Salvation Army Sets Up Heat Relief Stations Around Metro Phoenix

Published: Tuesday, August 29, 2017 - 10:16am
Updated: Tuesday, August 29, 2017 - 11:19am

Responding to an excessive heat warning in the Southwest, the Salvation Army has set up heat relief stations throughout the Phoenix area.

From 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. daily, crews will man 14 stations offering a cool place to escape the heat, as well as water for rehydration.

An additional mobile hydrating station will offer assistance in communities experiencing high demand.

A spokesperson for the Salvation Army urged residents to check on neighbors who might be at risk of dehydration or heat-related health issues.

As long as the excessive heat warning is in place, the stations will remain open.

Stations

Apache Junction Corps — 605 E. Broadway Road, Apache Junction
Estrella Mountain Corps  — 11 N. Third Ave., Avondale
Chandler Corps — 85 E. Saragosa St., Chandler    
Glendale Corps — 6010 W. Northern Ave., Glendale
Valley of the Sun Korean Corp — 7238 N. 61st Ave., Glendale
Mesa Corps — 241 E. Sixth St.     Mesa    Arizona
Phoenix Central Corps — 4343 N. 16th St., Phoenix
Phoenix Citadel Corps — 628 N. Third Ave., Phoenix
Phoenix Maryvale Corp — 4318 W. Clarendon Ave., Phoenix
Ray & Joan Kroc Corps Community Center South Mountain — 1375 E. Broadway Road, Phoenix
Sun Cities West Valley Corps — 17420 N. Avenue of the Arts Blvd., Surprise
Tempe Corps    40 E. University Drive, Tempe

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