"A Place for Us"Atlantic County Women's Center

Linwood, New Jersey

About this nonprofit organization
The Women's Center is the lead social service agency in Atlantic County providing domestic violence and sexual violence services to victims and their families. In addition we provide state wide services to victims of all forms of human trafficking and regional technical assistance to early childhood care providers and educators in Atlantic, Burlington, Camden, Cape May, Cumberland, Gloucester and Salem counties. Services include 24/7 hotline, emergency protective shelter, crisis response to hospitals and police departments, transitional housing, individual and group counseling, advocacy and accompaniment, self sufficiency and job readiness training, technical assistance and community education and mobilization. Our mission for over 42 year is to empower individuals and families by working to secure their physical safety, emotional well being, individual freedom and economic equality.