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Information provided by Dept on Status of Women


Asian Women's Shelter - Domestic Violence Shelter Program

3543 18th Street, # 19
San Francisco, CA 94110


Tel:  415.751.7110; Crisis Line: 415.751.0880
Fax:  415.751.0806




Office: Monday–Friday, 8:30 am – 5:00 pm;  Shelter is open 24 hours everyday. (The location of the shelter is not available to the public.) Women must call the crisis line listed above in order to receive shelter services.


Services Provided:

  • Emergency housing to battered Asian women and their children
  • Food
  • Counseling
  • Legal counseling
  • Child care services


La Casa de las Madres - Domestic Violence Intervention and Prevention Services

1850 Mission Street, Suite B
San Francisco, CA 94103


415.503.0500; 24 hour Crisis Line: 1.877.503.1850; Teen Line: 1.877.923.0700
Fax:  415.503.0301




Office: Monday-Friday, 9:00 am – 5:00 pm;  Shelter: 24 hours, 7 days a week


La Casa provides the following services to victims of domestic violence:

  • 8 week shelter program
  • Drop-in counseling center
  • Community support groups
  • Community education outreach and volunteer program
  • Employment and legal referrals for clients
  • Teen intervention and prevention program

La Casa serves all women, teens and their children. Male children and teens are welcomed. The location of La Casa's emergency shelter is not available to the public.  Women who want to use this service should contact the crisis line (877-503-1850)

Raphael House

Raphael House is a shelter that offers temporary housing and support for families and women in the last months of pregnancy.


1065 Sutter Street
San Francisco, CA 94109


415.474.4000; Intake - call Connecting Point at 415.217.7330
Fax:  415.474.7020




Office: 8 am – 5 pm Monday – Friday; Services provided 24 hours


Services include:

  • Children's program
  • Case management
  • Meals
  • Women's support groups
  • Support groups
  • Adult education
  • Job training
  • Referrals
  • ESL
  • Citizenship
  • Literacy
  • Aftercare