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Pathway of Hope Increases Client Stability for Over 80% of Participants Utilizing Link2Feed

Shifting from emergency response to long-term poverty relief.

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Link2Feed has written an article to highlight Pathway of Hope and their partnership with The Salvation Army. To read more click this link: https://www.link2feed.com/blog/the-salvation-army-pathway-of-hope-increases-client-stability-for-over-80-of-participants-utilizing-link2feed/

Pathway of Hope Impact Report 2020

Territorial initiative provides families and individuals with a way out of poverty.

Integrated Mission
Pathway of Hope provides intensive case management to individuals and families who have a desire to take action to break the cycle of crisis while intentionally surrounding the family with spiritual care for access to spiritual growth and development.

Word and Deed

Reflecting on integrated mission on the 130th anniversary of In Darkest England, and the Way Out.

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Whether we call it integrated mission, incarnational ministry, pioneering, holistic transformation or community capacity development, the plain and simple truth is that “we are the lives in which Jesus is incarnated every day and everywhere we go.”

The unspoken language of race in the workplace

The Pathway of Hope team gathers to learn about racial injustice.

Using research and personal experience Ed speaks to racism and anti-black racism in the workplace. He also shares on inclusivity and what organizations can do to be anti-oppressive.

Mission in a Pandemic Podcast with Claire Dunmore, Territorial Integrated Mission Secretary

How do we keep connected with people during COVID-19?

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Welcome to season two of the Salvationist podcast. This new set of episodes will offer insight into how The Salvation Army is adapting as we reopen during the pandemic. In the coming weeks, we have corps officers, youth secretaries, our territorial music secretary and our chief risk officer all talking about how they have pivoted and continued

Racial Injustice in Bermuda: Reading and Resource List

"We have our own brand of racism – it just looks and feels different. It always has." - Jeff Baron

A list of resources that address the issues of racism, diversity and racial justice. They come from a variety of perspectives external to The Salvation Army, and are provided to broaden and deepen our conversations amongst ourselves and in the world at large.

Lunch in the Park Initiative

Edmonton Centre of Hope reaches into the community this summer to support their neighbours.

The Salvation Army seeks to partner with community members to support goal attainment and positive life transformation.

Pandemic Positives

Learning to see God at work in the midst of COVID-19 in the Quebec Division.

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COVID-19 has been devastating and will continue to be so for some time, but there are many lessons we can learn because of this experience. Lessons about living in community and turning a terrible situation into new opportunities. Lessons that teach us we truly are one Army with one mission.

Anti-racism Resource List

"We can do better. We must do better, by God's grace."

A list of resources that address the issues of racism, diversity and racial justice. They come from a variety of perspectives external to The Salvation Army, and are provided to broaden and deepen our conversations amongst ourselves and in the world at large.

Transformation

Artwork by Michelle Stoney now on display at The Salvation Army Ethics Centre.

"...a great visual for this amazing little word and what it means. I think of the mountains people conquer on the journey but also the beauty that can be found in and on that same mountain" - Lt. Colonel Lynn Armstrong

Pathway of Hope Impact Report 2019

Territorial initiative provides families and individuals with a way out of poverty.

Integrated Mission
In Canada alone, 1 out of 7 people live in poverty. Many people face a cycle of poverty where they move from crisis to crisis and remain vulnerable. While there are countless contributors to this problem, there are few solutions and far fewer which involve the holistic well-being of each individual.Pathway of Hope, a territorial initiative,

The Road Back to Hope

At Yorkminster Citadel, Lola Agosu found the support she needed to make a new life in Canada.

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After immigrating to Canada, nothing seemed to be going right for Lola Agosu. Until she encountered The Salvation Army.

Options Open

Raqiya struggled after immigrating to Canada until The Salvation Army gave her a Pathway of Hope.

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A Salvation Army program helps a newcomer to Canada break the cycle of poverty by setting and achieving goals.

Pathway of Hope is Growing Again!

Five more ministry units in Ontario Central East join the Pathway of Hope initiative.

Pathway of Hope continues to grow as more teams receive training and prepare to offer services.

iM Train the Trainer

Divisional and territorial integrated mission champions receive training and train others.

A recent full day integrated mission training included classroom learning and street outreach in the Yonge and Eglinton community.

Out of the Box

Putting mission first revitalizes corps in Happy Valley-Goose Bay, N.L.

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When we became intentional about putting mission first, we began to see change.

Poverty Forum in Scarborough

Community gathers to discuss poverty and consider strategies for change.

Community forum to connect with community members and agency partners around poverty is the first of its kind for The Salvation Army.

Embracing Mental Health

"The Salvation Army was the first organization I reached out to".

The Salvation Army's Pathway of Hope program supports individuals and families with their goals and things they struggle with. It's about conversations, relationships and resources.

Helping Newcomers Overcome Challenges

The Salvation Army journeys with people to help break down barriers and achieve life-changing goals.

Pathway of Hope support families with their goals and the things they struggle with. It's about conversations, relationships and resources that lift people out of the difficult situations they may be faced with.

From Hopelessness to Hope

New Salvation Army program is helping participants rebuild lives and realize dreams.

The Salvation Army is working alongside Nicole to help her achieve goals on the way to a brighter future.