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Warming Shelter to Open January 19 in Preparation for Cold Weather

Friday January 19, 2024 04:06 pm - 261 Views - Posted By Administration

Terrebonne Parish Consolidated Government has opened a warming shelter to prepare for the anticipated severe cold temperatures.

To ensure that all residents have access to safe, warm lodging during this weather event, TPCG will open a warming shelter for residents in need. The shelter will be located at the Dumas Auditorium, 301 W Tunnel Blvd, and will open on Friday, January 19, 2024, at 5 p.m. It will remain open until Sunday, January 21 at noon.

  • Pack appropriately:
    Residents should bring their own food, water, and bedding. Additionally, residents are encouraged to bring personal necessities such as clothing, medication/medical supplies, phone chargers, personal hygiene products, and comfort items (books, games, etc.).
  • If you have a pet:
    Pets are allowed at the shelter only if they are on a leash or in a kennel. Pet owners are required to bring their own pet food and bowls.
  • If you need transportation:
    Good Earth Transit will be coordinating transport to the shelter for residents who need a ride. Residents can schedule a pickup with Good Earth Transit by calling (985) 850-4616 ext. 230.

Residents are encouraged to monitor TPCG’s social media pages for more information.

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  • Monday thru Friday
  • 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

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  • P. O. Box 2768
  • Houma, LA 70361
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