Who we are

Lutheran Family Services Rocky Mountains is a faith based, non-profit human services agency providing adoption, foster care, older adult & caregiver, prevention, and refugee services since 1948. We provide help and support to children and families during their most challenging times regardless of race, religion, gender, sexual orientation or age. At LFS, we believe that all people, from the newborn to the most elderly, are valued members of our community.

With offices in Denver, Colorado Springs, Fort Collins, Greeley, Fort Morgan and Albuquerque, we partner with communities to meet the unmet needs affecting their most vulnerable populations. LFS strives to recognize areas in need and to find ways to serve those who have seemingly become invisible. Every day, hundreds of people turn to LFS for refuge, help and hope.

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We don’t do it alone! The hallmark of serving through LFS has always been a shared sense of being in this together; joined at the heart with volunteers, clients, donors and neighbors.

Ways You Can Help
Open your heart, open your home – considering becoming a Foster Parent! As a foster parent you’ll change not only the life of a child but your own.
Donate – help ensure sustainability of LFS programs helping our most vulnerable neighbors.
Volunteer – we are always in need of volunteers!

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Latest News

  • October 29, 2018 05/29/15 Striving for a Better Life

    Hints of cinnamon and cardamom drift through Kareem Alshami’s Colorado Springs restaurant, bearing promises of kubba labannia, beef and chicken kabobs. The spices come from the Middle East, shipped especially for this slender man with curly, salt-and-pepper hair. Some of the delicious scents are readily identifiable, …


  • July 31, 2018 05/29/15 Refugee Women of Denver – Summer Issue

    The Summer 2018 issue of Refugee Women of Denver is all about food and nutrition. Everyone eats and everyone needs to eat! In this issue we are celebrating food, cooking, and staying healthy.  Click here to read the full issue.



Upcoming Events

African American Family Caregiver Support Group @ Ford-Warren Library
Nov 14 @ 12:00 pm – 2:00 pm

Our African American Family Caregiver Support program offers a full spectrum of caregiver support and training. This program has been serving the community for over 15 years. If you are a family caregiver, caring for a loved one age 60 and older, we are here for you!

Our support group is for those providing care to an older relative or loved one. We meet the first and second Wednesday of every month at noon. Please bring a potluck dish to share if you are able. Otherwise, just bring yourself.

Respite funds may be available so that you can attend without worrying about your loved one. Call us at 303-217-5839 for more information.

In our community, we don’t just care for our loved ones, we HONOR them.

Foster Care Information Meeting – Denver @ LFS Denver Regional Office
Nov 14 @ 5:30 pm – 6:30 pm

Have you ever wondered what it takes to be a foster parent or how YOU can personally help kids and young adults in the child welfare system? Come join us for an informal Q & A session on just what it takes to be a foster parent. At Lutheran Family Services, we are committed to answering your questions and alleviating your concerns because we believe that you CAN be a foster parent and we will be there to support you every step of the way.

For more information, please contact Anne at anne.hamilton@lfsrm.org or 303-217-5869. One-on-one meetings can also be arranged to work around your busy schedule.

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International Adoption Information Meeting – Denver @ LFS Denver Regional Office
Nov 14 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm

If you are new to adoption and still wondering about which program may be right for you, this meeting is a great place to start. We will introduce you to the international adoption process, and how to afford adoption. You’ll also have the opportunity to ask questions.


RSVP Required
Julie Harris, MSW

One on One Meetings are also available, contact Julie Harris for more information.

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