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Pennsylvania Domestic Violence Help, Programs and Statistics

Pennsylvania

There are 70 organizations in Pennsylvania 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 91%. These programs can be found in 57 different cities.

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

Other

  • English
    65 locations
  • Spanish
    31 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
    63 locations
  • Individuals
    50 locations
  • Families
    49 locations
  • Teens
    49 locations
  • Elderly
    48 locations
  • Men
    40 locations
  • Adult Male (victim of domestic violence)
    5 locations
  • Adult Male (victim of sexual assault)
    4 locations
  • Non-Binary
    2 locations
  • LGBTQ
    44 locations
  • Immigrant
    42 locations
  • Disabled
    42 locations
  • Rural
    40 locations
  • Trans women/men
    39 locations
  • Military
    39 locations
  • Deaf
    39 locations
  • Trafficked persons
    37 locations
  • Developmentally disabled
    37 locations
  • Prostituted persons
    32 locations