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Volunteers don't necessarily have the time, they simply have the heart.

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Find Salvation Army stores, trailers, and service centers in Santa Clara County.


Introducing Majors Roy and Paula Wild. They have been called by God to be the new Santa Clara County Coordinators and Officers in charge of The Salvation Army Silicon Valley, starting on June 28th, 2017. We look forward to see how the Holy Spirit guides them in their new leadership position.


Find a program that fits your needs.

702 W. Taylor St.
San Jose, CA 95126
(408) 298-7600

The San Jose ARC provides a clean wholesome environment where men enter into a recovery program and learn independence from drugs, alcohol, and receive emotional assistance.

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Emmanuel House
405 N. 4th St.
San Jose, CA 95112
(408) 282-1175

The Emmanuel House is open to the public 365 days a year providing:

  • Hot fresh food to the public
  • Emergency shelter for homeless men
  • Transitional housing with case management for men with employment.
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Senior Activities
359 N. 4th St.
San Jose, CA 95112
(408) 282-1165

There's lots to do at the Senior Activity Center!

  • Nutritious lunch served every weekday in the dining room.
  • Bingo every Tuesday and Friday
  • Zumba Dance Excercises
  • Weekly worship & bible studies
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Senior Activities
Santa Clara
(408) 247-4588

San Jose
(408) 998-2064

Thousands of children enjoy fresh air, exercise and new friendships in The Salvation Army Youth Programs. The camping experience is more than just a pleasant vacation. Thanks to your support, these programs can bring joy into a childs life for the first time.

  • Redwood Glen Summer Camp
  • Summer Day Camps
  • Vacation Bible School
  • Troop Activities
  • Music & Song
  • Fitness
  • After School (ASK)
Family Services
359 N. 4th St.
San Jose, CA 95112
Room 202
(408) 282-1165

Low income families and individuals who qualify can receive assistance from our Family Services department. Please come in person to our office at Room 202 and ask the receptionist for an application.

We provide help in the following areas:
  • Groceries
  • Bus Passes
  • Rent/Deposit Assistance
  • Utility Bill Assistance
  • Clothing Vouchers
  • And more
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Disaster Relief News

The Salvation Army Emergency Disaster Services teams are ready to deploy, provide beverages, meals, and emotional and spiritual care to first responders and survivors in the midst of trying times. Click below for their latest stories.

The Salvation Army responded to a request from Charlton County local emergency management authorities in Georgia to provide food and hydration to firefighters battling a fire spreading beyond the Okefenokee swamp and threatening residents of St. George and Folkston, Georgia...

Greensboro, NC (May 5, 2017)—The Salvation Army is on the ground in Rockingham County, NC, providing support for first responders and people affected by the severe weather outbreak early Friday morning, May 5...

The Salvation Army of Northwest Arkansas is on scene providing Emotional and Spiritual Care as well as meals, snacks, and hydration to responders involved in a search and recovery effort in Madison County, Arkansas...

Dallas, Texas (April 30, 2017) - Three Salvation Army mobile kitchens and a Rapid Response Unit spent Sunday supporting first responders and those involved in Search And Rescue following powerful tornadoes in Van Zandt County in East Texas...

Dallas, TX (Sunday, April 30) - On Saturday evening, powerful storms in East Texas produced three significant tornados in Van Zandt County...



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