Samuel’s House in Kings Co. to hold open house

The public is invited to an open house at Samuel’s House substance abuse treatment program near Lemoore and Armona from 2-4 p.m. Friday.

The 49-bed residential facility at 11517 15th Ave. is operated by Champions Recovery Alternative in a converted senior home. The Kings County Probation Department used state grant funds for the shelter project to relieve jail overcrowding and reduce recidivism.

Samuel’s House currently houses 25 residents and will be used for alternative sentencing and release of inmates on probation.