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NORTH TEXAS (CBSDFW.COM) – With the mercury in the thermometer continuing to rise and more scorching temperatures in the forecast, the Salvation Army has activating 14 cooling stations.

The locations are meant to provide life-saving relief for the homeless, people without air conditioning and those whose jobs require them to work outside.

The Salvation Army’s two emergency homeless shelters in Dallas and Fort Worth are among the cooling station locations. These cooling stations will be open seven days a week, from 9:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m., and are located at:

The Salvation Army Homeless Shelter
5302 Harry Hines Blvd.
Dallas, Texas

The Salvation Army Homeless Shelter
1855 E. Lancaster Avenue
Fort Worth, Texas

Cooling Stations will also be at 12 of the Salvation Army’s community centers. The following locations are open weekdays from 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.:

Cedar Crest (East Oak Cliff)
1007 Hutchins Road
Dallas, TX 75203

1508 East McKinney Street
Denton, TX 76201

250 East Grauwyler Road
Irving, TX 75061

600 Wilson Creek Pkwy
McKinney, TX 75069

712 W. Abram Street
Arlington, TX 76013

Oak Cliff
1617 W. Jefferson Blvd
Dallas, TX 75208

Pleasant Grove
8341 Elam Road
Dallas, Texas 75217

451 W. Ave D
Garland, TX 75040

207 Elm Street
Lewisville, TX 75067

3528 E. 14th Street
Plano, TX 75074

Northside Corps (N. Fort Worth)
3023 NW 24th St
Fort Worth, TX 7610

The Salvation Army, Ellis County
620 Farley St. Waxahachie, TX 75165

Cooling stations provide two necessary things for those at risk of heat exposure: hydration and a cool environment.

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