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This program is active until Oct. 1, 2024

Forecast temperatures are expected to be in the 100s with an even higher heat index. 

Find a cooling center to get out of the heat and protect your health.

Contact these weatherization services to help improve your home's efficiency.

Updated within the last week

Be prepared for disaster. The Ready South Texas app is an all-hazards overview of disaster information to help you prepare, plan and respond to disasters in your area. Using the Ready South Texas app, you will be able to:

  • Share your status with your selected contacts with the push of a button.
  • Receive critical emergency alerts via push notification.
  • Locate Bexar County’s emergency shelters.
  • Display up-to-date evacuation route maps.
  • Get the latest news and weather for the South Texas area.
  • Create a personalized Emergency Preparedness Plan by answering five basic questions.

Click here to download the app.

Updated within the last 3 months.
This program is active from May 6, 2024 until Oct. 1, 2024

When temperatures rise to potentially dangerous levels, stay cool in the pool.

This is one of over 80 cooling centers that is operated by the City of San Antonio and open to the public.

VIA is offering fare-free trips to and from cooling centers while they remain open. Click here to find a bus route to this Cooling Center.

Free

Hours
Monday: 9:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Tuesday: 9:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Wednesday: 9:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Thursday: 9:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Friday: 9:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Saturday: 9:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Sunday: 9:00 AM - 9:00 PM

Updated within the last 2 months.

In partnership with the City of San Antonio, our temporary shelter will open for clients when the weather is below freezing or during severe inclement weather.

Updated within the last year

Each Sunday morning we provide a warm breakfast, showers, clothes, art therapy, and haircuts to our clients in downtown San Antonio.

Clients can also attend the Corazon Medical Clinic at the same location. 

Sunday: 8:00 AM - 10:30 AM
Carol Gamble Send email
Chef Robbie Rodgers Send email
Updated within the last year
0.44 miles away, 504 Avenue E, San Antonio, TX, 78215 , D1
Notice

Naloxone (also known as Narcan), the antidote for opioid poisoning, is available at this site.

We provide warm meals, showers with CAM, ID Recovery, respite, small groups, computer lab, street outreach, and personalized case management.

This program is in partnership with Grace Lutheran Church, the City of San Antonio, and local nonprofits including Christian Assistance Ministries (CAM), Haven for Hope, SA Hope Center, First Presbyterian Church, and Communities Under the Bridge (CUB).

The center is for anyone experiencing homelessness, about to experience homelessness, or in need of respite during the day.

All services are free.

Hours
Monday: 9:30 AM - 3:00 PM
Tuesday: 9:30 AM - 3:00 PM
Wednesday: 9:30 AM - 3:00 PM
Thursday: 9:30 AM - 3:00 PM
Friday: 9:30 AM - 3:00 PM
Saturday: CLOSED
Sunday: CLOSED

A warm meal is served at 12:00 PM. Case Management is available Monday - Friday: 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM. Harm Reduction is available Monday - Friday: 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM. ID Recovery is available Monday: 9:30 AM (first come, first served). Showers are available Tuesday, Thursday, Friday: 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM.
Brittney Ackderson Send email
Updated within the last 1 month.

Adults and seniors are invited to participate in many recreational, educational, and social programs.

With a focus on encouraging healthy lifestyles, both physical and mental, a variety of classes are offered for your enjoyment. 

A hot home-cooked meal is served Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Thursdays at noon in partnership with H.E.B. A reservation is required.

Every last Wednesday of the month, people with birthdays or anniversaries that month are honored with a musical presentation, cake, or an ice cream social.

Click here to view and register for classes at this location. (If there are no results for classes at this location, a list of classes, programs, and activities at alternate locations will be provided.)

$7 annual fee for participants age 60 and over; $15 for participants ages 18-59.

Hours
Monday: 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Tuesday: 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Wednesday: 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Thursday: 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Friday: 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Saturday: CLOSED
Sunday: CLOSED

Senior Center
(210) 207-3010
Updated within the last year
This program is active from May 6, 2024 until Oct. 1, 2024

When temperatures rise to potentially dangerous levels, stay cool in the pool.

This is one of over 80 cooling centers that is operated by the City of San Antonio and open to the public.

VIA is offering fare-free trips to and from cooling centers while they remain open. Click here to find a bus route to this Cooling Center.

Free

Hours
Monday: 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Tuesday: 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Wednesday: 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Thursday: 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Friday: 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Saturday: CLOSED
Sunday: CLOSED

Updated within the last 2 months.
0.72 miles away, 600 Soledad, San Antonio, TX, 78205 , D1

580,257 volumes, including an extensive collection of Non-fiction located on the 2nd floor, Fiction located on the 5th floor, Media, Express and the Latino Collection and Resource Center located on the 1st floor, and Texana/Genealogy located on the 6th floor.

Special needs services and collections-including equipment are also available at the library-including the recent addition of the Children's Low Vision Reading Room on the 3rd floor.

The library contains an art gallery on the 1st floor with exhibits scheduled thought the year. As you explore the library you will also notice a number of art pieces from the library's collection situated throughout the library's seven-floor. On the 2nd floor, you can find the Marie Swartz Art Resource Center, which in partnership with the Southwest School of Art serves as the library of record for the School's BFA degree program.

VIA: 3, 4, 90, 95, 96, 97

Adult Changing Station available on the first floor of the Central Library across from the circulation desk.

Outside Wi-Fi Access 7:30 AM - 10:30 PM

Connectivity Resources
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Free Computer Use
Monday: 12:00 PM - 8:00 PM Tuesday: 12:00 AM - 8:00 PM Wednesday: 10:00 PM - 6:00 PM Thursday: 10:00 AM - 6:00 PM Friday: 10:00 AM - 6:00 PM Saturday: 10:00 AM - 6:00 PM Sunday: CLOSED
Haley Holmes
(210) 207-2500
Updated within the last year
This program is active from May 6, 2024 until Oct. 1, 2024

When temperatures rise to potentially dangerous levels, it is important to stay inside an air-conditioned space whenever possible.

This is one of over 80 cooling centers that is operated by the City of San Antonio and open to the public.

Hours
Monday: 12:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Tuesday: 12:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Wednesday: 10:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Thursday: 10:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Friday: 10:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Saturday: 10:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Sunday: CLOSED

Updated within the last 2 months.
0.81 miles away, 626 Nolan, San Antonio, TX, 78202 , D2

We strive to provide a friendly, cozy day home and courtyard to anyone in need of a safe haven to rest, enjoy a meal, engage in conversation, garden, do laundry, watch a movie, play a board game, obtain travel-size hygiene supplies, receive postal mail, and make/send and receive phone calls or email messages.

We also have free WIFI.

We are not an overnight shelter.

Must be homeless and 50 years or older to receive services other than Coordinated Entry referrals.

Free

Connectivity Resources
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Free Computer Use
Hours
Monday: 8:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Tuesday: 8:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Wednesday: 8:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Thursday: 8:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Friday: 8:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Saturday: CLOSED
Sunday: CLOSED

Updated within the last 2 months.

The Courtyard offers indoor sleeping to all individuals age 18 and older.

Haven's Promise

  • You will always be treated with kindness, compassion, dignity, and respect.
  • You will always sleep indoors.
  • You will receive three hot meals a day and any clothing you need.

Services Available

  • Housing through Haven Housing and our partners
  • Employment opportunities
  • ID Recovery: Social Security card, birth certificate, driver’s license
  • Application Assistance for Social Security, Disability, Medicare, SNAP
  • Substance use recovery
  • Detox
  • Sober living
  • LGBTQ services
  • Medical care
  • Eyecare
  • Dental care
  • Psychiatric services
  • Counseling
  • Help with abuse, trauma
  • GED classes
  • Support for parents
  • Support for school-age kids
  • Legal services
  • Showers, laundry
  • Computer use

For additional information, contact [email protected].

There are no ID or drug test requirements.

All services are at no cost to Haven clients.

Connectivity Resources
  • Computer Skills Classes
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Free Computer Use
Hours of Operaton 24/7 Intake Office Hours Monday: 7:00 AM - 3:00 PM Tuesday: 7:00 AM - 3:00 PM Wednesday: 7:00 AM - 3:00 PM Thursday: 7:00 AM - 3:00 PM Friday: 7:00 AM - 3:00 PM Saturday: CLOSED Sunday: CLOSED
Haven For Hope Courtyard
(210) 220-2480
Updated within the last 4 months.
This program is active from May 10, 2024 until Oct. 1, 2024

When temperatures rise to potentially dangerous levels, stay cool in the pool.

This is one of over 80 cooling centers that is operated by the City of San Antonio and open to the public.

VIA is offering fare-free trips to and from cooling centers while they remain open. Click here to find a bus route to this Cooling Center.

Free.

Hours
Monday: 5:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Tuesday: 5:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Wednesday: 5:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Thursday: 5:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Friday: 5:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Saturday: 5:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Sunday: 5:00 AM - 11:00 PM

Updated within the last 2 months.

The John Tobin Community Center is an open play center with an indoor gym and two game rooms. Half-court basketball is scheduled daily, and table games are available.

Hours
Monday: 3:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Tuesday: 3:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Wednesday: 3:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Thursday: 3:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Friday: 3:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Saturday: 10:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Sunday: CLOSED

Updated within the last 4 months.
This program is active from May 7, 2024 until Oct. 1, 2024

When temperatures rise to potentially dangerous levels, it is important to stay inside an air-conditioned space whenever possible.

This is one of over 80 cooling centers that is operated by the City of San Antonio and open to the public.

VIA is offering fare-free trips to and from cooling centers while they remain open. Click here to find a bus route to this Cooling Center.

Free

Hours
Monday: 3:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Tuesday: 9:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Wednesday: 3:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Thursday: 3:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Friday: 3:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Saturday: 1:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Sunday: CLOSED

Updated within the last 2 months.
This program is active from May 6, 2024 until Oct. 1, 2024

When temperatures rise to potentially dangerous levels, it is important to stay inside an air-conditioned space whenever possible.

This is one of over 80 cooling centers that is operated by the City of San Antonio and open to the public.

VIA is offering fare-free trips to and from cooling centers as long as they remain open. Click here to find a bus route to this Cooling Center.

Free

Hours
Monday: 12:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Tuesday: 12:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Wednesday: 10:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Thursday: 10:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Friday: 10:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Saturday: 10:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Sunday: 10:00 AM - 6:00 PM

Updated within the last 2 months.

Approximately 26,000 volumes including videos, DVDs, music CDs, audiobooks, and Read Alongs

San Pedro has a small collection serving neighborhood adults, young people, and children with materials about San Antonio and local area history.

VIA: 3, 4, 20

Monday: 12:00 PM - 8:00 PM Tuesday: 10:00 AM - 8:00 PM Wednesday: 10:00 PM - 6:00 PM Thursday: 10:00 AM - 6:00 PM Friday: 10:00 AM - 6:00 PM Saturday: 10:00 AM - 6:00 PM Sunday: 10:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Nathanieal Laubner
(210) 207-9050
Updated within the last 5 months.
This program is active from May 6, 2024 until Oct. 1, 2024

When temperatures rise to potentially dangerous levels, it is important to stay inside an air-conditioned space whenever possible.

This is one of over 80 cooling centers that is operated by the City of San Antonio and open to the public.

VIA is offering fare-free trips to and from cooling centers while they remain open. Click here to find a bus route to this Cooling Center.

Free

Hours
Monday: 3:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Tuesday: 3:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Wednesday: 3:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Thursday: 3:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Friday: 3:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Saturday: 1:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Sunday: CLOSED

Updated within the last 2 months.
This program is active from May 10, 2024 until Oct. 1, 2024

When temperatures rise to potentially dangerous levels, stay cool in the pool.

This is one of over 80 cooling centers that is operated by the City of San Antonio and open to the public.

VIA is offering fare-free trips to and from cooling centers while they remain open. Click here to find a bus route to this Cooling Center.

Free

Hours
Monday: 1:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Tuesday: 1:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Wednesday: 1:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Thursday: 1:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Friday: 1:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Saturday: 1:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Sunday: 1:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Updated within the last 2 months.

Guadalupe Community Center provides immediate help to address food insecurity, reduce poverty, and prevent homelessness.

Hours
Monday: 8:30 AM - 5:00 PM
Tuesday: 8:30 AM - 5:00 PM
Wednesday: 8:30 AM - 5:00 PM
Thursday: 8:30 AM - 5:00 PM
Friday: 8:30 AM - 5:00 PM
Saturday: CLOSED
Sunday: CLOSED

Updated within the last 1 month.

As part of a coalition with the City of San Antonio Department of Human Services, United Way of San Antonio and Bexar County, and the Society of St. Vincent de Paul, Catholic Charities is continuing Project Cool, a program that provides free 20-inch box fans to older adults in an effort to provide heat relief and prevent heat-related illness during the hot summer months in San Antonio. The goal of the program is to provide free fans as a low-cost, low-energy means to keep seniors cool without incurring high utility bills.

How to receive a free fan:

  • 55 years of age or older
  • Must provide a driver’s license; or
    Disabled, must provide disability letter.

Free

Updated within the last month

As part of a coalition with the City of San Antonio Department of Human Services, United Way of San Antonio and Bexar County, and the Society of St. Vincent de Paul, Catholic Charities is continuing Project Cool, a program that provides free 20-inch box fans to older adults in an effort to provide heat relief and prevent heat-related illness during the hot summer months in San Antonio. The goal of the program is to provide free fans as a low-cost, low-energy means to keep seniors cool without incurring high utility bills.

How to receive a free fan:

  • 55 years of age or older
  • Must provide a driver’s license; or
    Disabled, must provide disability letter.

Free

Updated within the last month
This program is active from May 6, 2024 until Oct. 1, 2024

When temperatures rise to potentially dangerous levels, it is important to stay inside an air-conditioned space whenever possible.

This is one of over 80 cooling centers that is operated by the City of San Antonio and open to the public.

VIA is offering fare-free trips to and from cooling centers while they remain open. Click here to find a bus route to this Cooling Center.

Free

Hours
Monday: 7:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Tuesday: 7:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Wednesday: 7:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Thursday: 7:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Friday: 7:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Saturday: CLOSED
Sunday: CLOSED

Updated within the last 2 months.

This center provides programs to help seniors lead active, independent, and engaged lives. This is done through comprehensive nutrition, wellness, and education services.

Services include:

  • A daily lunchtime meal
  • Transportation services to eligible seniors living within a 5-mile radius of the center 

Programs and activities include:

  • Exercise classes
  • Drawing and painting classes
  • Dance classes
  • Field trips
  • Health and education
  • Percussion group
  • Walking group

To become eligible to attend this center and participate in services, individuals must reside in Bexar County and meet one of the following criteria:

  • 60 years and older
  • Under 60 years married to a 60+ participant who attends the center and accompanies the participant to the center
  • Under 60 years, disabled, and resides with a 60+ participant and accompanies the participant to the center (only applicable to the HEAL Meal Program)
Connectivity Resources
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Free Computer Use
Bertha Franklin
Maria Andrade
Updated within the last 5 months.
This program is active from May 6, 2024 until Oct. 1, 2024

When temperatures rise to potentially dangerous levels, it is important to stay inside an air-conditioned space whenever possible.

This is one of over 80 cooling centers that is operated by the City of San Antonio and open to the public.

VIA is offering fare-free trips to and from cooling centers while they remain open. Click here to find a bus route to this Cooling Center.

Free

Hours
Monday: 2:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Tuesday: 2:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Wednesday: 2:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Thursday: 2:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Friday: 2:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Saturday: 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Sunday: CLOSED

Updated within the last 2 months.
Notice

Bazan Branch Library is undergoing renovations. Please verify services and hours before visiting.

61,956 volumes with an extensive Spanish book collection (adult and juvenile), a small Latino collection and good picture book collection, videos, DVDs, music CDs and audiobooks.

All Spanish language magazines circulate, including Buen Hogar, Geo Mundo, Ideas, Selecciones del Reader's Digest.

Nearby Via routes: 75, 76

Connectivity Resources
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Free Computer Use
Hours
Monday: 12:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Tuesday: 12:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Wednesday: 10:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Thursday: 10:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Friday: 10:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Saturday: 10:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Sunday: 10:00 AM - 6:00 PM

Jimmy Jimenez
(210) 207-9160
Updated within the last 1 month.
This program is active from May 6, 2024 until Oct. 1, 2024

When temperatures rise to potentially dangerous levels, it is important to stay inside an air-conditioned space whenever possible.

This is one of over 80 cooling centers that is operated by the City of San Antonio and open to the public.

VIA is offering fare-free trips to and from cooling centers while they remain open. Click here to find a bus route to this Cooling Center.

Free

Hours
Monday: 8:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Tuesday: 8:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Wednesday: 8:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Thursday: 8:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Friday: 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Saturday: CLOSED
Sunday: CLOSED

Updated within the last 2 months.

Collection varies between 44,000 to 45,000 volumes including videos, DVDs, music CDs, and audiobooks

VIA: 54

Connectivity Resources
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Free Computer Use
Monday: 12:00 PM - 8:00 PM Tuesday: 10:00 AM - 8:00 PM Wednesday: 10:00 PM - 6:00 PM Thursday: 10:00 AM - 6:00 PM Friday: 10:00 AM - 6:00 PM Saturday: 10:00 AM - 6:00 PM Sunday: 10:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Troy Hoyles
(210) 207-2630
Updated within the last 5 months.
This program is active from May 6, 2024 until Oct. 1, 2024

When temperatures rise to potentially dangerous levels, it is important to stay inside an air-conditioned space whenever possible.

This is one of over 80 cooling centers that is operated by the City of San Antonio and open to the public.

VIA is offering fare-free trips to and from cooling centers as long as they remain open. Click here to find a bus route to this Cooling Center.

Free

Hours
Monday: 12:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Tuesday: 12:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Wednesday: 10:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Thursday: 10:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Friday: 10:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Saturday: 10:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Sunday: 10:00 AM - 6:00 PM

Updated within the last 2 months.
This program is active from May 7, 2024 until Oct. 1, 2024

When temperatures rise to potentially dangerous levels, it is important to stay inside an air-conditioned space whenever possible.

This is one of over 80 cooling centers that is operated by the City of San Antonio and open to the public.

VIA is offering fare-free trips to and from cooling centers while they remain open. Click here to find a bus route to this Cooling Center.

Free

Hours
Monday: 2:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Tuesday: 2:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Wednesday: 2:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Thursday: 2:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Friday: 2:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Saturday: 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Sunday: CLOSED

Updated within the last 2 months.
This program is active from May 6, 2024 until Oct. 1, 2024

When temperatures rise to potentially dangerous levels, it is important to stay inside an air-conditioned space whenever possible.

This is one of over 80 cooling centers operated by the City of San Antonio and open to the public.

VIA is offering fare-free trips to and from cooling centers while they remain open. Click here to find a bus route to this Cooling Center.

Free.

Hours
Monday: 3:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Tuesday: 3:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Wednesday: 3:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Thursday: 3:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Friday: 3:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Saturday: 1:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Sunday: CLOSED

Updated within the last 2 months.
This program is active from May 6, 2024 until Oct. 1, 2024

When temperatures rise to potentially dangerous levels, stay cool in the pool.

This is one of over 80 cooling centers that is operated by the City of San Antonio and open to the public.

VIA is offering fare-free trips to and from cooling centers while they remain open. Click here to find a bus route to this Cooling Center.

Free

Hours
Monday: 9:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Tuesday: 9:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Wednesday: 9:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Thursday: 9:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Friday: 9:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Saturday: 9:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Sunday: 9:00 AM - 9:00 PM

Updated within the last 2 months.