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Ontario Domestic Violence Help, Programs and Statistics

Ontario

There are 107 organizations in Ontario that provide domestic violence services at some level. A total of 64 organizations have provided complete information about their program to this site for a statewide completion rate of 59%. These programs can be found in 50 different cities.

Click on any of the 50 cities below to learn about the programs in these areas. You’ll also see information further below on categories of service offered in Ontario, and within each category you’ll find the individual services within that category.

The most common category of service in Ontario – 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 Ontario are "safety planning and emergency shelter" while the two least common services are "tutoring services and expert testimony".

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

Statistics on Domestic Violence Services in Ontario

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

Other

  • English
    66 locations
  • French
    20 locations
  • Spanish
    6 locations
  • Chinese
    5 locations
  • Russian
    4 locations
  • Portuguese
    4 locations
  • Italian
    4 locations
  • German
    4 locations
  • Sign language
    3 locations
  • Vietnamese
    3 locations
  • Tagalog
    3 locations
  • Korean
    3 locations
  • Women
    60 locations
  • Families
    45 locations
  • Individuals
    43 locations
  • Teens
    19 locations
  • Elderly
    13 locations
  • Men
    2 locations
  • Non-Binary
    1 locations
  • Prostituted persons
    18 locations
  • Trafficked persons
    18 locations
  • Trans women/men
    17 locations
  • LGBTQ
    17 locations
  • Rural
    17 locations
  • Immigrant
    17 locations
  • Disabled
    17 locations
  • Developmentally disabled
    17 locations
  • Deaf
    15 locations
  • Military
    13 locations