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Overnight cold weather sheltering to be provided Jan.13 through Jan.15

Cold Weather
Posted at 12:19 PM, Jan 13, 2023
and last updated 2023-01-13 12:19:20-05

Overnight cold weather sheltering will be provided in Tallahassee Friday, Jan.13 through Sunday, Jan. 15 for those in need.

On behalf of Big Bend Continuum of Care (BBCoC), Connecting Everyone with Second Chances (CESC)/The Kearney Center, Leon County Government and the City of Tallahassee,
overnight sheltering will be offered at the Kearney Center, located at 2650 Municipal Way, from 5 p.m. to 9 p.m for intake. If needed, overflow sheltering will be provided.

The City's Star Metro bus service will also provide transportation. For those needing the service, call or text BBCoC's Street Outreach Coordinator at 850-759-1895 or email outreach@bigbendcoc.org.

The following partners makes cold night sheltering possible:

  • Leon County Government
  • City of Tallahassee
  • Leon County Health Department
  • Big Bend Continuum of Care
  • Connecting Everyone with Second Chances (CESC)/The Kearney Center
  • Big Bend Homeless Coalition/Hope Community
  • Jacob Chapel Baptist Church
  • First Baptist Church
  • Capital City Youth Services (CCYS)
  • ALSCO

For more information, contact Big Bend Continuum of Care at 850-792-5015.