Lutheran Social Services Network of Hope

Creating a Better World

By Serving People in Need

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LSS offers services to provide for the basic needs of all people. Through our programs, we reach 29 counties in Ohio.

Impact You Can See

Each program within the Lutheran Social Services Network of Hope is unique and diverse, serving a different function in achieving our mission of creating a better world by serving people in need. We are always striving to restore lives and communities, one person at a time. We are humbled by the number of neighbors we’ve been able to serve.

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Thank You

We couldn’t have this kind of impact without the generosity of our donors, volunteers and staff. Together we’re delivering help and hope to people in need in our communities.

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Lutheran Social Services Network of Hope

You can help people in need in many ways. From those experiencing homelessness and families without food, to domestic violence victims and their children, your support makes all the difference.

Our Stories

Lutheran Social Services Network of Hope

People come to LSS at different stages in their lives and for different reasons. Each person’s story is unique. We strive to meet our clients, residents, volunteers, partners and donors where they are in life and serve them as individuals so that their lives may be fulfilled. Here are some of those unique stories.

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This is the fourth annual Stand Down. We are proud to co-sponsor the event, which connects homeless veterans with the services they need!We’re out at the Fairfield County Stand Down today that we are cosponsoring with the Fairfield County Veterans Service Commission. Any homeless veteran is welcome to come and get connected to services. ... See MoreSee Less

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This is the fourth annual Stand Down. We are proud to co-sponsor the event, which connects homeless veterans with the services they need!

WOSU Public Media featured a couple who adopted children through LSS in the 80s. While we no longer provide adoption services, we are proud of this part of our history! bit.ly/2KKK7ZU

WOSU Public Media
Meet the Columbus couple who opened their home to help nearly 20 Vietnamese children escape a war-torn country and find a new beginning in Central Ohio.

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Lutheran Social Services of Central Ohio is a United Way agency, a member of Lutheran Services in America and a non-profit 501(c)(3) organization.
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