Lutheran Family Services

Cause Area

  • Advocacy & Human Rights
  • Children & Youth
  • Crisis Support
  • Immigrants & Refugees
  • Veterans & Military Families


7929 W. Center RoadOmaha, NE 68124 United States

Organization Information

Mission Statement

Lutheran Family Services expresses God’s love for all people by providing quality human care services that build and strengthen individual, family, and community life.


Lutheran Family Services: Founded as an orphanage in 1892, Lutheran Family Services is now the largest human care organization in
Nebraska and Western Iowa. Every year, its employees deliver exceptional service to thousands of children,
individuals, and families through 47 programs. A broad spectrum of services ranges from foster care and
children’s behavioral health to helping human trafficking victims and newly resettled refugees.

LFS demonstrates its mission through these broad service areas:

Children Services - Providing for the needs of children and teens through Prevention and Early Intervention and Permanency and Well-Being.

Family Services - Building stronger families through parent education, child support, and early detection and intervention.

New Americans - Welcoming refugees and immigrants through career, housing, legal, and translation support.

Behavioral Health - Supporting individuals and families through the highs and lows of life.


Would you recommend Lutheran Family Services?
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by Martin M. (November 10, 2017)
I have served as a refugee mentor and helping to set up new refugee families. The setup work is easy and not so time consuming. Mentoring depends greatly on the refugee family. It is very rewarding, but not always easy.
by tyler h. (August 24, 2014)
I have a lot of friends that need hours of community service for school so if i find that its a good place to volunteer than i would recommend it

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