ROCKFORD (WIFR) -- Registration for individuals and families needing Christmas Assistance from The Salvation Army’s Food for the Needy and Toy House programs will be held at The Salvation Army Christmas Center, 1515 E Riverside Blvd., Loves Park, IL beginning Monday, November 26 through Friday, November 30, 2012. The temporary Christmas Center is the former Sears Essentials building. Hours will be 9 a.m. – 4 p.m. daily with extended hours on November 29 from 4-6 p.m. Winnebago County residents wishing to register for assistance will need to bring the following at the time of registration:
1. Photo Id for head of household
2. Proof of address for every member of the household, including children
(Nov or Dec ’12 medical card OR lease Or recent mail OR school records)
3. Proof of birthdate for every child in the household (age 13 & younger)
(Same identification as listed above)
This location is accessible by RMTD bus service.
For additional information, please contact The Salvation Army Social Services Center @ 815.972.1135.