Warming Shelters Available

The Cumberland County Severe Weather Action Plan (SWAP) provides shelter for individuals and families living on the streets on life threatening winter nights from December-April, as resources permit. Temperature threshold is 33 degrees and wet or 25 degrees and dry.

To begin registration contact Cumberland Street Reach (if no access to a phone make your way to one of the live sites below).
Central Region Partner
Community CARES
50 West Penn Street
Carlisle, PA 17013
Hours: 10 am -3 pm
Phone: 717-249-1009
Warming Station, Showers, Restrooms, Coffee, Cumberland Street Reach, Regular Shelter and Pick-up. Winter coats, blankets and other supplies on site

Eastern Region Partner
New Hope Ministry
5228 E Trindle Road Mechanicsburg, PA 17050 Hours: 10 am – 3 pm
Phone: (717) 766-7333
Warming Station, Showers, Restrooms, Coffee, Housing services, and pick-up

Western Region Partner Community CARES Family: 
206 East Burd Street Shippensburg, PA 17057
Hours: 10 am -3 pm
Phone: 717-249-1009
(Not open until December 21, 2020)

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