Code Blue

For information on the Code Blue Shelters, their locations, and to get the most up to date information about shelter openings for a given night, please visit The Housing Link website

Bucks County will call Code Blue whenever the temperature goes below 20 degrees but may also be called with higher temperatures based on consideration of wind chill, precipitation, or other circumstances. A Code Blue may be called for a single night’s duration in the event of extreme cold or other situation creating a public health risk.

The Code Blue Shelters are independently operated by non-profit organizations and open when the temperature is 26 degrees or below in addition to other individual criteria; opening dependent on having enough volunteers.