A short-term residential facility for women and their children seeking confidential refuge from an unsafe living situation.
Designed to help women and their children bridge the gap between their time at the Safe House and living independently.
Educational and empowering programs such as, counseling, support groups, and specialized youth programs are offered for all ages groups.
A group of volunteers who are specially trained to provide critical and clear information on scene, in a time of crisis.
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Safe+Sound Somerset provides all new staff members and volunteers with 40 hours of training as recommended and required by New Jersey State Law and the New Jersey Coalition for Battered Women.Learn More
Safe+Sound Somerset offers assistance to survivors who are navigating the often overwhelming legal system during crisis. We have a strong partnership with Somerset County Family Court who welcomes support from our team of legal advocates who help victims understand domestic violence laws, their rights within the legal system and the process of obtaining a court order of protection (restraining order). Specifically, we provide:
Legal advocates are not attorneys and do not provide legal advice. We do refer clients to Legal Services of Northern New Jersey, if they meet the low-income requirements.
Safe+Sound Somerset is determined to continue to improve the administration of justice for survivors of domestic violence in Somerset County through our Legal Advocacy program. If you need any further information on our Legal Advocacy program, please call or text our 24-hour hotline at 866.685.1122.