Call 703-691-2131 to Report Anyone Who Needs Emergency Shelter in Fairfax County
If you see someone unsheltered in this extreme cold weather, call the non-emergency phone line at 703-691-2131, TTY 711.
Fairfax County’s emergency homeless shelters have additional capacity during winter months to take in people overnight who are at risk of hypothermia. Emergency personnel will determine which shelter option is best in the situation. Learn more about our emergency shelters and hypothermia program.
Even after the snow passes through our area later tonight, we are facing very cold temperatures for the rest of the week. There is also a wind chill advisory until noon on Wednesday. Temperatures will feel as low as 12 degrees below zero.
If you don’t have electricity or heat, however, you can take in a movie, stroll through a shopping center or visit one of the Fairfax County Warming Centers:
You are encouraged to check the operating hours to ensure the facility is open before arriving.