Cold weather shelters opening this weekend across the Bay area

Last Updated: Saturday, January 13, 2018, 3:40 PM EST

With temperatures expected to drop into the 30s this weekend, cold weather shelters are opening across the Bay area. 

Hernando County:

Men's Shelter

  • 1090 Mondon Hill Road in Brooksville
  • Phone: 352-799-2912

Women's Shelter Mary's House

  • 1163 Howell Avenue in Brooksville
  • Phone: 352-799-2912

Hillsborough County:

Brandon Community Center 

  • 510 E. Sadie St. in Brandon
  • Opens at 6 p.m. for individuals and families and their pets
  • Phone: 813-635-8179
Jackson Springs Recreation Center
  • 8620 Jackon Springs Road in Town 'N Country
  • Opens at 6 p.m. for individuals and families and their pets
  • Phone: 813-554-5004
Hands of Hope Outreach at New Hope @ the Cornerstone
  • 310 N. Collins St. in Plant City
  • Opens at 6 p.m. for individuals and families
  • Phone: 813-323-4013
Wimauma Senior Center
  • 5714 North St. in Wimauma
  • Opens at 6 p.m. for individuals and families
  • Phone: 813-671-7672
Metropolitan Ministries
  • 2106 N. Florida Ave. in Tampa
  • This location is where families go for motel vouchers before 5 p.m.
  • After hours phone: 813-209-1077
Salvation Army 
  • 1514 N. Florida Ave. in Tampa
  • Open now for adults
  • After hours phone: 813-226-0055
Individuals, including pet owners, who need transportation to a cold weather shelter should call the Hillsborough County Sunshine Line at 813-272-7272 between 5:30 p.m. and 8 p.m. to arrange a ride. 
 
All pets must be leashed, and pet owners are strongly encouraged to bring their own crates, food, blankets, and any medication for their pets.
 
Pasco County:

Joining Hands Mission

  • 3333 U.S. Highway 19 N, Suite 1 in Holiday
  • Opens at 6 p.m. for individuals
  • Phone: 727-215-8084

Restored Hope

  • Opens at 6 p.m.
  • Phone: 352-437-4815

Samaritan Project of Zephyrhills

  • Opens at 6 p.m.
  • Phone: 813-810-8670

Pinellas County

Boys and Girls Club of the Suncoast

  • 7790 61st Street North in Pinellas Park
  • Phone: 727-54-5437

Peace Memorial Presbyterian Church

  • 110 S. Ft. Harrison Avenue in Clearwater
  • Opens at 5 p.m.
  • Phone: 727-446-3001

My Place in Recovery

  • 1655 16th Street South in St. Petersburg

Northwest Presbyterian Church

  • 6330 54th Ave. North in St. Petersburg
  • Phone: 727-544-4551

Salvation Army

  • 1400 4th Street South in St. Petersburg
  • Phone: 727-822-4954

The Turning Point

  • 1810 5th Avenue N in St. Petersburg
  • Phone: 727-823-7811

First United Methodist Church of Tarpon Springs

  • 501 East Tarpon Avenue
  • Phone: 727-937-3271

Families seeking shelter should call 2-1-1, Tampa Bay Cares, for more information.