Lutheran Family Services expresses God’s love for all people by providing quality human care services that build and strengthen individual, family, and community life.
We Achieve Our Mission Through These Broad Service Areas
Supporting individuals and families through the highs and lows of life.
Providing for the needs of children and teens through Prevention and Early Intervention and Permanency and Well-Being.
Building stronger families through parent education, child support, and early detection and intervention.
Welcoming refugees and immigrants through career, housing, legal, and translation support.
Clients Served in 2021
Years of Service
Languages Spoken by LFS Staff
The Immanuel Children’s Home opened on the campus of the Immanuel Deaconess Institute in Omaha.
Immanuel Children’s Home constructed a second home.
(Photo from the collections of the Omaha Public Library. “This is the entire Immanuel Deaconess Institute along Meredith Avenue. The deaconess living quarters are in the middle, the Bethlehem Children’s Home is on the right, and the first hospital is on the left.” – Adam Fletcher Sasse)