About Samaritan House
Q: I can find lots of Samaritan Houses around the country - are you all part of the same organization?
Q: Where is Samaritan House located?
Q: Is Samaritan House a religious organization?
Q: Is Samaritan House open on public holidays?
Q: I would like to attend a tour - how do I organize that?
Q: What is the Wee Care program and how can my school get involved?
Donating to Samaritan House
Q: Do you accept furniture?
Q: Do you pick-up donations?
Q: Do you accept used toys?
Q: Do you accept vehicle donations?
Q: I would like to do a drive - what do you accept and what do you not accept?
Q: I have a large amount of donations - can you pickup for me?
Looking for help?
Q: How can I get help?
Q: Where can I get a meal today?
Q: I live outside San Mateo County.
Can I come to Samaritan House for help?
Volunteering at Samaritan House
Q: How do I / we sign up to volunteer at Samaritan House?
Q: Can children volunteer in your programs?
Q: I want to help! Where can I get materials to help me run a drive or fundraiser?
Q: I have some specialist skills - can I use them to help in particular ways?
Q: Do you have one-off volunteering options that are open to the public?
Q: We have a large group - can we volunteer?
Q: How much lead time do you need to organize a group volunteer opportunity?
Q: When is Samaritan House open for volunteering?
Q: Why do I need to have and use an email address?
Q: I have not been invited to attend volunteer events or sign up for special shifts.
Q: I have some physical limitations - can I still volunteer?
Q: Can I schedule my own shifts using the online tool?
Q: Can I record my service hours using an online tool?
Q: I need to do community service for court / parole / probation. Can I do that with Samaritan House?
Q: Can I volunteer and still receive services from Samaritan House?
Q: Do you cover my vehicle insurance if I become a volunteer driver?
Q: Does Samaritan House provide Personal Injury Cover to volunteers?
Q: I have to stop volunteering - who should I tell?
Host or Attend an Event
Q: I'd like to host a fundraiser to benefit Samaritan House. Where should I get started?
Q: Do you have any public events coming up? I'd love to attend!
Careers at Samaritan House
Q: I'm interested in working at Samaritan House. What open positions do you have?