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Local stories of what is happening with The Salvation Army in New Zealand, Fiji & Tonga.

Salvation Army appeals for funds for Canterbury earthquake response

4 Sep | 2010

Salvation Army gearing-up to provide for the welfare needs of quake victims.

Salvation Army responds after South Island earthquake

4 Sep | 2010

Salvation Army anticipates significant welfare work ahead as crisis unfolds.

Problem gambling; the carnage continues.

30 Aug | 2010

Despite a modest fall in the amount New Zealanders spent on gambling last year, demand for Salvation Army problem gambling treatment services jumped 16 per cent.

Government’s alcohol law reform misses the mark

24 Aug | 2010

The Salvation Army is disappointed at changes to alcohol legislation announced by Government on 23 August, which seriously compromise any real reform of New Zealand’s appalling and costly drinking culture.

Alcohol law reform rally demands Government action

16 Aug | 2010

Several hundred people joined a rally in South Auckland yesterday calling for comprehensive changes to New Zealand’s alcohol laws.

Housing report a good first step

6 Aug | 2010

Report on social housing a solid start in solving the affordable housing shortage.

Tawa Corps’ Aspire Music Academy opens doors for the community

15 Jul | 2010

Four years ago, Tawa Corps took a strategic look at themselves and said ‘Okay, what strengths do we have and how can we use them?'

Whatman Early Childhood Education Centre’s future now assured

29 Jun | 2010

Solution found for Whatman families. Centre will continue under new ownership.

Last Two Teams Deployed to Samoa

29 Jun | 2010

Some nine months after a tsunami devastated parts of Samoa, The Salvation Army has just sent its last volunteer construction team to help rebuild the country’s worst-hit areas.


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