Summer Cooling Info

Keeping safe and cool during the summer months

According to the City of Philadelphia's Office of Sustainability, "the forecast for Philadelphia’s future climate can be summed up as “warmer and wetter.”  To help viewers prepare and thrive through our hotter summers, ECA is sharing up-to-date and accurate information through the series of links, below. As always, seniors and individuals with disabilities are particularly vulnerable during heat waves. Please be sure to check in on neighbors! 


City of Philadelphia Website offers information to stay cool during the heat wave

AARP Links and ideas on dealing with heat and the elderly

Philadelphia Corporation of Aging's website and helpline 215-765-9040

City of Philadelphia's Department of Public Health 

Philadelphia Magazine - where family, visitors and you can stay cool around Center City