The Salvation Army is an international Christian church. Its message is based on the Bible; its ministry is motivated by love for God and the needs of humanity.
The Salvation Army exists to share the love of Jesus Christ, meet human needs and be a transforming influence in the communities of our world.
The Salvation Army is now the largest non-governmental direct provider of social services in the country, serving over 1.8 million people each year, in 400 communities across Canada. The Salvation Army offers practical assistance for children and families, often tending to the basic necessities of life, provides shelter for homeless people and rehabilitation for people who have lost control of their lives to an addiction.
The Salvation Army in Cornwall and Abroad
|The Salvation Army began its work in Cornwall in 1888. For 128 years, The Salvation Army has endeavoured to save souls, grow saints and serve suffering humanity. To accommodate the changing times, The Salvation Army continues to evolve. While the same values and goals still exist, new, innovative and effective programs such as emergency disaster services and community care ministries are addressing rising community needs.