White Flag

2021 White Flag

    White Flag provides temporary emergency shelter to people experiencing homelessness during severe weather. In the winter, White Flag is declared on nights the temperature or windchill is expected to be below 35 degrees.  White Flag opens based the availability of a location and staffing.

      Both dates and location for White Flag may change day-to-day. Check back to this page daily for the most updated information.

      White Flag Dates Announced:

      Weds. Dec 8

      Thurs. Dec 9

        Staffing Needs

        To apply to volunteer or work for White flag, please visit the link below!



        St. John’s Metropolitan Community Church
        622 Maywood Avenue

        Raleigh , NC 27603

        Intake begins at 4:00 P.M.



        Urban Ministries 
        3603 Bastian Lane
        Raleigh, NC 27604

        Intake only between 7:00-10:00 P.M. 
        See other locations for times outside these hours


        Salvation Army of Wake County
        1863 Capital Boulevard
        Raleigh, NC 27604

        Intake begins at 4:00 P.M.

        Access Hub

        Are you homeless?
        The Access Hub is a referral helpline in Wake County for our neighbors experiencing homelessness or about to become homeless.



        8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
        (919) 443-0096