Social Services, Emergency Assistance
Social Services, Emergency Assistance

On an annual basis we touch the lives of many people in the Saco Bay Area. Help is open to all, without discrimination.

Help is delivered in the form of groceries, clothing, housing assistance, fuel & energy assistance, personal hygiene kits, medical needs, transportation help as well as connecting individuals to other beneficial services.

The goal of our team is to address legitimate need and make a positive difference in someone’s life.

Below are some of our statistics for how many individuals in the
Saco Bay Area benefit from your donations on an annualized basis.

Communities
Served

Individuals Helped
(average annual)

Arundel

     10-20

Biddeford

1,500-2,000

Dayton

     10-20

Old Orchard Beach

1,000-1,500

Saco

   750-1,000

Total (on average)

3,270-4,540



 
If you would like information about our Family Services program or you need assistance during the holidays, please contact: Linda.Swift@use.salvationarmy.org


In addition, we serve between 4,000 and 4,500 meals each year through our free community lunch program that allows seniors and others to enjoy a nutritional meal and social interaction with others at the Corps Community Center in Old Orchard.