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Salvation Army (The)

Site: Fort Erie - Gilmore Rd

Service: Community and Family Services

Contact Details
Office Phone 905-871-1592
E-Mail fort.erie@salvationarmy.ca
Website salvationarmyforterie.org
Social Media Facebook
Primary Contact Anne Watters, Community and Family Services Manager; Email: anne.watters@salvationarmy.ca
Alternate Contact Sayde Cruz, Community & Family Services Worker; Email: sayde.cruz@salvationarmy.ca
Site Details
Areas Served Crystal Beach ; Fort Erie ; Ridgeway ; Stevensville
Located In Community Fort Erie
Address & Map
255 Gilmore Rd
Fort Erie, ON L2A 2M4
 
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Intersection Gilmore Rd and Torrance Ave
Service and Access Details
Description (Service) COVID-19 Service Changes - All inquiries call 905-871-1592 ext 24. Leave messages on ext 24 and 21 only  
* The food bank is open. Prepackaged hampers are being handed out at the door.  
* Perishable pick up is suspended  
* Utility appointments are now available.  
* OESP may be completed if required. Call first  
* Virtual Tax Clinic (CVITP) available to residents of Niagara Region.  
* No community meals (Sat, Tue or Thu) within Fort Erie until further notice
 
 
A community service hub providing: 
* Emergency food bank 
* Utility assistance 
* Community luncheon 
* Mobile outreach program (food truck) 
* Christmas assistance 
* Income tax clinics 
* Emergency disaster services 
* Emergency clothing and furnishings  
* Office space provided for credit counseling and more 
 
Food Bank: Clients may come for assistance once per calendar month for full food bank services, as well as any food bank day for perishable items such as bread, fruits, and vegetables 
 
Utility Assistance: Provides intake for the Niagara Emergency Energy Fund (NEEF) and the Low-Income Energy Assistance Program (LEAP) for emergency financial assistance for low income households facing disconnection (gas or hydro). May also be able to assist with Town of Fort Erie water bills. 
 
Monthly Community Lunches: Free meal and fellowship provided through an ongoing partnership with a local church 
 
Tax Clinics: CVITP clinic run in conjunction with CRA. Runs from Mar-Oct and provides e-filing of simple tax forms 
 
Emergency Disaster Services: A team of individuals trained and prepared to be deployed at a moment's notice to provide emergency disaster assistance locally or throughout North America
Hours COVID-19 Service Changes:  
Office Mon-Fri 9 am-4 pm  
Food Bank Mon, Wed, Fri 12 noon-3:30 pm  
Utility assistance call for information (ext 24) 
Virtual Tax Clinic paperwork drop off Tue, Thu 9 am-4 pm
Eligibility No restrictions
Application Call for information
Languages English ; Spanish
Fees Fees for some programs, call for details
Physical Access Fully Accessible ; Accessible by Elevator
Other Details
Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Service Categories Clothing Donation Programs ; Community Meals ; Disaster Relief/Recovery Organizations ; Food Banks ; Furniture ; General Clothing Provision ; Street Outreach Programs ; Tax Preparation Assistance ; Utility Assistance

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