Salvation Army - Human Services Emergency Financial Assistance
Food Pantry for Community Emergency Financial Assistance
The Salvation Army offers emergency assistance to any person regardless of age, sex, color, creed or race, who is in need of emergency assistance, provided funding is available. Special needs may also be assisted according to the availability of funding and volunteers.
The Salvation Army Missing Persons program is a unique international social service. Its purpose is to help facilitate successful reunions between family members who have lost contact with each other.
In the Eastern Territory, searches are conducted utilizing a variety of methods, including government offices, credit institutions, social service agencies and law-enforcement personnel. The Salvation Army is instrumental in re-uniting thousands of families each year. The Northeast Regional Office receives an average of 2,000 inquiries; opens approximately 600 new cases and locates an average of 350 people annually.