Job Fair for Veterans
Veteran’s Employment at the La Crosse Jobs Center periodically hosts job fairs. The job fair provides a no-charge opportunity to meet with local employers and governmental agencies to discuss potential job opportunities, and submit applications and resumes. For more information, contact Rickie Larson at 608-785-9376. Wisconsin Job Center is located at 2615 East Avenue S, La Crosse, WI 54601.
La Crosse County Veterans Office
Veteran’s interested in information on federal, state, and county benefits should contact the Veteran’s Services Officer at 608-785-9719, or at the La Crosse County Administrative Center, room 1340, 400 4th Street. Hours are weekdays from 8 a.m.–4:30 p.m.
La Crosse Vet Center
The new La Crosse Vet Center, 608-782-4403, at 20 Copeland Avenue opened in December 2010 and provides critical readjustment counseling for combat veterans as well as benefits assistance, employment services, and bereavement counseling for families. ours are weekdays from 8 a.m.–4:30 p.m.
Veterans Affairs River Valley Medical Center
Outpatient Clinic at 2600 State Road, 608-784-3886. This facility provides primary care services for veterans in the La Crosse area, behavioral health services including individual, group and family counseling, and programs such as Quit Smart Smoking Cessation. The facility is handicapped accessible with parking free on premises. Hours are weekdays from 8 a.m.–4 p.m.
Veterans Affairs River Valley Integrated Health Center Outpatient (physical therapist/mental health clinic)
Clinic is located at 1525 Losey Blvd. South, 608-787-6411. Hours are weekdays from 8 a.m.-4 p.m.
Reserve Officers' Training Corps (ROTC)
A cross-enrollment agreement exists between Viterbo University and the University of Wisconsin-La Crosse to make both the Army ROTC basic and advanced course available to qualified Viterbo University students who desire to earn appointments as commissioned officers in the U.S. Army. Visit https://www.uwlax.edu/rotc/ for more information.