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November 11, 2013

Blog Post by Lil Corcoran, Associate Executive Director 

October 29, 2013

Blog Post by Elaine Meyerson, Executive Director Center for Hope and Safety

When I became the Executive Director of Center for Hope and Safety in 1986...

October 22, 2013

It happens in Bergen County, one of the 40 wealthiest counties in the United States. 

October 16, 2013

For more than 37 years, Center for Hope and Safety has been building a bigger and stronger foundation in order to provide services that promote the safety, strength, and hope our clients and their children need to succeed.


October 9, 2013

Domestic Violence Awareness Month (DVAM) evolved from the "Day of Unity" held in October 1981 and conceived by the National Coalition Against Domestic Violence. The intent was to connect advocates across the nation who were working to...

September 25, 2013

They are sometimes called the “hidden” victims of domestic violence. But for children who witness violence in their home or experience it directly, there is nothing hidden about it. It is all too visible, all too hurtful, all too real...

August 25, 2013

Center for Hope and Safety received a hotline call from a woman who’d been married for 50 years and abused throughout her entire marriage. She was still married. She had no intention of leaving her husband; she just needed someone to talk to. A rabbi reported to us that an elderly...

August 8, 2013

Center for Hope and Safety’ Transitional Housing provides women with longer-term housing, giving them the necessary time to get on back on their own feet. Joy fled a life of constant abuse and was able to find help from Center for Hope and Safety and Transitional Housing. 

August 2, 2013

I remember growing up watching Jackie Gleason tell Alice he would, “Send her to the Moon”, all while waving a closed fist in her face.  Meanwhile, Desi would occasionally put Lucy over his knee to give her a good spanking, while she cried like an exaggerated grown up baby. We...

June 9, 2013

Not far from the children’s zoo and train ride in Van Saun County Park in Paramus, NJ is a brick pathway  winding...


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