Emergency Disaster Services (EDS) Volunteer Form

Emergency Disaster Services Director

Sal Cretella

Sal Cretella
Email: Sal.Cretella@use.salvationarmy.org
For more information, please call: (860) 702-0018


Help Us Help Others

Whether you contribute financially, donate goods, give your time, or support us through social media, with your help, The Salvation Army's Emergency Disaster Services (EDS) program can continue to reach out to individuals and families to offer a hand-up, not a hand-out. If you would like to learn more about our EDS program, including recent news, click here.

Our EDS Focus Areas

Food Service - Mobile and Congregate
Sheltering - Temporary, Transitional, and Long-Term
Counseling - Grief, Trauma, and Spiritual
Material Assistance
Casework Services/Service Delivery
Gifts-in-Kind Management
Volunteer Management
Incident Assessment
Public Information/Media Relations

Mission Statement

The Salvation Army, an international movement, is an evangelical part of the universal Christian church. Its message is based on the Bible. Its ministry is motivated by the love of God. Its mission is to preach the gospel of Jesus Christ and to meet human needs in His name without discrimination.

Doing The Most Good!

Whether it's embracing the homeless, uplifting the abused or abandoned, training and mentoring the disadvantaged, providing character building programs for youth, or assisting the displaced or elderly, The Salvation Army's goal remains the same: serving the most people, meeting the most needs, DOING THE MOST GOOD!