Lutheran Family and Children’s Services of Missouri is a non-profit, statewide social service organization providing counseling, adoption, crisis pregnancy assistance, child care and mentoring services to the community.

With regional offices in St. Louis, St. Charles, Columbia, Cape Girardeau , Springfield, and a satellite location in Franklin County.

LFCS also provides services at Hilltop Child and Family Development Center to the North St. Louis community. Services include prenatal classes, parenting courses, individual and family counseling in addition to childcare.


LFCS touches the lives of thousands of Missouri children and families each year. The services provided by LFCS are open to everyone regardless of race, faith, national origin, gender or age. Although Lutheran based, more than 80 percent of families served are non-Lutheran.