Open November 15-March 15. Intake at 6 pm, warm meal included. Must leave by 7:30am in the morning.
The Union County Warming Station is a volunteer-run effort to preserve the life and health of those with no place to sleep during cold Union County winters. We offer safe and warm sleeping accommodations overnight during the winter months as well as food and warm drinks.
Donations Needed: we can never have enough: twin size bedding, pillows and cases, water and bug proof pillow covers, socks, underwear, winter boots, winter coats and snowsuits, sleeping bags, camping gear like tents and tarps, Coffee, to-go coffee cups, gift cards to restaurants, monetary donations, snack foods that travel well, water bottles, luggage and backpacks, garbage bags, paper towels, toilet paper, Clorox wipes, hand warmers, chapstick, disposable plates/cups/utensils/napkins.
We sometimes need:
razors, toiletries, towels, waterproof hats, gloves, and scarves, earplugs, nail clippers, tweezers, q-tips, plastic totes, hand sanitizer, games and art supplies, books, puzzles, magazines, first aid supplies, umbrellas, rain ponchos, pet crates and supplies, new board members Volunteers Needed: We are always looking for more volunteers. From 4 hour awake shifts, sleeper shifts, laundry and cleaning support, and meal preparation. More information can be found on the Facebook page!
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