January 1968 – Originally incorporated as "Dean Brandenberger Memorial Home"
August 1969 – State approves our license to provide a group home
October 1969 – Lifeline opens Blacklake Lodge
December 1970 - Lifeline hires its first counselor to work with residents for five hours per week. Norm Conklin served in this position.
January 1985 - Spencer Home (purchased in 1983) is opened serving as Lifeline's first Independent Living program
Our mission of changing hearts and bringing hope to the families and children we work with is not only worthy of support, but it may also be the difference in generations to come. Unless we help families remain together, we will be forever supporting the consequences of broken homes across this country.
Mark Terrell, CEO
Shaping the Future