Salvation Army accepting applications for toys and food assistance
Christmas sign-up for Angel Tree toys and food assistance from the Salvation Army is open today and Thursday, from 9 to 11:30 a.m. and 1 to 3:30 p.m., at 355 Alexander Ave., Henderson.
Angel Tree toys are available for families with children ages 12 and under.
Food assistance is for seniors only.
Applicants must bring all of the following before they will be allowed to fill out an application: proof of all income in household, including food stamps; proof of all monthly bills; Social Security cards and birth certificates for all children needing assistance; picture identification of the household member applying; and custody papers if proper information is not listed on a child’s birth certificate.
Residents of counties other than Vance can apply through their county’s Department of Social Services.