The Van works with area churches to open emergency shelters during extreme cold weather.
General guidelines for opening are when the temperature is 32 and below with freezing precipitation or below 25.
When open the hours are 7 p.m. to 7 a.m.
To receive text messages when the emergency shelters will be open or closed and other emergency messages from The Van text THEVANALERT to 33222.
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