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New Jersey Domestic Violence Help, Programs and Statistics

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There are 42 organizations in New Jersey that provide domestic violence services at some level. A total of 31 organizations have provided complete information about their program to this site for a statewide completion rate of 73%. These programs can be found in 26 different cities.

Click on any of the 26 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 workshops and assistance with orders of protection" while the two least common services are "onsite schooling and onsite pediatric forensic nurse exams".

Spanish is spoken at 64% of the organizations. The third most common language after English and Spanish is Sign language at 6% of the organizations. Demographically, the organizations are mostly like to be equipped to serve Women .

Statistics on Domestic Violence Services in New Jersey

  • Safety planning
    28 locations
    This service is available in 90% of fully reporting locations in New Jersey
  • Crisis intervention services
    28 locations
    This service is available in 90% of fully reporting locations in New Jersey
  • Case management
    26 locations
    This service is available in 83% of fully reporting locations in New Jersey
  • Domestic violence education
    26 locations
    This service is available in 83% of fully reporting locations in New Jersey
  • Emergency shelter
    24 locations
    This service is available in 77% of fully reporting locations in New Jersey
  • Food and clothing
    22 locations
    This service is available in 70% of fully reporting locations in New Jersey
  • Emergency cell phones
    21 locations
    This service is available in 67% of fully reporting locations in New Jersey
  • Danger/lethality assessment
    19 locations
    This service is available in 61% of fully reporting locations in New Jersey
  • Confidential shelter location
    19 locations
    This service is available in 61% of fully reporting locations in New Jersey
  • Emergency local transportation
    12 locations
    This service is available in 38% of fully reporting locations in New Jersey
  • Safe home network
    4 locations
    This service is available in 12% of fully reporting locations in New Jersey
  • Mobile advocacy
    0 locations
    This service is available in 0% of fully reporting locations in New Jersey
  • Assistance with orders of protection
    28 locations
    This service is available in 90% of fully reporting locations in New Jersey
  • Court accompaniment/advocacy
    27 locations
    This service is available in 87% of fully reporting locations in New Jersey
  • Court/legal lay assistance
    23 locations
    This service is available in 74% of fully reporting locations in New Jersey
  • Financial empowerment training
    20 locations
    This service is available in 64% of fully reporting locations in New Jersey
  • Legal resource planning
    18 locations
    This service is available in 58% of fully reporting locations in New Jersey
  • Attorney referral for protection orders
    17 locations
    This service is available in 54% of fully reporting locations in New Jersey
  • Immigration services
    16 locations
    This service is available in 51% of fully reporting locations in New Jersey
  • Attorney referral for family court
    15 locations
    This service is available in 48% of fully reporting locations in New Jersey
  • Legal clinics
    14 locations
    This service is available in 45% of fully reporting locations in New Jersey
  • Legal representation
    14 locations
    This service is available in 45% of fully reporting locations in New Jersey
  • Attorney referral for criminal cases
    14 locations
    This service is available in 45% of fully reporting locations in New Jersey
  • Court/legal assistance by attorney
    13 locations
    This service is available in 41% of fully reporting locations in New Jersey
  • Child custody services
    10 locations
    This service is available in 32% of fully reporting locations in New Jersey
  • In-shelter financial aid
    9 locations
    This service is available in 29% of fully reporting locations in New Jersey
  • Expert testimony
    7 locations
    This service is available in 22% of fully reporting locations in New Jersey
  • Non-resident counseling
    21 locations
    This service is available in 67% of fully reporting locations in New Jersey
  • Shelter resident counseling
    20 locations
    This service is available in 64% of fully reporting locations in New Jersey
  • Peer support groups
    18 locations
    This service is available in 58% of fully reporting locations in New Jersey
  • Counseling for friends and family
    18 locations
    This service is available in 58% of fully reporting locations in New Jersey
  • Sexual violence support groups
    14 locations
    This service is available in 45% of fully reporting locations in New Jersey
  • Counseling for batterers
    13 locations
    This service is available in 41% of fully reporting locations in New Jersey
  • Incest counseling
    10 locations
    This service is available in 32% of fully reporting locations in New Jersey
  • Ritual abuse counseling
    10 locations
    This service is available in 32% of fully reporting locations in New Jersey
  • Substance abuse counseling
    8 locations
    This service is available in 25% of fully reporting locations in New Jersey
  • Sex offender counseling
    6 locations
    This service is available in 19% of fully reporting locations in New Jersey
  • Transitional family housing
    16 locations
    This service is available in 51% of fully reporting locations in New Jersey
  • Transportation
    15 locations
    This service is available in 48% of fully reporting locations in New Jersey
  • Transitional individual housing
    13 locations
    This service is available in 41% of fully reporting locations in New Jersey
  • Relocation services
    12 locations
    This service is available in 38% of fully reporting locations in New Jersey
  • Alternative housing counseling
    11 locations
    This service is available in 35% of fully reporting locations in New Jersey
  • Permanent family housing
    11 locations
    This service is available in 35% of fully reporting locations in New Jersey
  • Permanent individual housing
    9 locations
    This service is available in 29% of fully reporting locations in New Jersey
  • Resources and referrals
    28 locations
    This service is available in 90% of fully reporting locations in New Jersey
  • Goal planning assistance
    25 locations
    This service is available in 80% of fully reporting locations in New Jersey
  • Job search/placement
    22 locations
    This service is available in 70% of fully reporting locations in New Jersey
  • Parenting skills training
    22 locations
    This service is available in 70% of fully reporting locations in New Jersey
  • Health and wellness programs
    21 locations
    This service is available in 67% of fully reporting locations in New Jersey
  • Job skills training
    20 locations
    This service is available in 64% of fully reporting locations in New Jersey
  • Medical accompaniment
    16 locations
    This service is available in 51% of fully reporting locations in New Jersey
  • Spiritual services
    11 locations
    This service is available in 35% of fully reporting locations in New Jersey
  • Onsite mental health services
    9 locations
    This service is available in 29% of fully reporting locations in New Jersey
  • Onsite medical services
    7 locations
    This service is available in 22% of fully reporting locations in New Jersey
  • Pet Shelter
    4 locations
    This service is available in 12% of fully reporting locations in New Jersey
  • Safety planning for children
    23 locations
    This service is available in 74% of fully reporting locations in New Jersey
  • Youth counseling
    22 locations
    This service is available in 70% of fully reporting locations in New Jersey
  • Child care during support groups
    19 locations
    This service is available in 61% of fully reporting locations in New Jersey
  • Art/music therapy
    17 locations
    This service is available in 54% of fully reporting locations in New Jersey
  • School liaison
    15 locations
    This service is available in 48% of fully reporting locations in New Jersey
  • Educational programs
    15 locations
    This service is available in 48% of fully reporting locations in New Jersey
  • Child abuse services
    15 locations
    This service is available in 48% of fully reporting locations in New Jersey
  • Teen activity program
    14 locations
    This service is available in 45% of fully reporting locations in New Jersey
  • Tutoring services
    13 locations
    This service is available in 41% of fully reporting locations in New Jersey
  • Summer camp
    11 locations
    This service is available in 35% of fully reporting locations in New Jersey
  • Child development
    11 locations
    This service is available in 35% of fully reporting locations in New Jersey
  • After school programs
    10 locations
    This service is available in 32% of fully reporting locations in New Jersey
  • Daycare facility
    6 locations
    This service is available in 19% of fully reporting locations in New Jersey
  • Pet therapy
    6 locations
    This service is available in 19% of fully reporting locations in New Jersey
  • Onsite pediatric forensic nurse exams
    4 locations
    This service is available in 12% of fully reporting locations in New Jersey
  • Onsite schooling
    3 locations
    This service is available in 9% of fully reporting locations in New Jersey
  • Domestic violence workshops
    29 programs
    This service is available in 93% of fully reporting locations in New Jersey
  • Speaker's bureau
    20 programs
    This service is available in 64% of fully reporting locations in New Jersey

Other

  • English
    31 locations
    This language spoken in 100% of fully reporting locations in New Jersey
  • Spanish
    20 locations
    This language spoken in 64% of fully reporting locations in New Jersey
  • Sign language
    2 locations
    This language spoken in 6% of fully reporting locations in New Jersey
  • French
    2 locations
    This language spoken in 6% of fully reporting locations in New Jersey
  • Portuguese
    2 locations
    This language spoken in 6% of fully reporting locations in New Jersey
  • Korean
    1 locations
    This language spoken in 3% of fully reporting locations in New Jersey
  • Italian
    1 locations
    This language spoken in 3% of fully reporting locations in New Jersey
  • German
    1 locations
    This language spoken in 3% of fully reporting locations in New Jersey
  • Russian
    1 locations
    This language spoken in 3% of fully reporting locations in New Jersey
  • Tagalog
    1 locations
    This language spoken in 3% of fully reporting locations in New Jersey
  • Vietnamese
    1 locations
    This language spoken in 3% of fully reporting locations in New Jersey
  • Women
    31 locations
    This demographic is served in 100% of fully reporting locations in New Jersey
  • Individuals
    21 locations
    This demographic is served in 67% of fully reporting locations in New Jersey
  • Families
    19 locations
    This demographic is served in 61% of fully reporting locations in New Jersey
  • Teens
    19 locations
    This demographic is served in 61% of fully reporting locations in New Jersey
  • Adult Male (victim of domestic violence)
    19 locations
    This demographic is served in 61% of fully reporting locations in New Jersey
  • Elderly
    15 locations
    This demographic is served in 48% of fully reporting locations in New Jersey
  • Adult Male (victim of sexual assault)
    11 locations
    This demographic is served in 35% of fully reporting locations in New Jersey
  • Immigrant
    18 locations
    This population is served in 58% of fully reporting locations in New Jersey
  • LGBTQ
    17 locations
    This population is served in 54% of fully reporting locations in New Jersey
  • Trafficked persons
    17 locations
    This population is served in 54% of fully reporting locations in New Jersey
  • Disabled
    16 locations
    This population is served in 51% of fully reporting locations in New Jersey
  • Trans women/men
    16 locations
    This population is served in 51% of fully reporting locations in New Jersey
  • Deaf
    15 locations
    This population is served in 48% of fully reporting locations in New Jersey
  • Military
    14 locations
    This population is served in 45% of fully reporting locations in New Jersey
  • Developmentally disabled
    14 locations
    This population is served in 45% of fully reporting locations in New Jersey
  • Prostituted persons
    13 locations
    This population is served in 41% of fully reporting locations in New Jersey
  • Rural
    11 locations
    This population is served in 35% of fully reporting locations in New Jersey