HOW CAN WE HELP IN YOUR TIME OF NEED? ...with food & toys for your family The Salvation Army in Lethbridge works with other local agencies to ensure that those who find themselves needing a little extra help for the holidays, will be able to access the resources required. Each eligible household will recieve a Christmas hamper which includes almost everything you need for a full Christmas meal (turkey or ham!) complete with all the sides. Along with that, where applicable, children ages 0-17 will receive gifts.
HOW CAN I APPLY? Depending on your situation you may be missing some of the below information. Do not let that keep you from coming, we will listen to your story and determine what we can do for you when you visit.
Starting November 2nd, you can register at either the Lethbridge Food Bank or the Interfaith Food Bank. (see links below for more information). All registrations must go through one of these agencies. However, if you do not qualify for assistance, yet - this Christmas, things are tight or you know of someone going through a rough time, please give us call at 403-929-3884; we'd like to help!
Where possible, please provide the following information when registering for Christmas Assistance:
Proof of income (Paycheck, child tax, pension, etc...)
Bring with you one piece of Identification for each member of your household: you, your spouse/common law, and all other residents of the home (Birth certificates, Operators License, Alberta Health cards, etc...)
Proof of house address (Rent reciept, utility statement or government document)
For the first step in the process to access toys and gifts for your children, click on the following links.