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New Jersey Domestic Violence Help, Programs and Statistics

New Jersey

There are 36 organizations in New Jersey that provide domestic violence services at some level. A total of 32 organizations have provided complete information about their program to this site for a statewide completion rate of 88%. These programs can be found in 28 different cities.

Click on any of the 28 cities below to learn about the programs in these areas. You’ll also see information further below on categories of service offered in New Jersey, and within each category you’ll find the individual services within that category.

The most common category of service in New Jersey – based on the likelihood of each program to offer all the services within a category – is "emergency services", while the least common category of service is "housing services".

The two most common individual services within any category of service in New Jersey are "domestic violence education and safety planning" while the two least common services are "onsite schooling and onsite pediatric forensic nurse exams".

Spanish is spoken at 68% of the organizations. The third most common language after English and Spanish is French at 9% of the organizations. Demographically, the organizations are mostly like to be equipped to serve Women .

Statistics on Domestic Violence Services in New Jersey

  • Domestic violence education
    31 locations
  • Safety planning
    31 locations
  • Crisis intervention services
    30 locations
  • Case management
    29 locations
  • Emergency shelter
    25 locations
  • Food and clothing
    24 locations
  • Emergency cell phones
    21 locations
  • Confidential shelter location
    19 locations
  • Danger/lethality assessment
    19 locations
  • Emergency local transportation
    12 locations
  • Mobile advocacy
    5 locations
  • Safe home network
    4 locations
  • Assistance with orders of protection
    29 locations
  • Court accompaniment/advocacy
    27 locations
  • Financial empowerment training
    23 locations
  • Court/legal lay assistance
    23 locations
  • Attorney referral for protection orders
    20 locations
  • Legal resource planning
    19 locations
  • Immigration services
    17 locations
  • Legal clinics
    15 locations
  • Attorney referral for family court
    15 locations
  • Legal representation
    13 locations
  • Attorney referral for criminal cases
    13 locations
  • Court/legal assistance by attorney
    12 locations
  • Child custody services
    11 locations
  • In-shelter financial aid
    8 locations
  • Expert testimony
    6 locations
  • Non-resident counseling
    24 locations
  • Peer support groups
    22 locations
  • Counseling for friends and family
    21 locations
  • Shelter resident counseling
    21 locations
  • Sexual violence support groups
    15 locations
  • Counseling for batterers
    12 locations
  • Substance abuse counseling
    10 locations
  • Incest counseling
    10 locations
  • Ritual abuse counseling
    9 locations
  • Sex offender counseling
    4 locations
  • Transitional family housing
    16 locations
  • Transitional individual housing
    13 locations
  • Transportation
    12 locations
  • Relocation services
    11 locations
  • Alternative housing counseling
    10 locations
  • Permanent family housing
    10 locations
  • Permanent individual housing
    8 locations
  • Resources and referrals
    30 locations
  • Goal planning assistance
    29 locations
  • Parenting skills training
    23 locations
  • Job search/placement
    22 locations
  • Health and wellness programs
    21 locations
  • Job skills training
    20 locations
  • Medical accompaniment
    16 locations
  • Spiritual services
    11 locations
  • Pet Shelter
    10 locations
  • Onsite mental health services
    10 locations
  • Onsite medical services
    6 locations
  • Safety planning for children
    24 locations
  • Youth counseling
    24 locations
  • Child care during support groups
    21 locations
  • Art/music therapy
    17 locations
  • Educational programs
    17 locations
  • Child abuse services
    17 locations
  • School liaison
    15 locations
  • Teen activity program
    13 locations
  • Tutoring services
    12 locations
  • Summer camp
    10 locations
  • Child development
    10 locations
  • After school programs
    10 locations
  • Pet therapy
    5 locations
  • Daycare facility
    5 locations
  • Onsite pediatric forensic nurse exams
    3 locations
  • Onsite schooling
    2 locations
  • Domestic violence workshops
    29 programs
  • Speaker's bureau
    19 programs

Other

  • English
    34 locations
  • Spanish
    22 locations
  • French
    3 locations
  • Portuguese
    3 locations
  • Sign language
    2 locations
  • Tagalog
    2 locations
  • Russian
    2 locations
  • Korean
    2 locations
  • Vietnamese
    1 locations
  • Italian
    1 locations
  • German
    1 locations
  • Women
    33 locations
  • Individuals
    26 locations
  • Families
    23 locations
  • Teens
    23 locations
  • Elderly
    18 locations
  • Men
    17 locations
  • Adult Male (victim of domestic violence)
    5 locations
  • Adult Male (victim of sexual assault)
    4 locations
  • Non-Binary
    0 locations
  • Immigrant
    24 locations
  • LGBTQ
    22 locations
  • Trafficked persons
    21 locations
  • Disabled
    21 locations
  • Trans women/men
    20 locations
  • Developmentally disabled
    20 locations
  • Prostituted persons
    18 locations
  • Military
    18 locations
  • Deaf
    18 locations
  • Rural
    13 locations