Services for People with Disabilities

About Us

About Us


Since 1865, Lutheran Social Service of Minnesota (LSS) has responded to Minnesota's changing needs by being wholly committed to making life better for our neighbors.

Lutheran Social Service of Minnesota is one of the state’s largest, nonprofit social service organization with 2,300 staff serving nearly 100,000 people of all ages in each of Minnesota’s 87 counties and in more than 300 communities.

LSS Mission

Lutheran Social Service of Minnesota expresses the love of Christ for all people through service that inspires hope, changes lives, and builds community.

LSS Vision

All people have the opportunity to live and work in community with full and abundant lives.


About LSS Services for People with Disabilities

Our services are designed so people with disabilities:

  • have meaningful relationships with others
  • are fully integrated participants in social and community networks
  • are accessing community-supported services
  • are choosing the design and delivery of the support they receive

See all services offered for people with disabilities


My Life, My Choices is the expression of our stand that Minnesota’s people with disabilities have access to services and a full life in community. My Life, My Choices is a proposal to transform the way services are delivered and expand opportunities for Minnesotans with disabilities to lead full and rewarding lives.

LSS advocacy efforts for people with disabilities


Policies and Procedures

Notice of Privacy Practices - PDF

Maltreatment of Vulnerable Adults - PDF

Maltreatment of Minors - PDF

Social Media Guidelines for People Supported - PDF

Temporary Service Suspension and Termination - PDF

Individual Rights - PDF

Quality Enhancement Plan 2015 - PDF