Located in Howard, S.D., The Evangelical Lutheran Good Samaritan Society is a Christian social ministry organization and operates more than 230 locations across the United States. It offers a variety of nursing home care services, including treatment for Alzheimer's disease, hospice and subacute care and in-patient therapies. The society also offers a range of senior living options that includes assisted living, senior housing, and affordable and subsidized housing. The Evangelical Lutheran Good Samaritan Society provides several home- and community-based services, such as adult and child day care, out-patient therapies, and home health and respite care. It organizes various wellness and recreational programs, including birthday parties, school children entertainment, Bible studies, van rides and fun games.