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Salvation Army (The) ~ Woodstock ~ Community and Family Services

Site Address
190 Huron St
Woodstock, ON N4S 7A1
Canada

Phone Number:
519-539-6166

COVID19 Update: Food Bank open by appointment only Mon, Wed, Fri 9:00 am-3:00 pm; call ahead to provide information. Food Bank Food assistance program providing both perishable & non-perishable food (canned & boxed food, frozen food, meats, fruits & vegetables) * bread * Emergency Walk-in Food Bank * once every 6 weeks assistance * limited baby food, formula and diapers (when available) * food assistance can be accessed by appointment once every six weeks if required * Drop-in coffee, baked goods and bread. Thrift Store Sale of used clothing, furniture and household items * ensures they meet public health standards Clothing Assistance Supplies vouchers that can be exchanged for clothing at The Salvation Army Thrift Store * given three times a year unless otherwise discussed with Director Furniture Assistance Supplies vouchers that can be exchanged for household. Furniture and clothing items through The Salvation Army Thrift Store Emergency Housing Upon eligibility can provide single individuals with a motel voucher for a single night stay * will attempt to coordinate transport to a nearby shelter * provides families with access to an emergency house which accommodates up to 10 people for a maximum of 6 weeks stay * Woodstock Police are equipped with motel vouchers Volunteer Program Volunteer service and school Community Service Hours programs * drop off resume or complete The Salvation Army Volunteer Registration Form available from Salvation Army office Wellness Program - Eyeglasses, Prescriptions and Transportation Assistance Program offers either a grant depending on financial situations to the maximum of $200 * assists with the following: dental, prescriptions, eyeglasses, medical equipment, transportation to out of town medical appointments, identification replacement Housing Advocacy Assistance with documentation and advice on landlord tenant issues Camps Overall purpose is to serve the total personality and health needs of the camper; spiritual, educational, social, and recreational through a creative, healthful experience, in co-operative group living in outdoor settings * Holiday camps * Mum and Tots * Teens * Sleep Away camp for youth only * applications available through Woodstock branch, Tillsonburg branch, Norwich branch, Ingersoll branch

Contact Information

Fax Number: Emergency Food Bank/Housing: 519-539-8796
Email Address: saemerghouse@rogers.com
After Hours: Emergency Housing Cell: 519-421-4862

Hours of Operation

Hours: • Office Hours: Mon-Fri 9 am-12 noon, 1:30 pm-3 pm Food Bank: Mon-Wed 9:45 am-12 noon, Thu 9:45 am-12 noon, 1:30 pm-4 pm * Drop-in coffee, baked goods and bread hours: 9 am-12 noon, 12:30 pm - 3 pm Thrift Store & Donation Drop-off: Mon-Fri 9 am-5 pm * Drop-in coffee, baked goods and bread hours: Mon-Fri 9 am-4 pm Emergency Housing: 24 hour service

Other / Notes

Eligibility: Food Bank Each client must go through a needs assessment, monthly income and expense receipts must be provided by the individual Thrift Store No restrictions * assistance is offered to those who are experiencing financial difficulties or low income Volunteer Program Individuals interested in volunteer work Wellness Program - Eyeglasses, Prescriptions and Transportation Assistance Persons with low-income and medical requirements Camps Age range 0-17 years * Mom and Tot Camp children 0-7 years * Holiday Camp ( away camp) Proof of age is required Clothing Assistance & Furniture Assistance Low income individuals and families in need Emergency Housing Homeless families, single parents, couples * family members must have been living together prior to their request and plan on staying together after their stay Housing Advocacy Individuals who have received documentation (eviction notices) or require assistance resolving landlord/tenant issues
Fees: None
Application: Food Bank, Furniture Assistance & Wellness Program There is an Intake process which is by appointment only Clothing Assistance Intake process required Volunteer Program Call for information or upon completion of required documentation Camps Call for information Emergency Housing Intake process required by appointment * after hours intake facilitated by Woodstock Police Housing Advocacy Individuals may call for assistance and booking of appointment to meet with Housing Advocate
Language: English
Area Served: Woodstock, Oxford

Additonal Information

Accessibility: Partially Accessible, Designated parking at entrance, Barrier-free washroom including door and stall, Dedicated accessible washroom with all features, Wheelchair accessible washroom, assistance needed with door
Accessibility (Other): Designated parking at side of building

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Last Update: 2021-10-07 16:02:00