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Tennessee Domestic Violence Help, Programs and Statistics

Tennessee

There are 53 organizations in Tennessee that provide domestic violence services at some level. A total of 49 organizations have provided complete information about their program to this site for a statewide completion rate of 92%. These programs can be found in 35 different cities.

Click on any of the 35 cities below to learn about the programs in these areas. You’ll also see information further below on categories of service offered in Tennessee, and within each category you’ll find the individual services within that category.

The most common category of service in Tennessee – 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 Tennessee are "safety planning and domestic violence education" while the two least common services are "mobile advocacy and onsite schooling".

Spanish is spoken at 65% of the organizations. The third most common language after English and Spanish is Sign language at 12% of the organizations. Demographically, the organizations are mostly like to be equipped to serve Women .

Statistics on Domestic Violence Services in Tennessee

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

Other

  • English
    46 locations
  • Spanish
    32 locations
  • Sign language
    6 locations
  • Vietnamese
    4 locations
  • Russian
    3 locations
  • French
    3 locations
  • Portuguese
    3 locations
  • Italian
    2 locations
  • Korean
    2 locations
  • German
    2 locations
  • Tagalog
    2 locations
  • Chinese
    2 locations
  • Women
    47 locations
  • Individuals
    36 locations
  • Families
    34 locations
  • Elderly
    34 locations
  • Teens
    33 locations
  • Men
    29 locations
  • Adult Male (victim of domestic violence)
    3 locations
  • Adult Male (victim of sexual assault)
    2 locations
  • Non-Binary
    1 locations
  • LGBTQ
    30 locations
  • Rural
    28 locations
  • Immigrant
    28 locations
  • Disabled
    27 locations
  • Trans women/men
    26 locations
  • Trafficked persons
    25 locations
  • Military
    24 locations
  • Deaf
    24 locations
  • Developmentally disabled
    23 locations
  • Prostituted persons
    21 locations