This Foster Care Awareness Month, Samaritas, one of Michigan's best-known foster care agencies, is asking experienced foster parents to share the good news about the joys of being a foster parent! There are thousands of reasons why caring individuals should foster one of the 10,000 foster children in Michigan's system, but throughout May, we'll list 90 of our top reasons why should consider fostering with us.

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Community Impact

120,000 Hours of Disability Support
1,411 Foster Youth Served
359 Adoptions

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8131 E. Jefferson Ave.

8131 E. Jefferson Ave.

Detroit, MI 48214
(313) 823-7700

8131 E. Jefferson Ave.
2080 Union Ave SE

2080 Union Ave SE

Grand Rapids, MI 49507
(616) 356-1934

2080 Union Ave SE
1545 Keystone Ave

1545 Keystone Ave

Lansing, MI 48911
(517) 321-7663

1545 Keystone Ave

News

The Michigan Moonshot Goal
Samaritas Challenges Leaders Across the State to Unite for a Larger Vision in 2024
On the heels of the recently released report by the Growing Michigan Together Council outlining the state’s population struggles – Michigan is 49th out of 50 in population growth – and the goal of becoming a top ten state for population growth by 2050, Kelli Dobner, Chief... Read More
Foster this Holiday
​Samaritas Asks Michiganders to Give Foster Kids a Home this Season
DETROIT – The holidays are a reminder of the importance of family and how the absence of a healthy family can change the course of a child’s path to adulthood. With approximately 10,000 children in Michigan’s foster care system, Samaritas is looking for foster parents who... Read More
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What does it mean? It means we choose to be agents of positive change. By being the rock that starts the ripple, you inspire us to create a better world, one life at a time.

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