Released on January 30, 2019 - 12:18pm




The City of Laurel is opening a Warming Center tonight (1/30) at 6:30 p.m. until 6:30 a.m. on (1/31) at the Partnership Activity Center. 

PAC is located in the Barkman Kaiser Public Safety Complex at 811 5th Street in Laurel, MD.

The facility will be managed by 2 staff personnel. A uniformed Police Officer will be on duty while the center is occupied.

If no one enters the center by 10:00 PM, then the center will close.

Guests must follow the same rules that are in place at the Winter Shelter in Laurel.   Primarily that means:

  • you cannot re-enter the shelter if you leave after checking in.
  • no profanity, inappropriate contact between guests, and  no weapons
  • no alcohol  or drugs are permitted
  • argumentative behavior will not be tolerated.

*****Guests who do not abide by the Center’s rules will be asked to leave and may be prohibited from staying at other shelter locations.


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