Code Blue Saratoga is an emergency shelter serving individuals who are homeless in the City of Saratoga Springs who might otherwise remain unsheltered during periods of extreme winter weather. Code Blue protocols are in place between November 15 and March 15. Extreme winter weather is defined as 12 inches of snow or more and a temperature of 32 degrees (to include wind chill factor) or less. Started in 2013, Code Blue was a collaborative effort between the City of Saratoga Springs, faith-based groups, and non-profits serving individuals who are homeless. Code Blue emergency shelter operates as a standalone program of Shelters of Saratoga.
News (5/24/2016) Code Blue Saratoga seeks new shelter location for 2016-17 season
Press Release (8/14/2015) Shelters of Saratoga to Lead Code Blue