The Dwelling Place is a Christian ministry
providing healing and hope to victims of domestic abuse
through supportive services and a safe place to call home.

The Dwelling Place is a Christian ministry that provides long-term transitional housing, basic needs, trauma-informed supportive services, educational programs and mentoring for women and their children fleeing domestic violence.The Dwelling Place fulfills the need for healing time and personal development by providing comprehensive programs for 12 months (or longer, if needed), allowing women and children the precious gift of time.  

The Dwelling Place is not an emergency shelter, so if you are in need of immediate help, please contact:

Minnesota Day One Crisis Line
Call the Crisis Hotline: 1.866.223.1111
Please get to a safe place, away from abuse.

Are you in need of a long-term safe place to heal and regain hope? 
For inquiries and more information about our program and available space:
Call:  651-776-4805 or Email:
Monday-Friday;  9:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m. 


Marie's Story

A compelling true story of one woman's struggle to find safety and new life.  Her name has been changed to protect her identity.