Environment Canada has a winter storm warning in effect for the Fraser Valley. (File photo by BLACK PRESS)

Environment Canada has a winter storm warning in effect for the Fraser Valley. (File photo by BLACK PRESS)

List of extreme weather shelters available in City of Mission

MCSS Emergency Shelter for adults, MY House for youth

Mission Community Services Society Extreme Weather Response Shelter provides temporary accommodation to those who are homeless when severe weather conditions make sleeping outdoors a risk to health and safety.

The shelter on Logan Avenue is put into service when the community’s Extreme Weather Response plan sparks notification to several agencies, in particular is open during periods of life challenging weather, which is includes temperature below zero, heavy rain, wind, or snow coverage.

The program runs between Nov 1st and March 31st.

They are open to any ethnicity, gender, diverse abilities, and are pet friendly.

If you know someone in need of shelter as winter conditions set in for the holiday cold snap, please share these locations with them.

  • The Haven in the Hallow shelter located at 32646 Logan Ave offers 54 beds year-round, and is offering an additional 10 beds as part of their extreme weather response. Their phone number is 604-820-9008.
  • The Mission Youth House located at 7368 Proctor Street is open 24/7 for anyone under 19-years old, and is offering six beds as part of their extreme weather response.
  • For more, visit: https://missioncommunityservices.com/programs/housing-programs/extreme-weather-response/

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