Welcome Bay assists women and children who have fled
violence or abuse in making plans for independent living by
providing affordable, safe and secure housing with
direct connections to resources and supports.
Welcome Bay Second Stage Housing offers
Self-contained rental units with rent based on income
Referrals, advocacy and housing support
Weekly contact with WCRS staff to work towards personal,
financial, and relationship goals
**Residents are encouraged seek as many levels of support as needed
Welcome Bay housing is available for occupancy of
up to six months, with the option to extend in additional
six month increments, for up to a total of two years.
Second Stage Housing
Welcome Bay provides a safe space for women as they
engage as active participants and connect to
their own strengths, resiliency, and independence.
Residents are able to concentrate on parenting, their health
and wellbeing and set goals towards further independence.
They are able to work towards finding independent housing
from a safe and secure home.
For more information about Bay Second Stage Housing,
you can reach the program coordinator at