Rebuilding Lives Beyond Domestic Violence
Children Are the Forgotten Victims of Domestic Violence
Domestic Violence and Abuse Can Happen to Anyone
Domestic Abuse is Not Gender Specific
24/7 SUPPORT IS AVAILABLE
If you live in Bergen County, New Jersey, and are feeling unsafe in your home we are here for you! Day or night, safety and support is only a phone call away. Call our hotline 24 hours a day, 7 days a week — 201-944-9600. If you are unable to speak safely on the phone the National Domestic Violence Hotline will connect you to us, please text LOVEIS to 22522.
NEWS & EVENTS
NJ Man Lost a Daughter to Domestic Abuse, Now Educating Others to Save Lives Pete Miragliotta knows he missed some warnings signs before his daughter's life was cut short. But he also knows that most people would miss the same signs. That's why he's devoting much of his...
How Common Are Cases Like Gabby Petito's? 3 NJ Cases Tell Story NORTH JERSEY — The recent killing of Gabrielle Petito of Long Island spurred difficult conversations about the intimate partner murders that haven't received the same level of attention — but just how often...
Recent Bergen County Murders Highlight 'Shadow Pandemic' BERGEN COUNTY, NJ — Two recent Bergen County murders are highlighting a problem that public health experts and domestic violence advocates have spoken about since the beginning of the COVID-19 pandemic: domestic...
Interview with Julye Myner, PhD. Concerning Domestic Violence
WHO WE ARE
We are a not-for-profit agency founded in 1976. We strongly believe that every person has the right to be safe, empowered, and free from violence and the fear of violence. Our mission is to help you heal and grow through a wide range of services that give you the tools you need to leave the violence, and empower you and your children for new beginnings.