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We nearly cancelled Christmas

We nearly cancelled Christmas

30 October 2018

Jennie, Rob and their three children live out west. After one of their children was seriously injured they struggled to make ends meet. They nearly had to cancel Christmas. ...

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Tough times ahead for Aussies in need

13 December 2017

There's been an alarming increase in the number of Australian children who won‟t receive Chris...

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The Christmas Story

The Christmas Story

30 November 2017

Christmas can be a time of joy, a time to celebrate love for one another, and a time of sharing gift...

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Countdown to Christmas blessings

Countdown to Christmas blessings

6 November 2017

“The most meaningful thing we can give in our lives is love and the wonderful thing is you gi...

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The gift of hope

The gift of hope

26 October 2017

Jon* and his wife Beth* shed tears of joy as they drove away from the SalvosConnect centre...

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Experiencing the greatest gift of all

Experiencing the greatest gift of all

1 December 2016

For children in many countries around the world, Christmas is a time of great anticipation and excit...

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Brennan's story

Brennan's story

1 December 2016

We are encouraging the people who are out there really looking after the community, and I’m v...

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Douglas' story

Douglas' story

1 December 2016

My wife and I come from Christchurch in New Zealand. After the earthquake in 2011 we actually lost e...

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Natalie's story

Natalie's story

1 December 2016

I was a binge drinker. I would go for days without a drink but then when I did drink I drank very he...

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Jan's story

Jan's story

1 December 2016

I call myself an “on-call” Salvo. Having been raised in a Salvation Army Children's Ho...

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Maddyson's story

Maddyson's story

1 December 2016

Thanks to the Salvos I like going to school now. At my old school I was getting into trouble, not do...

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Gaynor's story

Gaynor's story

1 December 2016

My job is high risk. But I know that despite the risks, I need to continue the fight against the app...

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Amy finds hope amidst heartache

28 November 2016

Please Donate Despite facing unspeakabl...

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Salvation Army poll reveals how worried Australians are about the cost of Christmas

23 November 2016

Tens of thousands of families across Australia will face tough times and heartbreak this Christmas, ...

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Christmas Budgeting Tips

Christmas Budgeting Tips

8 November 2016

A budget is a very important tool and will help guide you through this time of the year when we tend...

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10 steps to Christmas shopping

10 steps to Christmas shopping

8 November 2016

Kristen Hartnett, Salvation Army Moneycare Counsellor, shares her plan to cut the financial stress o...

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Kids Christmas Magazine

Kids Christmas Magazine

8 November 2016

The Salvation Army has produced a Christmas magazine for kids filled with fun puzzles, stories and c...

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Engaging with older people at Christmas

Engaging with older people at Christmas

8 November 2016

Engaging with older relatives can be difficult for some people - so we have made a list of ways to e...

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Tips to have a fun and safe Christmas

Tips to have a fun and safe Christmas

8 November 2016

The Salvation Army's Craig Stephens shares some tips for a fun and safe festive season....

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Amy finds hope amidst heartache

Amy finds hope amidst heartache

1 November 2016

Despite facing unspeakable tragedy, Amy has a quiet resilience and depth to her life that inspires h...

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Food hamper and gift assistance

Food hamper and gift assistance

21 October 2016

Christmas is meant to be a time of celebration, however, if times are tough it can be especially di...

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Providing light in drought's darkness

Providing light in drought's darkness

22 February 2016

Emily, a mother of three young children, had a life-changing encounter with The Salvation Army in a ...

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#spreadthehope bus - Christmas 2015

#spreadthehope bus - Christmas 2015

18 December 2015

We hit the streets of Sydney to spread some hope this Christmas....

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7 ways you can give Hope this Christmas

7 ways you can give Hope this Christmas

15 December 2015

This Christmas, we think no-one should have to go it alone. Join us in spreading hope where it's nee...

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Nourishing the soul through food

Nourishing the soul through food

10 November 2015

TV chef Zoe Bingley-Pullin spoke to us about her passion for food, healthy eating and support of the...

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Donate to the Christmas Appeal

Donate to the Christmas Appeal

26 October 2015

Christmas can be a wonderful time, but when a tragedy or crisis hits it can be terribly hard. Child...

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The Ham Family

The Ham Family

28 October 2014

Meet the “Ham Family”, affectionately named for 17-years of volunteer service carving hams for the S...

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A new Christmas tradition

A new Christmas tradition

1 November 2013

This Christmas, Major Robbin Moulds encourages you to establish new family traditions. ...

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Christmas reborn

Christmas reborn

1 November 2013

Major Beth Twivey shares about the moment that changed the way she celebrated Christmas....

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Christmas gifts up in flames

Christmas gifts up in flames

1 November 2013

"(A friend's wife) had called and let us know that the house was gone and to prepare ourselves becau...

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