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Pennsylvania Domestic Violence Help, Programs and Statistics

Pennsylvania

There are 72 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 91%. These programs can be found in 58 different cities.

Click on any of the 58 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 "mobile advocacy and safe home network".

Spanish is spoken at 46% of the organizations. The third most common language after English and Spanish is French at 7% of the organizations. Demographically, the organizations are mostly like to be equipped to serve Women .

Statistics on Domestic Violence Services in Pennsylvania

  • Safety planning
    63 locations
    This service is available in 95% of fully reporting locations in Pennsylvania
  • Domestic violence education
    61 locations
    This service is available in 92% of fully reporting locations in Pennsylvania
  • Case management
    60 locations
    This service is available in 90% of fully reporting locations in Pennsylvania
  • Crisis intervention services
    60 locations
    This service is available in 90% of fully reporting locations in Pennsylvania
  • Emergency shelter
    58 locations
    This service is available in 87% of fully reporting locations in Pennsylvania
  • Food and clothing
    56 locations
    This service is available in 84% of fully reporting locations in Pennsylvania
  • Danger/lethality assessment
    56 locations
    This service is available in 84% of fully reporting locations in Pennsylvania
  • Emergency cell phones
    51 locations
    This service is available in 77% of fully reporting locations in Pennsylvania
  • Emergency local transportation
    43 locations
    This service is available in 65% of fully reporting locations in Pennsylvania
  • Confidential shelter location
    39 locations
    This service is available in 59% of fully reporting locations in Pennsylvania
  • Safe home network
    7 locations
    This service is available in 10% of fully reporting locations in Pennsylvania
  • Mobile advocacy
    6 locations
    This service is available in 9% of fully reporting locations in Pennsylvania
  • Court accompaniment/advocacy
    61 locations
    This service is available in 92% of fully reporting locations in Pennsylvania
  • Assistance with orders of protection
    60 locations
    This service is available in 90% of fully reporting locations in Pennsylvania
  • Court/legal lay assistance
    46 locations
    This service is available in 69% of fully reporting locations in Pennsylvania
  • Financial empowerment training
    45 locations
    This service is available in 68% of fully reporting locations in Pennsylvania
  • Attorney referral for protection orders
    41 locations
    This service is available in 62% of fully reporting locations in Pennsylvania
  • Legal resource planning
    34 locations
    This service is available in 51% of fully reporting locations in Pennsylvania
  • Court/legal assistance by attorney
    32 locations
    This service is available in 48% of fully reporting locations in Pennsylvania
  • Attorney referral for family court
    31 locations
    This service is available in 46% of fully reporting locations in Pennsylvania
  • Attorney referral for criminal cases
    29 locations
    This service is available in 43% of fully reporting locations in Pennsylvania
  • Legal representation
    27 locations
    This service is available in 40% of fully reporting locations in Pennsylvania
  • Immigration services
    26 locations
    This service is available in 39% of fully reporting locations in Pennsylvania
  • In-shelter financial aid
    19 locations
    This service is available in 28% of fully reporting locations in Pennsylvania
  • Child custody services
    13 locations
    This service is available in 19% of fully reporting locations in Pennsylvania
  • Legal clinics
    9 locations
    This service is available in 13% of fully reporting locations in Pennsylvania
  • Expert testimony
    9 locations
    This service is available in 13% of fully reporting locations in Pennsylvania
  • Counseling for friends and family
    55 locations
    This service is available in 83% of fully reporting locations in Pennsylvania
  • Non-resident counseling
    53 locations
    This service is available in 80% of fully reporting locations in Pennsylvania
  • Peer support groups
    47 locations
    This service is available in 71% of fully reporting locations in Pennsylvania
  • Shelter resident counseling
    45 locations
    This service is available in 68% of fully reporting locations in Pennsylvania
  • Sexual violence support groups
    38 locations
    This service is available in 57% of fully reporting locations in Pennsylvania
  • Incest counseling
    31 locations
    This service is available in 46% of fully reporting locations in Pennsylvania
  • Substance abuse counseling
    24 locations
    This service is available in 36% of fully reporting locations in Pennsylvania
  • Ritual abuse counseling
    21 locations
    This service is available in 31% of fully reporting locations in Pennsylvania
  • Counseling for batterers
    13 locations
    This service is available in 19% of fully reporting locations in Pennsylvania
  • Sex offender counseling
    10 locations
    This service is available in 15% of fully reporting locations in Pennsylvania
  • Relocation services
    50 locations
    This service is available in 75% of fully reporting locations in Pennsylvania
  • Transportation
    41 locations
    This service is available in 62% of fully reporting locations in Pennsylvania
  • Transitional family housing
    35 locations
    This service is available in 53% of fully reporting locations in Pennsylvania
  • Transitional individual housing
    34 locations
    This service is available in 51% of fully reporting locations in Pennsylvania
  • Alternative housing counseling
    31 locations
    This service is available in 46% of fully reporting locations in Pennsylvania
  • Permanent family housing
    15 locations
    This service is available in 22% of fully reporting locations in Pennsylvania
  • Permanent individual housing
    15 locations
    This service is available in 22% of fully reporting locations in Pennsylvania
  • Resources and referrals
    62 locations
    This service is available in 93% of fully reporting locations in Pennsylvania
  • Goal planning assistance
    61 locations
    This service is available in 92% of fully reporting locations in Pennsylvania
  • Medical accompaniment
    51 locations
    This service is available in 77% of fully reporting locations in Pennsylvania
  • Parenting skills training
    46 locations
    This service is available in 69% of fully reporting locations in Pennsylvania
  • Job search/placement
    33 locations
    This service is available in 50% of fully reporting locations in Pennsylvania
  • Job skills training
    32 locations
    This service is available in 48% of fully reporting locations in Pennsylvania
  • Health and wellness programs
    27 locations
    This service is available in 40% of fully reporting locations in Pennsylvania
  • Onsite mental health services
    17 locations
    This service is available in 25% of fully reporting locations in Pennsylvania
  • Spiritual services
    16 locations
    This service is available in 24% of fully reporting locations in Pennsylvania
  • Pet Shelter
    12 locations
    This service is available in 18% of fully reporting locations in Pennsylvania
  • Onsite medical services
    12 locations
    This service is available in 18% of fully reporting locations in Pennsylvania
  • Safety planning for children
    53 locations
    This service is available in 80% of fully reporting locations in Pennsylvania
  • Youth counseling
    51 locations
    This service is available in 77% of fully reporting locations in Pennsylvania
  • Educational programs
    48 locations
    This service is available in 72% of fully reporting locations in Pennsylvania
  • Child care during support groups
    36 locations
    This service is available in 54% of fully reporting locations in Pennsylvania
  • Teen activity program
    33 locations
    This service is available in 50% of fully reporting locations in Pennsylvania
  • Child abuse services
    32 locations
    This service is available in 48% of fully reporting locations in Pennsylvania
  • School liaison
    27 locations
    This service is available in 40% of fully reporting locations in Pennsylvania
  • Art/music therapy
    22 locations
    This service is available in 33% of fully reporting locations in Pennsylvania
  • Child development
    22 locations
    This service is available in 33% of fully reporting locations in Pennsylvania
  • After school programs
    21 locations
    This service is available in 31% of fully reporting locations in Pennsylvania
  • Summer camp
    20 locations
    This service is available in 30% of fully reporting locations in Pennsylvania
  • Tutoring services
    20 locations
    This service is available in 30% of fully reporting locations in Pennsylvania
  • Daycare facility
    14 locations
    This service is available in 21% of fully reporting locations in Pennsylvania
  • Pet therapy
    13 locations
    This service is available in 19% of fully reporting locations in Pennsylvania
  • Onsite schooling
    8 locations
    This service is available in 12% of fully reporting locations in Pennsylvania
  • Onsite pediatric forensic nurse exams
    8 locations
    This service is available in 12% of fully reporting locations in Pennsylvania
  • Domestic violence workshops
    55 programs
    This service is available in 83% of fully reporting locations in Pennsylvania
  • Speaker's bureau
    37 programs
    This service is available in 56% of fully reporting locations in Pennsylvania

Other

  • English
    68 locations
    This language spoken in 103% of fully reporting locations in Pennsylvania
  • Spanish
    31 locations
    This language spoken in 46% of fully reporting locations in Pennsylvania
  • French
    5 locations
    This language spoken in 7% of fully reporting locations in Pennsylvania
  • Russian
    4 locations
    This language spoken in 6% of fully reporting locations in Pennsylvania
  • Chinese
    2 locations
    This language spoken in 3% of fully reporting locations in Pennsylvania
  • Sign language
    2 locations
    This language spoken in 3% of fully reporting locations in Pennsylvania
  • Korean
    1 locations
    This language spoken in 1% of fully reporting locations in Pennsylvania
  • German
    1 locations
    This language spoken in 1% of fully reporting locations in Pennsylvania
  • Vietnamese
    1 locations
    This language spoken in 1% of fully reporting locations in Pennsylvania
  • Italian
    1 locations
    This language spoken in 1% of fully reporting locations in Pennsylvania
  • Women
    65 locations
    This demographic is served in 98% of fully reporting locations in Pennsylvania
  • Individuals
    51 locations
    This demographic is served in 77% of fully reporting locations in Pennsylvania
  • Teens
    50 locations
    This demographic is served in 75% of fully reporting locations in Pennsylvania
  • Families
    49 locations
    This demographic is served in 74% of fully reporting locations in Pennsylvania
  • Elderly
    49 locations
    This demographic is served in 74% of fully reporting locations in Pennsylvania
  • Adult Male (victim of domestic violence)
    48 locations
    This demographic is served in 72% of fully reporting locations in Pennsylvania
  • Adult Male (victim of sexual assault)
    32 locations
    This demographic is served in 48% of fully reporting locations in Pennsylvania
  • LGBTQ
    45 locations
    This population is served in 68% of fully reporting locations in Pennsylvania
  • Immigrant
    43 locations
    This population is served in 65% of fully reporting locations in Pennsylvania
  • Disabled
    42 locations
    This population is served in 63% of fully reporting locations in Pennsylvania
  • Rural
    41 locations
    This population is served in 62% of fully reporting locations in Pennsylvania
  • Trans women/men
    40 locations
    This population is served in 60% of fully reporting locations in Pennsylvania
  • Military
    39 locations
    This population is served in 59% of fully reporting locations in Pennsylvania
  • Deaf
    39 locations
    This population is served in 59% of fully reporting locations in Pennsylvania
  • Trafficked persons
    38 locations
    This population is served in 57% of fully reporting locations in Pennsylvania
  • Developmentally disabled
    37 locations
    This population is served in 56% of fully reporting locations in Pennsylvania
  • Prostituted persons
    32 locations
    This population is served in 48% of fully reporting locations in Pennsylvania