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Santa Clara County

Inclement Weather

HomeFirst operates a seasonal shelter along with Overnight Warming Locations during the winter and Cooling Stations in the summer heat advisories.

Cold Weather Shelter Program (CWSP)

HomeFirst has operated Santa Clara County's Cold Weather Shelter Program (CWSP) for nearly three decades. During the winter season, you will find a CWSP in Mountain View, CA. The program is activated from late November to April each year. Individuals can self-refer.

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Overnight Warming Locations (OWLs)

 In partnership with the City of San Jose. During the cold weather season, the OWLs are open each evening. Walk-ins are not guaranteed a bed. Please contact the Homeless Helpline at (408) 510-7600 for additional information.

Warming and Cooling Centers

During excessive weather warnings, having proper resources is vital. Cooling and Warming Center locations are posted on the County's Office of Emergency Management website as information is received. Please use the button below to find the resources available in your area. 

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Looking to Donate?

HomeFirst is always in dire need of supplies during extreme weather conditions. Please select the button to which you are looking to donate to learn more! 

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Looking for Assistance?

Are you or someone you know in need of services?

Here4You Hotline: 408-385-2400

Prevention Services: 498-786-8538

Or click the button below to get started! 

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