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Since 1917, Lutheran Social Services of the National Capital Area has boldly served, confident in the knowledge that every small gesture is a miracle.

We offer love to those in need, creating new families in the process through adoption and foster care. We engage our communities to welcome displaced refugees. We embrace those whose present circumstances make them feel unwanted and marginalized by society due to the stigma of HIV/AIDS and substance abuse. 

As we embark on another century of service, join us as we collaborate to make the impossible, possible.

Public Comment Opportunity

The Council on Accreditation (COA), a national accrediting entity designated by the US Department of State to provide Hague Accreditation and Approval, invites the public to provide comment on intercountry adoption service providers seeking Hague Accreditation, Approval or Renewal. You are invited to provide comments through COA’s website.

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