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.

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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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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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Gayle, receptionist at LSS Kensington Place, won our Kensington men’s basketball bracket challenge! She received the champion trophy from Kent Harris, executive director, and his son Jax. Congrats, Gayle! ... See MoreSee Less

3 days ago
Gayle, receptionist at LSS Kensington Place, won our Kensington men’s basketball bracket challenge! She received the champion trophy from Kent Harris, executive director, and his son Jax. Congrats, Gayle!

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I absolutely love Gayle! Congratulations! Hey Kent! ♥️

Congratulations

Love Gayle! Way to go!

That’s a great trophy!

Congratulations

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Lutheran Village also joined in the eclipse fun with a glow party after viewing the celestial event! 🌑🌞 ... See MoreSee Less

4 days ago

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Looks like a great time!

Looks like they are having a great time

LSS The Good Shepherd went all out for the eclipse! In addition to residents and staff enjoying themed treats and watching the eclipse, we had 19 kids attend our intergenerational eclipse day. They shared stories, played bingo with residents, had lunch and watched the eclipse with our residents. It was a great day! ... See MoreSee Less

5 days ago

Comment on Facebook

How awesome was that. So much fun for everyone.

Thank you Elaine. So glad Bill got to see it. I wish I could have been there but I was at my daughter's home in Plain City.

Happy to see staff and residents enjoying the day!

What a great patio !

Looks like they are having a good time 🌞

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