Community residents looking to escape the heat are welcome at cooling centers are available, throughout suburban Cook County. A list of cooling centers in or near the 14th District is provided below. Be sure to call before going to a listed cooling center to make sure it is open.
Additionally, all communities in suburban Cook County have a local senior service agency that can help with cooling and other issues. Older adults and their caregivers can call AgeOptions for information on avoiding heat-related illness, and to find their local agency. Please call AgeOptions at (708) 383-0258, (800) 699-9043 or (708) 524-1653 (TTY).
201 Spring Street in Barrington
1700 Ballard Avenue in Park Ridge
New Trier Township
739 Elm Street in Winnetka
5255 Main Street in Skokie
3801 W Lake Ave in Glenview
721 South Quentin Road
1 Illinois Boulevard in Hoffman Estates
1616 North Arlington Heights Road in Arlington Heights
For a complete list of cooling centers, please visit the Cook County Department of Homeland Security and Emergency Management’s website.