Lutheran Social Services Network of Hope

Creating a Better World

By Serving People in Need

We’re pleased to announce HandsOn Central Ohio is joining the LSS Network of Hope on March 1! The most important thing to know is that services aren’t changing. Anyone looking for a referral should still dial 2-1-1 as they normally would or use the food line. More info to come!

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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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Happy birthday to Sarah, who gets the special distinction of being the only February birthday at LSS Lutheran Village! ... See MoreSee Less

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Happy birthday to Sarah, who gets the special distinction of being the only February birthday at LSS Lutheran Village!Image attachment

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Happy Birthday and God Bless you today and everyday

Happy birthday!!!

Happy Birthday!

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Chocolate covered strawberries must be all the rage this year! Another LSS community, Kensington Place, also had them at their Valentine's event. ... See MoreSee Less

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Chocolate covered strawberries must be all the rage this year! Another LSS community, Kensington Place, also had them at their Valentines event.Image attachment

Our favorite third graders were back from Columbus Academy visiting LSS Kensington Place. It's so fun that one of their favorite things is playing the piano! ... See MoreSee Less

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Our favorite third graders were back from Columbus Academy visiting LSS Kensington Place. Its so fun that one of their favorite things is playing the piano!Image attachmentImage attachment
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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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