The La Crosse Lighthouse Peer Respite and Warmline
Maintain a safe, peaceful environment. Keeping the respite a sanctuary is a continuous effort.
Guests are only allowed to refer themselves to stay at Lighthouse. A phone conversation will determine if Lighthouse is the right option.
Linking guests to treatment, services, and informal supports in the community. Transportation may be available to assist. Informal connections to natural support will be done as needed. Conversations will lead connection.
Staff are available 24 hours a day, in-person and through our warm line (608) 519-1489
Food staples and common food will be available for guests, as well as other amenities to help make their stay comfortable.
Guests are offered support creating a Wellness Plan, which aims to bring perspective and draw insight into possible growth.
Staff support each other as well as guests. Decisions are made with consensus and respect.
Assist guests navigating systems of support and understanding options.
Private bedroom with locked door and locked box offered for medications. This will all need to be self-managed, staff won't be assisting with medication administration.