Resources for Bigs and Families

Great Rivers 2-1-1

Great Rivers 2-1-1 offers free, confidential community information, referrals, and a Crisis Hotline, 24 hours/day. Dial 2-1-1 or 800-362-8255 to talk to an information and referral specialist.


La Crosse Area Family Collaborative

The La Crosse Area Family Collaborative is a proactive, voluntary, neighborhood centered prevention model aimed at bringing support to La Crosse area children, youth, and families in a manner that is highly accessible, responsive, and empowering.

Click here for the La Crosse Area Family Collaborative website!

The Parenting Place

The Parenting Place is a place for all who care for young children. Our resources prepare, strengthen, and support parents and caregivers by creating greater understanding of the impact they have on the lives of children in their care. Through such increased understanding, children will have a positive, supportive, and loving start in life.

Click here for The Parenting Place website!

Match Activities and Resources

We have compiled a comprehensive list of match activities and resources for our Bigs. These are broken down into sections like education, non-screen activities, arts and crafts, and more!

Click here for the list!

Click here for Advice for Bigs!

Community and Parent Resources

The community resources list contains food, health, and financial resources; the parent resource list includes parenting tips, community resources, and projects to complete with your kiddos.

Click here for community resources!

Click here for parent resources!