Response to extreme heat - Cooling Centres

In response to this week’s forecasted extreme heat, the following locations are open and available to the public to provide a cool space and respite from external temperatures. Water will also be provided.

  • Recreation centre lobbies and libraries (including the Cowichan Aquatic Centre)
  • Cowichan Tribes will be hosting a cooling centre Tuesday - Friday, 10 am – 8 pm at the Elders Building
  • Cowichan Neighbourhood House (Chemainus) will be hosting a cooling centre Tuesday – Friday, 10 am – 8 pm
  • Warmland House will be open during the day as a cooling centre
  • BC Housing will set up communal cooling spaces within buildings.

Visit www.northcowichan.ca/heat for more information.