Our Social Ministry
Since 1904, Lutheran Social Ministries of New Jersey has been helping people of all ages, backgrounds, and faiths throughout the state. We work with over 200 Lutheran congregations across the state and serve more than 3,861 individuals at 20 locations. View our statistics by program. Learn more about our Lutheran Connection.
Through the power of the Holy Spirit and in response to God’s love as revealed in the Gospel, the mission of Lutheran Social Ministries of New Jersey is to serve those who hurt, who are in need, or who have limited choices.
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From disaster relief and emergency assistance to affordable housing and senior living options, we offer programs and services that address the acute and long-term needs of children, adults, families, and seniors throughout New Jersey.
Connect with Us and Make a Difference.
Volunteer with Us
Gather your church group, your coworkers, or your friends and family and lend a hand to those in need.
See volunteer opportunities.
Make a Donation
Your gift makes a real difference in the lives of children, seniors, immigrants, the disabled, the hungry, and the homeless.
Find Your Calling
If you want a job that is truly a vocation and you enjoy helping others, consider joining our team. See open positions.