Reaching Out

At 25 locations across our state, LSMNJ annually makes a difference in the lives of more than 6,000 individuals.

Reaching Out

Responding to the ever changing needs of New Jersey residents, Lutheran Social Ministries of NJ (LSMNJ) provides a broad range of programs and services. At 24 locations across our state, LSMNJ annually makes a difference in the lives of more than 6,000 individuals. Please review the map of New Jersey on this page to learn where our diverse social ministries are targeting and addressing specific human care and housing needs




Affordable Family Housing:

1  Lutheran Social Ministries of Camden (Camden) 89 townhomes
2  Peapack Gladstone Family Housing (Peapack) 20 townhomes
3  Project Home (Jersey City) 18 Units
4  West Hanover Street Apartments (Trenton) 17 apartments 

Affordable Senior Housing:

5 Birchwood at Old Bridge Senior Apartments (Old Bridge) 88 apartments
6 Lutheran Senior Residence at Pennsauken (Pennsauken) 70 apartments
7 Mirota Senior Residence (Whitehouse Station) 60 apartments
8 Mt. Olive Manor I & II (Flanders) 110 apartments
9 Roosevelt Solar Village (Roosevelt) 20 units *
10 South Plainfield Senior Residence (South Plainfield) 100 apartments
11 Sterling Village (Piscataway) 150 apartments *


Community Outreach Services:

12 H.E.R.O. (Burlington, Camden, Pennsauken) This program provides transitional coordination with trained social workers as community liaisons to the underserved, homeless and those in poverty. 
13 Community Engagement (Statewide) Through a neighborhood ministry, we connect with local congregations to support their efforts in developing community outreach programs.
14 Immigration Legal Services (Statewide) Provides immigration legal services, employment services, and an English-as-a-Second-Language (ESL) program for asylees and refugees.
15 Journey Hospice (Egg Harbor Twp.) Improving quality of life through hospice care services provided to those living with a serious illness in Atlantic, Cape May, Cumberland and Salem Counties.
16 LSMNJ Disaster Recovery (Statewide) Plans and coordinates long-term disaster recovery.
17 Lutheran Learning – (Statewide) An educational program which provides free presenters to Lutheran congregations on a variety of topics surrounding leadership and living to further enhance their ministry.
18 Lutherans Feeding Friends – (Statewide) Awards grants to Lutheran-affiliated food ministries. too provide start-up costs, replenish food supplies, and cover operational expenses.

Community Residential Services:

19 Lutheran Home for Children (Jersey City) Offers emergency shelter, for up to eight youth in crisis.
20 Luther Haven (Asbury Park) Serves nine residents with mental health needs.

Management Services:

21  Management Services (Statewide) Create and maintain a safe and welcoming environment at each of our housing sites, accommodating various needs.

Senior Healthcare and Retirement Living:

22 Crane’s Mill (West Caldwell) 282 independent living apartments and cottages, 48 assisted living beds, 18 memory support beds, and 66 skilled nursing beds
23 Lutheran Crossings at Moorestown (Moorestown) 56 assisted living suites, and 201 skilled nursing beds (32 rehabilitation beds, 60 certified Alzheimer's beds, 109 long-term care beds)
24  Lutheran Senior LIFE (Jersey City) A program of all-inclusive care for the elderly, providing and coordinating home and healthcare services for qualified seniors so that they can continue to live safely in their community.
25 The Villa at Florham Park (Florham Park) 21 Assisted Living suites, and 80 Skilled Nursing rooms. Rehabilitation services and special memory support also provided.

* Professionally managed by Lutheran Social Ministries of New Jersey.
All other facilities listed are owned and managed by Lutheran Social Ministries of New Jersey.