The City is activating the Citywide Freeze Plan beginning the evening of Friday, Jan. 12, and ending the morning of Friday, Jan. 19 to provide temporary overnight shelter for homeless residents. Homeless individuals needing shelter will be accepted, free of charge:
- The Salvation Army, 4530 South Claiborne Ave. – will accept men and women beginning at 4 p.m.
- Ozanam Inn, 843 Camp St. – will accept men only beginning at 4 p.m.
- Covenant House, 611 North Rampart St. – will accept men and women between the ages of 16 to 21, their dependent children, and any woman with dependent minor children 24/7.
- New Orleans Mission, 1130 Oretha Castle Haley Blvd. – will accept men and women beginning at 4 p.m.
Call the New Orleans Police Department non-emergency number, 504-821-2222, to report someone in need of shelter.