Salvation Army (The)

Site: Hanover - 12th St

Service: Community & Family Services, Emergency Christmas Assistance Program

Description (Service) The Emergency Christmas Assistance Program will consist of a turkey, gift card for extra groceries that will be needed for a Christmas meal and for those with children toys or gift cards with be provided for children up to the age of 17 years of age. 
If someone can not pick up hamper themselves, they can make arrangements for a family member or friend to pick it up on their behalf, but must let The Salvation Army know of the arrangements so they will release the hamper to their friend/family with the proof of proper ID.  
All donations are welcomed and can be dropped off at The Salvation Army Family Services/Church at 581 12th street in Hanover Tuesdays or Thursday mornings, or call to arrange another drop off time. Money donations made by cheque are to be made payable to The Salvation Army Hanover (please specify Food Bank, Christmas Assistance Program or other ). For Chesley please call to set up a time for Wednesday mornings for drop off of donations. 
Volunteer opportunities with Christmas Kettles available starting at the end of October. Call or walk-in to office and speak with Jennifer, for more information or to complete an application. Must be fully vaccinated from the COVID-19 Virus. In high demand for kettle volunteers.
Service Details
Hours Emergency Christmas Assistance Program Registration: by appointment only, Tue 9:30 am-11:30 am, Thu 9:30 am-11:30 am and 12:30 pm-3 pm
Dates Registration: Nov 2, 2021- Dec 2, 2021
Areas Served Ayton ; Chesley ; Elmwood ; Hanover ; Mildmay ; Neustadt ; Clifford
Eligibility Anyone in need
Application To apply, please call 519-364-3450 or 226-230-1447 to make an appointment. Bring ID for all household members, proof of income and expenses for anyone over 18 and proof of household expenses.
Languages English
Fees None
Address and Location
Located In Community Hanover
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The Salvation Army Hanover Corps.
581 12th St
Hanover, ON N4N 1W5
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Intersection 10th St and 16th Ave
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Contact Information
Office Phone 519-364-3450 or 226-230-1447
Fax 519-364-2251
Primary Contact Jennifer Karges, Community and Family Service Worker/Administrative Assistant; Email:

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