A shelter for women and their children fleeing domestic violence.

Rainy River District Women’s Shelter of Hope provides services to abused women and children.


Mission and Vision Statement

Our vision is to live in a peaceful society, without fear of violence, to have freedom of choices, where people are equally valued. We begin by valuing ourselves.

If you need help, please call now: 1-800-465-3348.


Our Mandate:

Shelter of Hope is mandated to provide service

  1. Provide secure temporary shelter to abused women and their children.
  2. Provide non-judgmental, supportive counselling based on a feminist analysis of violence against women.
  3. Advocate on behalf of women and children.
  4. Educate the public about the issue of violence against women and their children.

The Rainy River District Women’s Shelter of Hope is a not-for-profit, charitable organization. We are committed to working cooperatively with other professionals and organizations to establish and maintain a seamless and comprehensive network of services for women who have been victimized by violence.