Welcome to Women’s Advocates

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

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Welcome to Women’s Advocates

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

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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

Monday, October 22

Six Degrees of Connection: An Educational Panel on Domestic Abuse

  Join Women’s Advocates in person or online for an educational panel on recognizing the signs of domestic abuse.  On October 22nd from 6-8pm CST at the Wilder Foundation at 451 Lexington Parkway N in Saint Paul, and broadcast live on Facebook, you’ll hear from panelists in law enforcement, advocacy, midwifery care, sexual health, and […]

Saturday, November 10

Benefit for Women’s Advocates: Guild of Middle Eastern Dance

The Guild of Middle Eastern Dance is pleased to announce they are having their 12th annual fundraiser for Women’s Advocates Shelter. See live performances from local artists!

Recent Posts

Thursday, October 18

Fall 2018 Print Newsletter

Monday, October 8

Make Sure He Doesn’t Hurt Another Woman: The Burden of Asking One Victim to Save Another

Women’s Advocates’ Education and Outreach Coordinator Meggie Royer writes a monthly post on topics that are relevant to the work we do as an organization. ...

Thursday, September 27

September 2018 Newsletter – Women’s Advocates

Click HERE to view our September 2018 Newsletter   Highlights Include: -Oct 22nd Educational Panel: "Six Degrees of Connection" -Women's Advocates all-staff retreat -#PurplePurseChallenge 2018...

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588 Grand Avenue
Saint Paul, MN 55102

Admin: 651-227-9966

Crisis Line: 651-227-8284