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District of Columbia Domestic Violence Help, Programs and Statistics

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There are 18 organizations in District of Columbia that provide domestic violence services at some level. A total of 11 organizations have provided complete information about their program to this site for a statewide completion rate of 61%. These programs can be found in 1 different cities.

Click on any of the 1 cities below to learn about the programs in these areas. You’ll also see information further below on categories of service offered in District of Columbia, and within each category you’ll find the individual services within that category.

The most common category of service in District of Columbia – 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 "counseling services".

The two most common individual services within any category of service in District of Columbia are "case management and resources and referrals" while the two least common services are "onsite schooling and mobile advocacy".

Spanish is spoken at 18% of the organizations. The third most common language after English and Spanish is Korean at 9% of the organizations. Demographically, the organizations are mostly like to be equipped to serve Women .

District of Columbia Cities with Domestic Violence Programs

Statistics on Domestic Violence Services in District of Columbia

  • Case management
    9 locations
    This service is available in 81% of fully reporting locations in District of Columbia
  • Crisis intervention services
    7 locations
    This service is available in 63% of fully reporting locations in District of Columbia
  • Domestic violence education
    7 locations
    This service is available in 63% of fully reporting locations in District of Columbia
  • Safety planning
    7 locations
    This service is available in 63% of fully reporting locations in District of Columbia
  • Danger/lethality assessment
    5 locations
    This service is available in 45% of fully reporting locations in District of Columbia
  • Food and clothing
    5 locations
    This service is available in 45% of fully reporting locations in District of Columbia
  • Emergency shelter
    4 locations
    This service is available in 36% of fully reporting locations in District of Columbia
  • Emergency cell phones
    4 locations
    This service is available in 36% of fully reporting locations in District of Columbia
  • Confidential shelter location
    3 locations
    This service is available in 27% of fully reporting locations in District of Columbia
  • Emergency local transportation
    3 locations
    This service is available in 27% of fully reporting locations in District of Columbia
  • Mobile advocacy
    1 locations
    This service is available in 9% of fully reporting locations in District of Columbia
  • Safe home network
    0 locations
    This service is available in 0% of fully reporting locations in District of Columbia
  • Financial empowerment training
    7 locations
    This service is available in 63% of fully reporting locations in District of Columbia
  • Assistance with orders of protection
    6 locations
    This service is available in 54% of fully reporting locations in District of Columbia
  • Court accompaniment/advocacy
    5 locations
    This service is available in 45% of fully reporting locations in District of Columbia
  • Legal resource planning
    5 locations
    This service is available in 45% of fully reporting locations in District of Columbia
  • Court/legal lay assistance
    5 locations
    This service is available in 45% of fully reporting locations in District of Columbia
  • Attorney referral for protection orders
    4 locations
    This service is available in 36% of fully reporting locations in District of Columbia
  • Court/legal assistance by attorney
    3 locations
    This service is available in 27% of fully reporting locations in District of Columbia
  • Legal representation
    3 locations
    This service is available in 27% of fully reporting locations in District of Columbia
  • In-shelter financial aid
    2 locations
    This service is available in 18% of fully reporting locations in District of Columbia
  • Attorney referral for family court
    2 locations
    This service is available in 18% of fully reporting locations in District of Columbia
  • Attorney referral for criminal cases
    2 locations
    This service is available in 18% of fully reporting locations in District of Columbia
  • Child custody services
    2 locations
    This service is available in 18% of fully reporting locations in District of Columbia
  • Immigration services
    2 locations
    This service is available in 18% of fully reporting locations in District of Columbia
  • Legal clinics
    1 locations
    This service is available in 9% of fully reporting locations in District of Columbia
  • Expert testimony
    0 locations
    This service is available in 0% of fully reporting locations in District of Columbia
  • Peer support groups
    3 locations
    This service is available in 27% of fully reporting locations in District of Columbia
  • Counseling for friends and family
    3 locations
    This service is available in 27% of fully reporting locations in District of Columbia
  • Sex offender counseling
    2 locations
    This service is available in 18% of fully reporting locations in District of Columbia
  • Shelter resident counseling
    2 locations
    This service is available in 18% of fully reporting locations in District of Columbia
  • Non-resident counseling
    2 locations
    This service is available in 18% of fully reporting locations in District of Columbia
  • Sexual violence support groups
    2 locations
    This service is available in 18% of fully reporting locations in District of Columbia
  • Counseling for batterers
    2 locations
    This service is available in 18% of fully reporting locations in District of Columbia
  • Substance abuse counseling
    2 locations
    This service is available in 18% of fully reporting locations in District of Columbia
  • Ritual abuse counseling
    1 locations
    This service is available in 9% of fully reporting locations in District of Columbia
  • Incest counseling
    1 locations
    This service is available in 9% of fully reporting locations in District of Columbia
  • Transportation
    4 locations
    This service is available in 36% of fully reporting locations in District of Columbia
  • Alternative housing counseling
    4 locations
    This service is available in 36% of fully reporting locations in District of Columbia
  • Relocation services
    3 locations
    This service is available in 27% of fully reporting locations in District of Columbia
  • Transitional family housing
    3 locations
    This service is available in 27% of fully reporting locations in District of Columbia
  • Permanent individual housing
    3 locations
    This service is available in 27% of fully reporting locations in District of Columbia
  • Permanent family housing
    2 locations
    This service is available in 18% of fully reporting locations in District of Columbia
  • Transitional individual housing
    2 locations
    This service is available in 18% of fully reporting locations in District of Columbia
  • Resources and referrals
    9 locations
    This service is available in 81% of fully reporting locations in District of Columbia
  • Goal planning assistance
    8 locations
    This service is available in 72% of fully reporting locations in District of Columbia
  • Health and wellness programs
    7 locations
    This service is available in 63% of fully reporting locations in District of Columbia
  • Medical accompaniment
    6 locations
    This service is available in 54% of fully reporting locations in District of Columbia
  • Job skills training
    6 locations
    This service is available in 54% of fully reporting locations in District of Columbia
  • Parenting skills training
    4 locations
    This service is available in 36% of fully reporting locations in District of Columbia
  • Job search/placement
    4 locations
    This service is available in 36% of fully reporting locations in District of Columbia
  • Onsite mental health services
    3 locations
    This service is available in 27% of fully reporting locations in District of Columbia
  • Spiritual services
    2 locations
    This service is available in 18% of fully reporting locations in District of Columbia
  • Onsite medical services
    2 locations
    This service is available in 18% of fully reporting locations in District of Columbia
  • Pet Shelter
    0 locations
    This service is available in 0% of fully reporting locations in District of Columbia
  • Safety planning for children
    7 locations
    This service is available in 63% of fully reporting locations in District of Columbia
  • Tutoring services
    4 locations
    This service is available in 36% of fully reporting locations in District of Columbia
  • After school programs
    4 locations
    This service is available in 36% of fully reporting locations in District of Columbia
  • Art/music therapy
    4 locations
    This service is available in 36% of fully reporting locations in District of Columbia
  • Educational programs
    3 locations
    This service is available in 27% of fully reporting locations in District of Columbia
  • School liaison
    3 locations
    This service is available in 27% of fully reporting locations in District of Columbia
  • Child care during support groups
    3 locations
    This service is available in 27% of fully reporting locations in District of Columbia
  • Child development
    2 locations
    This service is available in 18% of fully reporting locations in District of Columbia
  • Teen activity program
    2 locations
    This service is available in 18% of fully reporting locations in District of Columbia
  • Child abuse services
    2 locations
    This service is available in 18% of fully reporting locations in District of Columbia
  • Summer camp
    2 locations
    This service is available in 18% of fully reporting locations in District of Columbia
  • Pet therapy
    2 locations
    This service is available in 18% of fully reporting locations in District of Columbia
  • Youth counseling
    2 locations
    This service is available in 18% of fully reporting locations in District of Columbia
  • Onsite schooling
    1 locations
    This service is available in 9% of fully reporting locations in District of Columbia
  • Onsite pediatric forensic nurse exams
    1 locations
    This service is available in 9% of fully reporting locations in District of Columbia
  • Daycare facility
    1 locations
    This service is available in 9% of fully reporting locations in District of Columbia
  • Speaker's bureau
    6 programs
    This service is available in 54% of fully reporting locations in District of Columbia
  • Domestic violence workshops
    4 programs
    This service is available in 36% of fully reporting locations in District of Columbia

Other

  • English
    11 locations
    This language spoken in 100% of fully reporting locations in District of Columbia
  • Spanish
    2 locations
    This language spoken in 18% of fully reporting locations in District of Columbia
  • Korean
    1 locations
    This language spoken in 9% of fully reporting locations in District of Columbia
  • Chinese
    1 locations
    This language spoken in 9% of fully reporting locations in District of Columbia
  • Tagalog
    1 locations
    This language spoken in 9% of fully reporting locations in District of Columbia
  • Vietnamese
    1 locations
    This language spoken in 9% of fully reporting locations in District of Columbia
  • Women
    11 locations
    This demographic is served in 100% of fully reporting locations in District of Columbia
  • Elderly
    4 locations
    This demographic is served in 36% of fully reporting locations in District of Columbia
  • Teens
    4 locations
    This demographic is served in 36% of fully reporting locations in District of Columbia
  • Individuals
    4 locations
    This demographic is served in 36% of fully reporting locations in District of Columbia
  • Adult Male (victim of sexual assault)
    4 locations
    This demographic is served in 36% of fully reporting locations in District of Columbia
  • Adult Male (victim of domestic violence)
    4 locations
    This demographic is served in 36% of fully reporting locations in District of Columbia
  • Families
    4 locations
    This demographic is served in 36% of fully reporting locations in District of Columbia
  • LGBTQ
    6 locations
    This population is served in 54% of fully reporting locations in District of Columbia
  • Prostituted persons
    5 locations
    This population is served in 45% of fully reporting locations in District of Columbia
  • Trans women/men
    5 locations
    This population is served in 45% of fully reporting locations in District of Columbia
  • Trafficked persons
    5 locations
    This population is served in 45% of fully reporting locations in District of Columbia
  • Immigrant
    5 locations
    This population is served in 45% of fully reporting locations in District of Columbia
  • Deaf
    5 locations
    This population is served in 45% of fully reporting locations in District of Columbia
  • Military
    4 locations
    This population is served in 36% of fully reporting locations in District of Columbia
  • Developmentally disabled
    4 locations
    This population is served in 36% of fully reporting locations in District of Columbia
  • Disabled
    4 locations
    This population is served in 36% of fully reporting locations in District of Columbia
  • Rural
    2 locations
    This population is served in 18% of fully reporting locations in District of Columbia