Lutheran Social Services Network of Hope

Creating a Better World

By Serving People in Need

Become a Faithful Friend today!

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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Residents in the memory care unit at The Good Shepherd are so excited for Christmas and loved putting up the tree! ... See MoreSee Less

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Residents in the memory care unit at The Good Shepherd are so excited for Christmas and loved putting up the tree!Image attachmentImage attachment

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One of my favorite trees at TGS! ❤️

Looks good!

So pretty 💕

Check out the awesome pop up Christmas tree farm Options Home Services brought to LSS Kensington Place! Residents loved getting to decorate the trees while sipping on hot chocolate and munching on cookies. ... See MoreSee Less

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Time is running out, and we urgently need gifts for LSS Faith Mission shelter residents this holiday season! If you'd like to participate in our Deck the Halls gift event, please follow the link to sign up. Thank you for helping make the season brighter for those experiencing homelessness! lss.vomo.org/project/holiday-gifts-for-shelter-residents ... See MoreSee Less

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Time is running out, and we urgently need gifts for LSS Faith Mission shelter residents this holiday season! If youd like to participate in our Deck the Halls gift event, please follow the link to sign up. Thank you for helping make the season brighter for those experiencing homelessness! https://lss.vomo.org/project/holiday-gifts-for-shelter-residents
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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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