Samantha.Levine@HSN.cfl.org or PIO@ocfl.net
Orange County Government Assists Homeless Services Network with Cold Weather Shelter Support
Orange County, Fla. – In preparation for severe cold weather, Orange County Government is supporting the Homeless Services Network (HSN) in assisting in notifying residents, homeless individuals and people without stable housing that Cold-Weather Warming Centers will be available beginning Friday at 3:00 p.m., December 23, 2022, through Monday morning, December 26, 2022.
The two Orange County overflow sites will only be utilized if capacity is reached at HSN’s main warming sites.
Regional LYNX buses will provide free rides for individuals seeking transportation to the above listed HSN shelters. Riders must let the LYNX driver know that they need to go to a shelter. The LYNX driver will transport those in need to the nearest HSN shelter location.
Main Homeless Shelter:
- Coalition for the Homeless 18 North Terry Avenue, Orlando, FL 32801
Other Shelters Operating in Orange County:
- The Salvation Army Orlando 624 Lexington Avenue, Orlando FL 32801
- Orlando Union Rescue Mission 3300 West Colonial Drive, Orlando, FL 32808
- Covenant House (Youth 18-21 ONLY)
5931 East Colonial Drive, Orlando, FL 32807
Warming Sites (in case of overflow):