The Salvation Army Fort Myers Area Command
- Children & Youth
- Crisis Support
- Disaster Relief
- Homeless & Housing
Location2400 Edison AvenueFort Myers, FL 33901 United States
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.
The Salvation Army Fort Myers Area Command includes many locations offering multiple programs and services. Facilities include a residential shelter, Homeless Resource Day Center, Outreach Centers in Bonita Springs ,LaBelle, and Lehigh Acres, a Worship and Administration center, Triage & Low Demand shelter and transitional housing for graduate clients. Programs include a comprehensive care program, family shelter, a medical respite unit, a correctional services program, a food services program which includes evening meals for the homeless and needy, crisis management for those on the verge of homelessness, a Christmas Cheer outreach ministry to disadvantaged homes in the area, and more. These social service programs help thousands of people each year and are very rewarding to be involved with.