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|Anaheim Offers Cooling Centers And Health Care Tips During The Warm Weather|
ANAHEIM, CA - (September 5, 2013) - In times of higher than normal temperatures, Anaheim libraries and community centers serve as regional “cooling centers,” offering relief from the hot weather. The list of “cooling centers” is listed below. In addition, the following health care tips can help residents remain safe from heat-related illnesses.
Central Branch Library: 500 West Broadway, Anaheim, CA 92805, (714) 765-1880
Canyon Hills Branch Library: 400 Scout Trail, Anaheim, CA 92807, (714) 974-7630
East Anaheim Branch Library: 8201 E. Santa Ana Cyn Rd., Anaheim, CA 92808, (714) 765-3887
Euclid Branch Library: 1340 S. Euclid St., Anaheim, CA 92802, (714) 765-3625
Haskett Branch Library: 2650 W. Broadway, Anaheim, CA 92804, (714) 765-5075
Ponderosa Joint Use Library: 240 E. Orangewood Ave., Anaheim, CA 92802, (714) 740-0202
Sunkist Branch Library: 901 S. Sunkist, Anaheim, CA 92806, (714) 765-3577
Downtown Community Center: 250 E. Center St., Anaheim, CA 92805, (714) 765-4500
Brookhurst Community Center: 2271 W. Crescent Ave., Anaheim, CA 92801, (714) 765-3373
West Anaheim Youth Center: 320 S. Beach Blvd., Anaheim, CA 92804, (714) 765-6400
Recommended precautions to prevent heat related illnesses as provided by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, include:
If you have to be outside in the heat, follow these recommendations:
Additional information can be found at Anaheim.net/prepare.
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