WNIJ radio reports on Rosecrance’s plans for crisis triage center

Local NPR radio station WNIJ-FM  reports on plans for the closure of Singer Mental Health Center, with a focus on Rosecrance’s plans to open a crisis triage center in the downtown Rosecrance Ware Center. Rosecrance’s CEO, Philip Eaton, describes those plans: “The two major foundational pieces of the next steps, one is a community crisis … Continued

Register Star reports on Rosecrance’s triage center in downtown Rockford

The Rockford Register Star has a report on Rosecrance’s plans to renovate its space in downtown Rockford to house a triage center for patients to use when Singer Mental Health Center closes. “Construction started Friday at the Rosecrance Ware Center, 526 W. State St. Workers are renovating about 2,000 square feet of space on the … Continued

Rosecrance hosts Professional Career Fair Sept. 27

Rosecrance is hosting a Professional Career Fair from 2 to 7 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 27, at the Rosecrance Berry Campus, 8616 Northern Avenue, Rockford, in the Community Room. We’re looking for LPNs, RNs, and Bachelor’s or Master’s in the Human Services, Social Work, Psychology and Counseling fields and Bring a resume and prepare to be … Continued

Hear author Brad Lamm at ‘Making the Pieces Fit’ seminar Nov. 2 in Chicago

Rosecrance and Insight Behavioral Health Centers will present “Making the Pieces Fit: Understanding Co-Occurring Conditions in the Chemical Dependency and Eating Disorder Puzzle” from 8 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Friday, Nov. 2, at the University Club of Chicago, 76 East Monroe Street, Chicago.The seminar’s keynote presenter is Brad Lamm, a noted author, dynamic speaker, interventionist … Continued

Rosecrance teen featured in Chicago Tribune inhalant story

Sunday’s edition of the Chicago Tribune featured a teen at Rosecrance in a story about the dangers of using computer dust cleaners as inhalants. “I have some brain damage from it,” said the girl, 17, now living in a recovery home at Rockford’s Rosecrance drug treatment center. “My memory is very skewed. I really have to … Continued

Sept. 8 community walk focuses on suicide prevention

On Saturday, Sept. 8, Out of the Darkness will host its Rockford Community Walk at Anderson Japanese Gardens, 318 Spring Creek Road, Rockford. The event is aimed at raising awareness and funds for suicide prevention efforts. Check-in is at 10 a.m., and the walk begins at 11 a.m. For more information, or to walk or … Continued

Co-Occurring Conditions seminar Nov. 2 in Chicago

On Friday, Nov. 2, Rosecrance and Insight Behavioral Health Centers will present “Making the Pieces Fit: Understanding Co-Occurring Conditions in the Chemical Dependency and Eating Disorder Puzzle” at the University Club of Chicago, 76 East Monroe Street, Chicago. The seminar’s keynote presenter is Brad Lamm, a noted author, dynamic speaker, interventionist and founder of Intervention … Continued