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Kent Housing and Human Services

Severe Weather Shelter

336 2nd Ave S, Kent Lutheran Church, Kent, WA, 98032

(253) 856-5070


Contact Hours: CLOSED: 9pm-7am on nights the shelter is activated.

Travel Information: Located near the intersection of W Saar St & 2nd Ave S. Call King County Metro at (206) 553-3000 or visit for public transit information.

Service Details

Service Description

Coordinates a severe weather shelter with Catholic Community Services and Kent Lutheran Church when temperatures are forecasted to be below freezing for a 24-hour period or more or when there are three or more inches of snow.
Men will be housed together in one room, women will be housed together in another room, and families will be housed together in a third area.
Shelter opening is dependent on availability of staff, volunteers and church facility.


  • Days of the Week
    • Friday 
    • Monday 
    • Saturday 
    • Sunday 
    • Thursday 
    • Tuesday 
    • Wednesday 
  • Focus Populations
    • Couples 
    • Single Men 
    • Single Parent Families Headed by Fathers 
    • Single Parent Families Headed by Mothers 
    • Single Women 
    • Two Parent Families 


No restrictions.
Priority is given to homeless families with children who are living on the streets or in vehicles.

Application Instructions

Doors open at 9pm for check-in.
Clients must register at the door. Shelter closes at 7am, when clients must vacate.



Business Hours

9pm-7am on days the shelter is activated.

Area Served

No geographic restrictions.


Phone Numbers

Type Number Hours
Administration (253) 856-5070

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