Coronavirus and Domestic Abuse
Government "Stay at Home" orders to stop Corvid-19 spreading is likely to cause a spike in domestic violence cases in New Jersey. Abuse has already increased in parts of the world as a result of this Pandemic.
With families confined to their home, experts say health worries and fears about income adds to the anxiety and the potential for domestic violence. See https://www.northjersey.com/story/news/coronavirus/2020/03/23/coronavirus-nj-recipe-disaster-domestic-violence-victims/2876817001/
Passaic County Domestic Violence Attorney David L. Pine understands how serious domestic violence allegations can be, and he is prepared to help you understand your rights and prepare a strong defense for the accusations you are facing. During this national crisis, lawyer David L. Pine is available 24/7. If you or a loved one is in need of an experienced domestic violence attorney, call David L. Pine today!
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Resources on the Response to the Coronavirus in New Jersey
The New Jersey Coalition to End Domestic Violence is working together with our member programs and partners to address the safety, health, and well-being of survivors of domestic violence, and to ensure the safety and well-being of advocates continuing to provide domestic violence services across the state. Go to the New Jersey Coalition to End Domestic Violence website at https://njcedv.org/covid19/ to see a listing of the resources available across the state.
The statewide domestic violence hotline is available at 1-800-572-SAFE (7233) and can help direct survivors to the resources closest to them.
For those experiencing domestic violence/assault: Call the National Domestic Violence Hotline at 1-800-799-7233 or 1-800-799-7233 for TTY. If you cannot speak safely, visit thehotline.org or text LOVEIS to 22522. You may also contact the National Sexual Assault Telephone Hotline at 800.656.HOPE (4673) or reach out to RAINN at www.rainn.org to be connected with a trained staff member from a local sexual assault service provider. These resources are available 24/7.