With the Taliban retaking control of Afghanistan, people are being forced to flee their country with no place to go at a record pace. As the U.S. armed forces rapidly withdraw from Afghanistan, more than 18,000 Afghans who served alongside us are in grave danger and at risk of retaliatory attacks from the Taliban. Samaritas and Lutheran Immigration and Refugee Service have taken the lead in resettling New Americans and their families and is currently looking for assistance in supporting refugees coming to Michigan.

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164,986 Hours of At Home Service
1,361 Foster Youth Served
459 Adoptions


Sandwich Generation Playbook presented by Thrivent
Samaritas and Thrivent are hosting a virtual panel on October 27 at 12:30 p.m for anyone sandwiched between family needs and the obligations of an older loved one. It’s a tall order that can take an emotional toll on everyone involved. Participants will walk away with a solid playbook... Read More

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The Fessenden Family

This is the story of 6 siblings who found their forever family through Samaritas adoption and foster care :)

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