Sunday, January 31, 2010

City Overnight Shelter and Day Warming Shelter Information

The city’s Cold Weather Overflow Shelter will open tonight, January 31, as overnight temperatures are forecasted to remain well below 35 degrees. Due to the weather conditions, the shelter will open one hour earlier on Sunday and operate from 6 p.m. to 6 a.m. The city’s Cold Weather Overflow Shelter is located at Sixth Mount Zion Baptist Church, 14 West Duval Street.

The Freedom House Conrad Center will serve as a daytime shelter on Monday, February 1, 2010, from 6 a.m. to 6 p.m. The Freedom House Conrad Center will serve lunch each day it is open. The Freedom House Conrad Center is located at 1400 Oliver Hill Way, next to Richmond Juvenile and Domestic Relations Court and Richmond City Jail. Transportation between the daytime warming shelter and the overnight shelter will be provided.