Shelters in Nevada City and Grass Valley remain open through Monday morning

February 8, 2019 – The National Weather Service is predicting more SNOW and COLD temperatures in the foothills Saturday and Sunday.

In an effort to collaborate over one of our most vulnerable populations, the City of Nevada City, Sierra Roots, Salvation Army and the County of Nevada have extended their Extreme Weather Shelter Protocol to include Saturday and Sunday nights, February 8th through the morning of Monday February 11th. As already announced, the Extreme Weather Shelters will be open tonight, February 7th, as well.

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This is an effort to continue to temporarily shelter homeless citizens in our community. Hours of operation are 4:30 p.m. through 7:30 a.m. the next morning. This will make nine consecutive nights of sheltering by both providers.

Locations:

City of Nevada City:
Seaman’s Lodge located at 423 Nimrod Street, Nevada City CA 95959

Grass Valley Area:
Salvation Army located at 10725 Alta St, Grass Valley, CA 95945. Phone 274-3500
NOTE: This facility is Limited to 25 people maximum and prioritizes sheltering families first. They will accept single adults only if the Nevada City shelter is at capacity.

Further assistance for homeless citizens can also be gained by dialing 2-1-1 or 1(844) 319-4119 to speak with a local 211 Connecting Point call specialist.