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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 67 organizations have provided complete information about their program to this site for a statewide completion rate of 60%. These programs can be found in 51 different cities.

Click on any of the 51 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
    60 locations
  • Emergency shelter
    60 locations
  • Food and clothing
    48 locations
  • Domestic violence education
    44 locations
  • Crisis intervention services
    41 locations
  • Case management
    38 locations
  • Confidential shelter location
    34 locations
  • Danger/lethality assessment
    30 locations
  • Emergency local transportation
    26 locations
  • Emergency cell phones
    12 locations
  • Mobile advocacy
    5 locations
  • Safe home network
    5 locations
  • Court accompaniment/advocacy
    28 locations
  • Court/legal lay assistance
    20 locations
  • Attorney referral for family court
    18 locations
  • Attorney referral for protection orders
    16 locations
  • Attorney referral for criminal cases
    15 locations
  • Assistance with orders of protection
    15 locations
  • Financial empowerment training
    14 locations
  • Legal resource planning
    12 locations
  • Immigration services
    9 locations
  • Child custody services
    7 locations
  • In-shelter financial aid
    6 locations
  • Legal clinics
    6 locations
  • Court/legal assistance by attorney
    4 locations
  • Legal representation
    3 locations
  • Expert testimony
    1 locations
  • Shelter resident counseling
    38 locations
  • Non-resident counseling
    34 locations
  • Peer support groups
    21 locations
  • Sexual violence support groups
    15 locations
  • Counseling for friends and family
    12 locations
  • Substance abuse counseling
    11 locations
  • Ritual abuse counseling
    11 locations
  • Incest counseling
    10 locations
  • Counseling for batterers
    3 locations
  • Sex offender counseling
    2 locations
  • Transitional individual housing
    35 locations
  • Transitional family housing
    34 locations
  • Transportation
    16 locations
  • Alternative housing counseling
    16 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
    24 locations
  • Pet Shelter
    23 locations
  • Medical accompaniment
    19 locations
  • Parenting skills training
    17 locations
  • Job search/placement
    14 locations
  • Job skills training
    7 locations
  • Spiritual services
    6 locations
  • Onsite medical services
    5 locations
  • Onsite mental health services
    4 locations
  • Safety planning for children
    31 locations
  • Child care during support groups
    22 locations
  • Youth counseling
    21 locations
  • Educational programs
    19 locations
  • Child development
    14 locations
  • After school programs
    14 locations
  • Child abuse services
    14 locations
  • Teen activity program
    13 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
    28 programs
  • Speaker's bureau
    12 programs

Other

  • English
    71 locations
  • French
    19 locations
  • Spanish
    5 locations
  • Chinese
    4 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
    62 locations
  • Families
    47 locations
  • Individuals
    44 locations
  • Teens
    23 locations
  • Elderly
    14 locations
  • Men
    2 locations
  • Non-Binary
    1 locations
  • Prostituted persons
    19 locations
  • Trafficked persons
    19 locations
  • Trans women/men
    18 locations
  • LGBTQ
    18 locations
  • Immigrant
    18 locations
  • Disabled
    18 locations
  • Developmentally disabled
    18 locations
  • Rural
    17 locations
  • Deaf
    16 locations
  • Military
    14 locations