No matter what help you need, Viterbo University and the La Crosse Community has a number of resources to assist you in addressing your substance use issue or provide support following sexual violence.  Whether this is an assessment, referral to treatment, or a confidential place to process through your experiences.  Please see the list of resources available to you to turn your life around and gain support.

Confidential Reporting Services
On Campus Resources
Community Resources
  • Mayo Clinic Safe Path: 608-392-7804 or 800-362-5454 ext. 27804
    • Free, confidential services which provides emotional support, information and referral, safety planning, individual counseling, crisis intervention (with 24 hour crisis support phone line and other support services).
  • Gundersen Health System:
    • Domestic Abuse and Sexual Assault Program, 608-775-3454 or 800-362-9567 ext. 53454 
      • 24-Hour Crisis Line: 608-775-5950 or 800-362-9567 ext. 55950 
      • Free, confidential services which provides ongoing support, crisis intervention, referrals to community resources, and multilingual and multicultural availability.
    • Sexual Assault Nurse Examiners (SANE), 608-775-3128 
      • Experienced nurses are available 24/7 to provide objective forensic examinations, education, and support for victims of sexual assault or domestic violence.
    • Sexual Abuse Counseling and Support (SACS) Program, 608-775-2287
      • Free services to victims of childhood sexual abuse, adults who are survivors of childhood sexual abuse, and adult victims of sexual assault.
  • New Horizons: Crisis Line: 1-888-231-0066, Text Only Service: 608-667-9944, Office Phone: 608-791-2610
    • Provides support for those who have experienced domestic violence, sexual assault and/or stalking.


Non-Confidential Reporting Options

Non-confidential reports may be shared with any University employee other than those listed as confidential reporting parties, who will then share the report with the University's Title IX Coordinator.


Additional Specialized Services

Alcohol, Tobacco, and Other Drugs
  • 24/7 Crisis Line,, Text "Hello" 741-741, 211 or 800-362-8255
  • Coulee Council on Addiction,, 933 Ferry St., La Crosse, 608-784-4177
  • Driftless Recovery Services,, 441 Main St., Suite 301, La Crosse, 608-519-5906
  • Mayo Franciscan Behavioral Health,, 212 S. 11th St., La Crosse, 608-791-9555
  • Gundersen Behavioral Health,, 1900 South Ave., La Crosse, 608-775-2287
  • JED Foundation,, 800-273-8255
  • Wisconsin Tobacco Quit Line,, 800-784-8669
Sexual Violence
  • Individual Counseling
    • Mary Riedel Counseling Services: 608-799-1208
    • Peace of Mind Counseling: 608-796-5679
    • The Therapy Place: 608-519-5546
    • Gundersen Behavioral Health: 608-775-2287
    • Mayo Behavioral Health: 608-392-9555
    • Garrison Counseling: 608-796-1114
    • La Crosse County Health and Human Services Department: 608-784-4357
  • Other Resources
    • Great Rivers 2-1-1
        • Open 24/7
        • Dial 2-1-1
        • Provides free, confidential information and referrals
    • National Support Services: Support Services after a Sexual Assault
      • National Domestic Abuse Hotline: 800-799-SAFE (7233)
      • Rape, Abuse, and Incest National Network: 800-656-4673
      • National Center for Victims of Crime: 202-467-4673