Contact Information
Office Phone 519-674-3765
Fax 519-674-5430
Social Media Facebook
Primary Contact Becky Hebblethwaite, Family Services Caseworker; Email:
Alternate Contact Allie Matthews, Community and Family Services Manager; Phone: 519-354-1430; Email:
Description and Service Details
Description (Service) Assist those in the community who are in need or in crisis situations.  
Food assistance is given once a month unless extenuating circumstances exist. Packages are designed to provide the family with 2-3 days worth of meals and school snacks if required.  
Those who would benefit from budget counselling or trusteeship or need assistance with housing issues and reside in Chatham-Kent can be assisted through this office. If need be a caseworker (budget/housing/youth support) from Chatham office can come out to this location to assist client.  
Offer spiritual guidance and listening ear for those in despair.  
Gently used items are accepted for sale in the Thrift Store at the same location. Proceeds from sale of items are used to further assist clients through the family services. 
Cafe setting allows for clients to sit in a comfortable, non-threatening environment while accessing the assistance they require.
Hours Tue, Fri 10am-4pm * Wed,Thu 10am-noon
Areas Served Chatham-Kent ; Ridgetown ; West Lorne, Bothwell, Duart, Highgate, Moraviantown, Morpeth, Palmyrs, Rodney
Eligibility No restrictions
Application Call for information; Walk-in; application process required, needs assessment required; no referral necessary 
Clients are required to bring in ID for all members of the household. Expense receipts are helpful but not necessary.
Languages English
Fees None
Agency Information
Established 1884
Primary Executive Captain Stephen Holland, Corps Officer / Community Services Officer; Phone: 519-354-8353; Fax: 519-354-9029; Email:
Alternate Executive Paul Stratton, Business Manager; Phone: 519-354-8353; Fax: 519-354-9029; Email:
Funding Donations
Site Information
Located In Community Ridgetown
Address & Map
18 Main St E
Ridgetown, ON N0P 2C0
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Intersection Main St E and Erie St N
Mailing Address Salvation Army Citadel 
46 Orangewood Blvd 
Chatham, ON N7L 5H1
Physical Access Partially Accessible

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