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Ontario Domestic Violence Help, Programs and Statistics

Ontario

There are 110 organizations in Ontario that provide domestic violence services at some level. A total of 72 organizations have provided complete information about their program to this site for a statewide completion rate of 65%. These programs can be found in 52 different cities.

Click on any of the 52 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 "expert testimony and tutoring services".

Spanish is spoken at 8% of the organizations. The third most common language after English and Spanish is Spanish at 8% of the organizations. Demographically, the organizations are mostly like to be equipped to serve Women .

Statistics on Domestic Violence Services in Ontario

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

Other

  • English
    71 locations
  • French
    20 locations
  • Spanish
    6 locations
  • Italian
    5 locations
  • Chinese
    4 locations
  • Russian
    4 locations
  • Portuguese
    4 locations
  • German
    4 locations
  • Sign language
    3 locations
  • Vietnamese
    3 locations
  • Tagalog
    3 locations
  • Korean
    3 locations
  • Women
    68 locations
  • Families
    50 locations
  • Individuals
    48 locations
  • Teens
    27 locations
  • Elderly
    19 locations
  • Non-Binary
    6 locations
  • Men
    3 locations
  • Trans women/men
    26 locations
  • LGBTQ
    26 locations
  • Immigrant
    26 locations
  • Disabled
    26 locations
  • Prostituted persons
    25 locations
  • Trafficked persons
    25 locations
  • Rural
    24 locations
  • Developmentally disabled
    24 locations
  • Deaf
    24 locations
  • Military
    20 locations