The Salvation Army’s Chief of the Staff will today officially open a new £1.3million community hall on the outskirts of Glasgow.
Julie Elliott, Shadow Minister for Energy and Climate Change and MP for Sunderland Central, heard how people in one of the UK’s most deprived areas are being empowered.
An initiative by The Salvation Army church to help people in Clevedon find work has welcomed Dr Liam Fox MP through its doors to see how it is helping people in the community.
Only days after winning a social services award for being the centre with the most improved quality and delivery of service, London’s Edward Alsop Court hosted the Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State for Communities and Local Government, Kris Hopkins MP.
A groundbreaking community hub which is finding new ways of helping homeless people and a lady who dedicates her spare time helping elderly people and children in Cardiff are just some of the individuals and centres recognised by The Salvation Army.
Dewdown House Care Home in Weston-Super-Mare won Older People's Service of the year last year. Anne Goodman, Centre Manager, said winning the award hadn't just given the staff a boost but the residents and their families too.
Stepney Salvation Army church ministers attended the London Citizens annual general meeting and awards ceremony, where they picked up the London Citizens Community of the Year award.
The Salvation’s Army Church and Community Centre in Farnworth opened their new building this weekend, which was attended by Territorial Commanders of the UK and Ireland, Commissioners Clive and Marianne Adams, with the Mayor and Mayoress of Bolton in attendance.
The Salvation Army’s Hoxton Corps (church) runs an Employment Plus Local initiative from its New North Road base. Jobseekers can expect to receive a friendly welcome and professional advice as they take part in job searches.
The Salvation Army has officially opened a brand new centre in Gateshead, which will aim to provide spiritual direction and material relief to members of the local community.