Strength in Community
Upbring is a community-driven leader who provides a multitude of vital services to children and families throughout the state including:
- child development programs for 250+ Southeast Texas children through Head Start
- basic needs support for those experiencing economic hardship in Lubbock County
Upbring is laser-focused on providing its customers with unparalleled customer service as it provides reliable, cost-effective services to people.
Upbring, the new Lutheran Social Services of the South, has been awarded a contract by the federal Office of Head Start to provide childhood development programs for children in an area near Houston. The four Southeast Texas centers will feature Head Start programing, and qualifying children and families in Wharton, El Campo, Palacios, and Bay City will have the opportunity to participate in this program.Read More
We believe we are called to help people in their times of greatest need. Neighborhood House, founded in 1967 when we were known as Lutheran Social Services of the South, is an emergency assistance program that provides families with children, people with disabilities, and the elderly, with food vouchers, hygiene products, prescriptions, utility assistance and other necessities.
More than 7,000 families in Lubbock County receive help from Neighborhood House each year.Read More
Upbring’s Health for Friends Clinic is a nurse-managed clinic in Lubbock that provides quality services for people who might not be able to otherwise have access to health care because they cannot afford health insurance. All services are provided at no cost to those who qualify.Read More