DC Cooling Centers
DC cooling centers
The District calls a hyperthermia alert when the heat index is 95° or above. Help your homeless neighbors stay cool this summer using these great resources.
Where to go
These air conditioned locations are open to the public during a hyperthermia alert.
- One Judiciary Square, 441 4th Street, NW
- Frank D. Reeves Center (Lobby), 2000 14th St. NW
- King Office Building (Lobby), 3720 Martin Luther King, Jr. Ave. SE
- 920 Rhode Island Ave. NE
Anyone in need of transportation to one of these centers should call the hyperthermia hotline at 202-399-7093.
WAMU has a comprehensive list of cooling centers in MD and VA. Call 311 for more information about cooling center locations.
For additional info about extreme heat, visit www.72hours.dc.gov