Hello and Thank You

The Women’s Center, Inc. is a 501(c)(3) non-profit, community based organization funded by state, federal and local grants, United Way, individual and community donations, and special project fundraising. We are dedicated to serving the women and families. Established in 1973, the Women’s Center, Inc. serves Alger and Marquette counties.

What We Do

The Women’s Center, Inc. serves all women, men, and children who are or have experienced domestic or sexual violence, dating violence or stalking. We are based in Alger and Marquette counties but our services are for all persons that have been affected by domestic or sexual violence, regardless of where they live, if they seek our services and qualify for our programs. All services are free and confidential.

We provide:

  • 24/7 Emergency crisis intervention
  • 24/7 Crisis counseling
  • Emergency shelter
  • Information on domestic and sexual violence, dating violence and stalking
  • Support groups for adults and youth
  • Housing advocacy
  • Transitional housing support
  • Resources for assistance

For 40 more than years, it has been our mission to support survivors, to increase public awareness and to change the attitudes which allow these violent crimes to continue.

Who we serve

The Women’s Center and Harbor House Shelter serve survivors of domestic and sexual violence, dating violence and stalking. Services are provided to adults, teens and children in Marquette and Alger Counties.

Since 1973, it has been our mission to support survivors, to educate and encourage sensitive public awareness and to work relentlessly to change the attitudes that allow these violent crimes to continue. The Women’s Center works to empower individuals and families experiencing domestic violence, sexual violence, dating violence and stalking by providing outreach support services, information, referrals, advocacy and the safe haven shelter at Harbor House.