Women’s Resources

WINNJ logo (final)_150The Women’s Information Network of New Jersey (WIN-NJ), a project of the Alice Paul Institute, was established in 2009 through the Women’s Agenda of New Jersey. WIN-NJ provides an online database of women’s organizations within the state that deal with issues of relevance to women’s social, political, economic, educational, and legal advancement.

Please contact programs@alicepaul.org with comments and/or recommendations for additional listings to this database.

To view women’s organizations across the United States, visit the National Council of Women’s Organizations.

Childcare
Diversity/Multicultural Issues

County Commissions/Councils on Women
Local contact information via the New Jersey Division on Women website

Institute for Women’s Leadership
Ruth Dill Johnson Crockett Building
162 Ryders Lane
Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey
New Brunswick, NJ 08901-8555
732.932.1463
732.932.4739 (Fax)

New Jersey Association of Family and Consumer Sciences
479 Yardville-Hamilton Square Rd.
Robbinsville, NJ 08691
609.585.9426
609.585.1678 (Fax)
Carol Reynolds, Executive Director
carolreynol@aol.com

Educational Equity/Academic Advancement/Women’s Studies

Association for Women in Science, Central Jersey Chapter (AWIS-CNJ)
Kamana Misra, President
AWIS_CJC@yahoo.com

Business and Professional Women, New Jersey
A contact form is available on their website

County Commissions/Councils on Women
Local contact information via the New Jersey Division on Women website.

Council on Gender Parity in Labor and Education
State of New Jersey
State Employment and Training Commission
John Fitch Plaza, 4th Floor
P.O. Box 940
Trenton, NJ 08625
Diane Mills McKay, Chair
609.633.0605
609.633.1359 (Fax)
dmckaynj@aol.com

Hadassah, Northern New Jersey Region
760 Northfield Avenue
Suite 290
West Orange, NJ 07052
973.530.3996
nnjregion@hadassah.org

Institute for Research on Women
160 Ryders Lane
Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey
New Brunswick, NJ 08901
848.932.9072
irw@rci.rutgers.edu

New Jersey Education Association, Committee on Women in Education
180 W. State Street
Trenton, NJ 08607
609.599.4561
609.392.6321 (Fax)

New Jersey Women’s and Gender Studies Consortium
Arleen Scala, Chair, scalaa@wpunj.edu
Melda N. Yildiz, Chair, myildiz@kean.edu
njwgsc@gmail.com
Local campus programs via website

Employment/Pay Equity/Affirmative Action/Work and Family Issues

American Association of University Women, New Jersey Chapter
203 Whitford Avenue
Nutley, NJ 07110
Sally Goodson, State President, sally.goodson@verizon.net
Diane Crawford, State Membership VP, diane_crawford@embarqmail.com

American Federation of State, County, & Municipal Employees
2930 South Broad St.
Trenton, NJ 08610
609.888.5500
609.888.5535 (Fax)
mail@afscmenj.org

American Mothers
1701 K Street, NW, Suite 650
Washington, D.C. 20006
877.242.4264

Association for Women in Science, Central Jersey Chapter (AWIS-CNJ)
Kamana Misra, President
AWIS_CJC@yahoo.com

Business and Professional Women, New Jersey
A contact form is available on their website

Center for Women and Work
Rutgers University
50 Labor Center Way
New Brunswick, NJ 08901
848.932.4614
cww@rci.rutgers.edu

Council on Gender Parity in Labor and Education
State of New Jersey
State Employment and Training Commission
John Fitch Plaza, 4th Floor
P.O. Box 940
Trenton, NJ 08625
Diane Mills McKay, Chair
609.633.0605
609.633.1359 (Fax)
dmckaynj@aol.com

County Commissions/Councils on Women
Local contact information via the New Jersey Division on Women website.

Displaced Homemakers Network of New Jersey
Women’s Rights Information Center
P.O. Box 342
Jamesburg, NJ 08831
diasca@bergen.org

Executive Women of New Jersey
Maureen Waddington
Executive Director
P.O. Box 925
Voorhees, NJ 08043
856.210.2115
mwaddington@ewnj.org

Mothers and More
National Office
P.O. Box 31
Elmhurst, IL 60126
630.941.3553
630.941.3551 (Fax)
info@mothersandmore.org
Locate state and local chapters via website.

National Association of Negro Business & Professional Women’s Clubs
NANBPWC, Inc. Headquarters
1806 New Hampshire Ave, N.W.
Washington, DC 20009
202.483.4206
202.462.7253 (Fax)
executivedirector@nanbpwc.org
North Jersey Unit
P.O. Box 215
West Orange, NJ 07052
njunanbpwc@gmail.com

National Federation of Press Women
Membership:
200 Little Falls Street, Ste.405
Falls Church, Va. 22046
Mailing:
PO Box 5556
Arlington, VA 22205
703.237.9804
703.237.9808 (Fax)
presswomen@aol.com

New Jersey Division on Women, Department of Community Affairs
101 South Broad Street
P.O. Box 801
Trenton, NJ 08625
609.292.8840
609.633.6821 (Fax)
dow@dca.state.nj.us

The New Jersey State Federation of Colored Women’s Clubs, Inc. & Youth Clubs (NJSFCWC)
Carver Center
40 Fowler Street
Trenton, NJ 08618
609.394.9025
New Jersey Women Lawyer’s Association
633 Franklin Avenue
PMB #118
Nutley, NJ 07110
973.819.9488
Colleen Skinner, Executive Director
cskinner@njwla.org

New Jersey Women Lawyer’s Association
633 Franklin Avenue
PMB #118
Nutley, NJ 07110
973.819.9488
Colleen Skinner, Executive Director
cskinner@njwla.org

Women’s Affirmative Action Committee of the State of New Jersey, Inc.
230 Hollow Rd.
Skillman, NJ  08558
Margaret Tunison, President
609.466.3494

Equality of Civil, Legal, Human Rights

American Association of University Women, New Jersey Chapter
203 Whitford Avenue
Nutley, NJ 07110
Sally Goodson, State President, sally.goodson@verizon.net
Diane Crawford, State Membership VP, diane_crawford@embarqmail.com

Center for Women’s Global Leadership
160 Ryders Lane
Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey
New Brunswick, NJ 08901
732.932.8782
732.932.1180 (Fax)
cwgl@rci.rutgers.edu

ERA Campaign Network
4 Canoe Brook Dr.
Princeton Junction, NJ 08850
609-799-0378

National Coalition of 100 Black Women, Bergen/Passaic Chapter
492-C Cedar Lane, Suite 124
Teaneck, NJ 07666
201.287.9600

National Coalition of 100 Black Women, Southern Jersey Chapter
P.O. Box 4
Wenonah, NJ 08090
nc100bw@ncbw-snj.org

National Council of Jewish Women
NCJW Headquarters
475 Riverside Drive, Suite 1901
New York, NY 10115
212.645.4048
212.645.7466 (Fax)
action@ncjw.org
Locate state and local chapters via website

National Organization for Women, New Jersey
110 West State Street
Trenton, NJ 08608
609.393.0156
609.393.8123 (Fax)
now-nj@nownj.org

New Jersey Advisory Commission on the Status of Women
P.O. Box 801
Trenton, NJ 08625
609.292.8840
njacsw@dca.state.nj.us

New Jersey Division on Women, Department of Community Affairs
101 South Broad Street
P.O. Box 801
Trenton, NJ 08625
609.292.8840
609.633.6821 (Fax)
dow@dca.state.nj.us

New Jersey Lesbian and Gay Coalition
P.O. Box 11335
New Brunswick, NJ 08690
732.828.6772
mail@njlgc.org

Women’s International League for Peace and Freedom
National Website
New Jersey, Essex County Branch
Marilyn Bonica, Chair
4 Golf Road
Bloomfield, NJ 07003
973.338.3668
mbonica@comcast.net

Women’s Political Caucus of New Jersey
134 West State Street
Trenton, NJ 08608
908.202.8386
contact@wpcnj.org

Zonta International
1211 West 22nd Street, Suite 900
Oak Brook, IL 60523
630.928.1400
630.928.1559
zontaintl@zonta.org
Locate state and local chapters via website

Family Law/Issues

Association of Black Women Lawyers
P.O. Box 22524
Trenton, NJ 08607
609.614.7638

Partners for Women and Justice
60 South Fullerton Avenue, Suite 106
Montclair, NJ 07042
973.233.0111
973.233.0106

Health Issues/Addiction/HIV and AIDS

Breast Cancer Resource Center
YWCA Princeton
59 Paul Robeson Place
Princeton, NJ 08540
609-497-2100
609-497-2126 (Helpline)
609-497-1211 (Fax)

CONTACT of Burlington County
P.O. Box 333
Moorestown, NJ 08057
856.234.5484
856.234.8888 (24-Hour Helpline)
866.234.5006 (24-Hour Helpline)
856-778-3880(Fax)
info@contactburlco.org

Hadassah, Northern New Jersey Region
760 Northfield Avenue
Suite 290
West Orange, NJ 07052
973.530.3996
nnjregion@hadassah.org

National Council of Negro Women, Inc.
633 Pennsylvania Avenue NW
Washington, D.C. 2004
202.737.0120
202.737.0476 (Fax)
membership@ncnw.org
Locate state and local chapters via website

New Jersey Cancer Education and Early Detection Services (NJCEED)
Department of Health
State of New Jersey
P.O. Box 360
Trenton, NJ 08625
609.292.8540
800.328.3838

New Jersey Office on Women’s Health
Department of Health and Senior Services
The State of New Jersey
P.O. Box 360
Trenton, NJ 08625
609.292.4043
800.367.6543
609.292.9599 (Fax)

New Jersey Women and AIDS Network
4 North Broad Street, 4th Floor Rear
Trenton, NJ 08608
609.695.1200
800.747.1108
609.695.1201 (Fax)
office@njwan.org

South Jersey Breast Cancer Coalition
78 South Whitehorse Pike
Berlin, NJ 08009
856.768.9028
856.768.9085 (Fax)
sjbcc@snip.net

Women’s Health & Counseling Center
71 Fourth Street
Somerville, NJ 08876
908.526.2335
908.526.7023 (Fax)
info@womenandhealth.org

Immigration
Leadership Development/Empowerment

Alice Paul Institute
P.O. Box 1376
Mt. Laurel, NJ 08054
856.231.1885
856.231.4223 (Fax)
info@alicepaul.org

Association of Junior Leagues International
80 Maiden Lane, Suite 305
New York, NY 11038
212.951.8300
1.800.955.3248
212.481.7196 (Fax)
info@ajli.org

Center for American Women in Politics
Eagleton Institute of Politics
Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey
191 Ryders Lane
New Brunswick, NJ 08901
732.932.9384
732.932.6778 (Fax)

Center for Women’s Global Leadership
160 Ryders Lane
Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey
New Brunswick, NJ 08901
732.932.8782
732.932.1180 (Fax)
cwgl@rci.rutgers.edu

Executive Women of New Jersey
Maureen Waddington
Executive Director
P.O. Box 925
Voorhees, NJ 08043
856.210.2115
mwaddington@ewnj.org

Girl Scouts of the USA
420 Fifth Avenue
New York, NY 10018
800.472.7248
Locate state and local chapters via the website

Institute for Women’s Leadership
Ruth Dill Johnson Crockett Building
162 Ryders Lane
Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey
New Brunswick, NJ 08901-8555
732.932.1463
732.932.4739 (Fax)

Jewish Women International
2000 M St. NW, Suite 720
Washington, D.C. 20036
800.343.2823
202.857.1300
202.857.1380 (Fax)
Locate state and local chapters via website

National Association of Cuban-American Women
308 38th Street
P.O. Box 614
Union City, NJ 07087
201.271.9308
201.223.0035 (Fax)
contactus@nacaw-us.org

National Association of Negro Business & Professional Women’s Clubs
NANBPWC, Inc. Headquarters
1806 New Hampshire Ave, N.W.
Washington, DC 20009
202.483.4206
202.462.7253 (Fax)
executivedirector@nanbpwc.org
North Jersey Unit
P.O. Box 215
West Orange, NJ 07052
njunanbpwc@gmail.com

National Coalition of 100 Black Women, Bergen/Passaic Chapter
492-C Cedar Lane, Suite 124
Teaneck, NJ 07666
201.287.9600

National Coalition of 100 Black Women, Southern Jersey Chapter
P.O. Box 4
Wenonah, NJ 08090
nc100bw@ncbw-snj.org

National Council of Negro Women, Inc.
633 Pennsylvania Avenue NW
Washington, D.C. 2004
202.737.0120
202.737.0476 (Fax)
membership@ncnw.org
Locate state and local chapters via website

National Federation of Democratic Women
New Jersey Club
532 Polk Street
Riverside, NJ 08075
856.461.7850
njmember@nfdw.com

National Federation of Press Women
Membership:
200 Little Falls Street, Ste.405
Falls Church, Va. 22046
Mailing:
PO Box 5556
Arlington, VA 22205
703.237.9804
703.237.9808 (Fax)
presswomen@aol.com

New Jersey Association of Family and Consumer Sciences
479 Yardville-Hamilton Square Rd.
Robbinsville, NJ 08691
609.585.9426
609.585.1678 (Fax)
Carol Reynolds, Executive Director
carolreynol@aol.com

New Jersey Association of Women Business Owners
119A W. Ward Street
Hightstown, NJ 08520
609.308.2530
609.308.2496 (Fax)
njawbo@njawbo.org
Locate local chapters via website

New Jersey Division on Women, Department of Community Affairs
101 South Broad Street
P.O. Box 801
Trenton, NJ 08625
609.292.8840
609.633.6821 (Fax)
dow@dca.state.nj.us

New Jersey Women Lawyer’s Association
633 Franklin Avenue
PMB #118
Nutley, NJ 07110
973.819.9488
Colleen Skinner, Executive Director
cskinner@njwla.org

Soroptimist International of America
1709 Spruce Street
Philadelphia, PA 19103
215.893.9000
215.893.5200 (Fax)
siahq@soroptimist.org
Locate state and local chapters via website

Women’s Fund of New Jersey
145 W. Hanover Street
Trenton, NJ 08618
609.393.3752
609.393.9016 (Fax)
WFNJ@wfnj.org

Women’s Political Caucus of New Jersey
134 West State Street
Trenton, NJ 08608
908.202.8386
contact@wpcnj.org

LGBTQ Issues

Gay, Lesbian, & Straight Education Network (GLSEN), Central Jersey Chapter
P.O. Box 261
Hightstown, New Jersey 08520
609.448.8243
cnj@njglsen.org

New Jersey Lesbian and Gay Coalition
P.O. Box 11335
New Brunswick, NJ 08690
732.828.6772
mail@njlgc.org

LGBTQ Friendly Colleges & Student Resources
from Affordable Colleges Online

LGBTQ Student Resources
from Accredited Schools Online

Media

National Federation of Press Women
Membership:
200 Little Falls Street, Ste.405
Falls Church, Va. 22046
Mailing:
PO Box 5556
Arlington, VA 22205
703.237.9804
703.237.9808 (Fax)
presswomen@aol.com

Military

Advisory Commission for Women Veterans of New Jersey
c/o NJ Department of Military/Veterans Affairs
Eggert Crossing Rd., CN  340
Trenton, NJ 08625
609-530-6853
609-530-7075 (Fax)
morrissey@njdmava.state.nj.us

Older Women
Peace

Women’s International League for Peace and Freedom
National Website
New Jersey, Essex County Branch
Marilyn Bonica, Chair
4 Golf Road
Bloomfield, NJ 07003
973.338.3668
mbonica@comcast.net

Zonta International
1211 West 22nd Street, Suite 900
Oak Brook, IL 60523
630.928.1400
630.928.1559
zontaintl@zonta.org
Locate state and local chapters via website

Philanthropy

Association of Junior Leagues International
80 Maiden Lane, Suite 305
New York, NY 11038
212.951.8300
1.800.955.3248
212.481.7196 (Fax)
info@ajli.org
Locate local chapters via website

Montclair Fund for Women
41 Watchung Plaza, Suite 72
Montclair, NJ 07042
973.420.8746
Lydia Davis Barrett, Executive Director
lydia@montclairfundforwomen.org

The New Jersey State Federation of Colored Women’s Clubs, Inc. & Youth Clubs (NJSFCWC)
Carver Center
40 Fowler Street
Trenton, NJ 08618
609.394.9025

Politics/Public Policy Development/Advocacy

American Association of University Women, New Jersey Chapter
203 Whitford Avenue
Nutley, NJ 07110
Sally Goodson, State President, sally.goodson@verizon.net
Diane Crawford, State Membership VP, diane_crawford@embarqmail.com

Association of Black Women Lawyers
P.O. Box 22524
Trenton, NJ 08607
609.614.7638

Center for American Women in Politics
Eagleton Institute of Politics
Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey
191 Ryders Lane
New Brunswick, NJ 08901
732.932.9384
732.932.6778 (Fax)

Council on Gender Parity in Labor and Education
State of New Jersey
State Employment and Training Commission
John Fitch Plaza, 4th Floor
P.O. Box 940
Trenton, NJ 08625
Diane Mills McKay, Chair
609.633.0605
609.633.1359 (Fax)
dmckaynj@aol.com

League of Women Voters of New Jersey
204 West State Street
Trenton, NJ 08609
800.792.VOTE
609.394.3303
609.599.3993 (Fax)
Contact@lwvnj.org

National Federation of Democratic Women
New Jersey Club
532 Polk Street
Riverside, NJ 08075
856.461.7850
njmember@nfdw.com

New Jersey Advisory Commission on the Status of Women
P.O. Box 801
Trenton, NJ 08625
609.292.8840
njacsw@dca.state.nj.us

New Jersey Division on Women, Department of Community Affairs
101 South Broad Street
P.O. Box 801
Trenton, NJ 08625
609.292.8840
609.633.6821 (Fax)
dow@dca.state.nj.us

New Jersey Federation of Republican Women
P.O. Box 901
Pennington, NJ 08534
609.318.4467
info@njfrw.org
Locate local clubs via website

New Jersey Lesbian and Gay Coalition
P.O. Box 11335
New Brunswick, NJ 08690
732.828.6772
mail@njlgc.org

New Jersey State Nurses Association
1479 Pennington Road
Trenton, NJ 08618
609.883.5335
888.876.5762
609.883.5343 (Fax)
njsna@njsna.org

New Jersey Women and AIDS Network
4 North Broad Street, 4th Floor Rear
Trenton, NJ 08608
609.695.1200
800.747.1108
609.695.1201 (Fax)
office@njwan.org

Women’s Fund of New Jersey
145 W. Hanover Street
Trenton, NJ 08618
609.393.3752
609.393.9016 (Fax)
WFNJ@wfnj.org

Women’s Political Caucus of New Jersey
134 West State Street
Trenton, NJ 08608
908.202.8386
contact@wpcnj.org

Religion/Church-State Issues
Reproductive Rights/Sex Education

Answer, Sex Ed, Honestly
Center for Applied Pyschology
41 Gordon Rd.
Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey
Piscataway, NJ 08854
732.445.7929
732.445.5333 (Fax)
answered@rci.rutgers.edu
www.answer.rutgers.edu

Family Health Services
Department of Health
State of New Jersey
210 W. State Street
Trenton, NJ 08608
609.393.8423

National Abortion Rights Action League (NARAL)
1156 15th Street, NW
Suite 700
Washington, D.C. 20005
202.973.3000
202.973.3096 (Fax)
Membership@ProChoiceAmerica.org
CAN@ProChoiceAmerica.org

Planned Parenthood
National Headquarters
434 West 33rd Street
New York, NY 10001
212.541.7800
212.254.1845 (Fax)
Locate state affiliates via website

Religious Coalition for Reproductive Choice
1413 K Street NW, 14th Floor
Washington, D.C. 20005
202.628.7700
202.628.7716 (Fax)
info@rcrc.org
Locate state affiliates via website

Women’s Health & Counseling Center
71 Fourth Street
Somerville, NJ 08876
908.526.2335
908.526.7023 (Fax)
info@womenandhealth.org

Sexual Harassment
Sports
Violence against Women/Pornography/Sexual Exploitation

Advisory Council on Domestic Violence, Division on Women
State of New Jersey
Department of Children and Families
P.O. Box 729
Trenton, NJ 08625-0729
1.855.INFO.DCF (1.855.463.6323)
dow@dca.state.nj.us

CONTACT of Burlington County
P.O. Box 333
Moorestown, NJ 08057
856.234.5484
856.234.8888 (24-Hour Helpline)
866.234.5006 (24-Hour Helpline)
856-778-3880(Fax)
info@contactburlco.org

Jewish Women International
2000 M St. NW, Suite 720
Washington, D.C. 20036
800.343.2823
202.857.1300
202.857.1380 (Fax)
Locate state and local chapters via website

Manavi, Inc.
P.O. Box 3103
New Brunswick, NJ 08903
732.435.1414
732.435.1411 (Fax)
manavi@manavi.org

New Jersey Advisory Commission on the Status of Women
P.O. Box 801
Trenton, NJ 08625
609.292.8840
njacsw@dca.state.nj.us

New Jersey Association of Family and Consumer Sciences
479 Yardville-Hamilton Square Rd.
Robbinsville, NJ 08691
609.585.9426
609.585.1678 (Fax)
Carol Reynolds, Executive Director
carolreynol@aol.com

New Jersey Coalition Against Sexual Assault
Crossroads Corporate Center
3150 Brunswick Pike, Suite 230
Lawrenceville, NJ 08648
609.631.4450
800.601.7200 (24-Hour Hotline)
609.631.4453 (Fax)
info@njcasa.org

New Jersey Coalition for Battered Women
1670 Whitehorse-Hamilton Square Road
Trenton, NJ 08690
609.584.8107
609.584.9750 (Fax)
info@njcbw.org
Locate shelter programs via website

New Jersey Division on Women, Department of Community Affairs
101 South Broad Street
P.O. Box 801
Trenton, NJ 08625
609.292.8840
609.633.6821 (Fax)
dow@dca.state.nj.us

Partners for Women and Justice
60 South Fullerton Avenue, Suite 106
Montclair, NJ 07042
973.233.0111
973.233.0106

Rachel Coalition
c/o Jewish Family Service of MetroWest New Jersey
256 Columbia Turnpike, Suite 105
Florham Park, NJ 07932
973.740.1233 (Helpline, ask for “Rachel”)
973.765.9050
973.765.0195 (Fax)
rachel@jfsmetrowest.org

Silent Witness National Intiative
45 Madison Avenue
Wickford, RI 02852
401.714.2388
silentwitness2020@gmail.com

Women Helping Women
224 Main Street
Metuchen, NJ 08840
732.549.6000
732.767.9767 (Fax)
whwnj1@gmail.com

Women’s Health & Counseling Center
71 Fourth Street
Somerville, NJ 08876
908.526.2335
908.526.7023 (Fax)
info@womenandhealth.org

Women’s History/Historic Preservation

Alice Paul Institute
P.O. Box 1376
Mt. Laurel, NJ 08054
856.231.1885
856.231.4223 (Fax)
info@alicepaul.org

Younger Women

Center for American Women in Politics
Eagleton Institute of Politics
Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey
191 Ryders Lane
New Brunswick, NJ 08901
732.932.9384
732.932.6778 (Fax)

CONTACT of Burlington County
P.O. Box 333
Moorestown, NJ 08057
856.234.5484
856.234.8888 (24-Hour Helpline)
866.234.5006 (24-Hour Helpline)
856-778-3880(Fax)
info@contactburlco.org

Girl Scouts of the USA
420 Fifth Avenue
New York, NY 10018
800.472.7248
Locate state and local chapters via the website

Hadassah, Northern New Jersey Region
760 Northfield Avenue
Suite 290
West Orange, NJ 07052
973.530.3996
nnjregion@hadassah.org

National Association of Negro Business & Professional Women’s Clubs
NANBPWC, Inc. Headquarters
1806 New Hampshire Ave, N.W.
Washington, DC 20009
202.483.4206
202.462.7253 (Fax)
executivedirector@nanbpwc.org
North Jersey Unit
P.O. Box 215
West Orange, NJ 07052
njunanbpwc@gmail.com