2021 Spring Project:

Salvation Army Addictions & Rehabilitation Centre

This facility serves 15,000+ meals a month and they need our help.


We can complete renovations a crucial front line charity: The Salvation Army Victoria ARC.

Support the project through our

80K Rebuilding Community Fundraising Campaign


Victoria ED, Trevor Botkin, lived for 36 HOURS in a LIFT to raise $36,000 for project building supplies at the Salvation Army's Radical Renovation.

April 16-17

Other ways to get involved:

Their Program

The Salvation Army ARC is a full-fledged Addictions and Rehabilitation Centre that follows a Continuum of Care approach.

Providing over 140 beds and preparing more than 15,000 meals per month, this multipurpose facility is an integral support system in the community.

Housing men struggling with addiction and poverty,  they employ a holistic approach attending to the spiritual, social, physical and psychological well-being.

Programming includes:

  • Providing community meal services
  • Shelters
  • Detox services
  • Residential addiction treatment
  • A correctional halfway house
  • Education plus vocational training
  • Low-income housing

Renovation Details

Like many local charity spaces, The Salvation Army Addictions & Rehabilitation Centre is overdue for a renovation. This project will overhaul their commercial kitchen, some shelter and exterior areas. The comprehensive renovation will increase their sustainability and capacity to offer more meals and beds to those who need it most. Elements include:

  • Complete construction of a large commercial kitchen., including new HVAC, electrical, plumbing services, stainless, and much more.
  • Installation of new kitchen equipment.
  • Updated food service area with a newly configured work flow to increase efficiency.
  • Redesign, remediation, and rebuild of the dining area.
  • Renovate two residential suites in to dormitories for four to shelter more men
  • Re-fresh exterior deficiencies

This value of this project is estimated at $760K.

Our 2020 Partners

Without these people & companies we wouldn't be able to organize and complete our 2020 Radical Renovations. Thank you to each of them!

Acknowledge Them

HeroWork Testimonials

Great crew, organization, and atmosphere.

Past HeroWork Volunteer

I love being on Facebook and photo duty. Share the love and community spirit!

Past HeroWork Volunteer

Great to see all the amazing effort that's gone into this transformation and kudos to everyone who stepped in to help others.

Past HeroWork Volunteer

I am very moved by the whole experience & being part of an enthusiastic community effort.

Past HeroWork Volunteer