Helpful Links & Apps
Activism Apps - Check google playstore for these apps:
A free service that turns your texts into a formal letter and then faxes it automatically to your elected officials. You get a copy of the letter and a notification when the fax goes through. Over time, as you send more letters and get more comfortable, you’ll unlock more of my functionality, and become a more powerful advocate.
Mobile Action Networks - To join these Action Networks and stay updated on important fights. I often get info from these texts before I hear it on the news or read it online! You’ll get a text from the org with a link. Clink on the link to get brief summary of the current issue along with a phone number to call and short script, as well as links for more in-depth info. I am sure there are other numbers. If anyone wants to share a favorite for their organization, just email me.
Planned Parenthood: Text "STAND" to 22422.
Human Right Campaign: Text “Equal” to 30644
The Resistance Daily Action/MoveOn.org: Text “Daily” to 228466
NARAL: Text NARAL to 91990
Taking Action Today (If you are using Firefox/Mozilla Bluhell Firewall app or any of their blocking addons, you may receive a "blocked" notification. All of these websites are fine. Click thru to the website.)
Sign up to receive alerts & newlsetters and other information about legislation and campaigns from these organizations. Many have prewritten or customizable emails that you can send to your representatives, and scripts to use when calling or texting.
Food Bank of Monmouth & Ocean County link
Monmouth County Democrats- Many towns also have their own Dems group. Look on Facebook for indivudal towns link
Moms Demand Action Shore Area link
- Not for Sale
- Shared Hope
- Stop Child Trafficking Now
- Free International
- Traffick 911
- Trafficking Hope
- The Heaat Foundation
Women's Media Center - worldwide media fighting for women's rights
180 Turning Lives Around, Inc. link
911 Resource for Women http://www.feminist.org/911/index.html
Emergency Contraception Hotline 1-888-NOT-2-LATE or visit the website.
RUTGERS Domestic Abuse Guide -This extensive guide highlights the prevalence and various types of domestic violence in America and how to understand the signs of an abusive relationship. It goes on to provide victims with a list of groups, organizations, and hotlines that can help them escape abusive situations, rebuild their lives and recover from the mental health impacts of abusive trauma.
Post Abortion Support Exhale
National Domestic Violence Hotline 800-799-SAFE
New Jersey Domestic Violence Hotline 800-572-7233
New Jersey Coalition Against Sexual Assault (NJCASA) 800-601-7200
RAINN - Nation's largest anti-sexual violence organization
Women’s Referral Central Hotline NJ (800) 322-8092
Legal Services of NJ - Representation Project- 888-576-5529
Low cost/Free Legal Services- (908) 354-4340
Monmouth County Div on Social Services - (732) 431-6000
Job listings on The Feminist Majority Foundation http://jobs.feminist.org/