Updated 1-29-19 09:40 AM
Warming Centers Available in Madison County
A WARMING center is a drop-in area for residents to visit during cold temperatures to find temporary heat. These locations are not shelters; unless specified otherwise, they do not provide bedding, nor food and beverages. They will provide seating only. If you chose to go to a warming center, be sure to bring your medication as well as materials to keep children entertained and help pass the time.
WARMING CENTER LOCATIONS
DAYTIME AND OVERNIGHT
Community Hospital Anderson 1515 N Madison Ave, ANDERSON
Citizens wishing to seek shelter at Community should enter the Emergency Department entrance and check-in with Security in the lobby. The Security officer will escort them to the designated room. (Updated 1-29) Open 24 hours until Friday, February 1st.
Main Street Church of God 4211 Main St, ANDERSON
In anticipation of the city declaring a weather emergency because of dangerously cold temperatures, Main Street Church of God will be opening a Warming Center beginning Tuesday 1 PM through noon Friday, when temperatures are expected to rebound.
St. Vincent Anderson Regional Hospital 2015 Jackson St, ANDERSON
St. Vincent Anderson Regional is prepared to assist individuals who need a warm place this winter. During dangerously cold temperatures, if someone needs a place to get warm, they should go to our Emergency Room entrance and ask for Security. Security will then make appropriate arrangements for them. (765) 649-2511 (Updated 1-29) Open 24 hours until 8 am, Friday, February 1st.
St. Vincent Mercy Hospital 1331 S A St, ELWOOD
St. Vincent Mercy Elwood is available for area residents seeking a warming center. Please enter the emergency walk-in entrance and present to the front desk, advise staff and have them advise security. Call (765) 552-4600 if you wish to notify them prior to arrival.
Alexandria-Monroe Public Library – WED & THU ONLY, 9 AM – 7 PM - 117 E Church St
Jane Pauley Community Health Center (Alexandria) – WED & THU ONLY, 9 AM – 4:30 PM - 121 W Washington St
Monroe Township Trustee (Alexandria) – THU ONLY, 9 AM – 3 PM - 204 W Berry St
The Christian Center Sunday – Saturday, 8 AM – 7 PM - 625 Main St, Anderson (765) 649-4264
The community dining room is open every day when temps are below freezing.
Salvation Army Monday – Thursday, 9 AM - 5 PM- 1615 Meridian St., Anderson (765) 644-2538
Seating is available.
Millcreek Civic Center Monday – Sunday, 9 AM - 6 PM – 403 W Main St., Chesterfield (765) 378-1023
Seating is available.