Shelter and Warming Center Update January 7

Red Cross volunteer helping lady in a shelter

Multiple shelters are remain open today, January 7, for stranded motorists unable to continue on dangerous, snow-covered roads.  The shelter in Tuscola has been moved to “stand-by” and is closed unless local officials feel it is needed.

Litchfield, IL (Community Shelter) – Latter Rain located at 1200 E. Union Avenue.
Mattoon, IL (Red Cross Shelter) – First Presbyterian Church located at 10 Charleston Avenue.
Gilman, IL (Red Cross Shelter) - St. Paul Lutheran Church located at 116 N. Thomas Street.

Warming Center
Decatur, IL – Mid Illinois Chapter located at 2674 N. Main Street.

Local Red Cross officials are in constant contact with emergency management and stand ready to open or support more shelters as needed.