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List of warming centers throughout Northeast Ohio for those in need

Posted at 10:38 PM, Jan 26, 2019
and last updated 2019-01-29 19:52:49-05

CLEVELAND — Extremely cold temperatures are in the forecast which might leave some people in need of warmth. Warming centers and shelters are opening for those looking to escape the cold.

Cuyahoga County

The Metanoia Project:
St. Malachi School, 2459 Washington Ave. Phone: 734-660-1310

Main Shelters:

2100 Lakeside Ave. Phone: 216-566-0047

Noma Herr Women’s Shelter, 2227 Payne Ave. Phone: 216-479-0020

Men’s Private Shelters:
City Mission Shelter, Phone: 216-431-3515
St. Herman’s House of Hospitality, Phone: 216-961-3806

Women and Children’s Private Shelters:
Laura’s Home, Phone: 216-472-5500

Domestic Violence Shelters:
Domestic Violence Center, Phone: 216-391-4357

Youth Shelters:
Next Step Shelter for Youth, Phone: 216-941-0062

Salvation Army:
1507 Doan Avenue
4139 East 93rd Street
4402 Clark Avenue
17625 Grovewood Avenue
12645 Lorain Avenue


Bay Village
Bay Village Police Department Community Room, Phone: 440-871-1234

Lakewood United Methodist Church, Phone: 216-226-8644

Warrensville Heights
Warrensville Heights's Civic and Senior Center, Phone: 216-587-1250

Norton fire station, Phone: 330-825-3086

Olmsted Township
Olmsted Township fire station, Phone: 440-235-3746

Walton Hills
7595 Walton Road in the community room

Stark County

The Edward "Peel" Coleman Community Center— 1400 Sherrick Road SE in Canton.
Cots and blankets will be available and is open from Tuesday, Jan. 29 at 6 p.m. through Friday, Feb. 1 at 8:00 a.m.

The Salvation Army, 420 Market Avenue South in Canton, will provide meals.

  • Wednesday, Jan. 30 from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m.
  • Thursday, Jan. 31 from 9:00 a.m. to 6 p.m.
  • Friday, Feb. 1 from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m.

Refuge of Hope, 405 Third Street NE in Canton

  • Wednesday, Jan. 30 from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.
  • Thursday, Jan. 31 from 9-5 p.m.

SARTA will provide transportation as follows:

  • Passenger pick up from Cornerstone Transit on Cherry Avenue SE and from Salvation Army to the Coleman Center from 5:45 p.m.-6:30 p.m. on Tuesday, Jan 29, Wednesday Jan. 30 and Thursday Jan. 31.
  • Passenger pick up from the Coleman Center to Cornerstone Transit on Cherry Ave SE and to Salvation Army from 8-9 a.m. on Wednesday, Jan 30, Thursday, Jan. 31 and Friday, Feb. 1.

Summit County

Akron Shelters

  • Mason Park Community Center, Phone: 330-375-2821
  • Patterson Park Community Center, Phone: 330-375-2819
  • Summit Lake Community Center, Phone: 330-375-2826
  • Lawton Street Community Center, Phone: 330-375-2825