June 17, 2024

Severe weather overnight shelter activated Jan 8 through 13

Due to continued cold temperatures in the forecast, the Severe Weather Overnight Shelter will now open for the NIGHTS of January 8 through January 13. The shelter is located at 2200 Ashland St.

The facility will be open from 5 p.m. to 9 a.m. each day. This is a low-barrier, no-frills, overnight shelter for anyone needing to get out of the cold. The doors close and lights out by 10 p.m. – Limited space is available.

This shelter is managed by OHRA, Opportunities for Housing Resources and Assistance, who will coordinate and staff with OHRA employees and volunteers. OHRA can be reached at 541.631.2235.

If you would like to receive notifications for shelter activations in Ashland, please text 97520SHELTER to 888777. To learn more about emergency preparedness and sign up for emergency alerts, visit ashland.or.us/BetterPrepared.