Mission Statement

Causeway Interfaith Volunteer Caregivers connects people with needs to people who care for ongoing supportive connections. Causeway provides volunteer and community services to the elderly and adults with disabilities allowing them to maintain independence and dignity.

2017-2018 Arts Buddy Schedule

Thank you to our generous supporters of Causeway’s ArtsBuddy Program…
The La Crosse Community Theatre, UW-La Crosse Toland Theatre, Marie Heider Center for the Arts and Viterbo University.
Schedules are available to be mailed or simply download through this link:

2017 to 2018 Schedule

South Side Neighborhood Center to host Before the After

Before the After Planning Sessions have been presented by Causeway Caregivers since 2012 and utilize a planning folder to outline your wishes, organize pertinent documents and eliminate possible tough decisions for your loved ones.
Planning materials are available for Iowa, Wisconsin and Minnesota residents.

South Side Neighborhood Center 2017 Session Dates:
September 14th          October 12th         November 14th
10 am – 12 pm           10 am – 12 pm      10 am – 12 pm
or 6 – 8 pm                 or 6 – 8 pm

 Planning Session Topics and Forms:
Obituary Writing and Letters of Love
Funeral, Memorial or Final Service Planning
Lasting Legacy and Health History
Power of Attorney for Healthcare & Organ Donation
In Case of Emergency
Personal Designations & Creating a Will
Guardianship for Person or Estate
Power of Attorney for Finances
Everything in One Place for Pertinent Papers & Information

To Register: Call (608) 789-8298 or 789-8640
South Side Neighborhood Center Address:  1300 S. 6th Street, La Crosse

2017 Summer Newsletter

Below are the links for the recent Causeway newsletter.  Included in this newsletter is information about upcoming Before the After events, Fundraisers and Office Volunteer Needed!

If you would like a copy mailed to you or have any questions, please contact the Causeway office… enjoy!
Summer Newsletter
Summer Newsletter (Inside)

Before the After in 2017 !

If you are interested in attending the September 11th Planning Session, registration is now open!

Planning Sessions in 2017
March 6th
June 3rd
September 11th
December 4th
Event is 10 a.m. – 12 p.m., Registration, check-in and refreshments begin at 9:30.

Remember to bring your Planning Packet folder if you’ve attended previously!  New attendees will receive folder at registration, day of event.

Before the After  is a planning tool to be used by anyone, any age, to outline your wishes, prepare and organize pertinent documents and eliminate possible tough decisions for your loved ones.

You are welcome to attend as many Planning Sessions as needed to plan your Before the After, ask questions of knowledgeable individuals, open communication with family or friends and coordinate all your information in One Place.

Causeway Planning Sessions are held at:

 St. Paul’s Lutheran Church
420 West Avenue South
Lower Level, Fellowship Hall   (handicap accessible)
La Crosse, WI  54601 

2017 Planning Sessions Dates:
1st Monday of March 
1st  Saturday of June
2nd Monday in September

1st Monday in December REGISTER NOW

Topics of Before the After Planning Sessions:

Obituary or Notice
Funeral, Memorial or Final Service
Lasting Legacy and Letters of Love
Health History
Health Care Directives, Authorization for Final Disposition
Organ Donation
In Case of Emergency Plan
Personal Designations
Preparing a Draft of Your Will for an Attorney
Guardianship- Person or Estate
Organizing Pertinent Records and Papers in One Place
…and guidance with Planning Session topics.
 

 Whether you are just starting to plan or need a few documents to enhance or complete your wishes, Before the After sessions are a planning tool for you to use.  Planning Session materials are available for Wisconsin, Minnesota and Iowa residents.

 Sessions are open to the public with a freewill offering gratefully accepted to help offset expenses.