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Ruth’s House of Hope

Provides transitional housing in a safe, supportive and healing environment to help women and families on their way to a new beginning.

Ruth’s House of Hope, Inc., was founded in 2003 in Faribault, Minnesota, with a mission of providing help and hope for women and children in crisis. Ruth’s House is a 501(c)3 non-profit organization and a registered Minnesota charity. Our clients may face homelessness due to domestic violence, poverty, addiction, health challenges or other issues.

Contact Information:

Meghan Sawicki MAEd, Program Director
Ruth’s House of Hope
PO Box 593
Faribault, MN 55021
Phone: 507-332-2236
Fax: 507-334-2487

Communities Served:  

All communities

Age Range of Clients Served:

18-65 (and their minor children)

Services Offered:

Case Management
Community Outreach
Working with outside agencies
Supporting Women becoming Self-Advocates

Financial Considerations:

We have community resources to provide support to residents.

Language Considerations:

We have community partners available to help with translation.