The Women's Shelter in Brainerd, Minnesota provides safety and inspires hope anyone experiencing domestic violence.
Trained advocates staff a highly secure building 24 hours a day. The Women's Shelter in Brainerd, Minnesota, is a physically and emotionally safe place for adult battered women and their children. Residents have a bedroom, food, personal items, laundry access, transportation, and the support of staff, all available at no cost to residents
Our compassionate staff provide support and information 24 hours a day, to victims of domestic violence or individuals calling out of concern for others--
❖ safety planning and options
❖ understanding the dynamics of domestic violence, power, and control
❖ support in locating community resources
❖ help understanding the legal, social services, law enforcement, educational, and medical systems
❖ we listen
On average, 232 women and children are provided shelter per year. The Shelter has been operating since 1978.