As the Peace Country heads into another cold snap, preparations are being made to protect those at risk.

As of February 26th, an Emergency Warming Centre is now fully activated in Dawson Creek with daytime warming hours available until March 4, 2024.

The shelter has the capacity to host up to 30 individuals and can provide water, warm drinks, snacks and a warm place to shelter over the next week.

If you or someone you know is in need please go to:

Nawican Shelter
1401 102 Avenue
Dawson Creek, BC
Open 24/7
(778) 843-1722.

If you are interested in helping or donating, please contact the warming Centre directly.