Warming centers will be available Thursday through Sunday in Brazos County for those seeking relief from the expected freezing temperatures.
The warming center at The Salvation Army is open Thursday from noon- 5 p.m. and Friday and Saturday from 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Water, snacks and charging stations are available. The Salvation Army is providing staff, volunteers and supplies.
A warming center at the VFW opens Thursday at 5 p.m. and will remain open until 11 a.m. on Sunday. Water, snacks and charging stations are available. Individuals and families are encouraged to bring personal supplies for overnight stays.
Pets are not allowed at either location. The Brazos Valley Food Bank is providing supplies for the VFW location, and the Twin City Mission is providing blankets.
For more information about the centers and transportation options, call 2-1-1.
Volunteer to Help
To volunteer at the VFW, click here. The Red Cross and Catholic Charities are coordinating shifts and training.