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California Domestic Violence Help, Programs and Statistics

California

There are 176 organizations in California that provide domestic violence services at some level. A total of 154 organizations have provided complete information about their program to this site for a statewide completion rate of 87%. These programs can be found in 106 different cities.

Click on any of the 106 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 "resources and referrals and case management" while the two least common services are "onsite pediatric forensic nurse exams and mobile advocacy".

Spanish is spoken at 84% 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
    139 locations
    This service is available in 90% of fully reporting locations in California
  • Safety planning
    137 locations
    This service is available in 88% of fully reporting locations in California
  • Domestic violence education
    135 locations
    This service is available in 87% of fully reporting locations in California
  • Food and clothing
    135 locations
    This service is available in 87% of fully reporting locations in California
  • Crisis intervention services
    130 locations
    This service is available in 84% of fully reporting locations in California
  • Emergency shelter
    123 locations
    This service is available in 79% 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
    96 locations
    This service is available in 62% 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
    74 locations
    This service is available in 48% of fully reporting locations in California
  • Safe home network
    49 locations
    This service is available in 31% of fully reporting locations in California
  • Mobile advocacy
    18 locations
    This service is available in 11% of fully reporting locations in California
  • Assistance with orders of protection
    128 locations
    This service is available in 83% of fully reporting locations in California
  • Court accompaniment/advocacy
    126 locations
    This service is available in 81% of fully reporting locations in California
  • Court/legal lay assistance
    103 locations
    This service is available in 66% of fully reporting locations in California
  • Financial empowerment training
    94 locations
    This service is available in 61% of fully reporting locations in California
  • Legal resource planning
    90 locations
    This service is available in 58% of fully reporting locations in California
  • Attorney referral for family court
    64 locations
    This service is available in 41% of fully reporting locations in California
  • Attorney referral for protection orders
    61 locations
    This service is available in 39% of fully reporting locations in California
  • Immigration services
    55 locations
    This service is available in 35% of fully reporting locations in California
  • Court/legal assistance by attorney
    54 locations
    This service is available in 35% of fully reporting locations in California
  • Attorney referral for criminal cases
    52 locations
    This service is available in 33% of fully reporting locations in California
  • Child custody services
    49 locations
    This service is available in 31% of fully reporting locations in California
  • Legal clinics
    48 locations
    This service is available in 31% of fully reporting locations in California
  • Legal representation
    44 locations
    This service is available in 28% of fully reporting locations in California
  • Expert testimony
    21 locations
    This service is available in 13% of fully reporting locations in California
  • In-shelter financial aid
    20 locations
    This service is available in 12% of fully reporting locations in California
  • Peer support groups
    100 locations
    This service is available in 64% of fully reporting locations in California
  • Shelter resident counseling
    93 locations
    This service is available in 60% of fully reporting locations in California
  • Non-resident counseling
    92 locations
    This service is available in 59% of fully reporting locations in California
  • Counseling for friends and family
    77 locations
    This service is available in 50% of fully reporting locations in California
  • Sexual violence support groups
    74 locations
    This service is available in 48% of fully reporting locations in California
  • Counseling for batterers
    40 locations
    This service is available in 25% of fully reporting locations in California
  • Substance abuse counseling
    35 locations
    This service is available in 22% of fully reporting locations in California
  • Incest counseling
    32 locations
    This service is available in 20% of fully reporting locations in California
  • Ritual abuse counseling
    23 locations
    This service is available in 14% of fully reporting locations in California
  • Sex offender counseling
    21 locations
    This service is available in 13% of fully reporting locations in California
  • Transitional family housing
    81 locations
    This service is available in 52% of fully reporting locations in California
  • Transportation
    80 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
  • Relocation services
    60 locations
    This service is available in 38% of fully reporting locations in California
  • Alternative housing counseling
    53 locations
    This service is available in 34% of fully reporting locations in California
  • Permanent family housing
    38 locations
    This service is available in 24% of fully reporting locations in California
  • Permanent individual housing
    37 locations
    This service is available in 24% of fully reporting locations in California
  • Resources and referrals
    141 locations
    This service is available in 91% of fully reporting locations in California
  • Goal planning assistance
    125 locations
    This service is available in 81% of fully reporting locations in California
  • Parenting skills training
    99 locations
    This service is available in 64% of fully reporting locations in California
  • Health and wellness programs
    87 locations
    This service is available in 56% 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 53% of fully reporting locations in California
  • Job skills training
    78 locations
    This service is available in 50% of fully reporting locations in California
  • Onsite mental health services
    48 locations
    This service is available in 31% of fully reporting locations in California
  • Spiritual services
    39 locations
    This service is available in 25% of fully reporting locations in California
  • Pet Shelter
    33 locations
    This service is available in 21% of fully reporting locations in California
  • Onsite medical services
    29 locations
    This service is available in 18% of fully reporting locations in California
  • Safety planning for children
    105 locations
    This service is available in 68% of fully reporting locations in California
  • Youth counseling
    87 locations
    This service is available in 56% of fully reporting locations in California
  • Educational programs
    75 locations
    This service is available in 48% of fully reporting locations in California
  • Art/music therapy
    64 locations
    This service is available in 41% of fully reporting locations in California
  • Child care during support groups
    64 locations
    This service is available in 41% of fully reporting locations in California
  • School liaison
    51 locations
    This service is available in 33% of fully reporting locations in California
  • Child development
    51 locations
    This service is available in 33% of fully reporting locations in California
  • Child abuse services
    51 locations
    This service is available in 33% of fully reporting locations in California
  • Teen activity program
    47 locations
    This service is available in 30% of fully reporting locations in California
  • Tutoring services
    44 locations
    This service is available in 28% of fully reporting locations in California
  • After school programs
    41 locations
    This service is available in 26% of fully reporting locations in California
  • Daycare facility
    28 locations
    This service is available in 18% of fully reporting locations in California
  • Summer camp
    26 locations
    This service is available in 16% of fully reporting locations in California
  • Pet therapy
    25 locations
    This service is available in 16% of fully reporting locations in California
  • Onsite schooling
    23 locations
    This service is available in 14% of fully reporting locations in California
  • Onsite pediatric forensic nurse exams
    14 locations
    This service is available in 9% of fully reporting locations in California
  • Domestic violence workshops
    116 programs
    This service is available in 75% of fully reporting locations in California
  • Speaker's bureau
    75 programs
    This service is available in 48% of fully reporting locations in California

Other

  • English
    164 locations
    This language spoken in 106% of fully reporting locations in California
  • Spanish
    130 locations
    This language spoken in 84% of fully reporting locations in California
  • Tagalog
    16 locations
    This language spoken in 10% of fully reporting locations in California
  • Sign language
    16 locations
    This language spoken in 10% 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
    11 locations
    This language spoken in 7% of fully reporting locations in California
  • German
    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
  • Italian
    8 locations
    This language spoken in 5% of fully reporting locations in California
  • Women
    148 locations
    This demographic is served in 96% of fully reporting locations in California
  • Families
    98 locations
    This demographic is served in 63% of fully reporting locations in California
  • Individuals
    96 locations
    This demographic is served in 62% of fully reporting locations in California
  • Teens
    84 locations
    This demographic is served in 54% of fully reporting locations in California
  • Elderly
    80 locations
    This demographic is served in 51% of fully reporting locations in California
  • Men
    74 locations
    This demographic is served in 48% of fully reporting locations in California
  • Adult Male (victim of domestic violence)
    14 locations
    This demographic is served in 9% of fully reporting locations in California
  • Adult Male (victim of sexual assault)
    10 locations
    This demographic is served in 6% of fully reporting locations in California
  • Non-Binary
    5 locations
    This demographic is served in 3% of fully reporting locations in California
  • Immigrant
    85 locations
    This population is served in 55% of fully reporting locations in California
  • LGBTQ
    83 locations
    This population is served in 53% of fully reporting locations in California
  • Trans women/men
    75 locations
    This population is served in 48% of fully reporting locations in California
  • Trafficked persons
    70 locations
    This population is served in 45% of fully reporting locations in California
  • Military
    70 locations
    This population is served in 45% of fully reporting locations in California
  • Disabled
    69 locations
    This population is served in 44% of fully reporting locations in California
  • Rural
    63 locations
    This population is served in 40% of fully reporting locations in California
  • Deaf
    62 locations
    This population is served in 40% of fully reporting locations in California
  • Developmentally disabled
    61 locations
    This population is served in 39% of fully reporting locations in California
  • Prostituted persons
    55 locations
    This population is served in 35% of fully reporting locations in California