The Salvation Army is one of the world’s largest Christian social welfare organisations with more than 1,650,000 members working in over 124 countries. We have been in Australia for over 130 years. Currently we have more than 8,500 active officers and staff delivering in excess of 1000 specifically designed social programs across Australia. The Salvation Army helps more than 1 million Australians every year – that’s one person every 30 seconds! In a typical week across Australia we provide:
- 100,000 meals for the hungry
- 2,000 beds for the homeless
- 5,000 to 8,000 food vouchers
- 1,000 people with assistance in finding employment
- Refuge to 500 victims of abuse
- Assistance to 500 people addicted to drugs, alcohol or gambling
- Several thousand people with counselling
- 3,000 elderly people with aged care services
- 40 people in the court system with chaplaincy services
Sunday worship at 10:00am
Pre-loved Clothing, Manchester & Bric-a-Brac. Donations gratefully accepted.
Monday – Friday 10:00am – 4pm Ph: 9964 3667
Salvation Army Officers are Ordained Ministers and Registered Marriage Celebrants. They are also available to conduct funerals and infant dedications.
By appointment (08) 9964 3627
Our chaplains are available to provide emotional and/or spiritual support without discrimination or judgement for Victims of crime, Families of victims, Witnesses, Offenders, Families of offenders, Court & Security staff. Available at Geraldton Courthouse.
Thursday 9:30am-12:30pm and by appointment
Geraldton Doorways (welfare) & Family Crisis Centre (accommodation)
For welfare assistance or accommodation enquiries please call to make an appointment or drop into the centre during our opening hours. Walk-ins welcome for bread.
Tuesday to Thursday 9am – 12noon Ph:9965 2467
A weekly fellowship gathering for women of all ages. The Home League offers a place of belonging and friendship with the aim of Fellowship, Worship, Education & Service.
Each week a group meets together to study the Bible and learn from each other. No prior experience needed. Tuesday 1pm
Junior Soldiers are young people who have made a decision to be a follower of Jesus and who want to grow and express their faith through mission and ministry within The Salvation Army.
Wednesdays 3:45pm-4:45pm (during school terms)