Maryhaven opens summer cooling centers

The Maryhaven Collaborative Outreach Team is offering summer cooling stations with temperature on the rise. These stations will be provided on days when temperature reach 91 degrees with a 40 percent relative humidity or above.


Stowe Baptist Church: Rev. Michael Brooks                                                                                               445-8400

Serve a lunch meal from 11:00 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. Monday-Friday. All are welcome

MCOT will be available to triage clients during the lunch hours on Mondays.

MCOT will contact Stowe Baptist daily for anyone in crisis


YMCA: Jim Kerr                                                                                                                                       778-9797

Willing to open residency lobby to persons experiencing homelessness from 11:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.

Willing to run a sign-in sheet and then to contact MCOT at the end of each day with names and possible locations

MCOT providing water in the mornings and will follow up on crisis clients identified through YMCA triage


Trinity Episcopal: Diane Donato                                                                                                                 221-5351

125 E. Broad Street

8:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m. Monday-Friday

SID is delivering water as needed

The church has indicated no additional assistance is needed


Trinity Lutheran Church                                                                                                                            224-6818

404 S. 3rd Street

8:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. Monday-Friday


Vineyard Church: Pastor Dan Franz                                                                                                           259-5336

452 English Way

Wednesday: 5:00 p.m. – 6:15 p.m.

Saturday: 9:30 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.


Broad Street United Methodist: Deb Brierly                                                                                                 221-4571

501 E. Broad Street

4:30 p.m. – 7:00 p.m. Monday-Friday


The Open Shelter                                                                                                                                     222-8130

59 E. Mound Street

10:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m. Monday-Friday


Holy Family

MCOT will provide water and engagement during open hours

10:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.


Stoneybrook United Methodist Church-John Raab                                                                                        471-0252

485 Cherry Bottom Road, Gahanna, Ohio

8:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.

In extreme weather emergency arrangement will be made for weekend assistance.


House of David –Brian Hall

1779 South 4th Street, 43207

1:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m. Monday-Friday


Church for all People: David Cofer                                                                                                            445-7342

Closed Mondays

Tuesday: 10:00 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.

Wednesday: 1:00 p.m. – 3:30 p.m.

Thursday: 10:00 a.m.-12:30 p.m.

Friday: 3:00 p.m. – 5:30 p.m.

Saturday: 10:00 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.

Sunday: breakfast (9:00 a.m.), worship (10:00 a.m.)

MCOT will be providing water and engaging clients daily and as needed for crisis. The church will contact MCOT for emergency individuals.


Faith Mission: Sue Villilo                                                                                                                            224-6617 ext. 2171

A cooling spot for anyone in the community

Faith Mission and SID will triage

If Faith Mission requires assistance from MCOT, Sue Villilo will contact Deb Rambo, MCOT Coordinator


Divine Mercy Ministries                                                                                                                                554-2693

80 S. 6th Street

All week, in the afternoons/evenings exact hours TBD


Downtown Main Library

SID and HCFH covering triage services

SID will contact MCOT if additional assistance is needed

SID is providing water


Wexner Center

Allowing folks to come in for cooling in the afternoons


Capital Crossroads/SID and Discovery District SID

 Ambassadors will provide water to anyone in need