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Emergency Assistance

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The Salvation Army provides emergency assistance to those in need. In each area of the country, the services are tailored to meet the needs of each community.

In Central Virginia, The Army provides Family Services such as food, clothing, rent and utility assistance, emergency homeless shelters, travelers aid services and Christmas assistance.

One never knows which emergency situation they may find themselves in.

With the current economic uncertainty, job layoffs and the increasing cost of living, people struggle daily to make ends meet.

The Salvation Army provides emergency rent or utility assistance in order to prevent a family from becoming homelessness, shelter to individuals who have found themselves without food or a place to stay, transportation home to those who have found themselves without work or a place to stay, Christmas gifts to the children who find themselves without toys or clothing and help to families and individuals who have fallen victim to natural or manmade disasters.

The Salvation Army strives to meet its mission of serving those in need without discrimination by providing food, clothing, shelter, support, counseling and spiritual recovery to those in need everyday.


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