Breaking the Cycle of Trauma, Abuse and homelessness for Women in The Triangle

The Women’s Center has been an established and welcoming portal of entry for homeless women for over 40 years. We provide a safe, low barrier, client-centered and trauma informed environment for women, where they can begin the stabilization and healing process.


Our Impact

In 2018, The Women's Center served over 630 women who came to our doors seeking safety, shelter, food, critical life saving services and more. Each month, The Women's Center provides more than 650 meals, 2,280 articles of clothing, 3,800 hygiene items, 330 hours of case management and counseling services and 12 hours of medical care.


Hours of shelter

The Women's Center is the only drop-in safety and stabilization day shelter in The Triangle region of North Carolina, serving 30-50 women every day year round. Homeless women, staying in local Emergency Overnight Shelters must vacate each morning and may not return until late afternoon. The Women's Center provides shelter and critical, life-saving services, such as medical and behavioral healthcare, food, clothing, hygiene items, housing support and assistance with acquiring vital documents and accessing local resources.



Years Serving the triangle area

The Women’s Center has served our community for more than 40 years! Our original mission was in serving women re-entering the community from prison. As The Triangle has grown, our Mission has adapted to the needs of women in our community. And, as such, The Women's Center has expanded our Mission to serve women experiencing homelessness for over 25 years.



women served

In 2018, more than 650 women came through the doors of The Women's Center seeking food, shelter and other life-saving resources. It is estimated that in our 40 years of service, with the support of our loyal donors, The Women's Center has served over 65,000 women in The Triangle Area.


Double Your Impact

Many corporations and companies in The Triangle area will match your gift to The Women’s Center. It’s usually easy to do and you’ll love the chance to join your employer in helping people in need in our community.

Ask your HR Department or your supervisor about “Matching Employee Contributions.” or click on the button below to find out more.


Get Involved Today

There are many ways to get involved at Women's Center.

Give the gift of your time and talents to women experiencing homelessness in the Triangle, host a drive or donate needed items, and touch a life in your own unique way.