Help Us Help Others

Host a Food Drive

Help feed hungry men, women and children by conducting a food drive at work, school, church, or in your neighborhood.

GHAS Food Drive

Grant an Emergency Materials Wish

We are in need of emergency material donations of furniture, bedding, and food. Please click here for details.

Greater Hartford Women's Auxiliary

The purpose of The Salvation Army Greater Hartford Women’s Auxiliary is to support the work and programs of The Salvation Army. It is their goal to improve the lives of persons in need in our local area. Their members share their time, talent, and treasure by paying dues, making donations of cash and goods, volunteering with programs and working on, and attending fundraising events. More...

Volunteer During the Holidays

We offer many ways to get involved during November and December to help us help those most in need this holiday season. Help us make the holidays for those less fortunate bright, please click here for flyers and other details.

Other Volunteer Opportunities

Learn more about other Salvation Army Volunteer opportunities

Hartford Citadel

Spiritual and social development programming for children and adults, including a Sunday meal program and music instruction. More...

Hartford North End Corps

Spiritual, social, educational, and recreational opportunities are offered to enhance empowering individuals and the family. More...

Hartford Temple (Spanish Worship)

Spiritual and social programs for children and adults. Worship services are in Spanish. More...

Laotian Corps (Laotian Worship)

Sunday worship services spoken in Laotian. More...

Marshall House

Provides emergency shelter for families and women and helps them transition into permanent housing. Additional programming includes: Homeless Prevention and Shelter Diversion assistance, Rapid Re-Housing, Supportive Housing and Winter Overflow Shelter and triage. More...

The Right Place - Preschool Learning Centers

A Nationally accredited school readiness program that serves children ages three to five at two centers in Hartford by offering a high quality curriculum that aligns with state standards to meet the children’s social, intellectual and physical needs. More...

Human Services Bureau (HSB)

The Human Services Bureau provides Case Management, Food Pantry, Operation Fuel, Summer Youth Camp Experiences, Parents Second Time Around, Anti-Human Trafficking Bloom Initiative, which provides specialized case management and long-term support to survivors of human trafficking on their journey from exploitation to empowerment. Holiday opportunities for Greater Hartford are also available. More...

Serving Greater Hartford Since 1896!

The Salvation Army’s Greater Hartford Area Services offers a variety of programs and services throughout Greater Hartford. Within the Greater Hartford area, The Salvation Army serves children, adults, and seniors. Many of the people served are English speaking, but there are also those whose primary languages are Spanish, Laotian, Thai, Russian, Vietnamese, and more.

Recent News

Salvation Army helps turn Connecticut mom's life around

Salvation Army helps turn Connecticut mom's life around

HARTFORD - PJ Lewis finds purpose working at Hartford's Salvation Army...

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Salvation Army launches Bloom Initiative in Greater Hartford

The Salvation Army's Anti-Human Trafficking Bloom Initiative in Greater Hartford...

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Salvation Army opens warming center in Hartford

Hartford No Freeze Program offered by The Salvation Army

December 7th to March 31st

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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!

Our Area Services Headquarters

Hartford Temple Corps

217 Washington Street, Hartford, CT 06106
(860) 543-8413 / Fax: (860) 520-8439


Serving: Bloomfield, East Hartford, Elmwood, Hartford, Newington, Poquonock, West Hartford, Wethersfield, and Windsor.

Divisional Secretary

Major Roger E. Duperree, Jr.

Major Roger E. Duperree, Jr.

Greater Hartford Area Services Director of Social Services

Lauren Fair

Lauren Fair

Greater Hartford Area Services Office Manager

Yazmin Cruz
If you would like to volunteer, please call:
(860) 543-8413

Support The Greater Hartford Area Services Salvation Army

Text GIVEGRH to 71777 or click the Red Kettle Below!

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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 Greater Hartford Area Services can continue to reach out to individuals and families to offer a hand-up, not a hand-out. Please contact us if interested in supporting our efforts or if you are in need of assistance.

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Greater Hartford Area Services

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