Jersey Battered Women's Service Inc. in Morris County, NJ is a full-service domestic violence and domestic abuse prevention agency with volunteer opportunities. The services include a 24-hour hotline; counseling; safe house; transitional living; children's services; life skills education; vocational counseling; batterers' intervention; legal assistance; teen dating violence services; and professional training, education and youth prevention programs.
FEBRUARY IS TEEN DATING VIOLENCE AWARENESS MONTH
Local High School Leaders Take Action to Prevent Dating Abuse
Eleven high schools and 160 students attended our 3rd annual Youth in Action Conference to observe Teen Dating Violence Awareness Month. The event was hosted by Morris Knolls High School. Pictured (l-r) during a presentation of a proclamation from the Governor's Office are the host school's principal William Cleffi; students Luke Drugac and Dean Drugac; JBWS executive director Patricia Sly, NJ Dpt of Children and Families Commissioner Allison Blake; and student Jayson Parisi.
STORIES OF HOPE & SURVIVAL
From Darkness to Light, the story of
JBWS and the people we serve.