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Heat Emergency - A heat emergency is in effect for Washington, DC. Residents are urged to take precautions against the heat.
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24-hour Shelter Hotline

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DHS maintains a 24-hour shelter hotline to facilitate access to information on available programs and services. 

The number for the shelter hotline is 

(202) 399-7093.

Hypothermia/Hyperthermia Alerts

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