The Sacramento area is experiencing a heatwave, with temperatures expected to climb this week.

Several faith-based, government and non-profit organizations have opened their doors as cooling centers so people can get out of the heat. In addition to the list below, call 2-1-1 to find your nearest cooling center and to find other cool places to go such as libraries and community centers.

*Information last updated 6/19/2017 at 3:13 PM by 2-1-1 Sacramento.
Call 2-1-1 or 916-498-1000 for updates or details.


Yuba City Senior Center
777 Ainsley Ave., Yuba City, CA
Opens Tuesday at 7:30 a.m.

Open Friday, 6/16/2017 through Wednesday, 6/21/2017, 8AM-10PM
City of Elk Grove Wackford Center
9014 Bruceville Road (Near the corner of Big Horn Blvd. and Bruceville Road)
Elk Grove

No animals allowed
Water provided
Held in the front lobby

Open Tuesday, 6/20/2017 through Friday, 6/23/2017, 11 AM- 4 PM
Carmichael Presbyterian Church
5645 Marconi Avenue
Near the corner of Marconi Avenue and Fair Oaks Boulevard
– Service Animals Only
-Water Available (no food provided)
– Check-in at the church office. Take the side alley to the back
parking lot.

Open Friday, 6/16/2017 through Friday, 6/23/2017
Monday, Wednesday, Friday 9 AM – 3 PM;
Tuesday Noon – 6 PM; Thursday 11 AM- 3 PM; Saturday, Sunday 10 AM – 3 PM
Wind Youth Services (AGES 12-24 ONLY)
3671 Fifth Ave.
Near the corner of Broadway and Fifth Ave.
– Smoking allowed outside
– No animals except service animals
– Water and snacks provided
Link to Flyer

Open Monday, 6/19/2017 through Friday, 6/23/2017
Monday through Thursday 10 AM – 4 PM; Friday 10 AM- 2 PM
E49 Corporation (Nonprofit Organization)
2830 G Street
Sacramento, CA 95816
– Near corner of G Street and 29th Street
– No smoking allowed
– No animals
– Water provided (no food provided)
Link to Flyer

Open Saturday, June 17 through Wednesday, June 21, 2017
1 pm – 8 pm
Joint City/County Cooling Center at Hart Senior Center
915 27th Street
Sacramento, CA 95816
Located on 27th Street between I and J Street
– No smoking allowed
– Pets welcome
– Water provided (no food provided)
Link to Flyer

Cooling Center Open Sunday, June 18 through Thursday, June 22, 2017
11 am – 6 pm
Rancho Cordova City Hall
2729 Prospect Park Drive
Rancho Cordova, CA 95670
– No pets allowed
– Water Available (no food provided)
1st Floor-Look for signs directing you to the rooms available
Link to Flyer