our newest

Board Member


The amazing journey of Emillie Binja has come full circle — from child refugee whose family was resettled by LCSNW in 2016, to newly appointed member of the LCSNW Board of Directors in 2024. We’re delighted to deepen our connection to this young pastor who is the very picture of resilience. 


people doing




Are you or somebody you know searching for meaningful employment in one of several beautiful Pacific Northwest communities? How about a 37.5-hour work week and an attractive benefits plan? Check out our Careers Page, including a two-minute video, to learn why working at LCSNW may be a good fit.


the way back

to wholeness


Olesia is one of many LCSNW staff profoundly shaped by their refugee experience. She fled Ukraine during the war, works as a case manager in our Vancouver office, and now shares her insights as a member of the Washington State Refugee Advisory Council. Meet Olesia in this video and story.

Behavioral Health Services

Achieving health and well being for a better life

Better lives mean better communities. So we partner with thousands of people as they make their journeys from addiction, trauma and mental health issues to recovery, hope and happiness. Learn More

Family and Community Support

Building stronger families and communities

By breaking generational cycles of poverty and trauma, we make a powerful positive impact on people and communities. Learn More

Refugee and Immigrant Services

We help refugees and immigrants rebuild their lives in a new country

We believe in the American dream. That’s why we help people who’ve endured the unimaginable to pursue it. Learn More

Child Welfare Programs

Keeping kids safe, supported and loved

We believe all children deserve homes where they feel safe and loved. That’s why we work to ensure that neglected, abused, parentless and other at-risk children are surrounded by loving families. Learn More

Aging and Independent Living

Enriching communities with active and engaged seniors

We believe our communities are richer when aging adults and people with disabilities of all ethnic backgrounds are part of the social fabric. We provide the services they need to live engaged and independent lives. Learn More

Crime Victim Services

Standing up for victims of crime

We stand with victims of crimes to offer personal support, connections to services that aid with healing and recovery, and assistance through investigative and legal processes. Learn More