The Church's Response To The Heroin Epidemic

Drug addiction is one of the most damaging habits in our society today.  WGTE discusses with a panel of Lutheran Social Services of Northwestern Ohio (LLSNWO) staff the trap that opioids gradually have on people in every socially economic demographics. 

LSSNWO is responding to this epidemic with a faith-based approach with interactions and treatments that help clients address their addiction.

View the WGTE Town Hall discussion titled, "The Church's Response to the Heroin Epidemic".

Lutheran Social Services of Northwestern Ohio

Lutheran Social Services of Northwestern Ohio (LSSNWO) is a Christian agency founded in 1911 by the Fremont Conference of the American Lutheran Church. LSSNWO is affiliated with the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America (ELCA) and recognized by the Lutheran Church Missouri Synod (LCMS). More than 200 Lutheran congregations in Northwestern Ohio are corporate members of LSSNWO. Lutheran Social Services also is a member of one of the nation’s largest service organization – Lutheran Services of America.