Understanding Senior Care and Housing

Home and Community Based Services
Lutheran Senior Services offers a full array of home and community based services designed to meet the specific needs of seniors in the St. Louis area. From medical care to help around the house to preventative programs, our friendly staff members are here to help our clients live life to the fullest, wherever they choose to live. Click here to learn more.

Pastoral Care
Offering spiritual care to those living in our communities and to their families is an essential part of what we do every day at Lutheran Senior Services. Available 24 hours a day, our chaplains are specially trained to provide for the emotional and spiritual needs of older adults and their loved ones.

Clinical Pastoral Education
Through its Clinical Pastoral Education program, Lutheran Senior Services offers accredited courses for training in pastoral care and counseling. In particular, our program presents students from around the world with opportunities for providing pastoral care to older adults, as they help serve the residents at our senior living communities and their families. Click here to learn more.

Volunteer Opportunities
Through Lutheran Senior Services, service-minded individuals find many opportunities to give of their time and talents. Whether you volunteer for clerical projects or decide to work directly with seniors, you have the chance to dramatically touch lives. Click here to learn more about volunteering at LSS. Our volunteer program is certified by the United Way of Greater St. Louis.

Speakers Bureau
Lutheran Senior Services provides a free speakers bureau on topics pertaining to seniors and aging. Presentations are available on a wide variety of topics, from health and wellness to managing your finances. To learn more, email us or call Carol at 314.446.2493.

“Engaging the Aging” Newsletter
Written by Pastor Walter Schoedel, this free publication of Lutheran Senior Services offers suggestions and solutions for congregations seeking to reach out to its older members. Click here to read the most recent edition or join our mailing list.