Year Founded
Local Leader/Exec. Director
Phyllis Yonta
Main Address

250 Livingston Avenue
New Brunswick, NJ 08901
United States

What We Do
The mission of Women Aware is to promote the safety and self-sufficiency of individuals and families affected by domestic violence in Middlesex County, New Jersey. We envision a society where individuals can live free from violence and injustice. In our 42nd year as the state-designated lead domestic violence agency for Middlesex County, Women Aware provides free and confidential comprehensive services for victims of domestic violence and their children. In addition to crisis services, we provide the building blocks of independent living through residential and non-residential programs. Our services include: a 24-hour multilingual hotline, emergency shelter, legal advocacy, children’s trauma reduction therapy, support groups, case management, housing navigation and community outreach.
Interesting Info
  • Women Aware served 2,195 survivors in 2021.
  • Women Aware operates a 24/7 multilingual domestic violence hotline - 833.249.4504.
  • All services are free, confidential and available to anyone.
Volunteer Opportunities

Get Involved and Support Women Aware!
Repeats daily until Thursday, April 27th, 2023

Legal Advocacy Volunteer
Repeats daily until Friday, April 28th, 2023

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