The cold weather shelter for the homeless and/or heatless will be open Tue., Jan. 18 at Ferris Hill Baptist Church, 6848 Chaffin St. in Milton. Those who would like to stay at the shelter must arrive between 6:30 and 8:30 p.m. Only service animals (with verification of rabies vaccination) are permitted to stay with guests. No one will be admitted after 8:30 p.m. unless brought in by law enforcement. The shelter closes at 7 a.m. each morning.
Due to the upcoming weather forecast, the cold weather shelter will also open for 24 hours a day beginning at 6:30 p.m. on Thurs., Jan. 20 and will remain open until 7 a.m. on Mon., Jan. 24. Guests must still arrive by 8:30 p.m. each night unless brought in by law enforcement.