Des Moines County Salvation Army

Find Des Moines County Iowa Salvation Army stores. Salvation Army provides information on charitable donations, thrift stores, community service programs, employment services, housing assistance, and disaster relief.

Salvation Army Burlington 217 South 3rd Street Burlington IA 52601 319-753-2038

Salvation Army Burlington 232 Columbus Drive Burlington IA 52601 319-752-2692

Salvation Army Burlington 323 Columbia Street Burlington IA 52601 319-752-2692

About Des Moines County Salvation Army Centers

The Des Moines County Salvation Army is a branch office of the international Christian, non-profit human services organization whose mission is focused on aiding the poor and other people in need in Des Moines County, IA. The organization takes an evangelical approach while providing a vast array of human services through both established, permanent programs as well as in response to disasters and other public emergencies.

You may contact the Salvation Army for questions about:
  • Des Moines County Salvation Army stores and locations
  • Making donations and volunteering
  • Des Moines County substance abuse programs
  • Children and elderly care programs
  • Disaster relief and emergency preparedness
Des Moines County Salvation Army Assistance Programs

The Des Moines County Salvation Army assists individuals and families in poverty through numerous programs such as providing both short and long-term housing assistance, meal assistance, and employment assistance. The Pathway of Hope program takes an individualized approach to help individuals and families in Des Moines County, Iowa struggling with poverty to become self-sufficient. Programs for victims of human trafficking and domestic abuse provide immediate assistance, safe harbor, transitional housing, and multiple supportive services that help individuals escape and recover from abusive situations. Resources for combating substance abuse are available through the Des Moines County Salvation Army. Individuals may participate in group or individual addiction counseling, work therapy, and life-skills development.

Children's Programs

The Salvation Army offers numerous programs centered on children, including low-cost extracurricular programs featuring the arts, athletics, and club activities in Des Moines County. Homework assistance, literacy support, and other education related services are available to school-aged children. The Salvation Army also operates Des Moines County daycare centers for low-income families.

Des Moines County Elderly Programs

Des Moines County Elderly services include elderly housing assistance, classes, and social and recreational activities. Adult daycare centers in Des Moines County provide care and activities for seniors that cannot live independently, offering support and flexibility to their caregivers.

Disaster Relief Programs

The Salvation Army serves as a disaster relief organization, providing aid to victims of natural disasters. In addition to gathering volunteers and delivering essential resources in response to disasters, the Salvation Army engages in emergency preparedness activities such as training Des Moines County first responders and developing emergency disaster plans.

International Programs

The Salvation Army has a presence in more than 120 countries around the world. In the U.S., the Salvation Army operates more than 7,500 service centers including centers in Des Moines County, community centers, daycare centers, medical facilities, and other centers of operation.