The Warming Center at 40 Prado homeless shelter will be open during the rainy weekend.
Check-in begins at 6:30 p.m. Those needing shelter may arrive at any time during the evening; however, if someone leaves, they may not return that night.
Pets are allowed. Smoking is allowed in the designating smoking area. Prado is a sobriety-based facility. Overnight guests will be provided a safe and dry place to sleep and a hot meal.
While the Warming Center closes at 7:30 a.m., clients may access regular Day Center services beginning at 8:00 a.m.
The Warming Center currently needs donations of the following:
- Large trash bags
- Sleeping bags
- Disposable plates, bowls, cups, and utensils
- Coffee, tea, creamer, sugar
- Breakfast bars
- Instant Noodle/Cup of Noodles
- Large backpacks
- New socks and warm gloves
- Rain gear/ponchos/umbrellas
Warming Center donations can be dropped off at 40 Prado Road. For questions regarding Warming Center donations, please call 805-544-4004.
For those individuals needing immediate support, SLO Hotline is a confidential mental health support, crisis and suicide prevention telephone line which also provides mental health resource information. Available 24 hours a day at (800) 783-0607.