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Pennsylvania Domestic Violence Help, Programs and Statistics

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There are 79 organizations in Pennsylvania that provide domestic violence services at some level. A total of 64 organizations have provided complete information about their program to this site for a statewide completion rate of 81%. These programs can be found in 54 different cities.

Click on any of the 54 cities below to learn about the programs in these areas. You’ll also see information further below on categories of service offered in Pennsylvania, and within each category you’ll find the individual services within that category.

The most common category of service in Pennsylvania – 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 Pennsylvania are "goal planning assistance and resources and referrals" while the two least common services are "mobile advocacy and onsite schooling".

Spanish is spoken at 45% 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 Pennsylvania

  • Safety planning
    61 locations
    This service is available in 95% of fully reporting locations in Pennsylvania
  • Domestic violence education
    61 locations
    This service is available in 95% of fully reporting locations in Pennsylvania
  • Case management
    60 locations
    This service is available in 93% of fully reporting locations in Pennsylvania
  • Crisis intervention services
    58 locations
    This service is available in 90% of fully reporting locations in Pennsylvania
  • Danger/lethality assessment
    56 locations
    This service is available in 87% of fully reporting locations in Pennsylvania
  • Food and clothing
    56 locations
    This service is available in 87% of fully reporting locations in Pennsylvania
  • Emergency shelter
    56 locations
    This service is available in 87% of fully reporting locations in Pennsylvania
  • Emergency cell phones
    51 locations
    This service is available in 79% of fully reporting locations in Pennsylvania
  • Emergency local transportation
    43 locations
    This service is available in 67% of fully reporting locations in Pennsylvania
  • Confidential shelter location
    39 locations
    This service is available in 60% of fully reporting locations in Pennsylvania
  • Safe home network
    9 locations
    This service is available in 14% of fully reporting locations in Pennsylvania
  • Mobile advocacy
    4 locations
    This service is available in 6% of fully reporting locations in Pennsylvania
  • Court accompaniment/advocacy
    61 locations
    This service is available in 95% of fully reporting locations in Pennsylvania
  • Assistance with orders of protection
    59 locations
    This service is available in 92% of fully reporting locations in Pennsylvania
  • Court/legal lay assistance
    49 locations
    This service is available in 76% of fully reporting locations in Pennsylvania
  • Financial empowerment training
    44 locations
    This service is available in 68% of fully reporting locations in Pennsylvania
  • Attorney referral for protection orders
    39 locations
    This service is available in 60% of fully reporting locations in Pennsylvania
  • Legal resource planning
    35 locations
    This service is available in 54% of fully reporting locations in Pennsylvania
  • Court/legal assistance by attorney
    30 locations
    This service is available in 46% of fully reporting locations in Pennsylvania
  • Attorney referral for family court
    29 locations
    This service is available in 45% of fully reporting locations in Pennsylvania
  • Legal representation
    28 locations
    This service is available in 43% of fully reporting locations in Pennsylvania
  • Attorney referral for criminal cases
    28 locations
    This service is available in 43% of fully reporting locations in Pennsylvania
  • Immigration services
    26 locations
    This service is available in 40% of fully reporting locations in Pennsylvania
  • In-shelter financial aid
    21 locations
    This service is available in 32% of fully reporting locations in Pennsylvania
  • Legal clinics
    13 locations
    This service is available in 20% of fully reporting locations in Pennsylvania
  • Child custody services
    13 locations
    This service is available in 20% of fully reporting locations in Pennsylvania
  • Expert testimony
    12 locations
    This service is available in 18% of fully reporting locations in Pennsylvania
  • Counseling for friends and family
    54 locations
    This service is available in 84% of fully reporting locations in Pennsylvania
  • Non-resident counseling
    49 locations
    This service is available in 76% of fully reporting locations in Pennsylvania
  • Peer support groups
    45 locations
    This service is available in 70% of fully reporting locations in Pennsylvania
  • Shelter resident counseling
    42 locations
    This service is available in 65% of fully reporting locations in Pennsylvania
  • Sexual violence support groups
    39 locations
    This service is available in 60% of fully reporting locations in Pennsylvania
  • Incest counseling
    32 locations
    This service is available in 50% of fully reporting locations in Pennsylvania
  • Substance abuse counseling
    25 locations
    This service is available in 39% of fully reporting locations in Pennsylvania
  • Ritual abuse counseling
    21 locations
    This service is available in 32% of fully reporting locations in Pennsylvania
  • Counseling for batterers
    16 locations
    This service is available in 25% of fully reporting locations in Pennsylvania
  • Sex offender counseling
    12 locations
    This service is available in 18% of fully reporting locations in Pennsylvania
  • Relocation services
    49 locations
    This service is available in 76% of fully reporting locations in Pennsylvania
  • Transportation
    43 locations
    This service is available in 67% of fully reporting locations in Pennsylvania
  • Transitional family housing
    40 locations
    This service is available in 62% of fully reporting locations in Pennsylvania
  • Transitional individual housing
    39 locations
    This service is available in 60% of fully reporting locations in Pennsylvania
  • Alternative housing counseling
    33 locations
    This service is available in 51% of fully reporting locations in Pennsylvania
  • Permanent individual housing
    19 locations
    This service is available in 29% of fully reporting locations in Pennsylvania
  • Permanent family housing
    19 locations
    This service is available in 29% of fully reporting locations in Pennsylvania
  • Goal planning assistance
    62 locations
    This service is available in 96% of fully reporting locations in Pennsylvania
  • Resources and referrals
    61 locations
    This service is available in 95% of fully reporting locations in Pennsylvania
  • Medical accompaniment
    51 locations
    This service is available in 79% of fully reporting locations in Pennsylvania
  • Parenting skills training
    49 locations
    This service is available in 76% of fully reporting locations in Pennsylvania
  • Job search/placement
    38 locations
    This service is available in 59% of fully reporting locations in Pennsylvania
  • Job skills training
    37 locations
    This service is available in 57% of fully reporting locations in Pennsylvania
  • Health and wellness programs
    30 locations
    This service is available in 46% of fully reporting locations in Pennsylvania
  • Spiritual services
    20 locations
    This service is available in 31% of fully reporting locations in Pennsylvania
  • Onsite mental health services
    17 locations
    This service is available in 26% of fully reporting locations in Pennsylvania
  • Onsite medical services
    13 locations
    This service is available in 20% of fully reporting locations in Pennsylvania
  • Pet Shelter
    5 locations
    This service is available in 7% of fully reporting locations in Pennsylvania
  • Safety planning for children
    54 locations
    This service is available in 84% of fully reporting locations in Pennsylvania
  • Youth counseling
    49 locations
    This service is available in 76% of fully reporting locations in Pennsylvania
  • Educational programs
    48 locations
    This service is available in 75% of fully reporting locations in Pennsylvania
  • Child care during support groups
    39 locations
    This service is available in 60% of fully reporting locations in Pennsylvania
  • Teen activity program
    37 locations
    This service is available in 57% of fully reporting locations in Pennsylvania
  • Child abuse services
    32 locations
    This service is available in 50% of fully reporting locations in Pennsylvania
  • School liaison
    31 locations
    This service is available in 48% of fully reporting locations in Pennsylvania
  • Child development
    25 locations
    This service is available in 39% of fully reporting locations in Pennsylvania
  • After school programs
    25 locations
    This service is available in 39% of fully reporting locations in Pennsylvania
  • Summer camp
    24 locations
    This service is available in 37% of fully reporting locations in Pennsylvania
  • Art/music therapy
    23 locations
    This service is available in 35% of fully reporting locations in Pennsylvania
  • Tutoring services
    23 locations
    This service is available in 35% of fully reporting locations in Pennsylvania
  • Daycare facility
    16 locations
    This service is available in 25% of fully reporting locations in Pennsylvania
  • Pet therapy
    16 locations
    This service is available in 25% of fully reporting locations in Pennsylvania
  • Onsite pediatric forensic nurse exams
    11 locations
    This service is available in 17% of fully reporting locations in Pennsylvania
  • Onsite schooling
    8 locations
    This service is available in 12% of fully reporting locations in Pennsylvania
  • Domestic violence workshops
    54 programs
    This service is available in 84% of fully reporting locations in Pennsylvania
  • Speaker's bureau
    40 programs
    This service is available in 62% of fully reporting locations in Pennsylvania

Other

  • English
    64 locations
    This language spoken in 100% of fully reporting locations in Pennsylvania
  • Spanish
    29 locations
    This language spoken in 45% of fully reporting locations in Pennsylvania
  • French
    5 locations
    This language spoken in 7% of fully reporting locations in Pennsylvania
  • Russian
    3 locations
    This language spoken in 4% of fully reporting locations in Pennsylvania
  • Sign language
    3 locations
    This language spoken in 4% of fully reporting locations in Pennsylvania
  • Chinese
    2 locations
    This language spoken in 3% of fully reporting locations in Pennsylvania
  • German
    2 locations
    This language spoken in 3% of fully reporting locations in Pennsylvania
  • Italian
    2 locations
    This language spoken in 3% of fully reporting locations in Pennsylvania
  • Vietnamese
    1 locations
    This language spoken in 1% of fully reporting locations in Pennsylvania
  • Korean
    1 locations
    This language spoken in 1% of fully reporting locations in Pennsylvania
  • Women
    64 locations
    This demographic is served in 100% of fully reporting locations in Pennsylvania
  • Individuals
    49 locations
    This demographic is served in 76% of fully reporting locations in Pennsylvania
  • Teens
    48 locations
    This demographic is served in 75% of fully reporting locations in Pennsylvania
  • Elderly
    46 locations
    This demographic is served in 71% of fully reporting locations in Pennsylvania
  • Families
    46 locations
    This demographic is served in 71% of fully reporting locations in Pennsylvania
  • Adult Male (victim of domestic violence)
    44 locations
    This demographic is served in 68% of fully reporting locations in Pennsylvania
  • Adult Male (victim of sexual assault)
    31 locations
    This demographic is served in 48% of fully reporting locations in Pennsylvania
  • LGBTQ
    44 locations
    This population is served in 68% of fully reporting locations in Pennsylvania
  • Rural
    40 locations
    This population is served in 62% of fully reporting locations in Pennsylvania
  • Immigrant
    40 locations
    This population is served in 62% of fully reporting locations in Pennsylvania
  • Disabled
    39 locations
    This population is served in 60% of fully reporting locations in Pennsylvania
  • Trans women/men
    36 locations
    This population is served in 56% of fully reporting locations in Pennsylvania
  • Deaf
    36 locations
    This population is served in 56% of fully reporting locations in Pennsylvania
  • Military
    35 locations
    This population is served in 54% of fully reporting locations in Pennsylvania
  • Trafficked persons
    34 locations
    This population is served in 53% of fully reporting locations in Pennsylvania
  • Developmentally disabled
    34 locations
    This population is served in 53% of fully reporting locations in Pennsylvania
  • Prostituted persons
    29 locations
    This population is served in 45% of fully reporting locations in Pennsylvania