Donations triple at Salvation Army thrift stores as people purge during COVID-19 pandemic

Thrift shops across Canada are experiencing a surge in donations as people stuck at home during the COVID-19 pandemic turn to decluttering. “People have a lot of space and time … Read More

Brampton mayor concerned after 105-year-old grandmother’s pleas for water at nursing home go unanswered

Inside a room on the third floor of the Isabel and Arthur Meighen Long-Term Care Home in midtown Toronto, Teresa Brown lies in a bed talking periodically out loud to … Read More

Coronavirus: London Hydro provides $400k to utility bill assistance program

As the ongoing novel coronavirus pandemic has put additional financial pressures on many Londoners, London Hydro has announced it is doubling its annual contribution to the Low-Income Energy Assistance Program, which helps provide utility bill assistance and is distributed by the Salvation Army.