Severe weather shelters for homeless open in Kent, Renton and Auburn
January 15, 2012 · Updated 5:03 PM
The city of Kent, King County and other cities have overnight shelters available for homeless populations.
The city of Kent will open its Severe Weather Shelter the evenings of Sunday, Jan. 15, Monday, Jan. 16 and Tuesday, Jan. 17.
The shelter is at Kent Lutheran Church, 336 Second Ave. S.
Severe Weather Shelter (open Tuesday, January 10 - Tuesday, January 17)
Veteran's Memorial Building
411 E Street NE
Hours of operation: 8:00 p.m. - 8:00 a.m.
Serves men, women and familes
Les Gove Building (closed)
Gove Community Campus
1020 Deals Way
Hours of operation: 9:00 p.m. - 8:00 a.m.
Serves men and women
Harambee Church (open Monday, January 16 and Tuesday, January 17)
316 South 3rd Street
9:00 p.m. Check-in and registration. Clients must register at the door. Drop-ins are welcome.
7:00 a.m. Shelter closes; clients must vacate
Separate areas for men, women, and families. It is safe and confidential. As with all shelters, rules for the health and safety of all clients
and staff and the broader community will apply.
The shelter will be operated by Catholic Community Services staff, and volunteers from Harambee Church and the Renton community.