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Home District of Columbia Domestic Violence Help, Programs and Statistics

District of Columbia Domestic Violence Help, Programs and Statistics

District of Columbia

There are 18 organizations in District of Columbia that provide domestic violence services at some level. A total of 14 organizations have provided complete information about their program to this site for a statewide completion rate of 77%. 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 "community educational services".

The two most common individual services within any category of service in District of Columbia are "resources and referrals and goal planning assistance" while the two least common services are "onsite pediatric forensic nurse exams and legal clinics".

Spanish is spoken at 21% of the organizations. The third most common language after English and Spanish is Sign language at 7% 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

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

Other

  • English
    14 locations
  • Spanish
    3 locations
  • Sign language
    1 locations
  • Vietnamese
    1 locations
  • Tagalog
    1 locations
  • Korean
    1 locations
  • Chinese
    1 locations
  • Women
    14 locations
  • Individuals
    7 locations
  • Elderly
    7 locations
  • Families
    6 locations
  • Teens
    5 locations
  • Men
    5 locations
  • Adult Male (victim of sexual assault)
    1 locations
  • Adult Male (victim of domestic violence)
    1 locations
  • Non-Binary
    0 locations
  • LGBTQ
    7 locations
  • Deaf
    7 locations
  • Trans women/men
    6 locations
  • Prostituted persons
    6 locations
  • Trafficked persons
    6 locations
  • Immigrant
    6 locations
  • Military
    5 locations
  • Disabled
    5 locations
  • Developmentally disabled
    5 locations
  • Rural
    4 locations