About

Making our world a safer, healthier and more hopeful place to live

When unimaginable crises threaten people’s lives and futures, Lutheran Community Services Northwest offers healing, help and hope. We help vulnerable children, families, refugees and others overcome life’s most difficult challenges to become contributing members of our communities.

Our mission is grounded in faith and the ideals of inclusiveness and justice. We respect, serve and advocate for all no matter their religion, ethnicity, sexuality or other personal attributes.

We have nearly a century of experience, recognized expertise and a legacy of success and dedication to serve more than 40,000 people each year across Washington, Oregon and Idaho. Our organization is committed to delivering the highest quality services and we have been accredited through the Council on Accreditation since 1991.

LCS Northwest services are provided without regard to race, ethnicity, national origin, religious belief, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, age, marital status, ability, military or veteran status, source of income or political affiliation.

Annual Report

Strategic Plan

Diversity Action Plan

Privacy Practices

Lutheran Community Services Northwest take privacy and confidentiality very seriously. It is important to us that our clients feel safe coming to us for services and trusting us with their information. We have posted our Notice of Privacy Practices here so that clients are aware of the laws and regulations covering how we may share their information.
 
 
* Updated 4/20/20 to include information about our participation in Health Information Exchange networks.
 
 
 
English          Spanish          Russian
You are welcome here.
We offer services without regard to race, ethnicity, national origin, religious belief, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, age, marital status, ability, military or veteran status, source of income or political affiliation.

Upcoming Events

There are no upcoming events at this time. VIEW ALL EVENTS
Comments Box SVG iconsUsed for the like, share, comment, and reaction icons

There has been a surge of youth arriving at the Mexican border to seek asylum in the US. Many are fleeing gang violence that is plaguing their Central American homelands. Our foster care team in Seattle, along with our team in Spokane, are gearing up to be part of the solution to help these unaccompanied refugee minors. Read more here: lcsnw.org/2021/04/building-a-future-for-refugee-youth/

#RefugeesWelcome #HealthJusticeHope
... See MoreSee Less

22 hours ago
There has been a surge of youth arriving at the Mexican border to seek asylum in the US. Many are fleeing gang violence that is plaguing their Central American homelands. Our foster care team in Seattle, along with our team in Spokane, are gearing up to be part of the solution to help these unaccompanied refugee minors. Read more here: https://lcsnw.org/2021/04/building-a-future-for-refugee-youth/

#RefugeesWelcome #HealthJusticeHope

Happy Mother's Day to all mothers! You are the world.

#mothersday2021 #pnwlife #HealthJusticeHope
... See MoreSee Less

4 days ago
Happy Mothers Day to all mothers! You are the world.

#mothersday2021 #pnwlife #HealthJusticeHope
A- A A+
Make a Difference
Support people in need in your community with a gift today.