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Virginia Domestic Violence Help, Programs and Statistics

Virginia

There are 56 organizations in Virginia that provide domestic violence services at some level. A total of 54 organizations have provided complete information about their program to this site for a statewide completion rate of 96%. These programs can be found in 47 different cities.

Click on any of the 47 cities below to learn about the programs in these areas. You’ll also see information further below on categories of service offered in Virginia, and within each category you’ll find the individual services within that category.

The most common category of service in Virginia – based on the likelihood of each program to offer all the services within a category – is "legal and financial assistance services", while the least common category of service is "community educational services".

The two most common individual services within any category of service in Virginia are "domestic violence education and resources and referrals" while the two least common services are "pet therapy and onsite pediatric forensic nurse exams".

Spanish is spoken at 62% of the organizations. The third most common language after English and Spanish is Sign language at 9% of the organizations. Demographically, the organizations are mostly like to be equipped to serve Women .

Statistics on Domestic Violence Services in Virginia

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

Other

  • English
    57 locations
  • Spanish
    34 locations
  • Sign language
    5 locations
  • Korean
    3 locations
  • Tagalog
    2 locations
  • Russian
    2 locations
  • Chinese
    2 locations
  • French
    2 locations
  • Portuguese
    2 locations
  • Vietnamese
    1 locations
  • Italian
    1 locations
  • German
    1 locations
  • Women
    55 locations
  • Individuals
    41 locations
  • Men
    38 locations
  • Elderly
    37 locations
  • Families
    36 locations
  • Teens
    35 locations
  • Non-Binary
    11 locations
  • Adult Male (victim of domestic violence)
    2 locations
  • Adult Male (victim of sexual assault)
    1 locations
  • LGBTQ
    40 locations
  • Trans women/men
    39 locations
  • Disabled
    38 locations
  • Military
    37 locations
  • Rural
    36 locations
  • Immigrant
    36 locations
  • Developmentally disabled
    34 locations
  • Trafficked persons
    33 locations
  • Deaf
    33 locations
  • Prostituted persons
    31 locations