For more information, please see the Lutheran Social Services Web site.

Lutheran Social Services of Wisconsin

Address: 5300 W Lincoln Ave, West Allis, WI 53219


By car: Head south on N 19th toward W Clybourn St. Turn right onto W Clybourn St. Turn left onto N 27th St. Continue onto S Layton Blvd. Turn right onto W Lincoln Ave.

By bus: Take the #14 towards Southridge, get off at Lincoln and Forrest Home. Take the #53 to Lincoln and S 52nd St.

Orientation: TBD

Days/Hours of Volunteering: Students can find out specific days and times for service learning during the Service Learning Sign-Up Night.

Description of Agency: Lutheran Social Services (LSS) offers a variety of services throughout Wisconsin and Upper Michigan. With the help of over 1,100 employees, LSS provides services across a person’s lifespan, addressing a variety of conditions. Services are available for children and families, adults, older adults and persons with disabilities. Services include addiction, adoption and foster care, mental health, corrections, disabilities, homelessness, parenting, refugee resettlement, aging, counseling, and housing.

Student Role at Agency: Under the direction of the Site Supervisor, the Human Services Intern (Service Learner) assists professionals from Lutheran Social Services of WI & Upper MI (LSS) through a variety of services, such as Addictions & Restorative Justice, Behavioral Health, Housing & Aging, Children & Family Services, Persons with Disabilities, and Urban & Rural Ministries.  The Human Services Intern may assist clients in identifying available benefits and social and community services and help clients obtain them. May assist Social Workers or Human Services Professionals with developing, organizing, and conducting programs to prevent and resolve problems relevant to substance abuse, human relationships, rehabilitation, or adult daycare



Contact Us

Marquette University Service Learning
P.O. Box 1881
1102 W. Wisconsin Ave. Room 303
Milwaukee, Wisconsin 53201-1881

Phone Number: (414) 288-0250
Fax Number: (414) 288-3259

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