SAF-T Shelters

Updated February 2018

These shelters are equipped to accept families of domestic violence along with their pets. There is no guarantee that a shelter can help, so please check with each shelter regarding what pets are welcome and availability. Some shelters may also take out-of-state residents. 

If you cannot locate a shelter to help from this list below, please check out A Safe Place for Pets.


The Lighthouse (Robertsdale) 800-650-6522


Safe and Fear-Free Environment (Dillingham) 907-842-2320

The LeeShore Center (Kenai) 907-283-7257


Kingman Aid to Abused People (Kingman) 928-753-4242

Page Regional Domestic Violence Services (Page) 928-645-5300

Colorado River Regional Crisis Shelter (Parker) 1-888-499-0911 (set-up in progress)

Sojourner Center (Phoenix) 888-886-8793

Mt. Graham Safe House (Safford) 928-645-5300

Family Promise of Greater Phoenix (Scotsdale) (480) 659-5227 


Serenity, Inc. (Baxter & Marion Counties) 870-424-7233


Catalyst Domestic Violence Services (Butte County) 530-343-7798 (set up in progress)

Harrington House (Crescent City) 707-465-3013

Operation Care (Jackson) 800-675- 3392

Lake Family Resource Center (Kelseyville) 888-775-8336

Haven Women’s Center (Modesto) 888-45-HAVEN (set-up in progress)

HRC Calaveras Crisis Center (San Andreas) 209-736-4011

High Desert Domestic Violence (Victorville) 760-843-0701


Gateway Battered Women’s Services (Aurora) 303-343-1851

Mountain Peace Shelter (Bailey) 303-838-7176

Family Crisis Services (Canon City) 719-275-2429 (set-up in progress)

Arising Hope (Eastlake) 303-28-3180

Crossroads Safehouse (Fort Collins) 970-530-2353

Arkansas Valley Resource Center (La Junta) 719-384-7764


Quigley House (Clay County) 904-406-0885

Women in Distress of Broward County (Deerfield) 954-761-1133 (set-up in progress)

Peace River Center (Lakeland) 800-627-5906

Shelter for Abused Women & Children (Naples) 239-755-3862

Micah’s Place Domestic Violence Center (Nassau County) 800-500-1119

Shelter House Domestic Violence Center (Okaloosa & Walton counties) (set-up in progress)

Harbor House of Central Florida (Orlando) 800-500-1119

Safe Place and Rape Crisis Center (Sarasota) 941-365-1976


S.A.F.E. (Blairsville) 800-334-2836

Circle of Hope (Cornelia) 706-776-4673

Project Renewal (Rockdale/Newton/Walton Counties) 770-860-1666


Family Services Alliance of SE Idaho (Bear Lake/Franklin/Power Counties) 208-251-4357

Family Safe Network (Driggs) 208-354-7233

Advocates for Survivors of Domestic Violence/Sexual Assault (Hailey) 208-788-6070

OASIS Program (Post Falls) 208-733-1080

Family Crisis Center (Rexburg) 208-356-0065


Quanada (Quincy) 800-369-2287


A Better Way Services (Muncie) 765-747-9107

Heminger House (Plymouth) 574-936-7233


Domestic Violence Intervention Program (Iowa City) 800-373-1043 (set-up in progress)

Crisis Resource Center of Southeast Kansas (Pittsburgh) 620-231-8251


Safe Harbor of Northeast Kentucky (Ashland) 606-329-9304

Greenhouse 17 (Lexington) 800-544-2022

Center for Women and Families (Louisville) 844-237-2231


Metropolitan Center for Women and Children (Jefferson) 504-837-5400

Jeff Davis Communities Against Domestic Abuse (Jennings) 337-616-8418

Faith House (Lafayette) 337-267-9422

Calcasieu Women’s Shelter (Lake Charles) 800-223-8066


Next Step Domestic Violence Project (Ellsworth) 800-315-5579 (set up in progress)


Dove Center (Oakland/Garrett County) 800-656- 4673 (set up in progress)


Branch County Coalition Against Domestic Violence (Coldwater) 517-278-SAFE (set up in progress)

LACASA Emergency Shelter (Howell) 517-548-1350

HAVEN (Oakland County) 248-334-1274 (set up in progress)

Blue Water Safe Horizons (Port Huron) 888 -985-5538 (set up in progress)

Underground Railroad, Inc. (Saginaw) 888-399-8385


Women’s Center of Mid-Minnesota (Brainerd) 218-828-1216

Women’s Shelter, Inc. (Rochester) 507-285-1010 or 800-438-6439

Anna Marie’s Alliance (St. Cloud) 320-253-6900


Rose Brooks Shelter (Kansas City) 816-861-6100

Hope House (Independence and Lee’s Summit) 816-461-4673 and 816-468-5463

Children and Family Center of Northwest Missouri (Maryville) 660-562-232


SAFE Harbor (Ronan) 406-676-0800


Noah’s Animal House at The Shade Tree (Las Vegas) 703-385-0072

Noah’s Animal House and Domestic Violence Resource Center (Reno) 775-329-4150

New Jersey

Domestic Violence Advocacy Center (Mt. Holly) 856-630-8642

New Mexico

Family Crisis Center (Farmington) 888-440-9192

Community Against Violence (Taos) 575-758-9888

New York

Urban Resource Institute (New York City) 646-588-0030

A New Hope Center (Owego) 800-696-7600

Willow Domestic Violence Center (Rochester) 585-222-SAFE (set up in progress)

North Carolina

SAFE Inc. of Transylvania County (Brevard) 828-885-7233

Carteret County Domestic Violence Program (Morehead City) 252.728.3788

My Sister’s House (Rocky Mount) 888-465-9507

Mitchell County SafePlace (Spruce Pine) 828-765-4044

Families First (Whiteville) 910-642-5996


My Sister’s Place (Athens) 800-443-3402 (set up in progress)

First Step, Family Violence Intervention Services (Coshocton) 740-622-9533

Harbor House (New Philadelphia) 330-364-1374


Safenet Services (Claremore) 888-372-9400 (set up in progress)

Domestic Violence Intervention Services (Tulsa) 918-743-5763


Oasis Shelter Home (Gold Beach) 800-447-1167

Helping Hands Against Violence (Hood River) 541-386-4808

Klamath Falls Crisis Center (Klamath Falls) 541-884-0390

My Sisters’ Place (Lincoln County) 800-841-8325

Monika’s House (Washington County) 1-866-469-8600


AWARE (Hermitage) 724-342-4934

Clinton County Women’s Center (Lock Haven) 570-748-9509

Alle-Kiski Area HOPE Center, Inc. (Tarentum) 724-224-1100

South Carolina

Meg’s House (Greenwood) 864-227-1890

South Dakota

WEAVE (Custer & Fall River Counties) 800-424-3574


YWCA of Nashville and Middle Tennessee (Nashville) 800-334-4628 (set-up in progress)


Family Support Services (Amarillo) 806-374-5433 (set up in progress)

Kendall County Women’s Shelter (Boerne) 800-495807

Littlegrass Ranch (Comfort) 888-LGR-9393 (only housing women, their horses and other companion animals if they have horses)

The Family Place (Dallas) 214.941.1991 (set up in progress)

Mercy House (Houston) 1-800-403-6120

Crisis Center of Comal County (New Braunfels) 1-800-434-8013 or 830-620-4357

Family Violence Prevention Services (San Antonio) 210-733-8810

Haven for Hope of Bexar County (San Antonio) – homeless shelter that assists domestic violence victim 210-220-2100

Midcoast Family Shelter (Victoria) 800-870-0368


New Hope Crisis Center (Brigham City) 435-723-5600


Clarina Howard Nichols Center (Morrisville) 802-888-5256


Doorways for Women and Families Shelter (Arlington) 703-504-9400


Domestic Violence Services of Benton & Franklin Counties (Kennewick) 800-648-1277

Emergency Support Shelter (Lonview) (set-up in progress)

Dove House (Port Townsend) 360-385-5291 (set-up in progress)

Family Renewal Shelter (Tacoma) 888-550-3915

YWCA Pierce County Women’s Support Shelter (Tacoma) 253-383-259

YWCA Clark County (Vancouver) 360-696-0501 (set-up in progress)


Harbor House (Appleton) 800-970-1171


Community Safety Network (Jackson) 307-733-3711


Dignity (Northmead, NSW Australia) 1300 332 334

Domestic Violence Service Management (Sydney, New South Wales, Australia) 02-9251-2405

Jessie Street Domestic Violence Services, Inc. (New South Wales, Australia) 02-9622-7999

Love Hope & Gratitude Foundation/Shelter (Brighton, South Australia) 043-889-9787 (set-up in progress)

Rainy River District Women’s Shelter of Hope (Atikokan, Ontario, Canada)

Blijf Groep Amsterdam –  Oranje Huis (Amsterdam, Netherlands)

Porirua refuge Te Whare Tiaki Wahine (Wellington, New Zealand)

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