We’re happy to announce that the Abby’s House Thrift Shop is back open! Please visit the Thrift Shop page to view adjusted store hours.

While we remain fully operational, our properties are closed to visitors. Click here to view additional updates on how COVID-19 in impacting Abby’s House

Our Mission

To provide shelter and affordable housing, as well as advocacy and support services, to homeless, battered, and low-income women, with or without children.

Our Vision

Abby’s House empowers the women we serve to lead self-directed lives filled with dignity and hope.

Join us in helping women and children find a place to call home

Join us in helping women and children find a place to call home


Imagine having nowhere to go; nowhere to sleep, eat or shower. Now, imagine having to take care of children too. Where would you go?

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Abby’s House is Worcester’s largest provider of affordable housing specifically designed to meet the needs of women and children.

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We all need support to get through the tough times in our lives. At Abby’s, having a personal Advocate makes a world of difference to the women we serve.

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