The Salvation Army will be accepting applications for Christmas assistance from individuals and families who reside in Sangamon County from Oct. 8 to Oct. 12 at 530 N. Sixth St.
Anyone interested in applying for Christmas assistance will need the following:
* Photo ID for all adults age 16 and older;
* Medical card or birth certificates or school ID for children ages 0 to 15;
* Proof of address: utility, medical or cable bill or bank statements or auto insurance or auto registration or voter’s registration.
Hours are Monday, Tuesday and Friday, 9 a.m.-noon and 1-4 p.m.; Wednesday, 9 a.m.-noon and 1-8 p.m.; and Thursday, 10:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. and 1-4 p.m.
Applicants must have required documents before submitting a Christmas application. Applicants also cannot be registered with any other agency for the 2012 Christmas assistance, including Catholic Charities, Contact Ministries or Friend in Deed.