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 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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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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Lutheran Village residents went fishing thanks to the hospitality of Don and Sheila Keener, who let us go fishing at their pond and and had yummy cookies! Thanks to volunteers Sally, Blake, Dane, Lane, Jax and Aleiah for making this outing a success. ... See MoreSee Less

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Martha has been a resident of Pleasant View Place, an LSS senior affordable housing community, since 2002. She’s 95 and was honored by Sugar Grove, Ohio, where she lived before moving to Pleasant View, as the July 4th Sugar Grove Stars and Stripes Grand Marshall. Martha is very involved with our community and is appreciated by all! ... See MoreSee Less

4 days ago

Martha has been a resident of Pleasant View Place, an LSS senior affordable housing community, since 2002. She’s 95 and was honored by Sugar Grove, Ohio, where she lived before moving to Pleasant View, as the July 4th Sugar Grove Stars and Stripes Grand Marshall. Martha is very involved with our community and is appreciated by all!

Don't underestimate them because they have walkers. Our LSS Kensington Place residents can still line dance up a storm! ... See MoreSee Less

5 days ago

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I luv this. They got to practice this in the Seniorfit Center using Alexa.

Someone near and dear to me, used a wheeled walker after one surgery, a knee scooter after the other. I was amazed at how creative he became with how to do things.

Oh my gosh...I love this!!!

Love it!

Love this! ❤️

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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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