BronxWorks Heights Senior Center is currently closed. Older adults needing meals or case assistance can go to the Morris Innovative Senior Center or the East Concourse Senior Center. Call 929.430.3103 for assistance.

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CODE RED

code red in front of the sun on the left side of the image. A thermometer reading above 100 degrees on the right side of the image

With temperatures estimated above 90 degrees, life on the streets can go from unbearable to deadly. The City of New York has declared a “CODE RED” which means the BronxWorks Homeless Outreach Team will be working hard to help our most vulnerable neighbors get off the streets and into shelter.

Designated cooling centers are open today all around New York City and the Bronx. If you are living without air conditioning and need a place to cool down contact 311 or click here to find a cooling center near you. Please check on your neighbors, especially the elderly and sick. Cooling centers are open and available to the public.

Many BronxWorks Senior Centers and Community Centers are open as cooling centers:

BronxWorks Heights Senior Center
*For Seniors Only
10 a.m. – 6 p.m.
200 W. Tremont Ave.
Bronx, NY 10453
718.299.6300

BronxWorks Morris Innovative Senior Center
*For Seniors Only
10 a.m. – 4 p.m.
80 E. 181st St.
Bronx, NY 10453
718.933.5300

BronxWorks East Concourse Senior Center
*For Seniors Only
12 p.m. – 6 p.m.
236 E. Tremont Ave.
Bronx, NY 10457

BronxWorks Betances Cornerstone Community Center
8 a.m. – 9 p.m.
547 E. 146th St.
Bronx, NY 10455
718.585.5040

BronxWorks Classic Cornerstone Community Center
8 a.m. – 9 p.m.
286 E. 156th St.
Bronx, NY 10451
718.665.1300

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