PDF Download Founded in 1968, Lifeline Youth & Family Services (Lifeline) is a faith-based, non-profit organization providing support services to youth at risk of being or involved with the criminal justice system, as well as their families. The organization is accredited by the Council on Accreditation. Lifeline is part of a network of organizations through its parent company Lasting Change, Inc. Lifeline’s mission is “Changing hearts and bringing hope to individuals, families, and communities.” Their vision is to “be the national leader . . .