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Virginia Domestic Violence Help, Programs and Statistics

Virginia

There are 58 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 93%. 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 "support 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 "resources and referrals and domestic violence education" while the two least common services are "pet therapy and counseling for batterers".

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
  • Emergency shelter
    47 locations
  • Danger/lethality assessment
    47 locations
  • Emergency cell phones
    39 locations
  • Confidential shelter location
    34 locations
  • Emergency local transportation
    32 locations
  • Mobile advocacy
    11 locations
  • Safe home network
    10 locations
  • Court accompaniment/advocacy
    54 locations
  • Assistance with orders of protection
    52 locations
  • Court/legal lay assistance
    48 locations
  • Financial empowerment training
    43 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
    31 locations
  • In-shelter financial aid
    19 locations
  • Court/legal assistance by attorney
    19 locations
  • Child custody services
    17 locations
  • Legal representation
    15 locations
  • Legal clinics
    15 locations
  • Expert testimony
    13 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
    12 locations
  • Ritual abuse counseling
    11 locations
  • Counseling for batterers
    7 locations
  • Sex offender counseling
    7 locations
  • Transportation
    37 locations
  • Relocation services
    35 locations
  • Alternative housing counseling
    26 locations
  • Transitional individual housing
    23 locations
  • Transitional family housing
    22 locations
  • Permanent family housing
    20 locations
  • Permanent individual housing
    20 locations
  • Resources and referrals
    55 locations
  • Goal planning assistance
    51 locations
  • Medical accompaniment
    42 locations
  • Job search/placement
    38 locations
  • Parenting skills training
    37 locations
  • Job skills training
    35 locations
  • Pet Shelter
    34 locations
  • Health and wellness programs
    30 locations
  • Onsite mental health services
    14 locations
  • Spiritual services
    13 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
  • Child development
    29 locations
  • School liaison
    28 locations
  • Child care during support groups
    26 locations
  • Child abuse services
    21 locations
  • Tutoring services
    20 locations
  • Art/music therapy
    18 locations
  • After school programs
    18 locations
  • Summer camp
    15 locations
  • Daycare facility
    9 locations
  • Onsite schooling
    8 locations
  • Onsite pediatric forensic nurse exams
    8 locations
  • Pet therapy
    6 locations
  • Domestic violence workshops
    47 programs
  • Speaker's bureau
    30 programs

Other

  • English
    58 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
    55 locations
  • Individuals
    40 locations
  • Men
    37 locations
  • Elderly
    36 locations
  • Teens
    35 locations
  • Families
    34 locations
  • Non-Binary
    8 locations
  • Adult Male (victim of domestic violence)
    2 locations
  • Adult Male (victim of sexual assault)
    1 locations
  • LGBTQ
    39 locations
  • Trans women/men
    38 locations
  • Military
    36 locations
  • Disabled
    36 locations
  • Rural
    35 locations
  • Immigrant
    35 locations
  • Trafficked persons
    33 locations
  • Developmentally disabled
    33 locations
  • Deaf
    32 locations
  • Prostituted persons
    30 locations