Cooling Centres Around the GTA

Extreme heat is associated with negative health impacts ranging from heat stress to heat stroke and death. During periods of hot weather, the safety of all residents is the priority. If needed, look for Emergency Cooling Centres with COVID-19 precautions in place for residents that do not have access to a cool space and cannot keep cool in their home or outdoors. Here are some links to locations and advisories around the Greater Toronto Area. And don't forget your pets! Please bring in pets without adequate shelter.


Mississauga/Peel Region

Oakville/Burlington/Halton Region


St. Catharines/Niagara

Oshawa/Durham Region

Newmarket/Richmond Hill/York Region

Cooling Centres GTA