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Illinois Domestic Violence Help, Programs and Statistics

Illinois

There are 70 organizations in Illinois that provide domestic violence services at some level. A total of 65 organizations have provided complete information about their program to this site for a statewide completion rate of 92%. These programs can be found in 49 different cities.

Click on any of the 49 cities below to learn about the programs in these areas. You’ll also see information further below on categories of service offered in Illinois, and within each category you’ll find the individual services within that category.

The most common category of service in Illinois – 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 Illinois are "safety planning and resources and referrals" while the two least common services are "mobile advocacy and sex offender counseling".

Spanish is spoken at 61% of the organizations. The third most common language after English and Spanish is French at 9% of the organizations. Demographically, the organizations are mostly like to be equipped to serve Women .

Statistics on Domestic Violence Services in Illinois

  • Safety planning
    62 locations
  • Domestic violence education
    59 locations
  • Case management
    58 locations
  • Crisis intervention services
    56 locations
  • Food and clothing
    49 locations
  • Emergency shelter
    46 locations
  • Danger/lethality assessment
    44 locations
  • Emergency cell phones
    39 locations
  • Confidential shelter location
    25 locations
  • Emergency local transportation
    24 locations
  • Safe home network
    6 locations
  • Mobile advocacy
    2 locations
  • Assistance with orders of protection
    57 locations
  • Court accompaniment/advocacy
    55 locations
  • Court/legal lay assistance
    50 locations
  • Financial empowerment training
    40 locations
  • Legal resource planning
    36 locations
  • Attorney referral for family court
    32 locations
  • Attorney referral for protection orders
    31 locations
  • Attorney referral for criminal cases
    28 locations
  • Immigration services
    26 locations
  • Legal clinics
    17 locations
  • Legal representation
    16 locations
  • Court/legal assistance by attorney
    15 locations
  • Child custody services
    14 locations
  • In-shelter financial aid
    11 locations
  • Expert testimony
    9 locations
  • Non-resident counseling
    43 locations
  • Peer support groups
    40 locations
  • Shelter resident counseling
    39 locations
  • Counseling for friends and family
    38 locations
  • Sexual violence support groups
    25 locations
  • Counseling for batterers
    21 locations
  • Incest counseling
    17 locations
  • Ritual abuse counseling
    15 locations
  • Substance abuse counseling
    12 locations
  • Sex offender counseling
    5 locations
  • Transitional family housing
    33 locations
  • Alternative housing counseling
    29 locations
  • Transportation
    28 locations
  • Transitional individual housing
    28 locations
  • Relocation services
    25 locations
  • Permanent individual housing
    13 locations
  • Permanent family housing
    12 locations
  • Resources and referrals
    60 locations
  • Goal planning assistance
    54 locations
  • Parenting skills training
    46 locations
  • Job search/placement
    36 locations
  • Job skills training
    35 locations
  • Medical accompaniment
    33 locations
  • Health and wellness programs
    28 locations
  • Spiritual services
    13 locations
  • Onsite medical services
    11 locations
  • Pet Shelter
    10 locations
  • Onsite mental health services
    9 locations
  • Safety planning for children
    54 locations
  • Youth counseling
    50 locations
  • Educational programs
    36 locations
  • Child care during support groups
    33 locations
  • School liaison
    32 locations
  • Child development
    31 locations
  • Teen activity program
    25 locations
  • Child abuse services
    21 locations
  • Tutoring services
    20 locations
  • Art/music therapy
    19 locations
  • After school programs
    17 locations
  • Summer camp
    11 locations
  • Daycare facility
    11 locations
  • Onsite pediatric forensic nurse exams
    8 locations
  • Pet therapy
    8 locations
  • Onsite schooling
    7 locations
  • Domestic violence workshops
    48 programs
  • Speaker's bureau
    30 programs

Other

  • English
    65 locations
  • Spanish
    40 locations
  • French
    6 locations
  • Portuguese
    3 locations
  • German
    3 locations
  • Sign language
    2 locations
  • Vietnamese
    2 locations
  • Tagalog
    2 locations
  • Korean
    2 locations
  • Chinese
    2 locations
  • Russian
    1 locations
  • Italian
    1 locations
  • Women
    60 locations
  • Individuals
    42 locations
  • Teens
    41 locations
  • Elderly
    39 locations
  • Families
    37 locations
  • Men
    32 locations
  • Adult Male (victim of domestic violence)
    7 locations
  • Adult Male (victim of sexual assault)
    2 locations
  • Non-Binary
    0 locations
  • Immigrant
    34 locations
  • LGBTQ
    32 locations
  • Military
    31 locations
  • Prostituted persons
    30 locations
  • Trafficked persons
    29 locations
  • Rural
    29 locations
  • Trans women/men
    28 locations
  • Deaf
    28 locations
  • Disabled
    27 locations
  • Developmentally disabled
    26 locations