The Salvation Army in Flin Flon is accepting applications for Christmas Hampers starting tomorrow. Major Debbie Allen says they will be accepted at the Salvation Army Church and anyone in need can apply including people on social assistance, on EI or are on a pension, anybody with a low income could be eligible. She says they have to come and see them at the Church at 3 Hemlock Drive Tuesday, Wednesday or Thursday between 11 and 4 and they need to bring with them ID for every member of the family and also an income statement and an approximate list of expenses.
Major Allen adds they cover Flon Flon, Creighton, Denare Beach, Cranberry Portage and Sherridon and last year they handed out 135 hampers. If you need more information you can call the Salvation Army at 204-687-7812.