Hampton Roads Perspective Interview

Samaritan House Executive Director, Robin Gauthier, and Development Director, Tom Higgins, give an interview to the Hampton Roads Perspective show on February 2, 2017. The interview is to be aired on The New 101.3, Z104, 94.9 the Point, and 96.7 R&B. Listen here.

Anti Human Trafficking Task Force

Anti Human Trafficking Task Force January 31, 2017 As part of the Task Force to end Human Trafficking in the Hampton Roads and surrounding areas, Samaritan House met with the key players to sign a MOA. Watch the video here.

Samaritan House Receives $750k Grant to Combat Human Trafficking

The Commonwealth’s Attorney General and The Office of Homeland Security Investigations-Norfolk announced a $750,000 grant Samaritan House received as a part of the Hampton Roads Human Trafficking Task Force. This grant will help provide critical support services to those victimized by human trafficking in the Hampton Roads region. This is an important day in our community…

NASCAR Suspends Driver Accused of Choking Ex-Girlfriend

For the first time in its history, NASCAR has indefinitely suspended a driver after a Delaware court upheld allegations of domestic violence. Kurt Busch, who raced onto the NASCAR scene in 2000, has also been involved in altercations with fellow drivers in past years, several of which turned violent. Busch’s ex-girlfriend, Patricia Driscoll, accused him…

Domestic Violence Awareness Hot Topic at Grammys, Super Bowl

The national discussion on domestic violence and sexual assault took center stage in February, thanks to commercials aired during the 57th Annual Grammy Awards and Super Bowl XLIX. President Barack Obama spoke directly to viewers in a spot aired during the Grammys. On a night when popular musicians are honored for their work, the President…