Medical Needs Shelter is a Shelters of Last Resort. The structural integrity of the facilities cannot be guaranteed.
Collocates individuals who have physical or mental conditions requiring limited medical/nursing oversight.
MEDICAL NEEDS SHELTER:
Baldwin County Coliseum
(fka Cattle & Fair)
19477 Fairground Road
Robertsdale, Alabama 36567
NOT ALL SHELTERS will open at the same time. Shelters will open on an "as-needed" basis and are subject to change. Please stay tuned to local television and radio stations for public service announcements regarding shelter openings.
The Alabama Department of Pubic Health, during times of mandatory evacuations, will activate emergency Medical Needs Shelters in Baldwin County and other counties throughout the State of Alabama for persons with physical and/or mental conditions who require limited medical/nursing oversight, such as:
Medical oversight will be provided to individuals who bring their own caregiver, medical supplies and equipment, and any special dietary supplies needed, in addition to presenting photo identification, signing a registration/waiver of liability form, obeying the shelter rules, and being subject to a criminal background investigation.