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In accordance with the requirements of the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA), Womencare Shelter will not discriminate against qualified individuals with disabilities on the basis of disability in its services, programs, or activities.

Womencare Shelter Mission Statement:

Womencare Shelter is an empowerment-based organization working to end domestic violence by providing emergency, confidential shelter, 24-hour crisis support services and community education.

Womencare Shelter is a 501 c 3 non-profit organization. All financial contributions are tax deductible and greatly appreciated!!

Are you interested in volunteering?   

Our volunteer advocacy training starts soon!  If you are interested in applying to be part of our volunteer team please call 360-734-4820 or you can also email our volunteer application to or drop it off at 1026 North Forest Street.

Praise Pretty Prom Dress Drive for YWCA Bellingham

YWCA Bellingham's 2014 Annual Meeting & Womencare Shelter's 35th Anniversary Celebration!

Each year,  the YWCA celebrates its previous year of service providing support to women and girls throughout Whatcom County. We invite our corporate and foundation partners, individual donors, members, volunteers and friends to gather and celebrate our many accomplishments of the past year. We publicly welcome new members to our Board of Directors. 

This year is special as we celebrate our partner program, Womencare Shelter, turning 35! Since May 22, 1979 Womencare Shelter has provided shelter and support to  over 31,000 domestic violence victims and their children in our community. 

Join us for music, food and good company. We hope to see you there!

When: May 22, 2014, 5:30 – 7 p.m.

Where:  YWCA Bellingham Historic Ballroom

1026 N Forest St

Bellingham, WA 98225

Cost: Free

Please RSVP by Contacting us at 360-734-4820 or

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