About Ridgewood Citadel Salvation Army
FOOD SERVICE The Salvation Army provides hot meals, snacks and drinks
to those affected by disaster. This service can be performed at
congregate feeding sites such as Salvation Army corps community centers,
camps, shelters, or from one of the Salvation Army's fleet of mobile
DONATIONS MANAGEMENT During a disaster, The Salvation
Army may open warehouses to retrieve and sort in-kind donations.
Salvation Army facilities may also be used as points of distribution for
supplies which assist the public in their recovery from a disaster.
FINANCIAL ASSISTANCE During the initial stages of a disaster, The Salvation Army
may provide direct financial assistance to those affected by the
disaster so that they may be able to procure essential needs i.e. food,
clothing, shelter, medical, etc.
EMOTIONAL AND SPIRITUAL CARE
The Salvation Army has specially trained personnel to provide emotional
and spiritual care to those affected by a disaster.
SHELTER The Salvation Army may open temporary shelters to provide
emergency housing located in a number of places including Salvation Army
EMERGENCY COMMUNICATIONS The Salvation Army
supports communications during a disaster through its Salvation Army
Team Emergency Radio Network (SATERN). The lack of more traditional
means of communication during a disaster makes this a vital service.
SOCIAL SERVICES The Salvation Army provides case management to assist
those affected by a disaster in meeting long-term recovery needs.