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Addiction through the eyes of a loved one

23 October 2017

There was a moment in the heat of an extra busy meal service at the popular Gold Coast restaurant owned by Emma and Tom when a staff member shouted at Emma: “It’s your husband you idiot, it’s your husband that has been taking the...

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Loan gives Kate a life-changing family addition

18 October 2017

Kate’s doctors had been urging her to get a companion animal to improve her mental health. It wasn’t until she got a No Interest Loan that...

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A statistic no more

9 October 2017

When Tama Wilson came to The Salvation Army’s drug and alcohol recovery centre on the Gold Coast he brought with him years of addicti...

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The Salvation Army opens new drug and alcohol centre in Townsville

7 October 2017

Today, The Salvation Army opened a new drug and alcohol rehabilitation centre in Townsville following its successful capital campaign which...

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Aged Care Plus applauded for Best Care

4 October 2017

The Salvation Army Aged Care Plus has been awarded two Better Practice Awards at the 2017 Australian Aged Care Quality Agency Better Practic...

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Honoured Friend's lifetime connection to The Salvation Army

25 September 2017

If not for a Salvation Army rescue team, Elsie* would have died at the tender age of 11 in the rubble of a German bombing raid during WWII....

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From torment to unimaginable hope

30 August 2017

After a short, but intense period of addiction, Jayden prayed his first prayer and his life changed dramatically. He shares his story.

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A new beginning for Josie

8 August 2017

What if all the things you rely on were taken away? The cold was the worst – bitter cold she couldn’t escape and could hardly...

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National Op Shop Week

7 August 2017

Its time to crack out your tote bag because National Op Shop week is running from August 27 to September 2! Throughout the week we will be h...

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