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LSSWis - Lutheran Social Services (LSS) of Wisconsin and Upper Michigan

Public Adoption

Explore the adoption process.

We believe every adoption is a small miracle of love. As the largest not-for-profit, licensed child placing agency in Wisconsin, we've been helping children of all ages, and forever families of all faiths and backgrounds, find each other.

Senior Living

Help aging adults live well for years.

As we grow older, we experience challenges with daily living that impact our lives in ways we've never experienced before. We have developed senior living programs that can help you and your family answer questions like: Where can you spend your day? Where will you live?

Foster Care

The gift of love goes both ways.

Our foster parents are special people who provide love, structure and safety to children who can't be with their families or on their own. Foster parents know that in foster care, patience and acceptance of what each day may bring is essential.

Housing & Homelessness

Continue living independently.

We offer a variety of housing programs and solutions, from subsidized homes to market rate properties, as well as programs for homeless runaways and families.

Refugee & Resettlement

There are many ways to help.

We provide initial resettlement services including case management, job preparation and placement, and connection to community volunteers to help with structured guidance and teaching. Community support groups and churches are needed to help with finding housing, gather needed donations of furniture and clothes, assist with moving and furnishing apartments for new arrivals and more.


Live successfully in your community.

While disabilities present unique challenges, most people can live successfully in their own communities. Our staff members help more than 2,000 persons with disability services, providing custom levels of support, including support for older adults who also need these services.

Mental Health

Lead a healthier life.

Your mental and emotional well-being is as important as your physical health. In fact, since both your mind and body impact the quality of your life, the two are connected and should be considered parts of a larger picture. Taking care of both can help you lead a healthier life.

Addictions & Restorative Justice

Overcome challenges and live a full life.

We provide services specifically designed to help people struggling with addiction and/or who are involved with the criminal justice system to experience recovery and a newly improved life that can lead to lasting recovery.

Youth & Family Programs

Helping youth develop to their full potential.

Our professional counselors, social workers and staff provide youth services through an array of reputable and proven programs designed to offer services that help children and troubled youth thrive in residential and home settings in Wisconsin.

6737 W. Washington Street
Suite 2275
West Allis, WI 53214

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