NOW & API

National NOW

New Jersey State NOW

NOW Foundation - a 501(c)(3) organization devoted to furthering women's rights through education and litigation

Alice Paul Institute


Activist Resources

Displaced Homemakers Network of New Jersey, Inc.

Feminist Majority Foundation - dedicated to equality and to eliminate discrimination of all kinds

NARAL: Pro-Choice America: To Reduce the Need for Abortions

Planned Parenthood New Jersey

Women's Opportunity Center - committed to helping women gain economic self-sufficiency through education, job readiness, networking, outreach, referrals and emotional support and to promote awareness of women's rights and issues through public advocacy

Working Assets - use one of their services -- CREDO Mobile, CREDO Long Distance and the Working Assets credit card -- and donate automatically to nonprofit groups working for peace, human rights and the environment


Congressional and Legal Information

New Jersey State Legislature

U.S. House of Representatives

U.S. Senate

League of Women Voters of New Jersey

Legal Services of New Jersey

Pro Bono Opportunities in NJ

Thomas Congressional Database


Domestic Violence/Violence

Corporate Alliance to End Partner Violence

Financial Help for Women in Abusive Relationships


Men Can Stop Rape - empowers male youth and the institutions that serve them to work as allies with women in preventing rape and other forms of men's violence

National Domestic Violence Hot line: How to create a Safety Plan

Services Empowering Rights of Victims

What to Say When You Think Someone is Being Abused

Women Under Siege - a project that investigates how rape and other forms of sexualized violence are used as tools in genocide and conflict throughout the 20th century and into the 21s


Feminist Networking

Femina - lists of sites by, for and about women

Flyover Feminism - a space for feminists/womanists/activists outside major media centers whose issues are given insufficient coverage and attention by the mainstream media outlets, and whose voices are frequently left out of the national dialogue

Global Fund for Women - give flexible, timely support to women's groups working on emerging, controversial or difficult issues

Resources for Feminism Activists on the Internet

SheSource Braintrust of Female Experts

Women's Information Network of New Jersey - 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

Women's Yellow Pages


Feminist Resources

Guide to Negotiating for the Pay You Deserve

Geena Davis Institute on Gender Stereotypes in Media

Institute for Women's Policy Research

Ms. Magazine

Name It. Change It. End Sexist and Misogynistic Coverage of Women Candidates

Scholarships for Women (MoneyGeek)

To the Contrary: an All-Female News Analysis Series

Women's Enews - provides a professional news service to the public, the media, policy makers and opinion shapers and news on issues of importance to women -- stories and insight not found in the mainstream media


Gay / Lesbian Resources


The Advocate - nation's leading LGBT magazine

NJGayLife

LGBTQ & Student Resources

PFLAG - official site for the Parents, Friends, and Families of Lesbians and Gays Organization.

The Pride Center

Rainbow Wedding Network - free registry, tips for planning and an area of shared stories for gay and lesbian weddings and the largest business directory of GLBT-friendly professionals nationwide

Services Empowering Rights of Victims - provides support to survivors of sexual violence, domestic violence, and human trafficking. Sexual violence services are available to individuals in New Jersey's Camden, Gloucester, and Cumberland Counties. Domestic violence services are available to individuals living in Gloucester and Cumberland Counties. Human trafficking services are offered in Camden, Cumberland, and Gloucester counties.


Health/Reproductive

Medical Students for Choice

Mifeprex -- the Early Option Pill -- Information - for women and providers who want to more about the product, how to prescribe it, and how to order it and where to get it

Physicians for Reproductive Choice & Health

Pro-Choice Public Education Project

Women's Health Interactive


Healthcare

HealthCare.gov - offers options to find national health coverage that meets your needs and budget

Healthcare-NOW! - advocates the passage of national, single-payer healthcare legislation

Labor Campaign for Single Payer

Physicians for a National Health Program

Single Payer Action

NJ Universal Healthcare Coalition - provides the people of New Jersey with information about creating a more humane healthcare system


Herstory

19th Amendment: Giving Women the Right to Vote

Photos from the Alice Paul Memorial March, Washington, D.C. 1977

A Celebration of Women Writers

Distinguished Women of Past and Present

Gifts of Speech: Women's Speeches From Around the World

National Museum of Women in the Arts

National Women's Hall of Fame

Remember the Women Institute - a not-for-profit corporation that conducts and encourages research and cultural activities that contribute to including women in history. Special emphasis is on women in the context of the Holocaust and its aftermath, including post-World War II immigration.

SheHeroes Empowering Pre-Teen Girls

Women's History with Jane Johnson Lewis - in partnership with TheHistoryNet

Women and Social Movements in the U.S. 1820-1940

Women Who Changed History.

Women Who Make America

Women in World History

Worldwide Guide to Women in Leadership


Human Trafficking

New Jersey Coalition Against Human Trafficking

Polaris Project

Services Empowering Rights of Victims (SERV)

TraffickFree - Survivor and Author Theresa Flores travels the U.S. sharing her story of trafficking and being a sex slave while living in an upper-middle class suburb of Detroit, Michigan


Mothers

Grants and Resources for Single Mothers

La Leche League of New Jersey - an international non-profit, non-sectarian organization

Momsrising

The Mothers Movement Online - serves as a clearinghouse for resources and ideas that support social change to improve the status of mothers and others who are responsible for care work in our society

SearchMothers - an online magazine for mothers and an online resource for single mothers and mothers in blended families

World Alliance for Breastfeeding Action


Politics

Camp Wellstone Political Training Program

The Center for American Women and Politics - promotes a greater understanding and knowledge about women's participation in politics and government and to enhance women's influence and leadership in public life

Center for Women in Government and Civil Society in Albany

EMILY's List - the nation's largest grassroots political network, raising campaign contributions for pro-choice Democratic women candidates running for the House, the Senate and for governor; helping women candidates build strong, winning campaigns; and helping mobilize women voters.

International Center for Research on Women - with a mission to empower women, advance gender equality and fight poverty in the developing world, ICRW works with partners to conduct empirical research, build capacity and advocate for evidence-based, practical ways to change policies and programs

Institute for Women's Policy Research

National League of Women Voters

Camden County League of Women Voters

National Women's Political Caucus

Project Vote Smart: A Citizen's Toolkit

Women's Campaign School at Yale University
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Young Feminists

Choices Campus Community

Girls Incorporated

New Moon Magazine for Girls

School Nurse Online: Student Health Webquests