Rainbow Ark Shelter for Women and Their Children at Gary Commission for Women

Shelter details

  • Added Apr 14, 2021 | Last Update Jun 14, 2022
  • 455 Massachusetts Street
       Gary, IN 46402
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  • (219) 886-1600

Mission Statement

"The mission of the Commission is to ensure that women, who are residents of the City of Gary, the utilization of their talents and full realization of their rights as citizens. Through this Commission, we educate the community on issues of special interest to women, using presentations, media contacts, written material and conferences."
- Source: Rainbow Ark Shelter for Women and Their Children at Gary Commission for Women website

Description

Runs 2 women shelters.

  1. The Ark - Transitional housing for women and children.
  2. The Rainbow - Domestic violence shelter for women and children

Question & Answers (5)

  1. Is this shelter free?
    • no

    • Yes the shelter provides free services

  2. Do they accept donations at this shelter?
    • We accept donations, however, according to our needs at the time of a donor's call.

  3. Do they allow Pets at this shelter?
    • We only accept service animals. We are working on a partnership with an area animal shelter.

  4. How old do you have to be to stay here?
  5. How long can you stay at this shelter?

Comments (1)

  1. avatar
    Dionnalewis says

    I am seeking emergency housing. My children and I have no permanent place to stay anymore.

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