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Young adult program starts this week at Rosecrance Northbrook Office

Rosecrance is launching an outpatient substance abuse support program for young adults this month at its Northbrook office. The program kicks off Jan. 14 and will provide additional support for young adults ages 18 to 26. Groups will meet from … Continue reading

First Midwest Charitable Foundation supports McHenry County Recovery Home

Anne Boccignone and Allison Gorczowski accepted a $5,000 grant from the First Midwest Charitable Foundation for services and support for women at our newly-opened McHenry County Recovery Home. Gigi Cairo and Jason Chess of First Midwest Bank presented the check to … Continue reading

Behavioral Health for Firefighters & Paramedics with the Rosecrance Florian Program

  The new Rosecrance Florian Program offers the best opportunity for lasting recovery by incorporating occupational factors into the treatment process. The program is housed in a designated, eight-bed coed unit at the Rosecrance Harrison Campus, a modern 97-bed adult facility in … Continue reading

Rosecrance partners with Your Choice to address substance abuse with teens, families

Grant expands prevention education efforts started by Wisconsin family Rosecrance has partnered with Your Choice, a drug and alcohol awareness program, to provide more opportunities for prevention education across the region. Your Choice is a nonprofit founded by the Lybert … Continue reading

Rosecrance’s Dr. Raymond Garcia featured in Behavioral Healthcare

Rosecrance’s Dr. Raymond Garcia, medical director at Rosecrance Harrison Campus, was featured in an article on Behavioral Healthcare magazine’s website. Behavioral health clinicians increasingly are using treatments that combine evidence-based medicine—which incorporates clinical pathways, scientific studies and electronic medical records—with … Continue reading

Home is where your story begins

On a quiet October afternoon, Rosecrance Marlowe House taught life skills to teenagers in subtle ways. Girls chatted with staff about school in the kitchen while snacking on fruit. Laughter emitted from two girls in the living room listening to stand-up comedy on a digital … Continue reading

Rosecrance a partner in new care connection program

Rosecrance joins several community partners for a new pilot program that aims to connect people with the right resources so they can maintain independence and avoid institutionalization. Illinois officials picked the Rockford region to participate in the program. The project … Continue reading

Fire Engineering Magazine features Rosecrance Florian Program

Fire Engineering Magazine featured the Rosecrance Florian Program on their website December 20, 2014. Those of us in the fire service encounter traumatic events in the line of duty every day. Days become years, and those years become a career that spans … Continue reading

‘Tis the season to stick with the recovery program

Staying clean and sober during the holidays can be especially challenging with temptations at seemingly every corner. Maybe it’s the holiday party with the open bar or the alcohol and drugs available on New Year’s Eve. It’s normal to feel … Continue reading