LUK, Inc.

Founded by former Vista VOLUNTEERS Punky Pletan-Cross from North Dakota and Ric Whalen, Let Us Know Crisis Center, Inc. (LUK) has been supporting youth, families & adults to recognize and fulfill their unique and productive potential through community-based prevention, intervention and education services since 1970 in the north of Massachusetts area. With over 200 employees, over 80 foster homes. 3 residential program settings and 5 office locations in Fitchburg, Worcester, Webster and Lowell MA, LUK serves over 2,000 youth, adults and families yearly with another 10,000 impacted by LUK’s prevention, education and training programs. LUK is a leader in providing high quality, responsive services to individuals and families. The agency utilizes evidence-based treatment and prevention service models with a proven track record of success. Some but not all of their continuum of care includes:

  • Substance Abuse Prevention/Treatment             
  • Suicide Prevention
  • Mental Health Treatment
  • Independent Living Program
  • Street Outreach
  • Mentoring
  • Family Counseling
  • Foster Care
  • Transitional Living Program
  • Maternity Group Home