Activation of the Pinellas County Cold Weather Shelters
St. Petersburg, Fla. (March 15, 2017) – The cold night shelters for the homeless open tonight, March 15. The shelters open between 6 p.m. and 6:30 p.m. Shelter guests are provided a hot evening meal, a warm and safe place to spend the night, and breakfast the following morning.
Peace Memorial Presbyterian Church in Clearwater opens at 5 p.m. First United Methodist Church of Tarpon Springs will open at 9:30 p.m., and will accept guests all night and close the following morning at approximately 6 a.m.
Shelters may open on additional nights. For more information, contact Cliff Smith at (727) 893-7627 (office) or (727) 698-1809 (cell). For additional information, visit the County News Page or click to view the flyer, Cold Night Shelters Open.
2017 Cold Night Shelters
Adult Men and Women
Peace Memorial Presbyterian Church - Primary Shelter
110 S. Ft. Harrison Ave., Clearwater, FL 33756
Church Phone: (727) 446-3001
Note: This shelter opens at 5 p.m.
St. Cecelia Catholic Church - Back-up Shelter
820 Jasmine Way, Clearwater, FL 33756
Church Phone: (727) 447-3494
Note: This shelter functions as a back-up shelter when Peace Memorial is full.
This shelter MAY NOT OPEN if Peace Memorial does not reach full capacity.
Northwest Presbyterian Church
6330 54th Ave. N., St. Petersburg, FL 33709
Church Phone: (727) 544-4551
The Turning Point
1810 Fifth Ave N., St. Petersburg, FL 33713
Phone: (727) 823-7811
1400 Fourth St. S.,
St. Petersburg, FL 33701
Phone: (727) 822-4954
Boys and Girls Club of the Suncoast in Pinellas Park
7790 61st St. N., Pinellas Park, FL 33781
Phone: (727) 547-5437
First United Methodist Church of Tarpon Springs
501 E. Tarpon Ave., Tarpon Springs, FL 34689
Phone: (727) 937-3271
Note: This shelter opens at 9:30 p.m.
Families with Children
Families will be placed in family shelters on cold nights. Families should call 2-1-1 to make these arrangements.
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