First ever Rosecrance Champaign Benefit deemed a success

The Rosecrance Foundation set the ball in motion November 9, 2017 at its first ever Champaign Benefit, themed Hoops, Help & Hope. Chris Herren, a former NBA player in recovery, shared his story of descent into addiction, miraculous recovery and … Continue reading

Club Blue Announces Rosecrance as a 2018 Nonprofit Grant Recipient

Club Blue Rockford selected Rosecrance Berry Campus as one of their grant recipients for 2018 on Wednesday, November 8, at the annual Club Blue Supporter Kick-Off event held at Franchesco’s Ristorante. With the funds from Club Blue, Rosecrance will be … Continue reading

Rosecrance continues initiative for raising Responsible, Resilient, Drug-Free Kids

Rosecrance Health Network has announced their new substance abuse prevention initiative: It’s more than ‘just say no’: Raising Responsible, Resilient, Drug-Free Kids. Aimed at parents of children in 3rd through 8th grades, the presentation provides helpful and practical tips to … Continue reading

Rosecrance hires new Alumni Coordinator

Paul Gilmet recently joined the Rosecrance team as its Alumni Coordinator. Paul will work closely with Fr. Jim Swarthout in developing a new and robust menu of alumni services. Paul graduated from Loyola University Chicago in 1999 with a Bachelor’s … 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

Rosecrance hires new Executive Director at Lakeview Recovery Home and Facility

Rosecrance recently hired Lisa Abrams as the new Executive Director at the Lakeview Recovery Home and Facility in Chicago, IL. Abrams has worked in the field of addiction treatment and mental health since 2002 and began as a psychiatric technician. … Continue reading

Miss Illinois and Miss Wisconsin visit Rosecrance Griffin Williamson Campus

Miss Illinois, Abby Foster, and Miss Wisconsin, McKenna Collins, recently toured the Rosecrance Griffin Williamson Campus, where they answered questions from adolescent clients. Though neither pageant star has had direct personal experience with addiction, both women answered client questions with … Continue reading

Illinois Legislators visit Rosecrance Harrison Campus

Five Illinois legislators visited Rosecrance’s Harrison location on October 11, 2017 to meet with administrative staff and board members and tour the facility. Legislator attendees included Senator Steve Stadelman, Senator Dave Syverson, Representative Brian Stewart, Representative Joe Sosnowski and an … Continue reading

Rosecrance hosted its second annual Florian Symposium

John Walters and Mike Dugan, retired FDNY firefighters, spoke at the second annual Rosecrance Florian Symposium— a two-day training event held on Thursday, September 21 and Friday, September 22 in Rosemont, Illinois. Walters and Dugan shared their personal tragedies and … Continue reading

Rosecrance celebrates Recovery Month with annual walk & picnic

Rosecrance staff and clients celebrated Recovery Month with an annual walk and picnic in Rosecrance’s therapeutic healing garden Wednesday, September 27.  Recovery Month is an nation-wide event that occurs every September to increase awareness and understanding of mental health and … Continue reading