The Salvation Army will be spreading Christmas cheer on November 27th and December 4th to those living in nursing homes and residential living centers throughout the Springfield area.
On December 19th, The Salvation Army will also be distributing food vouchers and warm blankets to senior citizens and the disabled from its main location at 1707 West Chestnut Expressway in Springfield.
Senior citizens and disabled individuals may apply for this assistance Applications for Christmas assistance will be accepted Monday, November 28 through Friday, December 9 from 10:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. each day. On Monday, November 28, and Monday, December 5, applications will be accepted from 5:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. in addition to the daytime hours. On Saturday, December 3 applications will be taken from 10:00a.m. to 1:00p.m. Applications will not be taken on Sunday.
To learn more please call The Salvation Army at 862-5509.