Getting Help

Campaign to Change Direction

The Campaign to Change Direction is a national mental health awareness movement. The La Crosse community is fortunate to be one of only a few regional locations kicking off the campaign. For more information, please visit the Campaign to Change Direction website.


Help for Hard Times

Great Rivers United Way has partnered with Great Rivers 2-1-1 to compile a guide to help people who are struggling within the Great Rivers region.

View the Help for Hard Times (pdf) or call 2-1-1 from any land-line phone.


My Free Taxesmyfreetaxes

The MyFreeTaxes Partnership provides free state and federal tax preparation and filing assistance for qualified individuals. The MyFreeTaxes Partnership’s online and in-person tax preparation and filing services have helped millions of families claim nearly $6 billion in tax credits and refunds since 2009. Tax filing software provided through MyFreeTaxes.com powered by H&R Block.

Learn more at myfreetaxes.com/greatriversunitedway.


Familywize Prescription Discount CardFamilyWize perscription drug card - Great Rivers United Way

Did you know that more than one out of five people in the United States have no prescription drug coverage? Great Rivers United Way has joined with FamilyWize to provide a FREE prescription drug discount card that can save you and your family an average of up to 30% or most prescriptions. You can use the card at any participating nationwide pharmacy with no signup, registration, or fees. NO income limit, age requirement, eligibility or registration required. Anyone who is underinsured or uninsured can use the card. Simply present your card and prescription to a participating pharmacy to obtain the discounted price.

Get a FamilyWize prescription savings card at NO COST to you!

Visit www.familywize.org for details.