Winter Storm Information & Resources

United Way 2-1-1 is Connecticut’s statewide, 24 hour, information and referral service. Click on the links below for local, state and federal information and resources available to Connecticut residents regarding Winter Storms.

State & Federal Disaster Emergency Service Resources

If resources on overnight shelters & warming centers and other resources are needed and become available, 2-1-1 will add information below.

(Please note that if you do not see your city/town warming centers listed – libraries, senior centers and other public locations are suggested as warming centers during severe cold weather events.)

Where to find temporary shelter during cold/warm weather:

  • Cold Weather Shelters/Warming Centers
  • Mass Care Shelters

2-1-1 eLibrary

For additional information and resources on preparing for a Winter Storm/Blizzard or Severe Cold Weather or for safety tips regarding detecting Carbon Monoxide (CO) in the home, see the following 2-1-1 eLibrary papers: