Make a Difference with Samaritas
From victims of neglect and abuse, to children who are simply looking for their path in life, there are countless youngsters out there desperately in need of your guidance. At Samaritas, we can connect you with foster children searching for a temporary home.
We have been supporting Saginaw child foster care systems since 1934, which means that we have the experience that you need to navigate every step of the fostering process. We're also the largest private foster care organization in Michigan, and we're proud to say that we help more than 800 children daily.
If, like our staff, you're passionate about helping children to discover a better life, then you could make a real difference as a foster parent in Saginaw. All you need to do is meet the state requirements, and go through some simple training. We also ask that you be willing to cooperate with birth parents who are working towards reuniting with their children.
Becoming a Foster Parent in Saginaw
Did you know that in Michigan, there are almost 13,000 children in foster care?
This means that nurturing, and caring people all across Saginaw can help to provide a safe home for these youngsters until they can be returned to their families.
Foster parents in Saginaw can provide their temporary children with wholesome meals, clothing, comfort, and a safe place to sleep. You can be the person who takes a child to school each morning, and the role model they look to for help.
In return, you'll get the peace that comes with knowing that you helped to make the world a better place, one child at a time. What's more, you'll also be given on-going support and training from Samaritas, and daily reimbursement from Michigan State to help cover the costs of clothing, transportation, food, and recreation.
Every child deserves the warmth and comfort a loving home can give. In Saginaw, we desperately need your help to provide for the hundreds of children without a home.