Foster Parent Orientation-Flint
This orientation meeting will provide families with more information about the process of becoming a foster parent with Samaritas. You will enjoy meeting with an experienced staff member to hear more about our agency and discuss the opportunity to become a foster parent with... Read More
Supporting Seniors to Age Out Loud
May is Older Americans Month, a national effort at the federal level to celebrate our oldest citizens. This year’s theme, Age Out Loud, aims to give those aging a new voice – encouraging all of us to listen to what seniors have to say and truly learn what they need. According to... Read More
Reforming Foster Care
In honor of Mother’s Day this Sunday, and in honor of Foster Care Month this entire month, I’d like to shed some light on the ways in which Samaritas is leading the charge, in collaboration with other foster care agencies in Michigan, to reform the way we care for children in... Read More
Samaritas & Charter Schools: A Perfect Partnership
By Sam Beals This year we are finally moving into an area that I have long believed is a natural mission for Samaritas: charter schools. Why is this a priority? Because our dedication to helping every person who crosses our path achieve their full potential includes youth between the ages... Read More
Be Afraid. Be Very Afraid.
“Be afraid. Be very afraid.” So said Geena Davis’s character in the 1986 version of The Fly. No, she wasn’t talking about the predominant driving force behind much of our current public discourse, but it would be easy to apply her prescient words from decades... Read More