Domestic Violence Support Services
180 Turning Lives Around
1 Bethany Road, Bldg. 3, Suite 42
Hazlet, NJ 07730
(732) 264-4111 (24-Hour Hotline)
(888) 843-9262 (toll free)
(732) 264-3089 (TTY)
E-mail: info@180nj.org
Web: www.180nj.org

Children’s Services
180 Turning Lives Around
Amanda’s Easel
(732) 787-6503

Displaced Homemaker Program
Brookdale College at Long Branch
Displaced Homemakers Services
213 Broadway
Long Branch, NJ 07740
(732) 739-6020
Web: www.brookdalecc.edu/continuinged/displaced-homemakers/

Sexual Violence Program
180 Turning Lives Around
(888) 264-RAPE (7273) (24-Hour Hotline)
(888) 843-9262 (Shelter)

MORRIS COUNTY

Domestic Violence Support Services
Jersey Battered Women Services (JBWS)
Batterers’ Program
P.O. Box 1437
Morristown, NJ 07962-1437
(973) 267-7520 (office)
(973) 267-4763 (24-Hour Hotline)
(973) 314-4192 (text line)
(973) 285-9095 (TTY)
Web: www.jbws.org

Sexual Violence Program
Morris Cares/Atlantic Health System
95 Mount Kemble Avenue
Morristown, NJ 07960
(973) 971-4754
(973) 829-0587(24-Hour Hotline)
Web: www.atlantichealth.org/atlantic/our-services/behavioral-health/sexual-assault-program.html

Displaced Homemaker Services
The Women’s Center at County College of Morris
214 Center Grove Road, SCC115
Randolph, NJ 07869
(973) 328-5025
Web: www.ccm.edu/student-life/campus-services/womens-center/

OCEAN COUNTY

Domestic Violence Support Services
Catholic Charities, Diocese of Trenton,
Providence House-Ocean
P. O. Box 414
Whiting, NJ 08759
(732) 350-2120 (TTY)
(800) 246-8910 (24-Hour Hotline)
(732) 244-8259 (24-Hour Hotline, office)
Web: www.catholiccharitiestrenton.org/domestic-violence-services/

Children’s Services
A Program of Catholic Charities, Diocese of Trenton: Providence House Domestic Violence Services
P.O. Box 414
Whiting, NJ 08759
(732) 350-2120
Web: www.catholiccharitiestrenton.org/domestic-violence-services/

Sexual Violence Program
St. Francis Community Center
4700 Long Beach Boulevard
Long Beach, NJ 08008
Hotlines: (609) 494-1090
TTY: (609) 494-0441
Office: (609) 494-8861
Web: stfranciscenterlbi.org/counseling

Displaced Homemaker Services
Career, Employment and Counseling Services
Ocean County College
College Drive
PO Box 2001
Toms River, NJ 08754-2001
(732) 255-0400, ext. 2297
Web: Displaced Homemakers Program of Ocean County

PASSAIC COUNTY

Domestic and Sexual Violence Program
Passaic County Women’s Center (PCWC)
P.O. Box 244
Paterson, NJ 07543
(973) 881-1450 (24-Hour Hotline)
(973) 278-8630 (TTY)
(973) 881-0725 (Office)
Web: www.passaiccountywomenscenter.org

Displaced Homemakers Services
Women in Transition
Wayne Counseling Center, Inc.
1022 Hamburg Turnpike
Wayne, NJ 07470
(973) 694-1234
Web: www.waynecounselingcenter.org/index.php/programs/programs-for-women

Peace: A Learned Solution (PALS)
NJ Association of Corrections
Passaic County Women’s Center
with Jewish Family Services
P.O. Box 244
Paterson, NJ 07513
(973) 777-7638
Web: www.passaiccountywomenscenter.org

Domestic Violence Support Services
Project S.A.R.A.H.
Jewish Family Services and Children’s Center –Passaic
For Orthodox Jewish Women and all victims
925 Allwood Road, 2nd Floor
Clifton, NJ 07012
(973)777-7638, ext.154
E-mail: projectsarah@jfsclifton.org
Web: www.jfsclifton.org/projectsarah

Domestic Violence Support Services
WAFA House
For Muslim families
P.O. Box 2102
Clifton, NJ 07015
1-800-930-9232
E-mail: info@WAFAhouse.org
Web: www.wafahouse.org

SALEM COUNTY

Domestic Violence Support Services
Salem County Women’s Services (SCWS)
P.O. Box 125
Salem, NJ 08079-0125
(888) 632-9511 (24-Hour Hotline)
(856) 935-6655 (Office)
(888) 935-7118 (TTY)
Web: salemcountywomensservices.org/

Batters’ Program
Alternatives to Violence
(856) 935-6655
(888) 935-9511 (Toll-free)

SOMERSET COUNTY

Domestic Violence Support Services
Safe and Sound Somerset
427 Homestead Road
Hillsborough, NJ 08844
(866) 685-1122 (24-Hour Hotline, call or text)
(908) 359-0003 (Office)
(908) 359-8640 (TTY, TDD)
Web: www.safe-sound.org

Sexual Violence Program
Sexual Assault Support Services
Zufall Health Center
71 Fourth Street
Somerville, NJ 08876
Hotline: (908) 526-7444
TTY: (908) 218-7775
Office: (908) 526-2335
Web: www.zufallhealth.org/services/community-programs/sexual-assault-support-services-sass/

SUSSEX COUNTY

Domestic and Sexual Violence Support Services
Domestic Abuse & Sexual Assault
Intervention Services (DASI)
PO Box 805
Newton, NJ 07860
(973) 875-1211 (24-Hour Hotline)
(973) 579-2386 (Office)
(973) 875-6369 (TTY)
(973) 222-2593 (Text)
E-mail: info@dasi.org
Web: www.dasi.org

Batterers’ Program
DECIDE
P.O. Box 805
Newton, NJ 07860
(973) 875-1211 (24-Hour Hotline)
(973) 579-2386 (Office)
Web: www.dasi.org

Displaced Homemaker Services
Project Self-Sufficiency of Sussex County
127 Mill Street
Newton, NJ 07860
(973) 940-3500
Web: www.projectselfsufficiency.org/index.html

UNION COUNTY

Domestic Violence Support Services
YWCA of Eastern Union County
Project Protect
1131 E. Jersey Street
Elizabeth, NJ 07201
(908) 355-4357 (24-Hour Hotline)
(908) 355-1995 (Office)
(908) 355-1023 (TTY)
Web: www.ywcaunioncounty.org/mission-and-vision/

Children’s Services
A Child’s View
YMCA of Eastern Union County
PO Box 242
Elizabeth, NJ 07201
(908) 355-1995
(908) 518-9911 (PALS)
Web: www.ywcaunioncounty.org/mission-and-vision

Sexual Violence Program
Union County Rape Crisis Center
300 North Avenue East
Westfield, NJ 07090-1499
(908) 233-7273 (Hotline)

Displaced Homemaker Services
Union County College
Center for Economic and Workforce Development
Lessner Building
40 West Jersey Street
Elizabeth, NJ 07202
(908) 659-5144
Web: www.ucc.edu/continuing-and-professional-education-and-workforce-development/center-for-economic-and-workforce-development/career-connections-nj

Batters’ and Sexual Offender Treatment Programs
Trinitas Regional Medical Center
(908) 994-7556 (or 7557 or 7558)

WARREN COUNTY

Domestic and Sexual Violence Program
Domestic Abuse & Sexual Assault Crisis Center
(DASACC)
29c Broad Street
Washington, NJ 07882
(908) 453-4181 (24-Hour Hotline)
(908) 453-2553 (TTY)
(908) 453-4121 (Office)
Web: www.dasacc.org

Displaced Homemaker Services
Career & Life Transitions For Women
NORWESCAP
Midtown Plaza
16 Broad Street, Suite #7
Washington, NJ 07822
(908) 835-2624
Web: www.norwescap.org/help­_program_details

 

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