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Illinois Domestic Violence Help, Programs and Statistics

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There are 83 organizations in Illinois that provide domestic violence services at some level. A total of 70 organizations have provided complete information about their program to this site for a statewide completion rate of 84%. These programs can be found in 48 different cities.

Click on any of the 48 cities below to learn about the programs in these areas. You’ll also see information further below on categories of service offered in Illinois, and within each category you’ll find the individual services within that category.

The most common category of service in Illinois – 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 Illinois are "safety planning and assistance with orders of protection" while the two least common services are "mobile advocacy and sex offender counseling".

Spanish is spoken at 58% of the organizations. The third most common language after English and Spanish is French at 7% of the organizations. Demographically, the organizations are mostly like to be equipped to serve Women .

Statistics on Domestic Violence Services in Illinois

  • Safety planning
    66 locations
    This service is available in 94% of fully reporting locations in Illinois
  • Case management
    63 locations
    This service is available in 90% of fully reporting locations in Illinois
  • Domestic violence education
    62 locations
    This service is available in 88% of fully reporting locations in Illinois
  • Crisis intervention services
    61 locations
    This service is available in 87% of fully reporting locations in Illinois
  • Food and clothing
    56 locations
    This service is available in 80% of fully reporting locations in Illinois
  • Emergency shelter
    51 locations
    This service is available in 72% of fully reporting locations in Illinois
  • Danger/lethality assessment
    46 locations
    This service is available in 65% of fully reporting locations in Illinois
  • Emergency cell phones
    45 locations
    This service is available in 64% of fully reporting locations in Illinois
  • Confidential shelter location
    26 locations
    This service is available in 37% of fully reporting locations in Illinois
  • Emergency local transportation
    24 locations
    This service is available in 34% of fully reporting locations in Illinois
  • Safe home network
    8 locations
    This service is available in 11% of fully reporting locations in Illinois
  • Mobile advocacy
    1 locations
    This service is available in 1% of fully reporting locations in Illinois
  • Assistance with orders of protection
    64 locations
    This service is available in 91% of fully reporting locations in Illinois
  • Court accompaniment/advocacy
    61 locations
    This service is available in 87% of fully reporting locations in Illinois
  • Court/legal lay assistance
    57 locations
    This service is available in 81% of fully reporting locations in Illinois
  • Financial empowerment training
    47 locations
    This service is available in 67% of fully reporting locations in Illinois
  • Legal resource planning
    40 locations
    This service is available in 57% of fully reporting locations in Illinois
  • Attorney referral for family court
    32 locations
    This service is available in 45% of fully reporting locations in Illinois
  • Attorney referral for protection orders
    31 locations
    This service is available in 44% of fully reporting locations in Illinois
  • Immigration services
    30 locations
    This service is available in 42% of fully reporting locations in Illinois
  • Attorney referral for criminal cases
    27 locations
    This service is available in 38% of fully reporting locations in Illinois
  • Court/legal assistance by attorney
    22 locations
    This service is available in 31% of fully reporting locations in Illinois
  • Legal representation
    21 locations
    This service is available in 30% of fully reporting locations in Illinois
  • Legal clinics
    19 locations
    This service is available in 27% of fully reporting locations in Illinois
  • Child custody services
    16 locations
    This service is available in 22% of fully reporting locations in Illinois
  • In-shelter financial aid
    13 locations
    This service is available in 18% of fully reporting locations in Illinois
  • Expert testimony
    12 locations
    This service is available in 17% of fully reporting locations in Illinois
  • Counseling for friends and family
    42 locations
    This service is available in 60% of fully reporting locations in Illinois
  • Non-resident counseling
    42 locations
    This service is available in 60% of fully reporting locations in Illinois
  • Peer support groups
    39 locations
    This service is available in 55% of fully reporting locations in Illinois
  • Shelter resident counseling
    39 locations
    This service is available in 55% of fully reporting locations in Illinois
  • Sexual violence support groups
    28 locations
    This service is available in 40% of fully reporting locations in Illinois
  • Counseling for batterers
    24 locations
    This service is available in 34% of fully reporting locations in Illinois
  • Incest counseling
    17 locations
    This service is available in 24% of fully reporting locations in Illinois
  • Substance abuse counseling
    14 locations
    This service is available in 20% of fully reporting locations in Illinois
  • Ritual abuse counseling
    14 locations
    This service is available in 20% of fully reporting locations in Illinois
  • Sex offender counseling
    7 locations
    This service is available in 10% of fully reporting locations in Illinois
  • Alternative housing counseling
    36 locations
    This service is available in 51% of fully reporting locations in Illinois
  • Transitional family housing
    35 locations
    This service is available in 50% of fully reporting locations in Illinois
  • Transportation
    34 locations
    This service is available in 48% of fully reporting locations in Illinois
  • Transitional individual housing
    33 locations
    This service is available in 47% of fully reporting locations in Illinois
  • Relocation services
    29 locations
    This service is available in 41% of fully reporting locations in Illinois
  • Permanent individual housing
    17 locations
    This service is available in 24% of fully reporting locations in Illinois
  • Permanent family housing
    14 locations
    This service is available in 20% of fully reporting locations in Illinois
  • Resources and referrals
    63 locations
    This service is available in 90% of fully reporting locations in Illinois
  • Goal planning assistance
    60 locations
    This service is available in 85% of fully reporting locations in Illinois
  • Parenting skills training
    50 locations
    This service is available in 71% of fully reporting locations in Illinois
  • Job search/placement
    42 locations
    This service is available in 60% of fully reporting locations in Illinois
  • Job skills training
    39 locations
    This service is available in 55% of fully reporting locations in Illinois
  • Health and wellness programs
    35 locations
    This service is available in 50% of fully reporting locations in Illinois
  • Medical accompaniment
    34 locations
    This service is available in 48% of fully reporting locations in Illinois
  • Spiritual services
    16 locations
    This service is available in 22% of fully reporting locations in Illinois
  • Onsite medical services
    15 locations
    This service is available in 21% of fully reporting locations in Illinois
  • Onsite mental health services
    10 locations
    This service is available in 14% of fully reporting locations in Illinois
  • Pet Shelter
    7 locations
    This service is available in 10% of fully reporting locations in Illinois
  • Safety planning for children
    55 locations
    This service is available in 78% of fully reporting locations in Illinois
  • Youth counseling
    50 locations
    This service is available in 71% of fully reporting locations in Illinois
  • Educational programs
    36 locations
    This service is available in 51% of fully reporting locations in Illinois
  • Child care during support groups
    35 locations
    This service is available in 50% of fully reporting locations in Illinois
  • School liaison
    33 locations
    This service is available in 47% of fully reporting locations in Illinois
  • Child development
    32 locations
    This service is available in 45% of fully reporting locations in Illinois
  • Teen activity program
    28 locations
    This service is available in 40% of fully reporting locations in Illinois
  • Art/music therapy
    23 locations
    This service is available in 32% of fully reporting locations in Illinois
  • Tutoring services
    23 locations
    This service is available in 32% of fully reporting locations in Illinois
  • Child abuse services
    22 locations
    This service is available in 31% of fully reporting locations in Illinois
  • After school programs
    19 locations
    This service is available in 27% of fully reporting locations in Illinois
  • Daycare facility
    13 locations
    This service is available in 18% of fully reporting locations in Illinois
  • Summer camp
    10 locations
    This service is available in 14% of fully reporting locations in Illinois
  • Onsite pediatric forensic nurse exams
    9 locations
    This service is available in 12% of fully reporting locations in Illinois
  • Pet therapy
    9 locations
    This service is available in 12% of fully reporting locations in Illinois
  • Onsite schooling
    8 locations
    This service is available in 11% of fully reporting locations in Illinois
  • Domestic violence workshops
    53 programs
    This service is available in 75% of fully reporting locations in Illinois
  • Speaker's bureau
    35 programs
    This service is available in 50% of fully reporting locations in Illinois

Other

  • English
    72 locations
    This language spoken in 102% of fully reporting locations in Illinois
  • Spanish
    41 locations
    This language spoken in 58% of fully reporting locations in Illinois
  • French
    5 locations
    This language spoken in 7% of fully reporting locations in Illinois
  • Sign language
    3 locations
    This language spoken in 4% of fully reporting locations in Illinois
  • Tagalog
    3 locations
    This language spoken in 4% of fully reporting locations in Illinois
  • Portuguese
    3 locations
    This language spoken in 4% of fully reporting locations in Illinois
  • German
    3 locations
    This language spoken in 4% of fully reporting locations in Illinois
  • Vietnamese
    2 locations
    This language spoken in 2% of fully reporting locations in Illinois
  • Korean
    2 locations
    This language spoken in 2% of fully reporting locations in Illinois
  • Chinese
    2 locations
    This language spoken in 2% of fully reporting locations in Illinois
  • Russian
    1 locations
    This language spoken in 1% of fully reporting locations in Illinois
  • Italian
    1 locations
    This language spoken in 1% of fully reporting locations in Illinois
  • Women
    68 locations
    This demographic is served in 97% of fully reporting locations in Illinois
  • Individuals
    41 locations
    This demographic is served in 58% of fully reporting locations in Illinois
  • Teens
    39 locations
    This demographic is served in 55% of fully reporting locations in Illinois
  • Adult Male (victim of domestic violence)
    39 locations
    This demographic is served in 55% of fully reporting locations in Illinois
  • Elderly
    38 locations
    This demographic is served in 54% of fully reporting locations in Illinois
  • Families
    35 locations
    This demographic is served in 50% of fully reporting locations in Illinois
  • Adult Male (victim of sexual assault)
    12 locations
    This demographic is served in 17% of fully reporting locations in Illinois
  • Immigrant
    32 locations
    This population is served in 45% of fully reporting locations in Illinois
  • LGBTQ
    29 locations
    This population is served in 41% of fully reporting locations in Illinois
  • Military
    28 locations
    This population is served in 40% of fully reporting locations in Illinois
  • Prostituted persons
    27 locations
    This population is served in 38% of fully reporting locations in Illinois
  • Trafficked persons
    27 locations
    This population is served in 38% of fully reporting locations in Illinois
  • Deaf
    26 locations
    This population is served in 37% of fully reporting locations in Illinois
  • Trans women/men
    25 locations
    This population is served in 35% of fully reporting locations in Illinois
  • Rural
    25 locations
    This population is served in 35% of fully reporting locations in Illinois
  • Disabled
    25 locations
    This population is served in 35% of fully reporting locations in Illinois
  • Developmentally disabled
    24 locations
    This population is served in 34% of fully reporting locations in Illinois