About Us

Women's Shelter
You are safe here 
 Brainerd, MN  
218-828-1216 or 1-888-777-1248


        The Women's Shelter in Brainerd, Minnesota provides safety and inspires hope for 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.  

You are safe here. We listen.


    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.

Phones answered 24 hours/day 218-828-1216 or 1-888-777-1248

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