Genesis House Emergency Shelter

Genesis House provides a free, safe haven for victims of domestic violence, sexual assault, stalking, and trafficking. Counselors are always on site to provide immediate support and basic life necessities such as clothing and food.


Genesis House is a home-like environment with 24-hour access and counseling in a confidential location. The shelter is handicapped accessible and pet-friendly.


On-site counselors assist residents with navigating the court system, financial assistance, housing referrals, and access to other services offered by Safe Futures and community partners. If you need immediate shelter due to domestic violence call our 24-hour hotline at (860) 701-6000.


Safe Futures - Emergency Shelter
Genesis House provides a calming environment for those escaping a violent home.
Pet Therapy
Our emotional support dog, Luna, visits with clients on a regular basis. Our cats, Jack and Jill, are at Genesis House around the clock and are always ready for a snuggle.

Housing resources

our programs are here to support you through any circumstance