Kendall County Women's Shelter (KCWS) provides emergency shelter and support services to victims of domestic violence and their children. If you are in need of a safe place, call KCWS. All calls are free and confidential.
24 Hour HOT Line
KCWS offers victims of domestic violence and their children that are not in need of emergency shelter supportive services including:
KCWS will host the 5th Annual Heal the Soul 5K/10K Trail Run on May 2, 2015 at Joshua Springs Park & Preserve. This year, KCWS is partnering with Redemption Race Productions and the 5K and 10K will be timed events. A 1.4 mile paved course will also be available for those who want to participate. Click here to download a printable registration brochure. To register online, click the link below.
Easter Donations Needed
KCWS is seeking donations of pre-made Easter baskets, Easter eggs, candy, and other items our families would enjoy during this time. To donate, please contact Emma at
**Computer use can be monitored and is impossible to completely clear. If you are afraid your internet and/or computer usage might be monitored, please use a safer computer, and/or call us at 1-800-495-8078 or the National Domestic Violence Hotline at 1-800-799-SAFE (7233) or TTY 1-800-787-3224.