TRENTON – Acting Attorney General John J. Hoffman announced Monday, March 10 The Women's Center in Linwood is the recipient of a $350,000 grant from the Division of Criminal Justice. The funds are to further efforts to combat human trafficking across New Jersey.
Under this grant, The Women’s Center will provide access 24 hours a day to statewide services for victims of human trafficking. These services include, shelter, food, court accompaniment, transportation, counseling and system linkage, clothing, and referral services. The Women’s Center will also provide crisis response in partnership with identified law enforcement and governmental agencies statewide.