With rising temperatures this week, it is important that information on cooling centers is being shared! In Lafayette County there are many cooling sites, please see below for details.

  • All of the libraries in each city can be used as a cooling shelter
  • All of the meal sites in each town can be used.  There are meal sites in the following towns:
    • Belmont
    • Benton
    • Darlington
    • Shullsburg
    • Blanchardville- at the Viking Cafe- You may have to make a purchase to hang out there, otherwise you can go to the municipal building.
  • You may contact dispatch at the Sheriff Department and they can help find proper accommodations.  608-776-4870

Please share this as someone you know or care about such as family, friends, coworkers, neighbors, etc. may need this information!

You may also contact our ADRC office at (608) 776-4960 if you have further questions.

Stay SAFE and stay COOL 🙂