About us

The Good Samaritan Society, a Lutheran Social Service Organization, is a not-for-profit, registered charity with over 65 years of experience providing specialized health and community care services in innovative and caring environments.

Corporate Office

8861 75 Street, Edmonton, AB

goodsaminfo@gss.org

1-780-431-3600

News

NOW OPEN: The Strategic Planning Survey!

7 August, 2018
NOW OPEN: The Strategic Planning Survey!

We’re updating our strategic plan to determine where we want to go as an organization in the future, and we want to hear from you!  The survey is open to all employees, residents, families, and volunteers. Don’t delay and have your say! All responses are completely anonymous.  The Survey will close on September 7, 2018. Visit www.surveymonkey.com/r/gssgsc-yourvoice to....

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COMING SOON: The Strategic Planning Survey!

27 July, 2018
COMING SOON: The Strategic Planning Survey!

Recruitment of Vice President, Operations

14 June, 2018
Recruitment of Vice President, Operations

Reporting to the President and CEO, the Vice President, Operations is responsible for quality care and accommodations, financial performance, risk management and safety of all residents/clients and employees in all care homes and programs of The Good Samaritan Society and Good Samaritan Canada. This link will lead you to the Opportunity Profile that outlines the....

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Announcement of New President and CEO

16 May, 2018
Announcement of New President and CEO

Recruitment of President and CEO

7 March, 2018
Recruitment of President and CEO

The Board of Directors has engaged the firm of Davies Park to assist us in our efforts to recruit a new President and CEO for The Good Samaritan Society and Good Samaritan Canada (GSS/GSC). This link will lead you to the Opportunity Profile that outlines the key responsibilities, attributes, and measures of success we are....

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A Positive Approach to Care – Second Session Added!

1 March, 2018
A Positive Approach to Care – Second Session Added!

  Our last Positive Approach to Care session was so popular, we added a second session! MARCH 20 UPDATE: please note that the training on March 24 has been relocated to Good Samaritan Dr. Gerald Zetter Care Centre due to influenza at Good Samaritan Southgate Care Centre. WHERE: Good Samaritan Dr. Gerald Zetter Care Centre....

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The Journey – Winter 2018

9 February, 2018
The Journey – Winter 2018

Our new edition of The Journey is available! We hope you will enjoy reading all of the fun stories from our Good Samaritan family.    

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A Positive Approach to Care

31 January, 2018

  WHAT: Dementia Care Skills Training Workshop WHO: Open to family members, friends, volunteers, staff, and ANYONE who comes into contact with people living with dementia WHERE: Good Samaritan Dr. Gerald Zetter Centre, 9649 71 Ave NW, Edmonton AB WHEN: Saturday, February 24th TIME: 1:00 PM – 4:00 PM COST: FREE! (Refreshments will be provided)....

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New Fundraising Campaign Helps “Make Life More” for Those in Need

28 November, 2017
New Fundraising Campaign Helps “Make Life More” for Those in Need

The Good Samaritan Society launched their Make Life More fundraising campaign to take life and make it more joyful, creative, engaging and soulful for those in need. Edmonton, AB – November 28, 2017—The Good Samaritan Society officially kicked off its new “Make Life More” fundraising campaign in November. Make Life More’s intention is to turn....

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Video: Funding Quality Care and Quality Accommodations

26 September, 2017
Video: Funding Quality Care and Quality Accommodations

We pride ourselves on our quality care and quality accommodations, and as a registered charity, we rely on donations to do even more. Learn more about where our funding comes from, where it goes, and how together we can do more for those in our care. Please share and become an ambassador of our cause.

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