Monroe homeless shelter will make room for anyone out in cold

- The Union County Community Shelter in Monroe won’t turn anyone away this weekend.

"It's great because I know a lot of people out there are suffering,” said Allyson Fernandez, shelter resident.

The shelter has 28 beds. 20 for men and eight for women.

Residents are typically part of a 90 day program to reach self-sufficiency. When it’s 40 degrees or below, no one is turned away.

"This is a great place to come to start the rebuilding process or just rest your head for a night,” said shelter resident Brian Fowler.

The shelter relies on donations. If you’re interested in getting involved, click here.

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