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

VIDEO: COVID-19 Update July 17, 2020

17 July, 2020

We’ve been getting lots of questions regarding the COVID-19 outbreak at our Good Samaritan Southgate Care Centre in Edmonton, AB, so our interim President and CEO, Michelle Bonnici, did a video to answer some of the frequently asked questions.

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Recruitment of President and CEO

2 June, 2020
Recruitment of President and CEO

The Good Samaritan Society has retained the services of Optimum Talent to assist with this leadership recruitment.  Please send your resume in Word or PDF format to: pies_edmonton@optimumtalent.com . Copy and Paste the following job title and code and place it in the subject line of your email so they can identify the job and confirm receipt....

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National Volunteer Week 2020

22 April, 2020
National Volunteer Week 2020

Dear Good Samaritan Volunteer, As it is National Volunteer Week, I wanted to send a heartfelt thank you for all of your support. While we can’t currently celebrate with you in person, it was important to me that we were able to say thank you in some way until we can see you again. Over....

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Visitation Protocols

17 March, 2020
Visitation Protocols

As an organization, we are working in partnership with the various health authorities and governments as we deal with the effects of the COVID-19 pandemic. We are following all Public Health Orders, including on visitation. AlbertaOn July 16, 2020, the Chief Medical Officer of Health (CMOH) announced a new Public Health Order that changes the....

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COVID-19

10 March, 2020
COVID-19

COVID-19 Outbreak Disclosure COVID-19 in Long Term Care Settings Info Sheet Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs) Click here for Visitation Protocols Resources Resource for People with Loved Ones in Care Representative Check-In (to use when calling care home to check on loved one during COVID-19 Outbreak) The Good Samaritan Society (Alberta) Resident and Family Safe Outing....

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Awards of Distinction

11 February, 2020
Awards of Distinction

Awards are open to all employees of The Good Samaritan Society, Good Samaritan Canada, and Good Samaritan Delta View Care Centre. Nominations are encouraged from employees, residents and families starting February 12, 2020 and closing March 11, 2020. Mission Award The mission award recognizes employees and teams that best exemplify extending Christian hospitality in a meaningful and creative way.....

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Request for Quotation for Cleaning Supplies

27 January, 2020
Request for Quotation for Cleaning Supplies

RFQ Closing Date and Time: February 7, 2020 at 2:00:00 p.m. Mountain Standard time. The intent of this RFQ is to find a distributor to deliver Diversey and other manufacturer’s cleaning, hygiene products (e.g. paper products, janitorial tools, housekeeping tools and chemicals and garbage bags), to all of the Society’s facilities and at the locations....

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2018/19 Report to the Community

21 October, 2019
2018/19 Report to the Community

Rooted – celebrating 70 years of compassionate care is the theme of our 2018/19 Report to the Community which contains information regarding our 2019-2024 strategic plan and a few inspirational stories. Click here to read or download our publication.

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Now Recruiting for Board of Director Positions

29 January, 2019
Now Recruiting for Board of Director Positions

The Board of Directors of The Good Samaritan Society (the Society) is currently seeking nominees to join a diverse group of members who collaboratively contribute to the well-being and sustainability of the organization.  The Board of Directors is a governance board of twelve (12) directors (10 laypeople and 2 Lutheran clergy) and as such defines....

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Strategic Planning – What we heard

13 December, 2018
Strategic Planning – What we heard

Thank you to all of our employees, volunteers, residents/clients, families, and partners who took the time over the last couple of months to provide input into our strategic planning process. As we finalize our 2024 Strategic Plan, these are some of the important things we heard should be considered:

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