The Summer 2017 Newsletter for Lutheran Social Services of Northwestern Ohio is now available. The newsletter features articles on topics like: What's Next for Medicard?, Lucy Wayton's Retirement, Support for the Weary, Financial Coaching Success, and much more.
Just Pancakes, A Ministry Battling Hunger in Toledo, visited LSS Toledo Office during the Old West End Festival and welcomed parade participants as they marched or watched the parade on Saturday, June 3, 2017.
Over the last several months news reports have been filled with coverage of the federal legislative actions aimed at repealing and/or replacing the Affordable Care Act (ACA). While currently unsuccessful, efforts to repeal and/or replace e the ACA have included provisions to drastically cut funding for our country’s Medicaid system.
Financial Education Workshops for the month of August include credit reports and building or repairing credit. Participants also learned about establishing S.M.A.R.T. goals for short and long term financial goals and what they are important for remaining stable. Finally, those who participated got a close look at how to keep their finances safe, how to guard against identity theft and manage risks by using insurance for an unexpected death or disability.
Call 419-475-3258 and talk to Megan about how to get registered for the next Crossroads Financial Opportunity Center workshops.
A team of volunteers from Cornerstone Church served to enhance and greatly improve the landscape at the Advent Lutheran Center on Tuesday, July 19! It was a warm and sunny day as weeds were pulled, bushes trimmed, leaves raked and the result was a wonderful transformation.