The Little Sisters of the Assumption (LSA), an order of religious sisters founded in 1865, support families who are marginalized from the larger society. Programs run by the Little Sisters encourage empowerment and self esteem while helping to create systems of support within the community. Through these programs the Little Sisters strive for the promotion, protection and preservation of the family. In this program, The Visionaries visits three cities where the sisters live and work. In East Harlem, Boston and Worcester where the sisters are reaching out to support families in need of support due to health care needs in the family.