Shelter list: Where you can go if you can't stay home?


Published: Friday, June 1, 2012 at 3:30 p.m.
Last Modified: Friday, June 1, 2012 at 3:30 p.m.

These sites will serve as shelters for the general population or those with special needs during a hurricane or other natural disaster.

Shelter openings will be announced based on the severity and potential damage of a storm. Contact the emergency management office in each county for more information.

ALACHUA  | BRADFORD  | CLAY  | DIXIE  | GILCHRIST  | LEVY  | PUTNAM  | UNION

ALACHUA

(352) 264-6500

-- Rawlings Elementary School

(special needs)

3500 NE 15th St.

Gainesville

-- Westwood Middle School

(special needs)

3215 NW 15th Ave.

Gainesville

-- Buchholz High School

(special needs)

5510 NW 27th Ave.

Gainesville

-- Alachua Elementary School

(special needs)

13800 NW 152nd Place

Alachua

-- Talbot Elementary School

5701 NW 43th St.

Gainesville

-- Williams Elementary School

1245 SE Seventh Ave.

Gainesville

-- Shell Elementary School

21633 SE 65th Ave.

Hawthorne

-- Archer Community School

14533 SW 170th St.

Archer

-- Eastside High School

1201 SE 45th Terrace

Gainesville

-- Kanapaha Middle School

5005 SW 75th St.

Gainesville

-- Oak View Middle School

1203 SW 250th St.

Newberry

-- Waldo Community School

14450 NE 148th Place

Waldo

-- High Springs Community School

1015 N. Main

High Springs

BRADFORD

(904) 966-6336

-- Bradford High School

581 N. Temple Ave.

Starke

-- Bradford Middle School

527 N. Orange St.

Starke

-- Starke Elementary School

(general population, special needs and pet shelter)

1000 Weldon St.

Bldg. 4

Starke

-- Lawtey Community School

North Park Street and U.S. 301

Lawtey

-- Brooker Elementary School

18551 Charlotte Ave. (SR 18)

Brooker

-- Hampton Elementary School

SR 221 and CR 18

Hampton

-- Southside Elementary School

823 Stanbury St.

Starke

-- Reception and Medical Center

(sex offender shelter)

7765 S. CR 231

Lake Butler

CLAY

(904) 284-7703

-- Argyle Elementary

2625 Spencer Plantation Blvd.

Orange Park

-- Oakleaf Junior High

4085 Plantation Oaks Blvd.

Orange Park

-- Oakleaf Village Elementary

410 Oakleaf Village Parkway

Orange Park

-- Orange Park High School

(Pet-friendly shelter)

2300 Kingsley Ave.

Orange Park

-- Coppergate Elementary

2250 CR 209 North

Middleburg

-- RideOut Elementary

3065 Apalachicola Blvd.,

Middleburg

-- Tynes Elementary

1550 Tynes Blvd.

Middleburg

-- Clay High School

(Pet-friendly shelter)

2025 SR 16 West

Green Cove Springs

-- Green Cove Springs Junior High

1220 Bonaventure Ave.

Green Cove Springs

-- Lake Asbury Junior High

2851 Sandridge Road

Green Cove Springs

-- Shadowlawn Elementary

2945 CR 218

Green Cove Springs

-- Clay Hill Elementary

6345 CR 218

Jacksonville

-- Keystone Heights High School

(Pet-friendly shelter)

900 SW Orchid Ave.

Keystone Heights

-- McRae Elementary

6770 CR 315 C.

Keystone Heights

-- St. Johns River Community College

(Special-needs shelter)

Thrasher-Horne Building

283 College Drive

Orange Park

DIXIE

(352) 498-1240, ext. 7

-- Ruth Rains Middle School

981 SW CR 351

Cross City

-- Anderson Elementary

815 SW CR 351

Cross City

-- Old Town Elementary School

(Special needs and general population)

221 SE 136th Ave.

Old Town

GILCHRIST

(386) 935-5400

-- Trenton Elementary School

1350 SW SR 26

Trenton

-- Bell Elementary School

2771 E. Bell Ave.

Bell

-- Health Academy at Bell High School

(Special needs)

930 S. Main St.

Bell

LEVY

(352) 486-5213

-- Bronson Elementary School

(Special needs)

SR 24

Bronson

-- Chiefland Elementary School

1205 NW Fourth Ave.

Chiefland

-- Williston Elementary School

801 S. Main St.

Williston

-- Old Bronson High School (Hilltop)

(Secondary shelter)

350 School Street

Bronson

-- Williston High School

(Secondary shelter)

427 W. Noble Ave.

Williston

-- Chiefland Middle School

(Secondary shelter)

811 NW Fourth Drive

Chiefland

-- New Bronson High School

(Secondary shelter)

351 Ishie Avenue

Bronson

PUTNAM

(386) 329-0379

-- Browning-Pearce Elementary School

(American Red Cross)

100 Bear Blvd.

San Mateo

-- Ochwilla Elementary School

(American Red Cross and pet friendly)

229 N. SR 21

Hawthorne

-- Q.I. Roberts Middle School

(American Red Cross)

901 SR 100

Florahome

-- Interlachen Elementary School

(American Red Cross)

251 S. SR 315

Interlachen

-- Jenkins Middle School

(Last resort shelter)

1100 N. 19th St.

Palatka

-- Palatka High School

(Last resort shelter)

302 Mellon Road

Palatka

-- Middleton-Burney Elementary School

(Last resort shelter)

1020 Huntington Road

Crescent City

-- Crescent City Junior/Senior High School

(Last resort shelter)

2201 S U.S. 17

Crescent City

-- Kelley Smith Elementary School

(Special needs)

121 Kelley Smith Road

Palatka

UNION

(386) 496-4300

-- Union County High School

(Special needs and general population)

1000 S. Lake Ave.

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