Wilkes-Barre Transformation Center
Wilkes-Barre Code Blue Shelter
An emergency shelter that opens when a "Code Blue" alert is issued when the forecast temperature, including wind chills, is expected to reach 20 degrees or lower, or a foot or more of snow, according to AccuWeather. Shelter provides a place of warmth for the night, protection from the weather conditions. Guests are provided with Bedrolls, cots, bedding, pilllows, access to bathroom and shower.
290 Parkview Circle
Wilkes Barre, PA 18702
Eligibility: Adults age 18 and older (no children) experiencing homelessness in Wilkes-Barre area.
Hours: During a "Code Blue" alert, community members may enter at 9:00pm and leave the next morning at 6:00am.
Phone/FAX Numbers
  • (570) 871-4795 Ext: 300 Main
  • (570) 871-4795 Main
Email Address: Connect@KeystoneMission.org
Intake Procedure: Walk-in when Code Blue alert is issued.
Intake Requirements: In the Public Square in Wilkes-Barre, a blue light is lit up when a "Code Blue" alert is issured.
Fee Amounts: Free
Geographical Area: Luzerne
Services:
  • Extreme Cold Warming Centers
  • Extreme Weather Shelters
  • Public Showers/Baths * Homeless Shelter Residents
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Wilkes-Barre Transformation Center
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