White Rock’s Daytime Warming Centre provides refuge for people experiencing homelessness during cold weather. The Centre will operate daily from November 27, 2023 - March 8, 2024. Hours of operation are 7:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Daytime Warming Centre Information:
Location: 14600 N Bluff Rd, White Rock BC (in a modular building adjacent to the community gardens near Centennial Arena)
Services: meals/snacks, personal care, mental health resources, counselling
Donations are needed and gratefully accepted. **Please note that clothing donations are not accepted at this time**
Monetary donations may be made to the daytime warming centre. Donations will be placed in a reserve fund designated for the operation of this facility. Make a monetary donation to the daytime warming centre online. Alternatively, large amounts ($5,000+) can be made by personal or company cheque at City Hall.
To donate food and other needed supplies, drop off during centre hours by knocking on the door.
Supplies that are needed:
Towels to dry people head to toe when wet
Hand and feet warmers
Wound healing ointment
All sizes of bandages
Disposable cups (hot liquids)
Bags of sugar
Very soft and chewy snack bars
Fruit cups with high sugar syrup
Pudding cups (all flavors)
Pasta (all kinds)
Quick flavored rice
Cereal (all varieties)
Teriyaki sauces and other sweet sauces
White Rock's Daytime Warming Centre is funded by the City of White Rock.