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for 24/7 free, Manitoba Crisis Line


What's Happening? Check out MAWS and Member News



Help is just a click away! Access the online map of Women's Shelters across Canada provided by Women's Shelters Canada


The Benefits Finder is a tool that asks you a few questions to create a customized list of government benefits and service for which you may be eligible.





Donations for a shelters? Click on "Where Can I Go" to view the list of shelters, contact them directly for regarding donations. For more infromation regarding donations to MAWS go to "Can I Help"



We really appreciate your efforts to help raise funds for MAWS, for more information please review the following link.                  

Third Party Fundraising Guidelines and Application


Thank you to everyone who has helped the shelters!  Your contributions provided, baby supplies, clothing, out door clothing, toiletries, toys, work clothes and so much more.

               Manitoba Association of Women's Shelters Inc. (MAWS) is a Registered Charitable Organization 88078 6892 RR0001               


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If you need immediate assistance or are in danger, dial 911 or your local police.

Whats Happening

News and Events!



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Who we are

In the mid 1980s, women’s shelters in the province of Manitoba began to work together to provide support, reduce the isolation...


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Publications and Resources

Find a Colouring/Activity Book for children who are entering shelter. 

Download "Learning Through Our Clients Eyes"

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