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Ontario Domestic Violence Help, Programs and Statistics

Ontario

There are 111 organizations in Ontario that provide domestic violence services at some level. A total of 81 organizations have provided complete information about their program to this site for a statewide completion rate of 72%. These programs can be found in 59 different cities.

Click on any of the 59 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 7% of the organizations. The third most common language after English and Spanish is Spanish at 7% of the organizations. Demographically, the organizations are mostly like to be equipped to serve Women .

Statistics on Domestic Violence Services in Ontario

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

Other

  • English
    76 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
    78 locations
  • Families
    59 locations
  • Individuals
    56 locations
  • Teens
    35 locations
  • Elderly
    26 locations
  • Non-Binary
    13 locations
  • Men
    4 locations
  • LGBTQ
    34 locations
  • Immigrant
    33 locations
  • Trans women/men
    32 locations
  • Trafficked persons
    32 locations
  • Disabled
    32 locations
  • Rural
    31 locations
  • Prostituted persons
    30 locations
  • Developmentally disabled
    29 locations
  • Deaf
    28 locations
  • Military
    24 locations