The mission of The Women's Center is to empower individuals and families by working to secure their physical safety, emothional well being, indivudual freedom and economic equality.

THE MISSION OF THE WOMEN'S CENTER IS TO EMPOWER WOMEN BY WORKING TO SECURE THEIR PHYSICAL SAFETY, EMOTIONAL WELL BEING, INDIVIDUAL FREEDOM, AND ECONOMIC EQUALITY.



Locations and Directions

  

Location: The Women’s Center operates through two locations -
Linwood and our Emergency Shelter.

Emergency Shelter: The location of the shelter is CONFIDENTIAL.

LINWOOD OFFICES
1201 New Rd
Linwood, NJ 08221-1129

Directions to Linwood Site:

To Linwood from Philadelphia

  • Take exit I-676 E/US-30 E/BEN FRANKLIN BR.
  • Merge onto I-676 E via the ramp on the LEFT toward I-95 (Portions toll).
  • I-676 E becomes I-76 E.
  • I-76 E becomes NJ-42 S.
  • NJ-42 S becomes ATLANTIC CITY EXPY S (Portions toll).
  • Take the SOUTH GARDEN STATE PARKWAY exit- EXIT 7S.
  • Merge onto CR-563/TILTON RD via EXIT 36 toward NORTHFIELD/MARGATE.
  • Turn SLIGHT RIGHT onto NEW RD/US-9.
  • End at 1201 New Rd, Linwood, NJ

To Linwood from north New Jersey

  • Take the I-95 S/TURNPIKE SOUTH.
  • Merge onto NEW JERSEY TPKE CARS ONLY LN S/I-95 S toward CARS ONLY (Portions toll).
  • Take EXIT 11 toward US-1/WOODBRIDGE/RT-440/THE AMBOYS/US-9/GARDEN STATE PARKWAY SOUTH.
  • Merge onto GARDEN STATE PKWY S via the exit on the LEFT (Portions toll).
  • Take GARDEN STATE PKY EXPRESS LN S toward EXPRESS/EXITS 117- 105/ASBURY PARK/SOUTH JERSEY (Portions toll).
  • Merge onto GARDEN STATE PKWY S (Portions toll).Merge onto CR-563/TILTON RD via EXIT 36 toward NORTHFIELD/MARGATE.
  • Turn SLIGHT RIGHT onto NEW RD/US-9.
  • End at 1201 New Rd, Linwood, NJ

To Linwood from south New Jersey

  • Go onto GARDEN STATE PKWY N (Portions toll).
  • Take the US-9 N exit- EXIT 29- toward SOMERS PT/OCEAN CITY.
  • Turn SLIGHT RIGHT onto NEW RD/US-9.
  • End at 1201 New Rd, Linwood, NJ

 

More Information


U.S. National Hotline:  1-800-799-7233

TTY:  1-800-787-3224

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Our Mission

Empowering individuals and famililes by working to secure their physical safety, emotional well-being, individual freedom and economic equality.

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Works to reduce the physical, psychological and emotional trauma and recurrence of domestic violence, sexual assault and incest experienced by victims and their families. All VIP services are provided at no cost, excluding the Alternatives To Violence program, which incurs a small cost.

 

Peace: A Learned Solution (PALS)

Peace: A Learned Solution is a therapeutic program for children and their families who have experienced or witnessed domestic violence.

 

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Fathers Ending Abuse

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Dream Catcher

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Grow NJ Kids South Region Technical Assistance Center

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 This agency is funded in part by:

The New Jersey Department of Human Services, Division of Family Development