Shelter Information

Together We Prepare
Disasters can happen at anytime and in any place, which is why the Town of Brookline has teamed up with the American Red Cross to ensure that the town is prepared in the event of an emergency. Should a disaster occur, local officials and CERT team members will be on the scene to assist all citizens and to direct them to the appropriate areas for support.

Shelter Locations

The following locations have been approved by the American Red Cross for use as emergency shelters in Brookline. The location of a shelter opened would be determined based on several factors, such as the location of the emergency, number of persons needing to be housed, the availability of a backup generator, etc.:
  • Brookline High School
    115 Greenough St. (Primary Shelter Site)
  • Baker School
    205 Beverly Road
  • Brookline Senior Center
    93 Winchester St.
  • Devotion School
    321 Harvard St.
  • Fire Station 6
    962 Hammond St.
  • Lawrence School
    27 Francis St.
  • Pierce School
    50 School St.
Additional Resources
In order to locate more resources, please visit the following websites:
For more information on how you can prepare for disaster, go to the American Red Cross website.