WOMEN SHELTERS NEW JERSEY

Battered and abused women shelters New Jersey provide help and assistance for women and children in immediate danger.

Centers for Women and Families will provide essential services to domestic violence and sexual assault victims in New Jersey. These centers have 24-hour hotlines, and all services are confidential

Some Women Shelters are funded by the Department of Social Services, while others are run by non-profit organizations or are SAFE HOMES provided by members of the community.

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National Domestic Violence Hotline: 1-800-799-SAFE(7233) or TTY: 1-800-787-3224.

Besides 24-hour crisis line and emergency shelter for battered women and their children these services may include:

  • Counseling and therapy
  • Support groups
  • Help with legal options
  • Hospital advocacy
  • Child development
  • Shelter classroom for "at-risk" children
  • Longer-term transitional housing

Some shelters have adopted an open address strategy, others work to ensure resident security by keeping the shelter's location a secret and residents and staff are instructed not to reveal the address of the shelter.

Some women shelters New Jersey have limits on how long a woman can stay, some do not.
Battered and abused Women Shelters New Jersey - A to Z:

Alternatives to Domestic Violence Hackensack NJ 07601 Business #: 201-487-8484 Hotline/Crisis: 201-487-8484

Atlantic County Women's Center P.O. Box 311 Northfield NJ 08225 Business #: 609-646-4376 Hotline/Crisis: 609-646-6767

Battered Women's Program of the YWCA- Jersey City Jersey City NJ 07306 Business #: 201-333-5700 Hotline/Crisis: 201-333-5700

CARA, Inc. (Coalition Against Rape and Abuse) PO Box 774 Cape May Courthouse, NJ 08210 #: (609) 522-6489

Coalition Against Rape and Abuse P.O. Box 774 Cape May Court NJ 08210 Business #: 609-522-6489 Hotline/Crisis: 609-522-6489

Cumberland County Women's Center P.O. Box 921 Vineland NJ 08360 Business #: 609-691-3713 Hotline/Crisis: 609-691-3713

Domestic Abuse & Rape Crisis Center P.O. Box 423 Belvidere NJ 07823 Business #: 908-453-4121 Hotline/Crisis: 908-453-4181

Domestic Abuse Services, Inc. P.O. Box 805 Newton NJ 07860 Business #: 201-579-2386 Hotline/Crisis: 201-875-1211

Domestic Violence Crisis Intervention Unit P.O. Box 2191 Toms River NJ 08753 Business #: 908-244-5353 Hotline/Crisis: 908-244-5353

Family Violence Program 755 South Orange Ave. Newark, NJ 07106 Business #: 201-399-3400 Hotline/Crisis: 201-484-4446

Family Violence Project P.E.A.C.E. Suburban Center Caldwell College Caldwell NJ 07006 Business #: 201-226-6166

Jersey Battered Women's Services P.O. Box 363 Morris Plains NJ 07950 Business #: 201-455-1256 Hotline/Crisis: 201-267-4763

National Council of Jewish Women Livingston NJ 07039 Business #: 201-994-4994

New Jersey Coalition For Battered Women Trenton NJ 08690 (609)584-8107 State Hotline: (800)572-7233

Passaic County Women's Center Madison NJ Business #: 201-881-1450

Passiac County Women's Center P.O. Box 244 Paterson NJ 07513 Business #: 201-881-1450 Hotline/Crisis: 201-881-1450

People Against Spouse Abuse P.A.S.A. P.O. Box 755 Glassboro NJ 08028 Business #: 609-881-9536 Hotline/Crisis: 609-881-3335 Toll Free #: 609-848-5557

Providence House - Ocean County P.O. Box 104 Toms River NJ 07740 Business #: 908-244-6257 Hotline/Crisis: 908-244-8259 Toll Free #: (800)246-246-8910

Providence House - Burlington Co DV Shelter of Catholic Charities P.O. Box 496 Willingboro NJ 08046 Business #: 609-871-2003 Hotline/Crisis: 609-871-7551/877-871-7551

Resource Center for Women & Their Families 95 Foothill Road Bound Brook NJ 08805 Business #: 908-302-2545 Hotline/Crisis: 908-685-1122

Resource Center for Women and Their Families 427 Homestead Rd.Belle Mead, NJ 08502 #: (908) 685-1122

The Rachel Coalition 256 Columbia Tpke. Florham Park, NJ 07032 #: (973) 765-9050 Women Shelters New Jersey

Salem County Women's Services P.O. Box 125 Salem NJ 08079 Business #: 609-935-8012 Hotline/Crisis: 609-935-6655

Solace/YWCA P.O. Box 1309 Blackwood NJ 08012 Business #: 609-227-1800 Hotline/Crisis: 609-227-1234

Shelter Our Sisters P.O. Box 202 Hackensack NJ 07602 Business #: 201-836-1075 Hotline/Crisis: 944-9600

The Safe House P.O. Box 1887 Bloomfield NJ 07003 Business #: 201-759-2378 Hotline/Crisis: 201-759-2154

Solace YWCA Urban Outreach Center Camden NJ 08103 Business #: 609-963-0626

Strengthen Our Sisters P.O. Box U Hewitt NJ 07421 Business #: 201-728-7835 Hotline/Crisis: 201-728-0007

Women's Crisis Services 47 Main St. Flemington, NJ 08822 Business #: 908-788-7666 Hotline/Crisis: 908-788-4044 and 1-888-988-4033

Women's Center of Monmouth County Hazlet NJ 07703 Business #: 201-264-4111 Hotline/Crisis: 908-264-4111

The Woman’s Center of Monmouth County, Inc. One Bethany Rd. Building 3, #42 Hazlet, NJ 07730 #: (732) 264-4111

Womanspace, Inc. Lawrenceville NJ 08648 Business #: 609-394-0136 Hotline/Crisis: 609-394-9000 Toll Free #: (800)572-7233

Woman Aware, Inc. P.O. Box 312 New Brunswick NJ 08903 Business #: 908-249-4900 Hotline/Crisis: 908-249-4504 Toll Free #: (800)572-7233

WomanSpace, Inc. 1212 Stuyvesant Ave. Trenton, NJ 08618 #: (609) 394-9000 Women Shelters New Jersey

YWCA of Eastern Union County Elizabeth NJ 07201 Business #: 908-355-1500 Hotline/Crisis: 908-355-4357

YWCA Battered Women’s Program – YWCA of Hudson County 270 Fairmount Ave. Jersey City, NJ 07306 #: (201) 333-5700



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