City of Little Rock, AR

01/21/2020 | Press release | Distributed by Public on 01/21/2020 09:20

City of Little Rock Warming Centers Open

The City of Little Rock wants to remind residents that four community centers are open today and Wednesday to serve those in need of shelter when temperatures are expected to get no higher than the mid-40s.

Each of the warming centers is open until 6 p.m. with Parks and Recreation staff on hand to assist residents and provide them with a place to get out of the cold. The Little Rock Fire Department will be checking on vulnerable populations but reminds residents to look in on loved ones and neighbors who may not have adequate heating in their homes.

The warming centers and their locations are:

Dunbar Community Center

1001 West 16th Street


East Little Rock Community Center

2500 East 6th Street


West Central Community Center

4521 John Barrow Road


Southwest Community Center

6401 Baseline Road


Those in need of finding after-hours/overnight homeless services can contact Chris Porter, the City's Homeless Services Advocate, at 501-379-1596 (office), 501-353-4610 (cell) or [email protected]