With the holiday’s right around the corner, the Salvation Army is stepping up to help those in need.
The Salvation Army of Detroit will begin accepting applications for Christmas assistance on Nov. 12.
Those living in Wayne, Oakland and Macomb counties are eligible for assistance.
Families with children, individuals with special needs and senior citizens can apply for assistance to receive food, food gift cards and toys.
The program runs through Dec. 14, but early applications are strongly recommended.
Applicants must bring a picture ID for each household adult, birth certificates for household children and a current utility bill, as well as proof of household income and expenses.
Contact local offices for exacts dates and times:
Dearborn Heights - (313) 563-4457
Denby - (313) 537-2130
Grandale - (313) 835-3736
Harbor Light - (313) 361-6136
Harding - (313) 822-2800
Temple - (313) 897-2914
Farmington Hills - (248) 477-1153
Mt. Clemens - (586) 469-6712
Plymouth - (734) 453-5464
Pontiac - (248) 334-2407
Royal Oak - (248) 585-5600
Warren - (586) 754-7400
Wayne/Westland - (734) 722-3660
Wyandotte - (734) 282-0930
For more information call (248) 443-5500 or visit www.salmich.org.