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Lutheran Social Services of the National Capital Area (LSS/NCA) offers support and hope to children, individuals, families, and communities throughout the National Capital area and Baltimore city regardless of religion, race, ethnicity, age, or sexual orientation. We educate and advocate for social justice, individual self-sufficiency, and the inherent worth of every human being.
The LSS/NCA Refugee & Immigrant Services program provides support and services including reception, resettlement and employment services for refugees, asylees and victims of human trafficking.
If you'd like to volunteer at LSS/NCA Refugee & Immigrant Services program, please apply here and we will contact you soon.
Our current activities include:
Reception and Placement: Currently, we are welcoming refugees from: Burma, Liberia, Iran, Uzbekistan, Sudan, Eritrea, Somalia, Ethiopia, Vietnam, and the Democratic Republic of the Congo.
Early Self-Sufficiency Program: Combines private donations with federal matching funds to provide an alternative to welfare for new arrivals. The goal is to find employment for the refugee as soon as possible.