Year Founded
Local Leader/Exec. Director
Sam Beals, CEO
Primary Contact Name
Kayla Park
Main Address

Detroit Headquarters
8131 E. Jefferson Avenue
Detroit, MI 48214
United States

Samaritas New Americans, Child and Family, & Behavioral Health Clinic
2170 E. Big Beaver Road, Suite B
Troy, MI 48083
United States

What We Do

Transforming entire communities one life at a time, Samaritas has sent ripples of positive change into Michigan communities since 1934. Connect. Empower. Transform. Text to give: 855-450-0515 We connect people with families and communities, empower them to live their fullest life possible and create a ripple effect of transformation. Samaritas is serving people as an expression of the love of Christ. Samaritas is one of Michigan’s largest faith-based, nonprofit health and human services agencies and serves over 20,000 people statewide. Our agency helps children find loving families by utilizing family preservation, foster care and adoption programs and services. Through Samaritas, New Americans can access resettlement services for refugees and establish new homes. We offer transitional homes for the homeless, women exiting the prison system and victims of human trafficking. Seniors seeking cost-effective, independent living options with memory care and rehab support, can also lean on Samaritas for assistance. We also offer affordable living residential communities offer clean, low-cost environments for seniors, families and people with development disabilities. Samaritas' diverse staff share a dedication to their fellow humans by doing the right thing, for the right reasons, every day. They truly are the rocks that start the ripple of transformation in the lives of those we serve. Because of you, we were able to… -Serve 20,000 people across the state of Michigan -2,943 refugees were resettled, taught English, and provided health care -47,037 hot meals served at our emergency homeless shelter and community center -1,514 families, individuals, and seniors found a home sweet home through our Affordable Living and Persons with Disabilities services -247 women became confident members of society after being human trafficked, imprisoned, or homeless -394 foster children found forever families through LAS Adoption Because of your endless support, we are possible.

Interesting Info
  • Samaritas' Community Impact- 164,968 hours of home service, 1,495 foster youth served and 360 adoptions
  • Samaritas is Michigan's largest private foster care, adoption and refugee resettlement organization.
  • Because of you, 2,943 refugees were resettled, taught English, and provided health care
Volunteer Opportunities

Provide Christmas Gifts to a Child in Need
Repeats daily for 365 times

Backpack Drive 2024!
Repeats daily for 77 times

Food Delivery to Refugee Families
Repeats weekly on Thursday, 8:20am - 12pm
Duration of 3 hours 40 minutes