WAVY TV 10 Feature: Victims of domestic violence encouraged to seek help following deadly shootings

(first appeared on WAVY TV 10 HERE) VIRGINIA BEACH, Va. (WAVY) -- There have been two deadly domestic shootings within 24 hours of each other in Hampton Roads. The shootings highlight the reality of domestic violence, but advocates are reminding the community - there is a way out. Samaritan House in Virginia Beach offers shelter [...]

2019-04-11T20:30:15+00:00April 11th, 2019|Post|0 Comments

Samaritan House Speaks Out on Rob Porter Scandal with 13 News Now

The Rob Porter scandal in the White House is still under investigate amidst claims by Porter's ex-wives and ex-girlfriends stating that he had physically, verbally and emotionally abused them throughout their respective relationships. Samaritan House staff was approached by local news outlet ABC 13NewsNow to chime in on this matter. Our Marketing and Events Coordinator, [...]

2018-02-16T19:22:31+00:00February 16th, 2018|Post|0 Comments

Make a House into a Home: Move-in Kits

We recently had the opportunity to shadow a family as they moved into their new house. A father and his young children had been living out of their car for months. They needed to be housed in a place that met all safety requirements and was affordable, and they needed assistance fast. Our team of [...]

2018-01-11T22:38:18+00:00December 29th, 2017|Post|1 Comment