Help 211 Connecticut Update Cooling Center Listings

We are writing to remind you that 211 Connecticut can help connect the residents of your city or town to emergency resources. 
If you plan to open a cooling center in response to the hot weather, please remember to contact 211 Connecticut so that we can list your cooling center or other emergency services in our 211 database.
Help Keep Us Up to Date
When your municipality opens a cooling center, please email the following information to for inclusion in our emergency resource listing:
  1. Location of the cooling center 
  2. Dates/Times of operation  
  3. Who is eligible to visit the center? Residents only?
  4. Is the site handicapped accessible? 
  5. Are pets welcome? 
  6. What should individuals bring with them?
  7. Contact name and phone number 
Contact us at or (860) 571-6059 with any questions.

Thank you!
About 211 Connecticut

211 Connecticut is a free health and human service information and referral service, with a continuously updated database of more than 4,000 agencies and 40,000 programs and services. Free, confidential assistance is available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, every day of the year online at and over the phone by dialing 211. 211 Connecticut has organizational accreditations from the Alliance of Information and Referral Systems (AIRS), and the contact center is certified by the American Association of Suicidology for crisis intervention.