Our caring, professional staff provide a broad range of services to adults, teens, children, families, schools, congregations, businesses and communities across Washington, Oregon and Idaho.

The programs of Lutheran Community Services Northwest are tailored to address specific needs in each of the communities we serve.  To learn more about specific services offered in your community, visit our Offices page.

Our agency’s diverse, community-based programs fall into five broad lines of service:




Behavioral Health Services
Our Mental Health Counseling and Alcohol/Drug Programs help people access strengths to heal and respond to life’s challenges. We reduce the impact of violence in our communities through Victim Support and Advocacy Programs, and through Intervention Programs for perpetrators.

Family & Community Support
Our Family Support Centers enable community members to access resources and build connections. Our Parenting, Violence Prevention and Community Education Programs strengthen skills to empower adults, children, families and communities.

Child Welfare Programs
We help children find safe, stable, loving homes through our Foster Care and Adoption Programs. Our Family Stabilization and Wraparound Services help families access strengths and resources, and help children avoid hospitalization.

Refugee & Immigrant Services
We help refugees and immigrants access resources and gain skills to successfully transition to their new communities, attain self-sufficiency and begin lives of new hope and promise.

Senior & Disability Services
Seniors and people with disabilities increase and maintain independence and well-being through services such as Home Care, Meals on Wheels, Senior Companion and Retired & Senior Volunteer Program (RSVP).

Crime Victims Services
Our Crime Victim Advocacy Program works to support people and communities who have been victims of crime. The program provides direct and over the phone support, advocacy, and crisis intervention to all people who are in need after a crime has been committed.

For more information on specific services offered in your community, contact the office nearest you.