Rosecrance to cohost ‘The Truth about Vaping’ training for parents

Rosecrance Health Network will cohost ‘The Truth about Vaping’ training for parents on November 6, 2018 at the Lyons Township High School (South Campus in the Performing Arts Center) beginning at 7:00pm. Led by Rosecrance, the Parent Community Network, and … Continue reading

Rosecrance to host initiative for raising Resilient and Drug-Free Kids

Rosecrance Health Network to host its substance abuse prevention initiative: It’s more than ‘just say no’: Raising Resilient and Drug-Free Kids on November 7, 2018 at Monroe Middle School in Wheaton, IL, from 7:00 – 8:30 pm. Aimed at the … Continue reading

Rosecrance Medical Officer presents at Clinical Aspects of Medical Psychiatry Conference

Rosecrance Medical Officer, Dr. Tom Wright, MD, will present at the 21st annual Clinical Aspects of Medical Psychiatry Conference on Thursday, October 18 at the Forest Hills Country Club in Rockford, IL, from 8:15-9:15 am. The full-day conference is designed … Continue reading

Rosecrance to host second mobile pantry with Northern Illinois Food Bank this year

On Thursday, July 12, from 10:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m., Rosecrance will partner with Northern Illinois Food Bank to host its second mobile pantry event this year at the Rosecrance Ware Center (2704 N Main St., Rockford, IL 61103). The … Continue reading

Rosecrance announces a change in leadership at Central Illinois locations

Rosecrance recently announced a change in leadership, appointing Chris Gleason to Executive Director of Rosecrance Central Illinois. Chris has worked in the Behavioral Health field for more than 25 years, working in DUI, outpatient and inpatient mental health and substance … Continue reading

Rosecrance to host Des Plaines Open House

Rosecrance will host an open house at its new Des Plaines location (701 Lee Street, Suite 800) on Thursday, February 22, from 4 – 7 p.m. Remarks and a ribbon cutting ceremony will take place at 4:30 p.m. Attendees will … Continue reading

Rosecrance to provide outpatient services in Des Plaines

Continuing the tradition established by The Advocate Addiction Treatment Program, beginning December 4, 2017 Rosecrance will offer outpatient substance abuse treatment and mental health counseling in Des Plaines, Illinois. This seamless transition from Advocate to Rosecrance will afford the community … Continue reading

Recovery stories celebrated at annual Rosecrance Ware Center event

    Everyone has a story to share. That opening statement from Annie Fridh, administrator of the Rosecrance Ware Center, set the tone for Recovery Fest, held May 18 at the facility. “That’s the best part about today for me, is that … Continue reading

Heroin training emphasizes community response to escalating problem

Over 100 school social workers, probation officers, firefighters and paramedics from about 50 organizations attended Rosecrance’s “The New Heroin Epidemic” training March 22 in Naperville. Training specialist Melissa “MJ” Jendusa kicked off the full-day event by discussing signs and symptoms … Continue reading

Stanley Cup winner Brent Sopel talks hockey, recovery at Rosecrance

Former Chicago Blackhawks player and Stanley Cup winner Brent Sopel shared his hopeful story of recovery from alcohol addiction as part of a Rosecrance outreach event March 22 at Carnivale in Chicago. Sopel sought treatment for his substance use last … Continue reading