The Salvation Army is first and foremost a religious institution, where each week members of communities throughout Indiana gather at Salvation Army corps community centers and centers of service to worship on Sunday. Worship programs are also conducted throughout the week.
As the world’s largest non-profit charity organization, The Salvation Army meets the humanitarian needs of people in need, guiding them to physical, mental and spiritual betterment. Throughout the state of Indiana, The Salvation Army exists as a catalyst in helping people change their lives for the better. Successful and proven Salvation Army programs each day assist the homeless, addicted, poor, afflicted, elderly and less-fortunate youth in our community.
Social Service programs provide emergency financial assistance such as rent/mortgage assistance, utilities (Electric/Gas), food, clothing, transportation, and other basic and unique needs to families or individuals in crisis.
The Social Service Office of The Salvation Army in Columbus, Indiana is open Monday - Thursday9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. If seeking assistance it is required that the following information be available each time assistance is needed:
Photo ID for person seeking assistance, ID for each member of the household, proof of address, proof of income and proof of all expenses.
For more information on availability of service in your community, visit our contact page.