Lutheran Social Services Network of Hope

Creating a Better World

By Serving People in Need

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By joining this special group of monthly donors, you'll give people in need access to lasting solutions all year long. Join today to help ensure that we're always ready to serve nutritious meals, offer safe shelter, and provide clean clothing to the neighbors who need them most.

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LSS offers services to provide for the basic needs of all people. Through our programs, we reach 27 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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Want to learn more about how to support our Network of Hope programs and the great work going on to support those in need? Sign up to receive periodic information via email.

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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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Resident Assistant Alexis says she works at Lutheran Village because it's "where my heart belongs. I enjoy putting a smile on residents' faces and giving them the absolute best care." You can experience that joy too by applying today! lssnetworkofhope.org/employment/ ... See MoreSee Less

18 hours ago
Resident Assistant Alexis says she works at Lutheran Village because its where my heart belongs. I enjoy putting a smile on residents faces and giving them the absolute best care. You can experience that joy too by applying today! https://lssnetworkofhope.org/employment/

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Love how you interact with the Residents and give great care!

You do a great job Alexis!

It's nice to finally be back out in the community! LSS The Good Shepherd staff attended a Christmas in July bingo with Ashland County Council On Aging! ... See MoreSee Less

24 hours ago
Its nice to finally be back out in the community! LSS The Good Shepherd staff attended a Christmas in July bingo with Ashland County Council On Aging!Image attachment

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Bingo is fun time for residents!

You can become a Faithful Friend by offering monthly support to people who are homeless, hungry and victims of domestic violence. Sign up today! lssnetworkofhope.org/donate-monthly/?dr=Lutheran%20Social%20Services%20Network%20of%20Hope&type=M... ... See MoreSee Less

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You can become a Faithful Friend by offering monthly support to people who are homeless, hungry and victims of domestic violence. Sign up today!  https://lssnetworkofhope.org/donate-monthly/?dr=Lutheran%20Social%20Services%20Network%20of%20Hope&type=Monthly
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