LSS Youth Resource Center

The Lutheran Social Service (LSS) Youth Resource Center at Zumbro Lutheran Church offers support and services for youth ages 16-24, who are at risk of or experiencing homelessness.

The resource center supports youth by providing:

  • Meals and a food pantry.
  • Personal hygiene items.
  • Computer and internet access.
  • Transportation resources.
  • Use of address to receive important documents.

The resource center also offers the following services:

  • Case worker support and guidance.
  • Skills classes.
  • Education planning.
  • Career path and employment assistance.
  • Housing referrals.
  • Connection to area resources.
  • Peer support and activities.

Ways to Support our Work

To donate basic need items, visit our Wish List page below. Items can be dropped off at the Youth Resource Center during open hours or brought to the Zumbro church office and labeled for the Resource Center. All donations are greatly appreciated!


Zumbro Lutheran Church
624 3rd Ave. SW
Rochester, MN 55902
LSS Entrance at Door 7 off 7th St. and 3rd Ave. SW
Phone: (507) 316-8273


Monday: 1pm-5:30pm
Tuesday: 1pm-5:30pm
Wednesday: 1pm-5:30pm
Thursday: 1pm-5:30pm
Friday: By appointment only