First Rosecrance Chicago Benefit raises $250K for new young adult facility

Former NBA player Chris Herren delivered a powerful message about addiction and recovery on Oct. 7 as part of Rosecrance’s first-ever Chicago benefit fundraiser. The inaugural event at the Westin Michigan Avenue Hotel raised more than $250,000 for Rosecrance Lakeview, … Continue reading

Rosecrance gets green light from Chicago Zoning Board of Appeals to bring vital services to city

ROCKFORD – The Chicago Zoning Board of Appeals on Oct. 16 granted a special use permit to Rosecrance Health Network, allowing Rosecrance to proceed with plans to offer supportive living for young adults in recovery in Chicago’s Lakeview neighborhood. The drug- … Continue reading

Rosecrance’s Reading Smoke training creates awareness for behavioral health concerns in fire service

More than 50 fire service personnel from across Wisconsin attended Rosecrance’s Reading Smoke training on September 16 at the Marriott in Downtown Milwaukee. Attendees learned about behavioral health concerns in the industry and how they can provide support to their … Continue reading

Stairway to Heroin substance abuse series set for Oconomowoc on Sept. 29

Rosecrance was recently mentioned in Lake Country Now regarding an upcoming event “Stairway to Heroin: Playground to Pills… Prevention Begins with Parents.” The event starts at 6:30 pm September 29 at the Oconomowoc Arts Center. The window of time for … Continue reading

When Painkilling Becomes an Addiction for Athletes

Dr. Tom Wright of Rosecrance and Mike Stine of Naperville Central High School were featured in USA Today articles. A special report in USA Today High School Sports highlights the dangers young athletes face of becoming addicted to prescription painkillers after an … Continue reading

Aldersgate United Methodist Church supports young men in recovery at Rosecrance Hillman House

WIFR News Anchor Andy Gannon visited the Rosecrance Hillman Recovery House September 1 to present a check for the home and visit with some of the young men in recovery. Several Hillman House residents helped with this past year’s corn … Continue reading

Freeport Community Foundation supports Rosecrance School

Dick and Marianne Drogosz, as well as Daniel Schmitt, Executive Director of the Freeport Community Foundation, enjoyed a visit August 27 to the Rosecrance Griffin Williamson Campus to see The Rosecrance School, which will benefit from a generous donation from … Continue reading

John & Roberta Mink Pavilion dedicated at Rosecrance campus

John Mink influenced the design of many Rosecrance facilities, and now his name graces a special project that honors his dedication to the organization. The John & Roberta Mink Pavilion was named for John and his wife, whose involvement with … Continue reading

Rosecrance Healing Garden featured in Therapeutic Gardens: Design for Healing Spaces

The Rosecrance Healing Garden was recently featured in Daniel Winterbottom and Amy Wagenfeld’s new book entitled Therapeutic Gardens: Design for Healing Spaces. The book, which serves as a practical guide for combining aesthetic s and therapeutic practices, contains a two … Continue reading

Rosecrance’s chief medical officer receives national award for clinical excellence

Dr. Thomas Wright, Chief Medical Officer at Rosecrance Health Network, was honored Saturday, Aug. 1, 2015, as Addiction Professional magazine’s “Outstanding Clinician of the Year” in the physician category. The award was presented at the National Conference on Addiction Disorders … Continue reading