Polk County, Florida -- The American Red Cross is opening cold weather shelters beginning at 6 p.m. on Thursday, January 16.
- St. Joseph Catholic Church - 535 Ave. M Northwest, Winter Haven
- First Presbyterian Church - 16 N 3rd Street, Lake Wales
- The Salvation Army in Lakeland, only provides shelter for families with children. Dinner will be provided for families who check in by 5 p.m. This shelter will accept families into the night. Morning check-out is 7:30 a.m. The Salvation Army Center of Hope is located at 830 N. Massachusetts Ave. in Lakeland.
- Talbot House in Lakeland, located in Lakeland at 814 N. Kentucky Ave. For questions about this shelter please call 863-687-8475.
- Lighthouse Ministries in Lakeland provides shelter to MEN ONLY. Lighthouse Ministries is located at 117 E. Magnolia Street in Lakeland.