County Cooling Centers

How to Stay Cool at Home
  • Check on relatives and friends, especially the elderly
  • Increase time spent in air-conditioned environments like libraries, malls, and movie theatres
  • Eat smaller meals, more often
  • Take cool bathes
  • Make sure pets have access to water and shade
Cooling Centers
Cooling Centers (PDF) may be activated during the summer months for individuals who are at risk of heat-related illnesses. Senior Citizens and their families should contact the Prince George's County Department of Family Services Administration on Aging at 301-265-8450 for information and/or assistance.

For more information about heat-related illness, go to: