THANK YOU for giving the gift of SAFETY, SUPPORT, DIGNITY and HOPE. 


Essex County Family Justice Center served almost 1000 victims of domestic violence last year by providing crisis intervention, safety planning, emergency assistance, medical screenings, and legal service referrals. Your gift makes a difference in the lives of domestic violence victims by helping sustain our collaborative work with community partners.


Click DONATE above to make a secure, tax-deductible donation by credit card or your Paypal account. You may select to make a one-time contribution or set up automatic monthly contribution to support services for victims all year long. 


Or, send checks to payable to Essex County Family Justice Center to the following address:

​Mary Houtsma, Executive Director

Essex County Family Justice Center

Hall of Records - Room 430

465 Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Boulevard

Newark, NJ 07102


All gifts to Essex County Family Justice Center are tax deductible to the fullest extent allowed by law.

ESSEX COUNTY FAMILY JUSTICE CENTER  Leroy F. Smith Jr. Public Safety Building, 60 Nelson Place, 2nd Floor, Newark, NJ 07102, 973-230-7229

Services available Monday through Friday 8:30am-4:30pm NO APPOINTMENT NECESSARY

Easily accessible via public transportation. Click here for directions to the center.

Please use a computer at a safe location. There is always a computer trail.

If you are in danger, call 911 or the U.S. National Domestic Violence Hotline: 1-800-799-7233 TTY 1-800-787-3224

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