For 73 people, Salvation Army shelter is home for the duration of outbreak

AUGUSTA, Ga. (WRDW/WAGT) — Although a Salvation Army shelter in Augusta remains open, dozens of people won’t be leaving it until the coronavirus crisis has ended.

The Salvation Army’s Center of Hope — with a shelter and soup kitchen — is operating on a quarantine protocol. Salvation Army officials said 73 people, including four families, are living there for the duration of the COVID-19 outbreak.

Families and residents of the shelter are provided…

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