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Spokane warming centers activated

SPOKANE, Wash. - Due to the extreme weather conditions, the City of Spokane has activated its Homeless Warming Center program. Homeless warming centers are locations that can be used for the purpose of sheltering the homeless from the elements for brief intervals during extreme cold weather. These sites, which are not set up for lodging, are activated by the City only when temperatures are forecasted by the National Weather Service to drop to 15 degrees or lower and homeless shelters serving the target population were at capacity the previous 24 hours.  

 

The following Warming Centers will be open starting at 8:00 p.m. Sunday, December 6, 2009 and will remain open until 7:00 a.m. Monday December 7, 2009.

SALVATION ARMY, 204 E. INDIANA
FAMILIES WITH CHILDREN AND COUPLES WITHOUT CHILDREN

 HOUSE OF CHARITY, 32 W. PACIFIC
SINGLE ADULT MEN

For more information on homeless services please contact a member of the Homeless Coalition Leadership team.

Homeless Coalition Leadership Team:

Rhonda Monge                          Jennifer Martin                          Chantel Decker
Coalition of                              SNAP                                        SNAP
Responsible Disabled                  SE Community Center                SE Community Center
(509) 326.6355                        (509) 456.7106                          (509) 455.7106
rhonda@cordwa.info
                  martin@snapwa.org                    cdecker@snapwa.org   

City of Spokane

 

 

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