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Maryland Domestic Violence Help, Programs and Statistics

Maryland

There are 38 organizations in Maryland that provide domestic violence services at some level. A total of 29 organizations have provided complete information about their program to this site for a statewide completion rate of 76%. These programs can be found in 20 different cities.

Click on any of the 20 cities below to learn about the programs in these areas. You’ll also see information further below on categories of service offered in Maryland, and within each category you’ll find the individual services within that category.

The most common category of service in Maryland – 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 Maryland are "resources and referrals and goal planning assistance" while the two least common services are "onsite schooling and onsite pediatric forensic nurse exams".

Spanish is spoken at 58% of the organizations. The third most common language after English and Spanish is French at 10% of the organizations. Demographically, the organizations are mostly like to be equipped to serve Women .

Statistics on Domestic Violence Services in Maryland

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

Other

  • English
    29 locations
  • Spanish
    17 locations
  • French
    3 locations
  • Portuguese
    2 locations
  • Chinese
    2 locations
  • Sign language
    2 locations
  • Vietnamese
    1 locations
  • Tagalog
    1 locations
  • Russian
    1 locations
  • Korean
    1 locations
  • Italian
    1 locations
  • German
    1 locations
  • Women
    28 locations
  • Families
    24 locations
  • Individuals
    23 locations
  • Elderly
    22 locations
  • Teens
    21 locations
  • Men
    14 locations
  • Adult Male (victim of domestic violence)
    5 locations
  • Adult Male (victim of sexual assault)
    4 locations
  • Non-Binary
    3 locations
  • Military
    12 locations
  • Trans women/men
    11 locations
  • LGBTQ
    11 locations
  • Immigrant
    11 locations
  • Prostituted persons
    10 locations
  • Trafficked persons
    10 locations
  • Rural
    10 locations
  • Disabled
    9 locations
  • Deaf
    9 locations
  • Developmentally disabled
    8 locations