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Heat Relief at DFW Cooling Stations

Salvation Army has 15 cooling stations open across North Texas



    Heat Relief at DFW Cooling Stations
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    The Salvation Army is providing 15 cooling stations across North Texas for residents to keep cool this summer as temperatures hit the triple digits.

    The cooling stations opened on June 18 and will provide relief for the homeless, people without air conditioning and those who work outside. The stations provide two necessary things for those who are at risk of heat exposure: hydration and a cool environment.

    Last summer, local Salvation Army cooling stations averaged more than 300 visits a day at all locations combined. The main shelter in Dallas had more than 4,000 visits.

    Two cooling stations with the most traffic will be open seven days a week housed at The Salvation Army's emergency shelters located at:

    The Salvation Army Homeless Shelter
    5302 Harry Hines Blvd.

    The Salvation Army Homeless Shelter
    1855 E. Lancaster Avenue
    Fort Worth

    Visit cooling stations at The Salvation Army's 13 community centers from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. on weekdays only at these locations:

    Love Field Area
    6500 Harry Hines Blvd.
    Dallas, TX 75235

    Oak Cliff
    1617 W. Jefferson
    Dallas, TX 75208

    Cedar Crest (East Oak Cliff)
    1007 Hutchins Road
    Dallas, TX 75203

    Pleasant Grove
    8341 Elam Road
    Dallas, Texas 75217

    1508 East McKinney St.
    Denton, TX 76201

    451 W. Ave D
    Garland, TX 75040

    250 East Grauwyler Road
    Irving, TX 75061

    207 Elm Street
    Lewisville, TX 75067

    600 Wilson Creek Pkwy
    McKinney, TX 75069

    3528 E. 14th
    Plano, TX 75074

    712 W. Abram
    Arlington, TX 76013

    Northside Corps (N. Fort Worth)
    3023 NW 24th St
    Fort Worth, TX 76106

    620 Farley St.
    Waxahachie, TX 75165