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Virginia Domestic Violence Help, Programs and Statistics

Virginia

There are 57 organizations in Virginia that provide domestic violence services at some level. A total of 53 organizations have provided complete information about their program to this site for a statewide completion rate of 92%. These programs can be found in 46 different cities.

Click on any of the 46 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 "children's services".

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

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

Other

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