British Columbia Division

New shelter for Fort St. John


It was a warm moment on a cold, snowy day last week as the Salvation Army opened doors to the new Northern Centre of Hope in Fort St. John. “Today’s weather tells you why we need something like this,” Mayor Lori Ackerman told the crowd of about 50 gathered in the new shelter last Friday. “The shelter can house up to 64 people with both shelter and transitional beds for individuals who are homeless or at risk of homelessness in Fort St. John,” said Captain Deb VanderHeyden, Executive Director for The … Read more

In the News: British Columbia Division

Victoria office moving.

Effective April 10, 2014,  The Salvation Army Victoria Public Relations office is moving to a new location in the Yarrow Building on Fort Street. Our new address is Unit 201 – … Read more

TSA disaster response in Chile.

AS the situation becomes clearer after the April earthquake and tsunami that struck Northern Chile, The Salvation Army is stepping up its relief operation. A state of emergency in the region, … Read more