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Pennsylvania Domestic Violence Help, Programs and Statistics

Pennsylvania

There are 72 organizations in Pennsylvania that provide domestic violence services at some level. A total of 65 organizations have provided complete information about their program to this site for a statewide completion rate of 90%. These programs can be found in 57 different cities.

Click on any of the 57 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 "safety planning and resources and referrals" while the two least common services are "mobile advocacy and safe home network".

Spanish is spoken at 47% of the organizations. The third most common language after English and Spanish is French at 9% of the organizations. Demographically, the organizations are mostly like to be equipped to serve Women .

Statistics on Domestic Violence Services in Pennsylvania

  • Safety planning
    62 locations
    This service is available in 95% of fully reporting locations in Pennsylvania
  • Domestic violence education
    60 locations
    This service is available in 92% of fully reporting locations in Pennsylvania
  • Case management
    59 locations
    This service is available in 90% of fully reporting locations in Pennsylvania
  • Crisis intervention services
    59 locations
    This service is available in 90% of fully reporting locations in Pennsylvania
  • Emergency shelter
    57 locations
    This service is available in 87% of fully reporting locations in Pennsylvania
  • Danger/lethality assessment
    55 locations
    This service is available in 84% of fully reporting locations in Pennsylvania
  • Food and clothing
    54 locations
    This service is available in 83% of fully reporting locations in Pennsylvania
  • Emergency cell phones
    50 locations
    This service is available in 76% of fully reporting locations in Pennsylvania
  • Emergency local transportation
    43 locations
    This service is available in 66% 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
    7 locations
    This service is available in 10% 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
    60 locations
    This service is available in 92% of fully reporting locations in Pennsylvania
  • Assistance with orders of protection
    59 locations
    This service is available in 90% of fully reporting locations in Pennsylvania
  • Court/legal lay assistance
    46 locations
    This service is available in 70% of fully reporting locations in Pennsylvania
  • Financial empowerment training
    44 locations
    This service is available in 67% 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
    34 locations
    This service is available in 52% of fully reporting locations in Pennsylvania
  • Court/legal assistance by attorney
    31 locations
    This service is available in 47% of fully reporting locations in Pennsylvania
  • Attorney referral for family court
    30 locations
    This service is available in 46% 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
  • Legal representation
    26 locations
    This service is available in 40% of fully reporting locations in Pennsylvania
  • Immigration services
    25 locations
    This service is available in 38% of fully reporting locations in Pennsylvania
  • In-shelter financial aid
    20 locations
    This service is available in 30% of fully reporting locations in Pennsylvania
  • Child custody services
    11 locations
    This service is available in 16% of fully reporting locations in Pennsylvania
  • Legal clinics
    10 locations
    This service is available in 15% of fully reporting locations in Pennsylvania
  • Expert testimony
    10 locations
    This service is available in 15% of fully reporting locations in Pennsylvania
  • Counseling for friends and family
    54 locations
    This service is available in 83% of fully reporting locations in Pennsylvania
  • Non-resident counseling
    52 locations
    This service is available in 80% of fully reporting locations in Pennsylvania
  • Peer support groups
    46 locations
    This service is available in 70% of fully reporting locations in Pennsylvania
  • Shelter resident counseling
    44 locations
    This service is available in 67% of fully reporting locations in Pennsylvania
  • Sexual violence support groups
    38 locations
    This service is available in 58% of fully reporting locations in Pennsylvania
  • Incest counseling
    31 locations
    This service is available in 47% of fully reporting locations in Pennsylvania
  • Substance abuse counseling
    24 locations
    This service is available in 36% 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
    14 locations
    This service is available in 21% of fully reporting locations in Pennsylvania
  • Sex offender counseling
    11 locations
    This service is available in 16% of fully reporting locations in Pennsylvania
  • Relocation services
    47 locations
    This service is available in 72% of fully reporting locations in Pennsylvania
  • Transportation
    40 locations
    This service is available in 61% of fully reporting locations in Pennsylvania
  • Transitional family housing
    35 locations
    This service is available in 53% of fully reporting locations in Pennsylvania
  • Transitional individual housing
    34 locations
    This service is available in 52% of fully reporting locations in Pennsylvania
  • Alternative housing counseling
    30 locations
    This service is available in 46% of fully reporting locations in Pennsylvania
  • Permanent family housing
    16 locations
    This service is available in 24% of fully reporting locations in Pennsylvania
  • Permanent individual housing
    16 locations
    This service is available in 24% of fully reporting locations in Pennsylvania
  • Resources and referrals
    61 locations
    This service is available in 93% of fully reporting locations in Pennsylvania
  • Goal planning assistance
    60 locations
    This service is available in 92% of fully reporting locations in Pennsylvania
  • Medical accompaniment
    50 locations
    This service is available in 76% of fully reporting locations in Pennsylvania
  • Parenting skills training
    46 locations
    This service is available in 70% of fully reporting locations in Pennsylvania
  • Job search/placement
    34 locations
    This service is available in 52% of fully reporting locations in Pennsylvania
  • Job skills training
    32 locations
    This service is available in 49% of fully reporting locations in Pennsylvania
  • Health and wellness programs
    27 locations
    This service is available in 41% of fully reporting locations in Pennsylvania
  • Onsite mental health services
    17 locations
    This service is available in 26% of fully reporting locations in Pennsylvania
  • Spiritual services
    17 locations
    This service is available in 26% of fully reporting locations in Pennsylvania
  • Onsite medical services
    12 locations
    This service is available in 18% of fully reporting locations in Pennsylvania
  • Pet Shelter
    9 locations
    This service is available in 13% of fully reporting locations in Pennsylvania
  • Safety planning for children
    52 locations
    This service is available in 80% of fully reporting locations in Pennsylvania
  • Youth counseling
    49 locations
    This service is available in 75% of fully reporting locations in Pennsylvania
  • Educational programs
    48 locations
    This service is available in 73% of fully reporting locations in Pennsylvania
  • Child care during support groups
    36 locations
    This service is available in 55% of fully reporting locations in Pennsylvania
  • Teen activity program
    32 locations
    This service is available in 49% of fully reporting locations in Pennsylvania
  • Child abuse services
    32 locations
    This service is available in 49% of fully reporting locations in Pennsylvania
  • School liaison
    28 locations
    This service is available in 43% of fully reporting locations in Pennsylvania
  • Child development
    23 locations
    This service is available in 35% of fully reporting locations in Pennsylvania
  • Art/music therapy
    22 locations
    This service is available in 33% of fully reporting locations in Pennsylvania
  • Summer camp
    21 locations
    This service is available in 32% of fully reporting locations in Pennsylvania
  • After school programs
    21 locations
    This service is available in 32% of fully reporting locations in Pennsylvania
  • Tutoring services
    20 locations
    This service is available in 30% of fully reporting locations in Pennsylvania
  • Daycare facility
    15 locations
    This service is available in 23% of fully reporting locations in Pennsylvania
  • Pet therapy
    14 locations
    This service is available in 21% of fully reporting locations in Pennsylvania
  • Onsite pediatric forensic nurse exams
    9 locations
    This service is available in 13% 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 83% of fully reporting locations in Pennsylvania
  • Speaker's bureau
    37 programs
    This service is available in 56% of fully reporting locations in Pennsylvania

Other

  • English
    68 locations
    This language spoken in 104% of fully reporting locations in Pennsylvania
  • Spanish
    31 locations
    This language spoken in 47% of fully reporting locations in Pennsylvania
  • French
    6 locations
    This language spoken in 9% of fully reporting locations in Pennsylvania
  • Russian
    4 locations
    This language spoken in 6% of fully reporting locations in Pennsylvania
  • Italian
    2 locations
    This language spoken in 3% of fully reporting locations in Pennsylvania
  • Chinese
    2 locations
    This language spoken in 3% of fully reporting locations in Pennsylvania
  • Sign language
    2 locations
    This language spoken in 3% of fully reporting locations in Pennsylvania
  • Korean
    1 locations
    This language spoken in 1% of fully reporting locations in Pennsylvania
  • German
    1 locations
    This language spoken in 1% of fully reporting locations in Pennsylvania
  • Vietnamese
    1 locations
    This language spoken in 1% of fully reporting locations in Pennsylvania
  • Women
    64 locations
    This demographic is served in 98% of fully reporting locations in Pennsylvania
  • Individuals
    50 locations
    This demographic is served in 76% of fully reporting locations in Pennsylvania
  • Teens
    49 locations
    This demographic is served in 75% of fully reporting locations in Pennsylvania
  • Families
    48 locations
    This demographic is served in 73% of fully reporting locations in Pennsylvania
  • Elderly
    48 locations
    This demographic is served in 73% of fully reporting locations in Pennsylvania
  • Adult Male (victim of domestic violence)
    46 locations
    This demographic is served in 70% of fully reporting locations in Pennsylvania
  • Adult Male (victim of sexual assault)
    32 locations
    This demographic is served in 49% of fully reporting locations in Pennsylvania
  • LGBTQ
    44 locations
    This population is served in 67% of fully reporting locations in Pennsylvania
  • Immigrant
    41 locations
    This population is served in 63% of fully reporting locations in Pennsylvania
  • Rural
    40 locations
    This population is served in 61% of fully reporting locations in Pennsylvania
  • Disabled
    40 locations
    This population is served in 61% of fully reporting locations in Pennsylvania
  • Trans women/men
    38 locations
    This population is served in 58% of fully reporting locations in Pennsylvania
  • Military
    37 locations
    This population is served in 56% of fully reporting locations in Pennsylvania
  • Deaf
    37 locations
    This population is served in 56% of fully reporting locations in Pennsylvania
  • Trafficked persons
    36 locations
    This population is served in 55% of fully reporting locations in Pennsylvania
  • Developmentally disabled
    35 locations
    This population is served in 53% of fully reporting locations in Pennsylvania
  • Prostituted persons
    30 locations
    This population is served in 46% of fully reporting locations in Pennsylvania