Edward R. Weinstein, Esq.

New Jersey Domestic Violence Lawyer Provides Information for Victims

October is Domestic Violence Awareness month. At the Law Offices of Edward R. Weinstein, we want to ensure that all victims of domestic violence have ample information on where they can get help and begin a new, safer life. The following is a list by county of services and shelters available to domestic violence victims in New Jersey:

Atlantic County
Atlantic County Women's Center
Violence Intervention Program (VIP)
PO Box 311, Northfield, NJ 08225
Emergency shelter 24-Hour hotline: (609) 645-2909
Toll free: 1-800-28-4184

Bergen County
Shelter Our Sisters
PO Box 217, Hackensack, NJ 07601
Emergency shelter 24-Hour hotline: (201) 944-9600

Alternatives to Domestic Violence
Bergen County Department of Human Services
1 Bergen County Plaza, 2nd floor, Hackensack, NJ 07601
24-Hour hotline: (201) 336-7575

Burlington County
Providence House/Willingboro Shelter
PO Box 496 Willingboro, NJ 08046
Emergency shelter 24-hour hotline: (609) 871-7551

Camden County
Camden County Women's Center
PO Box 1459 Blackwood, NJ 08012
Emergency shelter 24-hour hotline: (856) 227-1234
Volunteers of America Delaware Valley

Volunteers of America Delaware Valley
235 White Horse Pike, Collingswood, NJ 08107
Call: (856) 854-4660

Volunteers of America, Family Violence Prevention Program
525 Cooper Street, 3rd floor Camden, NJ 08101
Call: (856) 668-2065

Cape May County
Coalition Against Rape and Abuse, Inc.
PO Box 774, Cape May Court House, NJ 08210
Emergency shelter 24-hour hotline: (609) 522-6489
Toll free: 1-877-294-2272

Men's Non Violence Group Services
Emergency shelter 24-hour hotline: (609) 522-6489 

Cumberland County
Cumberland County Women's Center--Abuse Ceases Today
PO Box 921, Vineland, NJ 08362
Emergency shelter 24-hour hotline: (856) 691-3713
Toll free: 1-800-286-4353 

Essex County
Family Violence Program
755 South Orange Avenue, Newark, NJ 07106
Emergency shelter 24-hour hotline: (973) 484-4446

The Safe House
PO Box 1877, Bloomfield, NJ 07003
Emergency shelter 24-hour hotline: (973) 759-2154

The Rachel Coalition c/o Jewish Family Service 
570 West Mt. Pleasant Avenue, Suite 203
Livingston, NJ 07039
Emergency safe-house 24-hour paging service: (973) 740-1233

Gloucester County
Services Empowering the Rights of Victims
PO Box 566, Glassboro, NJ 082028
Emergency shelter 24-hour hotline: (856) 881-3335

Hudson County
Women Rising, Inc.
270 Fairmount Avenue, Jersey City, NJ 07306
Emergency shelter 24-hour hotline: (201) 333-5700
Hunterdon County
Safe in Hunterdon
47 East Main Street, Flemington, NJ 08822
Emergency shelter 24-hour hotline: (908) 788-4044

Mercer County 
Woman Space, Inc.
1212 Stuyvesant Avenue, Trenton, NJ 08618
Emergency shelter 24-hour hotline: (609) 394-9000

Middlesex County
Women Aware, Inc. 
PO Box 312, New Brunswick, NJ 08903
Emergency shelter 24-hour hotline: (732) 249-4504

Outreach
96 Patterson Street, New Brunswick, NJ 08901
Call: (732) 937-9525

Monmouth Country
180 Turning Lives Around Inc.
One Bethany Road, Building 3, Suite 42, Hazlet, NJ 07730
Emergency shelter 24-hour hotline: (732) 264-4111

Morris County
Jersey Battered Women's Services, Inc.
PO Box 1437, Morristown, NJ 07962
Emergency shelter 24-hour hotline: (973) 267-4763

Ocean County
Providence House
PO Box 4344, Brick, NJ 08723
Emergency shelter 24-hour hotline: (732) 244-8259

Passaic County
Passaic County Women's Center--Domestic Violence Program
PO Box 244, Paterson, NJ 07513
Emergency shelter 24-hour hotline: (973) 811-1450 

Salem County
Salem County Women's Services
PO Box 125, Salem, NJ, 08079
Emergency shelter 24-hour hotline: (856) 935-6655
Toll free: 1-888-632-9511
Email: scws125@comcast.net

Somerset County
Resource Center for Women and Their Families
427 Homestead Road, Hillsborough, NJ 08844
Emergency shelter 24-hour hotline: 1-866-685-1122

Sussex County
Domestic Abuse Services Inc.
PO Box 805, Newton, NJ 07860
Emergency shelter 24-hour hotline: (973) 875-1211 

Union County
Project Protect
YWCA of Eastern Union County
1131 East Jersey Street, Elizabeth, NJ 07201
Emergency shelter 24-Hour hotline: (908) 355-4357

Alternatives for Men--batterers services
Mental Health Association
23 North Avenue East, Cranford, NJ 07016
Call: (908) 272-0304

Warren County
Domestic Abuse and Rape Crisis Center
PO Box 423, Belvidere, NJ 07823
Emergency shelter 24-hour hotline: (908) 475-8408
Toll free: 1-866-6BE-SAFE