ALERT: Extreme Weather Alert for January 20, 2019 due to temperatures that feel lik 0 degrees
If you are sleeping outside, please come into the warmth and safety of the shelters.
Directions Youth Services Centre - 1138 Burrard St
# of mats: 15 youth
Will provide overnight accommodation to 15 youth (24 year of age and under). Open 10:00pm to 7:00am for EWR program. Mats provided after midnight. Pets accepted to a maximum of four (4) animals.
Back-up site: The Salvation Army Belkin House – 555 Homer St
# of mats: 15 men, 5 women
Opens after other shelters full after 11:00pm. Breakfast served at 7:30am.
Warming Centres will open due to feels like temperatures at or below -5°C:
Drop in sites: can accommodate everyone, and accepts pets, bikes, and carts. Hot beverages and snacks are available. No reservation required.
Powell Street Getaway – 528 Powell Street
Will open between 9:00pm and 7:00am.
West End Community Centre – 870 Denman St
Will open between 11:00pm and 6:00am.
Vancouver Public Library – 350 W. Georgia Street
Central Branch - Lower Level of Library Square
Will open between 11pm and 7am.