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Connecting Students with Basic Needs and Financial Resources

Being a college student is challenging, and right now things are more challenging than ever. To continue focusing on your school, 职业生涯, 毕业目标, you may need resources for yourself or your family. T在这里 are a number of them available 在这里 at Western as well as within the 拉克罗斯 and surrounding communities. Click the locations to find resources in your area:

Western 工作人员 members are 在这里 to help you navigate the options, including those for 食物, 照顾孩子, 住房, 运输, 健康, 和很多, 更. If you would like personal help, 请 complete the online form and a Western expert will be in touch with you in 2-3 business days.

Watch this video to see how Western can help you with basic needs and financial resources.

骑士橱柜 - Food Pantry

This 食物 pantry is designed to meet the immediate 食物 needs of Western students by providing them with access to perishable and non-perishable 食物 items, 卫生用品, 学校的项目, 尿布, and information on local resources. This service is open to all Western students with a valid student ID. Learn More about the 骑士橱柜.

Childcare 服务 - 拉克罗斯 YWCA Childcare Center

The YWCA provides childcare services on Western's 拉克罗斯 Campus. Located at 9街419号reet 北, the YWCA Childcare Center is open to Western faculty, 工作人员, 和学生, as well as the general public. Full- or part-time care is provided for children ages 6-weeks to 5 years old.

To learn more about the YWCA childcare program, visit the 女青年会的网站 或联系:

女青年会儿童中心
9街419号. 北
拉克罗斯,威斯康星州54601
电话:608-785-9541
电子邮件: BusinessManager@ywcalax.org

 

紧急融资

If you experience an unexpected financial hardship, 紧急融资 is available. Covered expenses may include dependent care, 气体, 背景调查, 有限的学费, 医疗费用, 公用事业公司, 车辆维修, 食物, 和住房. 请填写 Student Resource Request form to apply for this funding.

COVID资源

粮食援助

You may now be able to receive assistance paying for 食物 and other groceries from the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP), more commonly known as FoodShare. If you live in Wisconsin, you can apply 在这里 for this program and others. SNAP benefits recently expanded to include many more college students.

住房费用

Renters: Eligible households may receive assistance with rent, energy or utility bills, and other 住房 costs dating back to the start of the pandemic. This is provided by the Wisconsin Emergency Rental Assistance (WERA) program.

首页owners: Eligible households who have fallen behind on their mortgage or other 住房-related cost may receive financial assistance through the Wisconsin Help for 首页owners (WHH).

If you live in 拉克罗斯, Crawford, Monroe, or Vernon County, your agency is Couleecap. Head 在这里 to learn about and apply for the Rental Assistance program or 在这里 to learn about and apply for the Wisconsin Help for 首页owners program.

Minnesota residents, visit 明尼苏达州的住房 for information on similar resources available to you.

学生律师

Don’t let legal problems keep you from achieving your goals, like going to school or getting a job. You can get free, confidential legal help through 学生律师. 今天就开始吧!

联系加拿大28

If you would like help navigating these resources, complete the 网上申请表格 或电子邮件 basicneeds@ainprest.com.