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Domestic Violence

Get the support and help you need after experiencing violence in a relationship.

Camden County Women’s Center

856-227-1234

Contact: Danielle Brown

Services: 24 Hour Hotline and Safe House

Camden County Women’s Center Outreach and Support

Location: 311 Market Street, Camden NJ 08102

Phone: 856-963-5668

Services: Case management, bilingual support services, support groups, legal advocacy, PALS-children’s program, domestic violence response team, address confidentiality program lead.


Victim Advocacy

Camden County Prosecutor’s Office

Office of Victim Witness – Domestic Violence Unit

Location: 25 N. 5th Street, Camden NJ 08102

Phone: 856-225-8400

Contact: Kathi Whitman

Services: Information and assistance with the Criminal Justice Process, and advocacy with Victim Information Notification Everyday (VINE) and Victims of Crime Compensation (VCCO).


Legal Services

Camden Center for Law & Social Justice

Location: 126 N Broadway, Camden, NJ

Contact: Lisa Incollingo

Phone: 856-583-2950

http://www.cclsj.org

Services: Domestic Violence Restraining Orders, Divorce, Child Custody, Immigration, Free Restraining Order representation, $30/Consult, free if 200% below Poverty Level.

Rutgers Law School:

Domestic Violence Pro Bono Project, help with Restraining Orders

Rutgers Clinic: Child Custody Issues, Immigration

Phone: 856-225-6425

Camden County Bar Association – Lawyer Referral Service

Phone: 856-482-0618

LSNJ-LAW

Phone: 1-888-576-5529

South Jersey Legal Services

Location: 745 Market Street, Camden NJ 08102

Phone: 856-964-2010

Services: Assistance with child custody, child support, divorce and other legal issues.


Counseling

Aids Coalition of Southern NJ Phone: 856-933-9500

Batterers Intervention: 856-668-2065

Family Violence Prevention Program/VOA

Camden County Crisis Center 856-428-4357

Catholic Social Services 856-342-4104

Center for Family Services 856-963-0200
Location: 594 Benson Street, Camden NJ
Services: Various programs to support individuals and families

Cop 2 Cop 1-866-COP-2COP
Services: 24 Hour Hotline for NJ police officers and their families.

Manned by retired officers and clinicians trained in

Critical incident Stress Management – respond to calls for debriefing and defusing resulting from critical incidents.

Hispanic Family Center – Camden 856-541-6985
Services: Domestic violence case management and counseling Phone Counseling @ 856-365-7393

Jewish Family and Children’s Services 
Cherry Hill: 856-424-1333
Mt. Laurel: 856-778-7775

MaryAnne Giello, LCSW 856-854-5458
Services: Individual victims counseling *Accepts VCCO*

Office of Youth Services 856-757-7644

Princeton Behavioral Health 1-800-242-2550
Location: Camden, Gloucester and Burlington County
Services: Inpatient and outpatient care for mental illness and addiction

Project HOPE 856-968-2320
Location: 439 Clinton Street, Camden NJ 08103
Services: Primary health care, counseling for mental health and substance abuse issues, referrals, social work services, food packages for patients that are diabetic. For the homeless and others in need

SERV 866-295-7378
Services: Advocacy, crisis intervention, counseling for victims of sexual violence

Southern NJ Behavioral Health Resource 856-361-2700

Twin Oaks Children, 856-428-1300
Services: Individual/family/group therapy, access to psychiatric care, Adults, 856-482-8747 community resources

Unity Place Program, LLC. 856-424-4142
Location: 1 Keystone Suite 100, Cherry Hill NJ
Services: Outpatient, intensive outpatient, partial care/MICA treatment 


Family Counseling

PALS – Peace a Learned Solution 856-963-5668
Services: Free creative arts program for children 3 – 12 years, who have witnessed domestic violence in the home. Transportation provided.

Center for Family Services 1-877-922-2377,

Parenting, Family Success, Parents Resource, Babies Best Start 856-964-1990

CARES Institute 856-566-7036
Provides direct services to children and families that have experienced sexual abuse, physical abuse, neglect or domestic violence.

Crisis Intervention

Kennedy Crisis Intervention Center 856-488-6897,
Location: Kennedy University Hospital, 856-665-3613
2201 Chapel & Cooper Landing Road, Cherry Hill, NJ

Twin Oaks 609-267-5928
Services: Mental health crisis stabilization, outpatient, residential and family support for adults and children, veterans and people with developmental disabilities


Children/Teen Services

Afri-female Institute 609-577-2451
Services: Helping youth becomes responsible citizens, develop leadership skills, mentoring programs

Center for Children’s Support 856-566-7036
Services: Support group for children of domestic violence

Covenant House 1-800-999-9999
Services: For homeless and at-risk youth 22 years and younger. 24/7: 973-621-8704
Food, clothing, shelter, crisis, health care, educational services, counseling substance abuse, transitional housing, legal and street outreach

Jewish Family and Children’s Services 
Cherry Hill: 856-424-1333
Mt. Laurel: 856-778-7775
Mobile Response Team 856-210-1551
Services: 24/7 help for children and youth experiencing emotional 1-877-652-7624 or behavioral crisis.

PALS – Peace a Learned Solution 856-963-5668
Services: Free creative arts program for children 3 – 12 years, who have witnessed domestic violence in the home

Children’s Behavioral Health Services – 856-251-9059
Ages 5-12 with Trauma

Perform Care – Department of Children and Families 1-877-652-7624
Services: Youth 5 – 21 years, for children and their families with behavioral or emotional health care challenges

Street Smart Services – Teen Outreach Services 1-800-355-0660
Teen Websites:

http://www.2ndfloor.org/getinformed/dating-abuse/

Protective Services

Child Abuse Hotline 1-800-792-8610

Adult Protective Services 856-225-8178
Location: 600 Market Street-2nd Floor, Camden NJ
Services: Assistance for elderly, disable or homebound clients experiencing domestic violence

Elder and Disabled Services – Community Care Program 1-877-222-3737

Medicare Information and Referral 1-800-792-8820


Area Hospitals-24 Hour Emergency Care

  • Cooper University Hospital 1 Cooper Plaza, Camden NJ 856-342-2000
  • Kennedy Univ. Hospital 2201 Chapel Ave West, Cherry Hill NJ 856-488-6500
  • Kennedy Univ. Hospital 18 East Laurel Road Stratford NJ 856-346-6000
  • Kennedy Univ. Hospital 435 Hurfville-Cross Keys Rd, Turnersville NJ 856-582-2500
  • Our Lady of Lourdes Medical Center 1600 Haddon Avenue, Camden NJ 856-757-3500
  • Virtua Hospital 135 Route 73, Voorhees NJ 856-767-7121
  • Virtua Hospital 175 N=Brick Road, Marlton NJ 856-335-6000

Medical Services

Rose Foundation www.rosefund.org
Reconstructive surgery for injuries related to domestic violence.

Breast Intentions www.breastintentions.org
Crisis intervention for women who are facing financial hardship as they battle breast cancer.

Camden AHEC 856-963-2432
Location: 514 Cooper Street, Camden NJ
Services: HIV counseling and testing

CAMcare 856-541-3270
Various Locations 856-635-0203
Services: Medical care, women’s series, children’s services and immunizations, cancer screenings, vision/hearing, dental clinic.
Payment: free or low cost, Medicaid, NJ Family Care, self-pay, sliding scale, private insurance.

Catholic Charities 856-764-6940
Services: Eyecare

Cooper Cancer Institute 856-968-7092
Services: Free Mammograms for uninsured

Family Health Line 1-800-328-3838
Services: 24 Hour Hotline for referrals to treatment for: WIC, pregnancy and postpartum, primary health care, pediatric care, addiction during pregnancy, cancer education and detection, cystic fibrosis, etc.

HOP Clinic http://clc.camden.rutgers.edu/HOP_Clinic.html
Services: Individuals in need of medical care.
Student-run, free primary healthcare.

NJCEED www.state.nj.us/health/cancer/njceed 1-800-328-3838
Services: Cancer screening

NJ Charity Care/NJ Hospital Care Payment Assistance Program 1-866-588-5696
Services: Assistance with paying hospital bills. Must apply within 1-800-367-6543
1 year of receiving services. Open to low income people without health coverage and ineligible for Medicaid and NJ Family Care.

NJ Family Care 1-800-701-0710
Services: Health insurance covers doctor’s visits, eyeglasses, lab tests, x-rays, hospitalization, prescriptions, mental health.
Dental is for children only. Uninsured children and low income parents.

NJ Family Care Advantage 1-800-637-2997
Services: Discounted health insurance for families who exceed income level.

NJ Protect

Camden County Women’s Center, 856-227-1234
Contact: Danielle Brown
Services: 24 Hour Hotline and Safe House

Camden County Women’s Center Outreach and Support
Location: 311 Market Street, Camden NJ 08102
Phone: 856-963-5668
Services: Case management, bilingual support services, support groups, legal advocacy, PALS-children’s

program, domestic violence response team, address confidentiality program lead.

Victim Advocacy

Camden County Prosecutor’s Office
Office of Victim Witness – Domestic Violence Unit
Location: 25 N. 5th Street, Camden NJ 08102
Phone: 856-225-8400

Contact: Kathi Whitman

Services: Information and assistance with the Criminal Justice Process, and advocacy with Victim Information Notification Everyday (VINE) and Victims of Crime Compensation (VCCO)


Dental Services

Camden County College 856-374-4930
Location: Taft Hall, Room 204 200 College Drive Blackwood NJ
Services: Dental clinic: cleaning, x-rays, sealants, fluoride.
Self-pay: All services are under $10. Must be 5 years and older.

Dental Lifeline Network 1-800-829-4619
Services: NJ residents permanently disabled, medically at risk, or age 65+

UMDNJ – Somerdale 856-566-6969
Location: 13 Somerdale Square, Somerdale NJ
Services: All dentistry needs, Ages 5 years and older, accepts. Medicaid, NJ Family Care, self-pay, sliding scale and private insurance

Virtua Dental Health Clinic 856-246-3545
Location: 100 Atlantic Avenue, Camden NJ
Services: Dental needs, 5 years and older, Accepts charity care, self-pay, Medicaid, and private insurance


Substance Abuse

  • Addictions Hotline of NJ 1-800-322-5525
  • Alcoholics Anonymous 856-486-4446
  • Alcoholism and Drug Treatment 856-486-4444
  • Ala-Non and Ala-Teen 856-547-0855
  • Camden Treatment Associates, Inc. 856-338-1811
  • Kennedy Health System-SUBSTA 1-800-528-3425
  • La Esperanza – Bilingual Program 856-428-5688
  • Living Proof Recovery Center 856-967-3268
  • Maryville – Rehabilitation 856-629-0244
  • Nar-anon – For friends and relatives 877-424-4491
  • New Horizons 609-394-8988
  • Princeton House – Women’s Services Outpatient 856-779-8455
  • Project HOPE 856-968-2320

Financial Assistance

Camden County OEO 856-365-8989
Location: 538 Broadway, Camden NJ 08103
Services: Emergency Assistance before 4:30 pm, M-F

Camden County Board of Social Services 856-225-8800
Location: 600 Market Street, Camden NJ 1-800-786-5080,
Services: Emergency financial assistance, 8am-4:30 pm M-F 24/7 Emergency
Back rent, back mortgage, food, clothing, housing, shelter, etc. 856-225-5143 ext. 1

Catholic Charities 856-342-4100 ext.
Services: Emergency assistance, rent 4193


Employment

Camden County Resource Center 856-968-4200
Hours: 8:30-4:30 pm M-F

Camden Center for Youth Development 856-963-4060

KRA Corporation 856-541-1372
Location: 800 Cooper Street-Suite 500, Camden NJ
Services: Operates programs that provide welfare applicants and recipients with intensive case management, academic and occupational training, job placement and retention, and supportive services.


Housing

Camden County Board of Social Services 856-225-8800
Location: 600 Market Street, Camden NJ 1-800-786-5080,
Services: Emergency financial assistance, 8am-4:30 pm M-F 24/7 Emergency

NJ Housing Resource Center http://nj.gov/njhrc
Affordable Housing who will work with financially challenged DV survivors:

Powell-Peters Estate Agency
Contact: Barbara Powell-Peters 856-541-3800

Sergie Farms Apartments
Contact: Nicolette, Manager 856-751-4414
*Minimum income for a single is $25,300


Clothing

Unforgotten Haven 856-214-2901
100 S Black Horse Pike
Blackwood, New Jersey

Image and Attitude 856-910-7650
Location: 6500 Madison Avenue, Suite B, Pennsauken NJ
www.imageandattitude.org

New Visions Community Services 856-963-0857
Location: 520 Stevens Street, Camden NJ

CCWC can connect clients to agencies for clothing as well.

Additional Support/Misc. Resource Needs

Women’s Referral Central Hotline (800) 322-8092
Services: 24 hours a day/7 days a week Hotline provides comprehensive information including but not limited to: Child Care, Discrimination, Displaced Homemaker, Divorce, Employment, Housing, Job Training, Legal Assistance, Single Parenting, Social Services
Food Resources