Cooling Centers

West Michigan is facing extreme weather conditions over the next few days. Below is a list of cooling centers throughout and the times they can be accessed. Please call 2-1-1 to identify additional resources or view 2-1-1’s Pocket Guide by clicking here.

Grand Rapids

Alano Club of Kent County: Open daily, 8 a.m. – 9 p.m.
1020 College Ave NE, Grand Rapids, MI 49503

Dégagé Ministries: Open Monday through Saturday 7-11:30 a.m., 1-7:30 p.m., (except 2nd Thursdays – closed until 5 p.m.)  
144 Division Ave S, Grand Rapids, MI 49503

Gods Kitchen: Open Monday through Saturday 12:30-2 p.m. (except 1st Fridays), and Sunday from 2:30-4 p.m.  
303 Division Ave S, Grand Rapids, MI 49503

Grand Rapids HQ: Open to ages 14-19 Monday-Thursday 3:30-5:30 p.m. Open to ages 20-24 Tuesday-Thursday from 12:30-2:30 p.m.
320 State St SE, Grand Rapids, MI 49503

Guiding Light Works: Open 7 days a week from 8am -6pm.
255 Division Ave S, Grand Rapids, MI 49503

Heartside Ministry: Open Monday through Friday 1-4 p.m. 
54 Division Ave S, Grand Rapids, MI 49503

Mel Trotter Ministries: during Code Red (extreme heat) the curfew for shelter is lifted, check in time for emergency shelter is still 4pm. For individuals who previously had a bar, the bar is lifted. The day center is open as a cooling matrix from 7am to 5pm everyday.
225 Commerce Ave. SE, Grand Rapids, MI 49503

Westminster Presbyterian Church: Open Monday through Thursday 9 a.m. – 4 p.m. 
47 Jefferson Ave SE, Grand Rapids, MI


Douglass Community Center: Open Saturday, noon- 5 p.m.
1000 W Paterson St., Kalamazoo, MI 49007

First Congregational Church: Open Thursday and Friday, noon – 8 p.m.
345 W Michigan Ave., Kalamazoo, MI 49007


Bouws Pool: Open Wednesday through Sunday, 12 p.m. – 8 p.m.
365 Fairbanks Ave., Holland, MI 49423

Herrick District Library: Open Thursday through Saturday, 9 a.m. – 6 p.m. and Sunday, 1 p.m. – 6 p.m.
300 S River Ave., Holland, MI 49423

Holland Civic Center Place: Open Thursday through Saturday, 8 a.m. – 5 p.m.
150 W 8th St., Holland, MI 49423

Holland Rescue Mission: Open Thursday through Sunday, 8 a.m. – 7 p.m.
661 E. 24th St., Suite 300, Holland, MI 49423