Help for Victims of Sexual Abuse and Assault at the New Jersey Shore (Atlantic City, Cape May, Etc.)
Sex abuse/assault is commonly perpetrated by persons known to the victims, including:
- family friends and relatives,
- day care workers, and
- medical/mental health professionals.
Victims of sexual assault often suffer from long-lasting emotional and psychological scars. Getting help is the first step on the road to recovery. Below are resources for victims of sexual abuse and assault in the New Jersey shore area.
If you or a loved one was the victim of sexual abuse or sexual assault, you should contact law enforcement to report the crime. Doing so can help prevent further acts of abuse. Please see the table below to find law enforcement offices in Atlantic, Cape May, Monmouth and Ocean counties.
New Jersey Shore Victim Services and Local Prosecutor’s Offices
* Indicates an Emergency Hotline
|Atlantic County, NJ||Rape Care Program, Atlantic County Women’s Center||PO Box 311
201 Shore Rd.
Northfield, NJ 08225
(800) 286-4184 *
|Atlantic County Prosecutor’s Office
(Atlantic City, Egg Harbor, Galloway, Hamilton, Hammonton, Pleasantville)
|4997 Unami Blvd., Suite 2
Mays Landing, NJ 08330
|Cape May County, NJ||Coalition Against Rape and Abuse||PO Box 774
Cape May Courthouse, NJ 08210
(877) 294-2272 *
|Cape May County Prosecutor’s Office (Avalon, Cape May, Ocean City, Stone Harbor, Wildwood)||4 Moore Rd.
Cape May Court House, NJ 08210
|Monmouth County, NJ||180 Turning Lives Around||One Bethany Rd., Bldg. 3, Suite 42
Hazlet, NJ 07730
(732) 264-7273 *
|Monmouth County Prosecutor’s Office (Belmar, Freehold, Long Branch, Middletown)||71 Monument St.
Freehold, NJ 07728
|Ocean County, NJ||Sex Abuse & Assault Program, LBI Community Center||4700 Long Beach Blvd.
Long Beach Township, NJ 08008
(609) 494-1090 *
|Providence House Domestic Violence Services||88 Schoolhouse Rd.
Whiting, NJ 08759
|Ocean County Prosecutor’s Office
(Beach Haven, Brick, LBI, Point Pleasant, Toms River)
|119 Hooper Ave.
Toms River, NJ 08753