In light of tragic events in Texas, SAMS is launching emergency response efforts to address medical and non-medical needs of victims of Hurricane Harvey. Partnering with local organizations, including Bayou Action Street Health, SAMS is providing immediate support to underserved communities affected by the disaster.
SAMS is launching mobile medical care in Houston, targeting underserved communities. Staffed with volunteers, the unit will deliver the necessary aid to victims in the area. SAMS leadership visited communities most affected by the devastating storm, in Lakewood Park, Harris County, Texas, and met with local organizers and medics from Bayou Action Street Health (BASH).
Volunteer With SAMS in the Houston area
We is seeking non-medical volunteers to assist with logistics, assessments, and Spanish translation to begin volunteering as soon as possible. Additionally, we are urgently seeking pulmonologists to join us as volunteers. If you are available for either of these needs, please fill out the following form. Please sign up here.
Support SAMS Relief Efforts in the Houston area
To support our efforts in Texas, please visit our Mobile Cause page here. Funds will be used to address the needs of victims, including medication, and to support SAMS mobile care unit in Houston. Read more about our latest efforts in Houston here.