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        Table of Contents - Introduction - Health Issues - Family Issues
       
Financial Security - Immigration - Violence Against Women
       
Discrimination & Employment Issues - Basic Needs - Appendix
 

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  INTRODUCTION

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HEALTH ISSUES

  • Health Care Plans and Programs
  • Programs for Specific Needs
  • Reproductive Issues
  • Issues of Special Interest to Women
  • Life-Death Decisions: Living Wills

VIOLENCE AGAINST WOMEN

  • Domestic Violence
  • Stalking
  • Sexual Assault
  • Child Abuse

DISCRIMINATION AND EMPLOYMENT ISSUES

  • Gender (and other) Discrimination
  • Sexual Harassment
  • Other Job Issues

FAMILY ISSUES

  • Marriage
  • Parenthood
  • Child Care
  • Separation and Divorce
  • Name Changes

BASIC NEEDS

  • Unemployment Compensation
  • Public Assistance
  • Legal Aid

FINANCIAL SECURITY

  • Credit
  • Debt Management
  • Bankruptcy
  • Housing
  • Insurance
  • Saving for the Future
  • Wills and Estates

IMMIGRATION AND NATURALIZATION

  • Citizenship
  • Visas
  • Family Sponsored Immigrants/Regulations

APPENDIX



The League of Women Voters of New Jersey Education Fund wishes to thank the following people for their efforts in preparing this guide:

  • Raymond A. Noble, Esq.
    Author and Principal Researcher, Counsel and Director of Legal Affairs for the New Jersey State Bar Association, New Brunswick, N.J.
  • Dorothy J. Dunfee
    Editor-in-Cheif
  • H. Patricia Tieman
    Project Manager
  • Valerie Baehr
    Layout Design

  • League Editors: Ruth Banks, Helen Dodick, Esq., Lois Downey, Esq., Jamie Harrison, Mary Ann Moxon, and Pamela Tizsa.

  • Other Consultants: The following attorneys reviewed various parts of the proposed guide and gave helpful information, but are not responsible for any errors that may be present:
    Sharon A. Balsamo, Esq., Mary Coogan, Esq., Karen A. Giannelli, Esq., Susan L. Goldring, Esq., Audrey A. Hale, Esq., and Ellen O'Connell, Esq.



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