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



Mission, Vision, Values

Our Mission

To extend Christian Hospitality through a continuum of care to those in need or at risk, regardless of race or religious belief.

Our Vision

To grow in strength, excellence and creativity in caring for others.

Our Values

Reflecting Christian Hospitality, the values of The Good Samaritan Society and Good Samaritan Canada are:

Healthy Relationships

In a spirit of compassion, we work in supportive partnerships and open our hearts to others by affirming their goodness and potential.
We do this by:

  • showing respect to others;
  • partnering in shared responsibilities;
  • communicating openly and sincerely;
  • showing compassion to others;
  • upholding dignity;
  • supporting the potential in everyone.

Hospitable Environments

We provide safe, comfortable communities inspiring involvement, where people experience a sense of caring, belonging and purpose.
We do this by:

  • putting people first before tasks;
  • providing home-like surroundings;
  • providing safe, non-threatening environments;
  • building and maintaining community connections.

Servant Leadership

We lead through giving of ourselves in service to others, by acting with courage in a trustworthy and ethical manner.
We do this by:

  • being accountable for all of our actions;
  • demonstrating integrity;
  • being good stewards of our resources;
  • serving others without self interest.

Bring Joy to those in Care

As a charity, The Good Samaritan Society raises funds to provide loving care and quality service to honour the diverse population we serve. Donations to our charity allow us to enhance the programs and services we offer to more than 6000 people.

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