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California Domestic Violence Help, Programs and Statistics

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There are 184 organizations in California that provide domestic violence services at some level. A total of 153 organizations have provided complete information about their program to this site for a statewide completion rate of 83%. These programs can be found in 104 different cities.

Click on any of the 104 cities below to learn about the programs in these areas. You’ll also see information further below on categories of service offered in California, and within each category you’ll find the individual services within that category.

The most common category of service in California – based on the likelihood of each program to offer all the services within a category – is "emergency services", while the least common category of service is "community educational services".

The two most common individual services within any category of service in California are "case management and food and clothing" while the two least common services are "mobile advocacy and in-shelter financial aid".

Spanish is spoken at 82% of the organizations. The third most common language after English and Spanish is Tagalog at 9% of the organizations. Demographically, the organizations are mostly like to be equipped to serve Women .

Statistics on Domestic Violence Services in California

  • Case management
    134 locations
    This service is available in 87% of fully reporting locations in California
  • Food and clothing
    133 locations
    This service is available in 86% of fully reporting locations in California
  • Safety planning
    131 locations
    This service is available in 85% of fully reporting locations in California
  • Domestic violence education
    127 locations
    This service is available in 83% of fully reporting locations in California
  • Emergency shelter
    122 locations
    This service is available in 79% of fully reporting locations in California
  • Crisis intervention services
    120 locations
    This service is available in 78% of fully reporting locations in California
  • Danger/lethality assessment
    104 locations
    This service is available in 67% of fully reporting locations in California
  • Confidential shelter location
    81 locations
    This service is available in 52% of fully reporting locations in California
  • Emergency cell phones
    78 locations
    This service is available in 50% of fully reporting locations in California
  • Emergency local transportation
    65 locations
    This service is available in 42% of fully reporting locations in California
  • Safe home network
    45 locations
    This service is available in 29% of fully reporting locations in California
  • Mobile advocacy
    10 locations
    This service is available in 6% of fully reporting locations in California
  • Court accompaniment/advocacy
    118 locations
    This service is available in 77% of fully reporting locations in California
  • Assistance with orders of protection
    118 locations
    This service is available in 77% of fully reporting locations in California
  • Court/legal lay assistance
    103 locations
    This service is available in 67% of fully reporting locations in California
  • Financial empowerment training
    88 locations
    This service is available in 57% of fully reporting locations in California
  • Legal resource planning
    88 locations
    This service is available in 57% of fully reporting locations in California
  • Attorney referral for protection orders
    54 locations
    This service is available in 35% of fully reporting locations in California
  • Immigration services
    53 locations
    This service is available in 34% of fully reporting locations in California
  • Attorney referral for family court
    53 locations
    This service is available in 34% of fully reporting locations in California
  • Court/legal assistance by attorney
    50 locations
    This service is available in 32% of fully reporting locations in California
  • Legal clinics
    46 locations
    This service is available in 30% of fully reporting locations in California
  • Child custody services
    45 locations
    This service is available in 29% of fully reporting locations in California
  • Legal representation
    43 locations
    This service is available in 28% of fully reporting locations in California
  • Attorney referral for criminal cases
    43 locations
    This service is available in 28% of fully reporting locations in California
  • Expert testimony
    22 locations
    This service is available in 14% of fully reporting locations in California
  • In-shelter financial aid
    18 locations
    This service is available in 11% of fully reporting locations in California
  • Peer support groups
    85 locations
    This service is available in 55% of fully reporting locations in California
  • Non-resident counseling
    82 locations
    This service is available in 53% of fully reporting locations in California
  • Shelter resident counseling
    79 locations
    This service is available in 51% of fully reporting locations in California
  • Counseling for friends and family
    73 locations
    This service is available in 47% of fully reporting locations in California
  • Sexual violence support groups
    69 locations
    This service is available in 45% of fully reporting locations in California
  • Counseling for batterers
    41 locations
    This service is available in 26% of fully reporting locations in California
  • Substance abuse counseling
    34 locations
    This service is available in 22% of fully reporting locations in California
  • Incest counseling
    33 locations
    This service is available in 21% of fully reporting locations in California
  • Ritual abuse counseling
    26 locations
    This service is available in 16% of fully reporting locations in California
  • Sex offender counseling
    24 locations
    This service is available in 15% of fully reporting locations in California
  • Transitional family housing
    81 locations
    This service is available in 52% of fully reporting locations in California
  • Transportation
    79 locations
    This service is available in 51% of fully reporting locations in California
  • Transitional individual housing
    78 locations
    This service is available in 50% of fully reporting locations in California
  • Relocation services
    62 locations
    This service is available in 40% of fully reporting locations in California
  • Alternative housing counseling
    57 locations
    This service is available in 37% of fully reporting locations in California
  • Permanent family housing
    41 locations
    This service is available in 26% of fully reporting locations in California
  • Permanent individual housing
    39 locations
    This service is available in 25% of fully reporting locations in California
  • Resources and referrals
    132 locations
    This service is available in 86% of fully reporting locations in California
  • Goal planning assistance
    118 locations
    This service is available in 77% of fully reporting locations in California
  • Parenting skills training
    95 locations
    This service is available in 62% of fully reporting locations in California
  • Health and wellness programs
    88 locations
    This service is available in 57% of fully reporting locations in California
  • Medical accompaniment
    84 locations
    This service is available in 54% of fully reporting locations in California
  • Job search/placement
    83 locations
    This service is available in 54% of fully reporting locations in California
  • Job skills training
    79 locations
    This service is available in 51% of fully reporting locations in California
  • Onsite mental health services
    43 locations
    This service is available in 28% of fully reporting locations in California
  • Spiritual services
    38 locations
    This service is available in 24% of fully reporting locations in California
  • Onsite medical services
    32 locations
    This service is available in 20% of fully reporting locations in California
  • Pet Shelter
    21 locations
    This service is available in 13% of fully reporting locations in California
  • Safety planning for children
    94 locations
    This service is available in 61% of fully reporting locations in California
  • Youth counseling
    80 locations
    This service is available in 52% of fully reporting locations in California
  • Educational programs
    68 locations
    This service is available in 44% of fully reporting locations in California
  • Art/music therapy
    62 locations
    This service is available in 40% of fully reporting locations in California
  • Child care during support groups
    59 locations
    This service is available in 38% of fully reporting locations in California
  • School liaison
    53 locations
    This service is available in 34% of fully reporting locations in California
  • Child abuse services
    51 locations
    This service is available in 33% of fully reporting locations in California
  • Child development
    50 locations
    This service is available in 32% of fully reporting locations in California
  • Tutoring services
    45 locations
    This service is available in 29% of fully reporting locations in California
  • Teen activity program
    43 locations
    This service is available in 28% of fully reporting locations in California
  • After school programs
    40 locations
    This service is available in 26% of fully reporting locations in California
  • Daycare facility
    34 locations
    This service is available in 22% of fully reporting locations in California
  • Summer camp
    28 locations
    This service is available in 18% of fully reporting locations in California
  • Pet therapy
    26 locations
    This service is available in 16% of fully reporting locations in California
  • Onsite schooling
    23 locations
    This service is available in 15% of fully reporting locations in California
  • Onsite pediatric forensic nurse exams
    19 locations
    This service is available in 12% of fully reporting locations in California
  • Domestic violence workshops
    106 programs
    This service is available in 69% of fully reporting locations in California
  • Speaker's bureau
    73 programs
    This service is available in 47% of fully reporting locations in California

Other

  • English
    165 locations
    This language spoken in 107% of fully reporting locations in California
  • Spanish
    126 locations
    This language spoken in 82% of fully reporting locations in California
  • Tagalog
    14 locations
    This language spoken in 9% of fully reporting locations in California
  • French
    13 locations
    This language spoken in 8% of fully reporting locations in California
  • Chinese
    13 locations
    This language spoken in 8% of fully reporting locations in California
  • Sign language
    13 locations
    This language spoken in 8% of fully reporting locations in California
  • Russian
    10 locations
    This language spoken in 6% of fully reporting locations in California
  • Portuguese
    10 locations
    This language spoken in 6% of fully reporting locations in California
  • Vietnamese
    10 locations
    This language spoken in 6% of fully reporting locations in California
  • German
    9 locations
    This language spoken in 5% of fully reporting locations in California
  • Korean
    9 locations
    This language spoken in 5% of fully reporting locations in California
  • Italian
    7 locations
    This language spoken in 4% of fully reporting locations in California
  • Women
    149 locations
    This demographic is served in 97% of fully reporting locations in California
  • Individuals
    86 locations
    This demographic is served in 56% of fully reporting locations in California
  • Families
    85 locations
    This demographic is served in 55% of fully reporting locations in California
  • Adult Male (victim of domestic violence)
    77 locations
    This demographic is served in 50% of fully reporting locations in California
  • Teens
    70 locations
    This demographic is served in 45% of fully reporting locations in California
  • Elderly
    66 locations
    This demographic is served in 43% of fully reporting locations in California
  • Adult Male (victim of sexual assault)
    44 locations
    This demographic is served in 28% of fully reporting locations in California
  • Immigrant
    78 locations
    This population is served in 50% of fully reporting locations in California
  • LGBTQ
    77 locations
    This population is served in 50% of fully reporting locations in California
  • Trans women/men
    65 locations
    This population is served in 42% of fully reporting locations in California
  • Military
    64 locations
    This population is served in 41% of fully reporting locations in California
  • Trafficked persons
    61 locations
    This population is served in 39% of fully reporting locations in California
  • Disabled
    61 locations
    This population is served in 39% of fully reporting locations in California
  • Rural
    58 locations
    This population is served in 37% of fully reporting locations in California
  • Deaf
    53 locations
    This population is served in 34% of fully reporting locations in California
  • Developmentally disabled
    51 locations
    This population is served in 33% of fully reporting locations in California
  • Prostituted persons
    50 locations
    This population is served in 32% of fully reporting locations in California