Warming Centers set up to help homeless after at least 2 people killed in the cold

The American Red Cross has opened a Warming Center for individuals who are especially at risk due to the cold temperatures and need a place to sleep tonight. Warming centers will be open until 8 a.m

The following location will open as a Warming Center from 8:00 p.m. Tuesday - 8:00 a.m. Wednesday:

South Main Baptist Church

Recreation Center

200 Colquitt Street

Houston, TX 77002

In addition, The Salvation Army Greater Houston Area Command has the following facilities open:

        Sally’s House (women only), 1717 Congress

        Family Residence (families and children), 1603 McGowen

        Harbor Light (men), 2407 N. Main St

METRO will be providing transportation to individuals who need to access warming centers.  Residents needing transportation can call 3-1-1 (713.837.0311) for transportation.