What is Recovery?

“Mental Health Recovery is a journey of healing and transformation enabling a person with mental illness to live a meaningful life in the community of his or her choice while striving to achieve his/her full potential.” -www.samhsa.gov

Recovery Avenue provides a comfortable, accepting environment for anyone who is looking for support in their recovery journey. It is a place of understanding, growth, and encouragement where people can learn new skills, find community and support with others who have lived experience.

  • Is a consumer driven, peer run organization. This means that people help direct what type of programs and resources are available. There are a variety of ways to provide input on what you would like to see, including an Advisory Council that meets regularly to gather ideas and share information with participants.
  • Provides a variety of resources and recreational materials on a daily basis : computers, community resource information, pool table, art and craft supplies, and a wide variety of activities such as support groups, cooking classes, nature hikes, presentations from community resources, etc.


RAVE* Office

1806 State St, La Crosse, WI 54601
Hours: Monday 9:00am - 1:00pm
Hours: Tuesday - Friday 9:00am - 4:30pm

Support Groups
Wellness and Recovery
Hours: Wednesday 5:00pm - 6:30pm

Women Supporting Women
Hours: Thursday 5:00pm - 6:30pm


Office Phone: 608-785-9615

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