Cold Weather 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 Storm.

State & Federal Disaster Emergency Service Resources

Where to find resources during Winter Storm:

General emergency information will be placed here with the following services mentioned below as 2-1-1 receives essential details for Connecticut residents on power outages, road closures, etc... during the storm.

If overnight shelters and/or warming centers are set up by City/town Emergency Management Offices due to blizzard we will provide details at the following links:

Where to find overnight shelters, dial 211 for assistance

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: