Let Us Help You

We assist any person who meets the criteria for emergency intervention and assistance due to domestic violence or sexual assault.

The Northwest Arkansas Women’s Shelter (NWAWS) provides a safe place for survivors of domestic violence to begin their journey towards hope and healing through our 24-hour crisis hotline, 24/7 safe emergency shelter, advocacy and support services and education to the community.

Mission Statement

To provide shelter and support at any hour for those affected by domestic violence in our community.

Vision Statement

To break the cycle of domestic violence in Northwest Arkansas.

Core Values

Empowerment – giving others respect, responsibility, and the power to control one’s own destiny

Integrity – offering transparency, honesty, and being ethical in all our interactions

Excellence – producing our best work for the betterment of the community

Collaboration – striving to understand and incorporate diverse perspectives to better accomplish a common goal

Compassion – being aware of and actively expressing genuine concern about the needs of others