If you are experiencing violence, you are not alone.

Whether you are a victim of sexual assault, domestic violence,
stalking or human trafficking - help is available.
Call the 24-hour Samaritan House crisis hotline:

Monday - Friday 8a.m. - 5p.m.

If you are homeless or at risk of losing your home, we can help.


Samaritan House helps victims become survivors through a holistic approach to healing. We offer emergency and permanent housing, case management, counseling, and assistance. in navigating the legal system for men, women and children.


Since 1984, Samaritan House has been the trusted non-profit resource for issues surrounding violence and homelessness across Hampton Roads.
Our team of dedicated staff and volunteers are committed to empowering our clients and educating the community.


Be a Samaritan. Make a Difference.
Share our story, volunteer or donate to our cause - no amount of support is too little.


Violence and homelessness don't discriminate. These issues
cross ethnic, racial, sexual orientation, religious and socioeconomic lines.
Samaritan House is committed to community outreach and education
to provide real solutions for these complex issues.

THANK YOU for Tuning in and for your Generosity

We hope you were able to tune in and be inspired by "Let's Talk Healing with Drea Kelly," an hour long talk show and virtual fundraising event to raise awareness of domestic violence and services provided by Samaritan House. If you missed the show, you may view by following the link below. You may still donate online or by texting SamStrong (one word) 50155!

You're Invited to Paint 757 Purple During October!

Paint 757 Purple is BACK and for 2020 we are excited to announce how individuals and businesses all across Hampton Roads can join with Samaritan House to take a stand against violence in honor of Domestic Violence Awareness Month! Individuals and businesses of all sizes and industries are invited to get involved and make a real difference. You’ll be helping our community become a safer place for every woman, man and child who calls Hampton Roads home.

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The mission of Samaritan House is to foster personal safety, growth and self-sufficiency in adults and their children through the freedom from sexual assault, domestic violence, human trafficking and homelessness.

Since 1984, Samaritan House has provided emergency and permanent housing, support services and community outreach to victims of violence and homeless families in the Hampton Roads region. We own and operate 12 safe houses for emergency shelter for individuals and families fleeing violence and those at risk of losing their homes. Samaritan House utilizes a holistic approach to meet the needs of victims and their children. Our clients receive support through case management, counseling, victim advocacy, nutrition assistance, transportation, access to medical care and vocational training. Our children’s program works with youth to establish healthy relationships, build self-confidence and ultimately break the cycles of violence. 65% of the clients we serve are children.

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