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DeKalb County Warming Centers to Open on February 28th

Due to forecasted cold weather, DeKalb County will open five warming centers for residents on Feb. 28, starting at 8 p.m. to use at the following locations:

Fire Station 3, 100 N. Clarendon Avenue, Avondale Estates, GA 30002

Fire Station 4, 4540 Flakes Mill Road, Ellenwood, GA 30294

Fire Station 6, 2342 Flat Shoals Road, Atlanta, GA 30316

North DeKalb Senior Center, 3393 Malone Drive, Chamblee, GA 30341

Frontline Response International, 2585 Gresham Road, Atlanta 30316

Anyone staying in the warming centers must follow the county’s COVID-19 protocols that include wearing a mask, social distancing and undergoing a temperature check.

Seniors needing assistance can call the Senior Link Line at (770) 322-2950 for an assessment of need.

Persons in DeKalb County who need homelessness assistance or housing services can contact DeKalb County Coordinated Entry by calling (404) 687-3500.

For more information about additional centers offered by DeKalb County and its community partners, visit