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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.

Ruth’s House of Hope
124 1st Avenue SW

Faribault, MN 55021
507-332-2236,  507-334-2487 (fax)

Communities Served:  

Rice County

Age Range of Clients Served:

Ages 0-100 or older

Services Offered:

We believe everyone deserves safe, permanent housing, so we offer: Emergency/transitional shelter for women and families in the Rice County area and permanent supportive housing for families through a grant from HUD.