July 21, 2024

Severe weather overnight shelter activated Feb 26 and later in week

Due to cold temperatures in the forecast, the Severe Weather Overnight Shelter will open for the NIGHTS of February 26 AND February 29 thru March 2. The shelter is located at 2200 Ashland St.

The facility will be open from 5 p.m. to 9 a.m. 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.