The Good Samaritan Shelter is a Christian ministry that provides safe, comfortable housing and supportive services to men, women, and women with children experiencing homelessness in the greater Phoenixville and Ephrata areas. GSS collaborates with local health and social service agencies to help our guests regain stability in their lives and address the issues surrounding their homelessness.
We strive to help our residents find employment, save money, and move to permanent housing.
Our work is based on Christian principles and although we gladly accept people of all faiths, we call upon God's power to help our residents through their struggles.
Budget motel rooms have become homes of last resortMay 18, 2015
"That is like a life sentence to poverty," said Nate Hoffer, director of Ephrata's Good Samaritan Shelter for homeless women and …