Killeen and Temple Warming Shelters Will Open Thru Saturday
Killeen will open up the warming shelter at the Killeen Community Center tonight through Saturday morning, from 6 pm to 8 am daily.
The Killeen Community Center is at 2201 E. Veterans Memorial Blvd. The shelter is open for anyone who needs a place to stay during the freezing weather.
For more information call 501 8889.
The Temple Warming Center will also be open tonight for homeless or distressed persons in the city.
Temple Warming Center locations are:
Victory Ministries, 305 South 18th Street (men)
Transformation Station, 503 East Central Avenue (men)
A warming location for women and children will also open should the need arise. The Warming Centers will be open through Saturday, February 8, 2014 from 5:00 p.m. to 9:00 a.m.
Once activated, information on Temple Warming Centers is available by contacting 211.
Warming Centers provide a place for people who would normally be out in the elements on an extremely cold evening, They stay in a warm shelter and receive water, blankets, toilet facilities, and limited hygiene items.