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Center for Hope and Safety Featured on NJBiz.com

One in four women and 1 in 7 men will experience physical violence from an intimate partner at some point in their lifetime, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. Not all scars, however, are visible. Of those women and men, the National Network...

Center for Hope and Safety Featured on NJ.com

Crisis behind closed doors Domestic violence raged in the shadows. Now, housing insecurity compounds problems for survivors. The state lockdown curbed the number of COVID-19 cases, but created a new crisis by unintentionally trapping domestic violence victimswith...

Center for Hope and Safety Featured in Autumn Years Magazine

The Spirit of Love Enfolds Them After a Family Tragedy Love suffuses the Miragliotta home in Rutherford—a warm greeting, the scent of morning coffee, the welcoming barks of the family dogs. Near the front door, birds flit to and from the fully stocked birdfeeder....

Center for Hope and Safety Featured on Patch

Domestic Violence Shelter Issues Urgent Plea for Donations Domestic violence is on the rise. During the pandemic, calls to the Bergen County-based Center for Hope and Safety's free 24/7 hotline have increased 46%. During that time, they have answered more than 6,150...

Center for Hope and Safety Featured on ROI-NJ

How businesses can step up, help end domestic abuse in their communities  Imagine being forbidden to work, being forbidden to take courses that could help you advance in your career — or having your career sabotaged in any number of ways by your partner. Imagine only...

Center for Hope and Safety Featured on NJ 101.5

NJ Domestic Violence Organization Urgent Plea for Donations ROCHELLE PARK — When victims of domestic violence eventually reach out for help, they need more than just a temporary place to stay. Many are in need of services to help them rebuild their lives — career...

Center for Hope and Safety Featured on ABC7NY Tiempo

Tiempo: Domestic violence in the Latino community NEW YORK CITY (WABC) -- In this episode of Tiempo, we're taking a closer look at domestic violence in the Latino community. It is a growing problem that saw significant public awareness following the arrest and federal...

Center for Hope and Safety Featured on NJ 101.5

Demand for NJ Domestic Violence Services Has Skyrocketed During Pandemic Initial lockdown orders prompted by the coronavirus pandemic made it more difficult for survivors of domestic violence to make a call for help. But as the Garden State slowly opened up, so did...

Center for Hope and Safety Featured on ABC7NY

Calls for help increase at domestic violence center in New Jersey during COVID ROCHELLE PARK, New Jersey (WABC) -- Domestic violence incidents have increased during COVID and during the first month of the pandemic, the call lines went silent at a help center in Bergen...

Center for Hope and Safety featured on NJ101.5

Teen dating violence — experts urge you to recognize the signs If your child were experiencing abuse from their dating partner, do you think you'd have the eyes and ears to pick up on it? Victim advocates in New Jersey claim most people would be surprised to learn...