Fire helmet sculpture finds home on Florian unit

The important work of the Rosecrance Florian Program has been immortalized in a sculpture meant to represent the courage and dedication of men and women in the fire service. Colorado-based sculptor Austin Weishel created the bronze fire helmet for Florian, … Continue reading

Recovery living the focus of newly opened Rosecrance Lakeview

Rosecrance Lakeview, a unique combination of counseling center and living space that specializes in helping young adults in recovery for substance abuse, is open for business and now accepting referrals. The new site is located at 3701 N. Ashland Ave., … Continue reading

Rosecrance plans national fire service event

Broadening the conversation about behavioral health in the fire service is the goal of a new three-day event taking place in September. The 2016 Rosecrance Florian Symposium will bring together clinical experts and men and women of all ranks from … Continue reading

Rosecrance Wellness Groups help empower young clients

Wearing homemade lab coats, the children at Rosecrance Berry Campus used different tactics to create pulleys with spools, yarn and tape. In one exercise, they had to raise and lower a rock with their creative contraptions. In another, they had … Continue reading

Merger of Rosecrance and Community Elements is ‘starting line’ on road to expanded services

Community input first step toward new behavioral health services   Community Elements will become part of Rosecrance, one of Illinois’ leading behavioral health providers, in a merger that becomes effective Friday, July 1, 2016. Leaders of both organizations gave details … Continue reading

‘Grateful’ Rosecrance alumni receive scholarships

Rosecrance and its community partners presented four scholarships June 21 to young alumni who are pursuing higher education at a variety of schools. The scholarship ceremony took place at the John & Roberta Mink Pavilion, located at the Rosecrance Griffin … Continue reading

Rosecrance Board Member Peg Wilkerson honored with national award

Longtime Rosecrance board member Peg Wilkerson received special recognition for her volunteer service during the National Association for Addiction Treatment Providers annual conference in Florida. Wilkerson and singer-songwriter John Hiatt were honored with Caron’s Dr. Jasper G. Chen See Volunteer … Continue reading

Rosecrance invites the community to its first Recovery 5K Walk/Run this summer

Rosecrance for the first time will host a 5K walk/run this summer that will be open to the public as the organization celebrates its 100th anniversary and works to promote healthy living in the community. Those interested in attending can … Continue reading

Rosecrance’s PATH program, staff receive recognition

A federal program administered in part by Rosecrance that helps people with mental illness who struggle with homelessness recently received special state and local recognition. Projects for Assistance in Transition from Homelessness, known more commonly by its acronym PATH, provides … Continue reading

Behavioral Healthcare magazine features Rosecrance President/CEO Philip Eaton

Behavioral Healthcare recently featured Rosecrance President/CEO Philip Eaton in its Spring 2016 cover story to celebrate Rosecrance’s 100-year anniversary. The article, “Rosecrance at 100,” highlights Philip Eaton’s 45 years at the organization, making him its longest tenured employee. The article also … Continue reading