Home Page

Embrace • Equip • Empower

LSS Community Care has a legacy of meeting the needs of the poor, underserved and powerless regardless of race, creed or orientation since 1946.  We unite with individuals, churches, businesses, civic leaders, government agencies and other stakeholders for one goal; breaking the cycle of poverty one family at a time. Take a moment to explore three key ways LSS serves:

Emergency Services
Serving 250,000 individuals and families with basic needs like food, hot meals, clothing, housing, transportation and more.

Program Resources
Operating over 50 specialized programs offering training that equips individuals and families with tools and resources that move them toward independence.

Circles of Support
Surrounding families with the support they need to move out of poverty and also initiating changes in the community that result in eliminating barriers to economic stability.

Featured Locations

From the Blog
avanti program
LSS Avanti Program Featured on Lutheran Church Extension Fund Site
For almost 40 years, Lutheran Church Extension Fund has earned a distinguished reputation for its help to LCMS congregations nationwide…
War on Poverty
LSS – War on Poverty for 68 Years
This week we are reflecting on the 50th anniversary of President Lyndon Johnson’s “War on Poverty”. Think about our national…
Boy Scouts Meal Pic
One Meal at a Time
Throughout the holiday season, it is fairly easy to come across stories of gift giving, great acts of service and…
Embrace, Equip, Empower
For as many individuals and families who are living in poverty in Southern California, there are just as many stories…
LSS Community Care Centers is a registered 501(c)3 nonprofit organization.
All donations are tax deductible in full or in part.
Website by Fireworx Digital | © 2014 LSS