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California Domestic Violence Help, Programs and Statistics

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There are 175 organizations in California that provide domestic violence services at some level. A total of 152 organizations have provided complete information about their program to this site for a statewide completion rate of 86%. These programs can be found in 105 different cities.

Click on any of the 105 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 "housing services".

The two most common individual services within any category of service in California are "case management and resources and referrals" while the two least common services are "onsite pediatric forensic nurse exams and mobile advocacy".

Spanish is spoken at 82% of the organizations. The third most common language after English and Spanish is Tagalog at 10% 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 88% of fully reporting locations in California
  • Safety planning
    131 locations
    This service is available in 86% of fully reporting locations in California
  • Food and clothing
    130 locations
    This service is available in 85% of fully reporting locations in California
  • Domestic violence education
    128 locations
    This service is available in 84% of fully reporting locations in California
  • Emergency shelter
    122 locations
    This service is available in 80% of fully reporting locations in California
  • Crisis intervention services
    122 locations
    This service is available in 80% of fully reporting locations in California
  • Danger/lethality assessment
    102 locations
    This service is available in 67% of fully reporting locations in California
  • Confidential shelter location
    87 locations
    This service is available in 57% of fully reporting locations in California
  • Emergency cell phones
    79 locations
    This service is available in 51% of fully reporting locations in California
  • Emergency local transportation
    67 locations
    This service is available in 44% 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
    16 locations
    This service is available in 10% of fully reporting locations in California
  • Court accompaniment/advocacy
    123 locations
    This service is available in 80% of fully reporting locations in California
  • Assistance with orders of protection
    123 locations
    This service is available in 80% of fully reporting locations in California
  • Court/legal lay assistance
    105 locations
    This service is available in 69% of fully reporting locations in California
  • Financial empowerment training
    90 locations
    This service is available in 59% of fully reporting locations in California
  • Legal resource planning
    89 locations
    This service is available in 58% of fully reporting locations in California
  • Attorney referral for family court
    58 locations
    This service is available in 38% of fully reporting locations in California
  • Attorney referral for protection orders
    58 locations
    This service is available in 38% of fully reporting locations in California
  • Immigration services
    53 locations
    This service is available in 34% of fully reporting locations in California
  • Court/legal assistance by attorney
    52 locations
    This service is available in 34% of fully reporting locations in California
  • Child custody services
    47 locations
    This service is available in 30% of fully reporting locations in California
  • Attorney referral for criminal cases
    47 locations
    This service is available in 30% of fully reporting locations in California
  • Legal clinics
    46 locations
    This service is available in 30% of fully reporting locations in California
  • Legal representation
    44 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
    90 locations
    This service is available in 59% of fully reporting locations in California
  • Shelter resident counseling
    85 locations
    This service is available in 55% of fully reporting locations in California
  • Non-resident counseling
    83 locations
    This service is available in 54% of fully reporting locations in California
  • Counseling for friends and family
    73 locations
    This service is available in 48% of fully reporting locations in California
  • Sexual violence support groups
    70 locations
    This service is available in 46% of fully reporting locations in California
  • Counseling for batterers
    40 locations
    This service is available in 26% of fully reporting locations in California
  • Substance abuse counseling
    33 locations
    This service is available in 21% of fully reporting locations in California
  • Incest counseling
    32 locations
    This service is available in 21% of fully reporting locations in California
  • Ritual abuse counseling
    24 locations
    This service is available in 15% of fully reporting locations in California
  • Sex offender counseling
    22 locations
    This service is available in 14% of fully reporting locations in California
  • Transitional family housing
    79 locations
    This service is available in 51% of fully reporting locations in California
  • Transitional individual housing
    77 locations
    This service is available in 50% of fully reporting locations in California
  • Transportation
    76 locations
    This service is available in 50% of fully reporting locations in California
  • Relocation services
    60 locations
    This service is available in 39% of fully reporting locations in California
  • Alternative housing counseling
    55 locations
    This service is available in 36% of fully reporting locations in California
  • Permanent family housing
    39 locations
    This service is available in 25% of fully reporting locations in California
  • Permanent individual housing
    38 locations
    This service is available in 25% of fully reporting locations in California
  • Resources and referrals
    133 locations
    This service is available in 87% of fully reporting locations in California
  • Goal planning assistance
    117 locations
    This service is available in 76% of fully reporting locations in California
  • Parenting skills training
    94 locations
    This service is available in 61% of fully reporting locations in California
  • Health and wellness programs
    86 locations
    This service is available in 56% of fully reporting locations in California
  • Medical accompaniment
    82 locations
    This service is available in 53% of fully reporting locations in California
  • Job search/placement
    82 locations
    This service is available in 53% of fully reporting locations in California
  • Job skills training
    76 locations
    This service is available in 50% of fully reporting locations in California
  • Onsite mental health services
    45 locations
    This service is available in 29% of fully reporting locations in California
  • Spiritual services
    37 locations
    This service is available in 24% of fully reporting locations in California
  • Pet Shelter
    28 locations
    This service is available in 18% of fully reporting locations in California
  • Onsite medical services
    27 locations
    This service is available in 17% of fully reporting locations in California
  • Safety planning for children
    98 locations
    This service is available in 64% of fully reporting locations in California
  • Youth counseling
    83 locations
    This service is available in 54% of fully reporting locations in California
  • Educational programs
    71 locations
    This service is available in 46% 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
    62 locations
    This service is available in 40% 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
    50 locations
    This service is available in 32% of fully reporting locations in California
  • Child development
    49 locations
    This service is available in 32% of fully reporting locations in California
  • Tutoring services
    46 locations
    This service is available in 30% 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
    38 locations
    This service is available in 25% of fully reporting locations in California
  • Daycare facility
    30 locations
    This service is available in 19% of fully reporting locations in California
  • Summer camp
    27 locations
    This service is available in 17% of fully reporting locations in California
  • Pet therapy
    24 locations
    This service is available in 15% of fully reporting locations in California
  • Onsite schooling
    22 locations
    This service is available in 14% of fully reporting locations in California
  • Onsite pediatric forensic nurse exams
    16 locations
    This service is available in 10% of fully reporting locations in California
  • Domestic violence workshops
    110 programs
    This service is available in 72% of fully reporting locations in California
  • Speaker's bureau
    73 programs
    This service is available in 48% of fully reporting locations in California

Other

  • English
    165 locations
    This language spoken in 108% of fully reporting locations in California
  • Spanish
    126 locations
    This language spoken in 82% of fully reporting locations in California
  • Tagalog
    16 locations
    This language spoken in 10% of fully reporting locations in California
  • Sign language
    15 locations
    This language spoken in 9% of fully reporting locations in California
  • French
    14 locations
    This language spoken in 9% of fully reporting locations in California
  • Chinese
    14 locations
    This language spoken in 9% of fully reporting locations in California
  • Russian
    11 locations
    This language spoken in 7% of fully reporting locations in California
  • Portuguese
    11 locations
    This language spoken in 7% of fully reporting locations in California
  • Vietnamese
    10 locations
    This language spoken in 6% of fully reporting locations in California
  • Korean
    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
  • Italian
    8 locations
    This language spoken in 5% of fully reporting locations in California
  • Women
    147 locations
    This demographic is served in 96% of fully reporting locations in California
  • Individuals
    91 locations
    This demographic is served in 59% of fully reporting locations in California
  • Families
    90 locations
    This demographic is served in 59% of fully reporting locations in California
  • Adult Male (victim of domestic violence)
    82 locations
    This demographic is served in 53% of fully reporting locations in California
  • Teens
    75 locations
    This demographic is served in 49% of fully reporting locations in California
  • Elderly
    71 locations
    This demographic is served in 46% of fully reporting locations in California
  • Adult Male (victim of sexual assault)
    45 locations
    This demographic is served in 29% of fully reporting locations in California
  • Immigrant
    82 locations
    This population is served in 53% of fully reporting locations in California
  • LGBTQ
    81 locations
    This population is served in 53% of fully reporting locations in California
  • Trans women/men
    72 locations
    This population is served in 47% of fully reporting locations in California
  • Military
    69 locations
    This population is served in 45% of fully reporting locations in California
  • Trafficked persons
    66 locations
    This population is served in 43% of fully reporting locations in California
  • Disabled
    66 locations
    This population is served in 43% of fully reporting locations in California
  • Rural
    62 locations
    This population is served in 40% of fully reporting locations in California
  • Deaf
    59 locations
    This population is served in 38% of fully reporting locations in California
  • Developmentally disabled
    57 locations
    This population is served in 37% of fully reporting locations in California
  • Prostituted persons
    52 locations
    This population is served in 34% of fully reporting locations in California