Salvation Army

Site: Wingham

Service: Christmas Hamper Program

Description
Description (Service) Salvation army provides Christmas hampers to singles, seniors, families and couples in need. Hamper includes food and toys.

2020 applications:
Clients & Individuals can register to apply for a Christmas Hamper by calling 519-357-1387 starting Nov 2 - Nov 30, 10:00am-4:00pm. Registration closes Nov 30th at 4:00pm
Clients will be informed of their scheduled pick up date and time for their hamper at time of registering. All hamper pick ups will be by appointment only and you must be registered.

Families needing transportation to pick-up hampers or visit Christmas Bureaus contact Rural Response for Healthy Children 519-482-8777, 1-800-479-0716 or EMAIL to arrange a paid taxi or receive a gas card.

Donations of Gift Cards for food and toys will be accepted for the 2020 Christmas Hampers until Dec 18th. Food donations are accepted any time of the year for the Salvation Army Food Bank. Hoping to give parents gift cards to purchase toys, instead of collecting toys. The items left over from last year will be given out. We are doing this because of the quarantine on items donated and the lack of space to store them.

Angel Tree - SPECIAL FOR 2020 a toy gift card drive where individuals wanting to provide toys for a child can pick a tag off a tree and purchase a gift card for that child. Trees are located throughout Wingham and The Salvation Army Thrift Store. Call for more locations. 519-357-1387

Volunteers are required for the Salvation Army Kettle Drive. All donations given to the Kettle Drive help support the Food Bank and stay in the community. Call Debra at 519-357-1387 for more information on volunteering.
Service Details
Public Comments Hamper registration closes November 30, 2020
Hours Vary, call and leave message
Dates Application by the phone Nov 2-30, 2020 Mon-Fri 10:00am-4:00pm
Areas Served Howick ; Huron East ; Huron-Kinloss ; Morris-Turnberry ; North Huron ; South Bruce
Eligibility Anyone in need of assistance
Application All clients need to do is call to apply for a Christmas Hamper. Have information on income and expenses ready at time of call. To register your children (ages 0-16) for toys/items you must have full custody.
Languages English
Fees None
Address and Location
Site Location Between Victoria St and John St
Located In Community Wingham
Address & Map
The Salvation Army Community Family Services & Food Bank (rear entrance)
205 Josephine St
Wingham, ON N0G 2W0
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Contact Information
Office Phone 519-357-1387 (voice mail)
E-Mail safswing@execulink.com
Primary Contact Debra Morrison-Holloway, Community Ministries Coordinator, The Wingham Salvation Army; Email: safswing@execulink.com
Volunteer Coordinator Debra Morrison-Holloway, Volunteer Coordinator, Wingham Salvation Army Kettle Campaign; Email: safswing@execulink.com

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