Lutheran Social Services Network of Hope

Create 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 29 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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The welcoming committee at The Manor at Howland Glen, an LSS senior affordable housing community, welcomes our newest tenant with a basket of goodies and a hand of friendship. ... See MoreSee Less

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The welcoming committee at The Manor at Howland Glen, an LSS senior affordable housing community, welcomes our newest tenant with a basket of goodies and a hand of friendship.

LSS The Good Shepherd recognized three staff members at their annual Milestone Service Celebration. Left to right is Nancy Pence, Medical Records & Ward Coordinator, 30 years of service; Cheryl Wills, RN Charge Nurse, 20 years of service; and Lorie White, Director of Admissions and Social Services, 25 years of service. Congrats and thank you for your service! ... See MoreSee Less

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LSS The Good Shepherd recognized three staff members at their annual Milestone Service Celebration. Left to right is Nancy Pence, Medical Records & Ward Coordinator, 30 years of service; Cheryl Wills, RN Charge Nurse, 20 years of service; and Lorie White, Director of Admissions and Social Services, 25 years of service. Congrats and thank you for your service!

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Veteran residents of LSS The Good Shepherd attended the Veterans Appreciation Day at the Ashland County Airport. They attended shows about the war as well as getting pretty close to the airplanes flown in WWII.
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Veteran residents of LSS The Good Shepherd attended the Veterans Appreciation Day at the Ashland County Airport. They attended shows about the war as well as getting pretty close to the airplanes flown in WWII.

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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