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Legal Matter Resources

Central Jersey Legal Services – (732) 249-7600/(732) 324-1613 – Perth Amboy

Partners – (973) 233-0111

Legal Services of New Jersey – (888) 576-5529

American Friends Service Committee – (973) 643-1924

Family Court, Middlesex County (732-645-4300)

Middlesex County Prosecutor’s Office Victim/Witness Advocacy Unit (732-745-3394)

Victim of Crime Compensation Board (VCCO) – (973-648-2107)/(800-242-0804) 24 hours

WAFA House – 1-800-930-9232 / (862) 295-3525

Victims' Rights: Understanding and Accessing the Protections Afforded by Law Video Series

A series of 12 law videos produced by Women Aware through the project cosponsored by the New Jersey State Bar Foundation, and made possible through funding from the IOLTA Fund of the Bar of New Jersey, are now available on Women Aware’s YouTube channel.

Restraining Order





Sexual Assault

Victims’ Rights/Victim Advocacy

Child Custody

The information provided in these videos is offered by attorneys and advocates who practice in various areas related to domestic violence, as well as some of the staff at Women Aware, Middlesex County’s lead domestic violence agency. The material provided in these videos is for informational purposes only; it is not intended to take the place of legal advice provided by your own individual attorney. There is no attorney-client relationship created through these videos; our goal is to inform and educate the public, and to answer some frequently-asked questions about a number of topics under the broad umbrella of domestic violence.