After operating a seasonal overnight shelter since 2014, the future of the Astoria Warming Center is unclear.

The warming center’s primary mission is to provide an emergency shelter to keep people from dying outdoors during the winter.

Astoria Warming Center

The Astoria Warming Center operates out of the First United Methodist Church.


Nicole Bales is a reporter for The Astorian. Contact her at 971-704-1723 or