Welcome to Women’s Advocates

The nation’s first shelter for women and children escaping domestic abuse.

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October Luncheon “Courage to Fly”

Welcome to Women’s Advocates

The nation’s first shelter for women and children escaping domestic abuse.

Find Help

October Luncheon “Courage to Fly”

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Shelter & Facility

Our 24/7/365 shelter typically provides shelter to 50 women and children daily.

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Programs & Services

Women’s Advocates creates a path to self-sufficiency for individuals leaving abusive relationships, using a survivor-centered approach to its services.

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Resources

Women’s Advocates is dedicated to ensuring people have the resources to help others be safe, and learn about issues surrounding domestic abuse. Women’s Advocates offers a 24-hour crisis line, resources for community partners, and educational presentations.

For victims seeking help

Outreach & Education

2016-2017 Annual Report

Upcoming Events

Wednesday, October 10

Courage to Fly – Annual Luncheon and Benefit

Check out our page with full details here: October Luncheon “Courage to Fly” Join us to recognize Domestic Violence Awareness Month and support Women’s Advocates’ programs. RSVP using the form provided below. For interested event sponsors, click HERE. Contact development@wadvocates.org with any questions regarding event details or sponsorships. Women’s Advocates is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization, Tax ID 23-7310701.

Recent Posts

Monday, July 2

“Just Lovely People”: How Neighbors’ Media Descriptions of Domestic Violence Homicide Perpetrators Normalize Abuse

A common media response to domestic violence homicides or domestic violence murder-suicides is to interview neighbors. Most often, neighbors express grief, shock, and sadness. There...

Tuesday, June 26

June 2018 Newsletter | Women’s Advocates

Click here to view our June 2018 newsletter! Highlights Include: Volunteer Appreciation Event Domestic Violence Education You're Invited: Pryes for a Purpose Volunteer Needs How...

Thursday, June 14

In The News: Building Community Award Increases Safety & Awareness For Winner & Clients (The Opus Group)

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Saint Paul, MN 55102

Admin: 651-227-9966

Crisis Line: 651-227-8284