Winter Storm prompts several shelters and warming centers to open

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DENVER, Colo. (RELEASE) - As blizzard conditions continue to impact communities across Colorado and Wyoming, several shelters and warming centers are open to allow people a place to go for warmth, comfort and necessities.

As centers open throughout the afternoon and into the evening, check our blog for the latest information and response to the storm. http://cowyredcrossblog.org/shelters-are-available/. This link will continue to be updated as conditions change.

Here is the list of the current places open for people needing to get out of the storm.

Colorado
Douglas County
• Douglas County Fairgrounds (Kirk Hall) - Staffed.
500 Fairgrounds Drive, Castlerock CO 80104
• New Covenant Fellowship- Staffed.
77 Perry Park Ave., Larkspur CO 80118

Elbert County
• Elbert County Fairgrounds - Staffed.
95 Ute Ave., Kiowa CO 80117

EL Paso County
• St Peter’s Catholic Church
55 Jefferson St, Monument, CO 80132
• Kilmer Elementary School
4285 Walker Rd, Colorado Springs, CO 80908
• Patriot Learning Center
11990 Swingline Rd, Peyton, CO 80831
• Peyton VFD
13665 Railroad St, Peyton, CO 80831
• St Paul’s Lutheran Church (Independent)
1450 5th St, Calhan, CO 80808

Larimer County
• Leeper Center
3800 Wilson Avenue, Wellington CO 80549.

Wyoming
Cheyenne
• Storey Gym is on alert and if EMA says Laramie County needs a warming center, it will open.
2811 House Ave, Cheyenne, WY 82001