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Iowa Domestic Violence Help, Programs and Statistics

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There are 30 organizations in Iowa that provide domestic violence services at some level. A total of 25 organizations have provided complete information about their program to this site for a statewide completion rate of 83%. These programs can be found in 18 different cities.

Click on any of the 18 cities below to learn about the programs in these areas. You’ll also see information further below on categories of service offered in Iowa, and within each category you’ll find the individual services within that category.

The most common category of service in Iowa – 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 "community educational services".

The two most common individual services within any category of service in Iowa are "resources and referrals and case management" while the two least common services are "safe home network and onsite pediatric forensic nurse exams".

Spanish is spoken at 76% of the organizations. The third most common language after English and Spanish is Sign language at 16% of the organizations. Demographically, the organizations are mostly like to be equipped to serve Women .

Statistics on Domestic Violence Services in Iowa

  • Case management
    24 locations
    This service is available in 96% of fully reporting locations in Iowa
  • Domestic violence education
    22 locations
    This service is available in 88% of fully reporting locations in Iowa
  • Safety planning
    22 locations
    This service is available in 88% of fully reporting locations in Iowa
  • Crisis intervention services
    21 locations
    This service is available in 84% of fully reporting locations in Iowa
  • Food and clothing
    21 locations
    This service is available in 84% of fully reporting locations in Iowa
  • Danger/lethality assessment
    20 locations
    This service is available in 80% of fully reporting locations in Iowa
  • Emergency cell phones
    20 locations
    This service is available in 80% of fully reporting locations in Iowa
  • Emergency shelter
    18 locations
    This service is available in 72% of fully reporting locations in Iowa
  • Emergency local transportation
    12 locations
    This service is available in 48% of fully reporting locations in Iowa
  • Confidential shelter location
    11 locations
    This service is available in 44% of fully reporting locations in Iowa
  • Mobile advocacy
    5 locations
    This service is available in 20% of fully reporting locations in Iowa
  • Safe home network
    3 locations
    This service is available in 12% of fully reporting locations in Iowa
  • Court accompaniment/advocacy
    22 locations
    This service is available in 88% of fully reporting locations in Iowa
  • Financial empowerment training
    21 locations
    This service is available in 84% of fully reporting locations in Iowa
  • Assistance with orders of protection
    21 locations
    This service is available in 84% of fully reporting locations in Iowa
  • Court/legal lay assistance
    18 locations
    This service is available in 72% of fully reporting locations in Iowa
  • Immigration services
    17 locations
    This service is available in 68% of fully reporting locations in Iowa
  • Legal resource planning
    16 locations
    This service is available in 64% of fully reporting locations in Iowa
  • Attorney referral for protection orders
    11 locations
    This service is available in 44% of fully reporting locations in Iowa
  • In-shelter financial aid
    10 locations
    This service is available in 40% of fully reporting locations in Iowa
  • Attorney referral for criminal cases
    10 locations
    This service is available in 40% of fully reporting locations in Iowa
  • Attorney referral for family court
    10 locations
    This service is available in 40% of fully reporting locations in Iowa
  • Expert testimony
    9 locations
    This service is available in 36% of fully reporting locations in Iowa
  • Child custody services
    7 locations
    This service is available in 28% of fully reporting locations in Iowa
  • Legal representation
    7 locations
    This service is available in 28% of fully reporting locations in Iowa
  • Court/legal assistance by attorney
    7 locations
    This service is available in 28% of fully reporting locations in Iowa
  • Legal clinics
    6 locations
    This service is available in 24% of fully reporting locations in Iowa
  • Counseling for friends and family
    18 locations
    This service is available in 72% of fully reporting locations in Iowa
  • Sexual violence support groups
    16 locations
    This service is available in 64% of fully reporting locations in Iowa
  • Non-resident counseling
    14 locations
    This service is available in 56% of fully reporting locations in Iowa
  • Shelter resident counseling
    12 locations
    This service is available in 48% of fully reporting locations in Iowa
  • Peer support groups
    12 locations
    This service is available in 48% of fully reporting locations in Iowa
  • Substance abuse counseling
    9 locations
    This service is available in 36% of fully reporting locations in Iowa
  • Incest counseling
    8 locations
    This service is available in 32% of fully reporting locations in Iowa
  • Ritual abuse counseling
    7 locations
    This service is available in 28% of fully reporting locations in Iowa
  • Counseling for batterers
    6 locations
    This service is available in 24% of fully reporting locations in Iowa
  • Sex offender counseling
    5 locations
    This service is available in 20% of fully reporting locations in Iowa
  • Transportation
    18 locations
    This service is available in 72% of fully reporting locations in Iowa
  • Relocation services
    17 locations
    This service is available in 68% of fully reporting locations in Iowa
  • Transitional family housing
    17 locations
    This service is available in 68% of fully reporting locations in Iowa
  • Alternative housing counseling
    16 locations
    This service is available in 64% of fully reporting locations in Iowa
  • Transitional individual housing
    15 locations
    This service is available in 60% of fully reporting locations in Iowa
  • Permanent individual housing
    9 locations
    This service is available in 36% of fully reporting locations in Iowa
  • Permanent family housing
    9 locations
    This service is available in 36% of fully reporting locations in Iowa
  • Resources and referrals
    24 locations
    This service is available in 96% of fully reporting locations in Iowa
  • Goal planning assistance
    21 locations
    This service is available in 84% of fully reporting locations in Iowa
  • Parenting skills training
    20 locations
    This service is available in 80% of fully reporting locations in Iowa
  • Medical accompaniment
    17 locations
    This service is available in 68% of fully reporting locations in Iowa
  • Job skills training
    17 locations
    This service is available in 68% of fully reporting locations in Iowa
  • Health and wellness programs
    14 locations
    This service is available in 56% of fully reporting locations in Iowa
  • Job search/placement
    14 locations
    This service is available in 56% of fully reporting locations in Iowa
  • Spiritual services
    12 locations
    This service is available in 48% of fully reporting locations in Iowa
  • Onsite medical services
    8 locations
    This service is available in 32% of fully reporting locations in Iowa
  • Onsite mental health services
    6 locations
    This service is available in 24% of fully reporting locations in Iowa
  • Pet Shelter
    0 locations
    This service is available in 0% of fully reporting locations in Iowa
  • Youth counseling
    18 locations
    This service is available in 72% of fully reporting locations in Iowa
  • Safety planning for children
    18 locations
    This service is available in 72% of fully reporting locations in Iowa
  • Educational programs
    17 locations
    This service is available in 68% of fully reporting locations in Iowa
  • Teen activity program
    13 locations
    This service is available in 52% of fully reporting locations in Iowa
  • Child care during support groups
    12 locations
    This service is available in 48% of fully reporting locations in Iowa
  • Tutoring services
    11 locations
    This service is available in 44% of fully reporting locations in Iowa
  • Child development
    11 locations
    This service is available in 44% of fully reporting locations in Iowa
  • After school programs
    10 locations
    This service is available in 40% of fully reporting locations in Iowa
  • School liaison
    10 locations
    This service is available in 40% of fully reporting locations in Iowa
  • Daycare facility
    8 locations
    This service is available in 32% of fully reporting locations in Iowa
  • Child abuse services
    8 locations
    This service is available in 32% of fully reporting locations in Iowa
  • Art/music therapy
    8 locations
    This service is available in 32% of fully reporting locations in Iowa
  • Pet therapy
    7 locations
    This service is available in 28% of fully reporting locations in Iowa
  • Summer camp
    7 locations
    This service is available in 28% of fully reporting locations in Iowa
  • Onsite schooling
    5 locations
    This service is available in 20% of fully reporting locations in Iowa
  • Onsite pediatric forensic nurse exams
    4 locations
    This service is available in 16% of fully reporting locations in Iowa
  • Speaker's bureau
    15 programs
    This service is available in 60% of fully reporting locations in Iowa
  • Domestic violence workshops
    15 programs
    This service is available in 60% of fully reporting locations in Iowa

Other

  • English
    25 locations
    This language spoken in 100% of fully reporting locations in Iowa
  • Spanish
    19 locations
    This language spoken in 76% of fully reporting locations in Iowa
  • Sign language
    4 locations
    This language spoken in 16% of fully reporting locations in Iowa
  • French
    1 locations
    This language spoken in 4% of fully reporting locations in Iowa
  • Russian
    1 locations
    This language spoken in 4% of fully reporting locations in Iowa
  • Women
    25 locations
    This demographic is served in 100% of fully reporting locations in Iowa
  • Elderly
    12 locations
    This demographic is served in 48% of fully reporting locations in Iowa
  • Teens
    12 locations
    This demographic is served in 48% of fully reporting locations in Iowa
  • Individuals
    12 locations
    This demographic is served in 48% of fully reporting locations in Iowa
  • Adult Male (victim of domestic violence)
    12 locations
    This demographic is served in 48% of fully reporting locations in Iowa
  • Families
    12 locations
    This demographic is served in 48% of fully reporting locations in Iowa
  • Adult Male (victim of sexual assault)
    8 locations
    This demographic is served in 32% of fully reporting locations in Iowa
  • Rural
    11 locations
    This population is served in 44% of fully reporting locations in Iowa
  • LGBTQ
    10 locations
    This population is served in 40% of fully reporting locations in Iowa
  • Deaf
    9 locations
    This population is served in 36% of fully reporting locations in Iowa
  • Trafficked persons
    9 locations
    This population is served in 36% of fully reporting locations in Iowa
  • Disabled
    9 locations
    This population is served in 36% of fully reporting locations in Iowa
  • Immigrant
    9 locations
    This population is served in 36% of fully reporting locations in Iowa
  • Trans women/men
    8 locations
    This population is served in 32% of fully reporting locations in Iowa
  • Prostituted persons
    8 locations
    This population is served in 32% of fully reporting locations in Iowa
  • Developmentally disabled
    7 locations
    This population is served in 28% of fully reporting locations in Iowa
  • Military
    6 locations
    This population is served in 24% of fully reporting locations in Iowa