TTY: 847.390.1460

815.965.0055 | TTY: 847.390.1460

Residents enjoying lunch in our dining room

About LSSI

Serving Illinois since 1867, Lutheran Social Services of Illinois (LSSI) is a statewide, nonprofit social service organization of the three Illinois synods of the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America (ELCA). LSSI is the largest statewide social service provider.

LSSI provides critical programs for the state’s most at-risk residents, including affordable senior housing, foster care, adoption, mental health services, alcohol and drug treatment, home care services, residential programs for people with developmental disabilities, and programs that help formerly incarcerated individuals integrate back into society.

About Luther Center

Luther Center, a program of LSSI, is an affordable apartment and assisted living community in Rockford. Since 1978, Luther Center has been a leader in providing comfortable, and affordable living for seniors 62+ and disabled adults 18+ in the Rockford area.

With 200 apartments, we will find a place for you. We provide apartment-style living for adults 62+ years old and individuals 18+ with a disability who require the design features of our accessible units and meet HUD’s definition of elderly or disabled. Luther Center’s assisted living units offer personal care assistance and housekeeping services to individuals 60+.

Our social service coordinator can help with federal, state, and local benefits. Luther Center has an absolute no smoking policy.

Mission Statement

Responding to the Gospel, Lutheran Social Services of Illinois brings healing, justice, and wholeness to people and communities.