Alberta & Northern Territories Division

Medicine Hat Community Resource Centre

Medicine Hat Salvation Army Expands Community Resource Centre


On August 25, The Salvation Army in Medicine Hat celebrated the Community Resource Centre’s (CRC) move into a new and expanded space located at 476 – 4 Street SE. The new space will allow more room for programs and extended operating hours.

“People can drop by for a cup of coffee, access our Family Services, and stay for a hot supper if they need one,” says Ian Scott, Director of the CRC. “There’s lots of community interest in what […]

St. Albert Salvation Army

St. Albert Salvation Army Celebrates 30th Anniversary


August 20 & 21 was a weekend of celebration with The Salvation Army marking its 30th anniversary of ministry in and around St. Albert with a pancake breakfast and BBQ as well as the end of a successful day camp program.

From humble beginnings in the basement of one of the founding families has arisen a robust and extensive organization, meeting the physical, emotional, and spiritual needs for the community, including residents of senior’s lodges, nursing homes, hospitals, and area […]


Huge Increase In Edmonton Backpack Program Registrations


Going back to school is an exciting and sometimes stressful time for kids, especially if they don’t have the right tools to hit the ground running. The Salvation Army in Edmonton ensures every child has the school supplies he or she needs for the first day of school. This year, the backpack program saw registrations increase from three hundred students to nearly a thousand students.

“These backpacks are an equalizer,” says Cadet Connie Cristall, Corps Officer at The Salvation […]