Cooling Centers in Wilmette
Cooling Centers, if needed, are available at a variety of publically air condition building in the village including , , and the police department, according to Wilmette police.
If you need assistance related to the heat, please contact at the non-emergency number 847-256-1200.
Senior citizens that live alone without a caretaker are eligible for a senior call in program, police said. The resident is required to check-in by phone. If they do not check in a police dispatcher calls to make contact. If no phone contact is made, a police officer is dispatched to their home.
Wilmette police say not every senior living alone is part of the program and is asking residents to check in on elderly neighbors.
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