in 2022-23

About Bethesda House

Since Our
Inception In 1992

Bethesda House has evolved from a small shelter for abused women and their children to a well-known and respected agency providing a comprehensive system of professional supports to diverse individuals dealing with all types of abuse and gender-based violence including, but not limited to intimate partner violence, sexual assault, human trafficking, familial abuse, cultural violence, and elder abuse.
  • Located in Durham
  • Pet friendly shelter
  • Safe & Secure
  • Support Programs
  • 24-hour crisis line
Need Help?

Cost To Support
A Single Shelter Client is $4,122.30/mth

Make A Donation Today

Become A Hero

Please donate generously, we turn away more women than we can help.
What We Do

We Work Hard to
keep Women Safe

Small Donations Make Bigger Impact
Every dollar donated to Bethesda House goes towards helping and expanding our ability to shelter and protect women and their children.
It is generous donors like you that really make a difference in the life of a woman who is trying to live a life free from fear and violence.
Why we do what we do

What Women Say About
Bethesda House


New women entering
our shelter per month


Mothers and children entering
our shelter per month


Calls per month to the
crisis support line


Are turned away due to shelter capacity