In March, 2016, one long embrace ended a five-year separation among a group of Syrian newcomers seeking help at The Salvation Army’s Booth Centre in Ottawa. They were good friends from the same small community, but the last time they saw each other was in a refugee camp. Each family had assumed the other hadn’t made it out.
The Salvation Army has provided practical assistance to many of Ottawa’s Government-assisted refugees.
“The Salvation Army wants newcomers to know we care about […]