Stamford Warming CentersDecember 30, 2017
A blast of Arctic air has Connecticut in an early winter deep freeze. These sub-freezing conditions can be very dangerous, especially for the very young and the elderly. It’s important to take precautions to guard against hypothermia, frostbite, or worse.
Warming centers are up and running at many locations around Connecticut. Here are the warming centers in Stamford:
- 75 Selleck Street, Building One Community
- 245 Selleck Street, Community Center
- 29 Grove Street, Faith Baptist Church
- 1035 Newfield Ave, Jewish Community Center,
- 10 Bell Street, Stamford YMCA
- 888 Washington Boulevard, Stamford Town Hall
If you’re having a problem with the heat in your home or apartment, or have concerns that a loved one may be at risk, go to the Connecticut 2-1-1 website for information about finding a warming center in your area. The website also has useful information about the dangers of carbon monoxide, protecting your pet in cold weather, and general tips on how to deal with the frigid cold.