Glens Falls Code Blue

Glens Falls Code Blue provides emergency overnight shelter to homeless people in the Greater Glens Falls Area.

A Code Blue night is called when the forecast is for a temperature of 32 degrees or lower (including wind chill) or at least 12 inches of precipitation.

Code Blue

Location

Code Blue will be located at the old Warren County Teen Detention facility on Gurney Lane.  We will be open there from 6:00 at night until 8:00 in the morning. 

Guest pickups will be at the Ridge Street Bus Kiosk at 6:10pm & 8:30pm with a bus back in the morning.

If you would like to volunteer to drive, please contact us through this website.

We are curently looking to hire Shelter Supervisors. Click here for more details.

Code Blue

Donations

Cold winters put a strain on our resources.  We thank our community for their generosity in helping their homeless neighbors.

Donations may be dropped off at our 47 Lawrence St. location weekdays between 9:00 am and 6:00 pm.

Click here for a list of needed items.

 

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Code Blue

Volunteers

We are looking for volunteers to help out at the Code Blue Shelter in the following ways:

  • filling shifts at the shelter when we're open
  • providing meals for Code Blue guests on the days the Open Door Kitchen is closed
  • driving the Code Blue shuttle from the Ridge St. Terminal in Glens Falls to the Code Blue Shelter at 46 Gurney Lane, Queensbury at 8:30pm.
  • If you would like to volunteer at the shelter, please RSVP by clicking below to sing up for one of 4 training dates and then RSVP at signup.com, or email davebouf@opendoor-ny.org . This training is MANDATORY for all volunteers and staff. We are in need of volunteers to fill shifts at the Code Blue shelter, provide meals for Code Blue, and drive the Code Blue Shuttle. The following Code Blue Training Dates are available: Tuesday January 10th and Thursday January 19th from 6:30pm-8:30pm @ the Open Door Kitchen. 

Click on the links below to sign up to volunteer for these needs!

SIGN UP FOR CODE BLUE TRAINING
 

SIGN UP TO VOLUNTEER FOR A SHIFT AT CODE BLUE

SIGN UP TO DRIVE THE CODE BLUE SHUTTLE

SIGN UP TO PROVIDE MEALS FOR CODE BLUE GUESTS

It's Easy - you will NOT need to register an account or keep a password on SignUp.com.