2012-05-25


County Seniors Can Beat the Heat at Centers With Extended Hours

PITTSBURGH – Because of the extreme heat expected for the holiday weekend, some of the senior centers in Allegheny County will remain open longer than their usual hours of operation. These centers are listed below:

Center

Location

Telephone

Cooling Island  Days

Times Open

Homewood Healthy Active Living
Community  Center

7321 Frankstown Ave.
Pittsburgh/Homewood

412-244-4190

May 26, 27 and 28

11 am-7 pm

Seton Center

1900 Pioneer Avenue
Pittsburgh/Brookline

412-344-4777

May 25
May 26

9 am-9 pm
9 am-5 pm

All county adults age 60 and older are welcome to visit any of the County-funded senior centers during regular hours of operation (up to eight hours during peak heat times) to socialize and enjoy some activities while taking refuge from the heat. 

For a complete list of all Allegheny County senior centers, please visit:  www.alleghenycounty.us/dhs/seniorcenters.aspx.

Tips for keeping cool are located on the Allegheny County Department of Human Services website at www.alleghenycounty.us/dhs/cooling-tips.aspx .

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