Red Cross Shelters Closing


The American Red Cross of West Michigan is closing shelters in Calhoun, Kent, and Ionia Counties at 5:00 p.m. on Wednesday, November 20. These are three of seven Red Cross shelters that were opened after widespread power outages following the severe weather on Sunday. Four shelters will remain open 24 hours a day in Berrien, Cass, Kalamazoo, and Van Buren Counties as long as there is a need.


BARRY COUNTY – Warming Center
YMCA Camp Algonquin, Open 6 a.m. – 5 p.m.
2055 Iroquois Trail, Hastings, MI 49058

BERRIEN COUNTY - Shelter
First Church of God
2627 Niles Ave.; St. Joseph, MI 49085

CALHOUN COUNTY – Warming Center
American Red Cross, Open 8:30 a.m. – 5 p.m.
14600 Beadle Lake Rd.; Battle Creek, MI 49014


CASS COUNTY - Shelter
Dowagiac Armory Headquarters
700 W. Prairie Ronde St.; Dowagiac, MI 49047

KALAMAZOO COUNTY - Shelter
American Red Cross
5640 Venture Ct.; Kalamazoo, MI 49009

VAN BUREN COUNTY - Shelter
American Red Cross  
301 N. Center St.; Hartford, MI 49057

If in need of further assistance, call 211.