Summer cooling center locations

The following locations are open as indicated for people to cool off in the summer heat. Many accept donations. Contact the facilities directly for more information. For help fixing a swamp cooler, contact CHRPA, Community Home Repair Projects of Arizona.

FACILITY

PHONE

CONTACT

2017 DATES

HOURS

CAPACITY

COMMENTS

AMERICAN RED CROSS
2916 E Broadway Blvd
(520) 318-3677 Michelle Jun 1-Aug 31 M-F 10am-2pm except holidays 6 20 minute drop-in cooling. Water, restrooms, phones. Housing help for vets and their families; referrals for non-vets. Accepts and distributes donations.
GRACE ST. PAUL’S EPISCOPAL CHURCH
2331 E Adams St
(520) 327-6857 Food Pantry Year-round M-Sat 9am-noon 12 Snacks provided. Accepts and distributes donations.
INTERFAITH COMMUNITY SERVICES NW
2820 W Ina Rd
(520) 297-6049 Terri Year-round M-F
Main: 9am-4pm
Food Bank: 9am-1pm
Main: 8
Food Bank: 15
Water, brief stays in air conditioning. Accepts and distributes donations.
LFC/RAPP
1101 E Broadway Blvd, Ste 130
(520) 882-8422 Sharon or Lydia Jun 1-Jul 31 M-F 8am-4pm 50 Water, snacks, sack lunches. Accepts and distributes donations.
PIMA COUNTY MAIN LIBRARY
101 N Stone Ave
(520) 594-5500 Receptionist Year-round M-Th 9am-6pm
F 9am-5pm
Sat 10am-5pm
Sun 1-5pm
Varies Cool off. Use computers. Read. Get job search help. See a nurse. Respect others’ rights to this shared space. Accepts and distributes donations AT THIS LOCATION ONLY.
PIMA COUNTY BRANCH LIBRARIES
26 locations to serve you
(520) 406-5300 Receptionist Year-round For locations and hours visit www.library.pima.gov. Varies Donations accepted and nurse available at Main Library ONLY. DO NOT DROP OFF DONATIONS.
PRIMAVERA HIP
(HOMELESS INTERVENTION & PREVENTION)
702 S 6th Ave at 17th St
(520) 623-5111 Emma Year-round M, W, Th, F
9am-12:30pm
Closed Tuesdays
20 Accepts and distributes donations.
ST. FRANCIS SHELTER, SACRED HEART CHURCH
601 E Ft Lowell Rd
(Enter off Los Altos Ave)
(570) 406-5300 Carl May 15-Sep 15 M-Sun 11am-6pm 55 Water, snacks, games, books, dinner 4:30-5:30pm. Accepts and distributes donations.
SALVATION ARMY HOSPITALITY HOUSE
1002 N Main Ave
(520) 622-5411 Receptionist May-July M-Sun 24 hours Drop-through Water, sunscreen, hats, etc.; restrooms. Accepts and distributes donations.
SISTER JOSE WOMEN’S SHELTER
1050 S Park Ave
(520) 909-3905 Penny or Jean April 24 and ongoing M-Sat 9am-5pm 90 WOMEN ONLY. Water, sunscreen, hats, etc. Showers, restrooms, laundry, food, daytime shelter, clothing. Outreach workers complete assessments. Accepts and distributes donations.
SONORA HOUSE
2940 N Flowing Wells Rd
RAPP referral only: (520) 882-8422
Onsite: (520) 624-5518 
Gina Jun-Aug M-F 9am-3pm 15 Call RAPP for referral. Breakfast, lunch, shower, laundry, hygiene supplies, housing services, case management. Accepts and distributes donations.
VA HOMELESS PROGRAM
3601 S 6th Ave, Bldg 90
(520) 619-1839 Receptionist Year-round M-F 7:30am-4pm Drop-through VA-eligible vets only. Showers, laundry, food, clothing and help with services and housing. Accepts and distributes donations.
Z MANSION
288 N Church Ave (Enter gate off N Church Ave)
1-(520) 727-0014 (long distance call from Tucson) Tommy May 1 and ongoing M, Tu 10am-4pm
W 10am-2pm
Th, F 10am-varies
50 Lunch, fruit punch, showers (most days). Accepts and distributes donations.