Sarah’s… an Oasis for Women, a ministry of the Sisters of St. Joseph of Carondelet, provides transitional housing for women healing from trauma to continue vibrant, meaningful lives and contribute to the common good.

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50% of Residents are Employed as Essential Workers

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85% Residents Employed


50% Enrolled in School


Over the last two decades, over 650 women from more than 70 nations have lived at Sarah’s. Sarah’s welcomes women who have survived violence, abuse, torture, war, discrimination, and trauma. Sarah’s hope is that women who have lived here will perpetuate peace as contributing members in their new communities with newly developed skills, revitalized confidence, determination, and courage.


A home dedicated to safety and dignity for a diverse community of women where they can begin new and productive lives.

Sarah’s… an Oasis for Women ~ 1884 Randolph Ave. ~ St. Paul, MN 55105 ~ (651) 696-8699