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Pennsylvania Domestic Violence Help, Programs and Statistics

Pennsylvania

There are 69 organizations in Pennsylvania that provide domestic violence services at some level. A total of 66 organizations have provided complete information about their program to this site for a statewide completion rate of 95%. 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 Pennsylvania, and within each category you’ll find the individual services within that category.

The most common category of service in Pennsylvania – 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 Pennsylvania are "resources and referrals and safety planning" while the two least common services are "onsite pediatric forensic nurse exams and mobile advocacy".

Spanish is spoken at 48% of the organizations. The third most common language after English and Spanish is French at 6% of the organizations. Demographically, the organizations are mostly like to be equipped to serve Women .

Statistics on Domestic Violence Services in Pennsylvania

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

Other

  • English
    66 locations
  • Spanish
    32 locations
  • French
    4 locations
  • Russian
    4 locations
  • Chinese
    2 locations
  • Korean
    1 locations
  • German
    1 locations
  • Vietnamese
    1 locations
  • Italian
    1 locations
  • Sign language
    1 locations
  • Women
    66 locations
  • Individuals
    53 locations
  • Families
    52 locations
  • Teens
    52 locations
  • Elderly
    51 locations
  • Men
    45 locations
  • Non-Binary
    13 locations
  • Adult Male (victim of domestic violence)
    3 locations
  • Adult Male (victim of sexual assault)
    2 locations
  • LGBTQ
    46 locations
  • Immigrant
    44 locations
  • Disabled
    44 locations
  • Trans women/men
    42 locations
  • Rural
    42 locations
  • Military
    42 locations
  • Deaf
    41 locations
  • Developmentally disabled
    40 locations
  • Trafficked persons
    39 locations
  • Prostituted persons
    35 locations