Rosecrance expands in Wisconsin

Note: This article appears in the Winter 2013 edition of Reach. Rosecrance is set to begin offering services in Waukesha County, Wis. Rosecrance Waukesha County, with offices in Pewaukee, will provide intensive outpatient substance abuse treatment for adolescents. The office is set to begin providing care to area youth and their families in early 2013. … Continued

Rosecrance School makes education a vital part of substance abuse treatment

Note: This article appears in the Winter 2013 edition of Reach. To download a PDF version of the story, click here. They’re not just students; they’re also clients at Rosecrance’s Griffin Williamson Campus, a Rockford treatment facility for young people dealing with substance abuse. And, as part of their treatment, they attend school four hours … Continued

Register Star report focuses on system after Singer closing

A story in the Sunday, Dec. 23 edition of the Rockford Register Star took a look at the new system to help patients in psychiatric crisis that’s taking shape after the Oct. closing of Singer Mental Health Center. “A big part of the Northwest Crisis Care System was the construction of a behavioral health triage … Continued

Atrium update: Glass being installed ahead of schedule

Work continues on the atrium project on the Rosecrance Griffin Williamson Campus. Here’s the latest from project manager Gary Larson: “We actually started installing the glass a day or two sooner than we had originally scheduled.  However with the weather yesterday, the cold today and Christmas next week not much work will be happening for … Continued

Attend online recovery meetings during Christmas and New Year’s, a social media recovery website, will be hosting meetings by AA and NA groups on Christmas Eve and Christmas Day and New Year’s Eve and New Year’s Day. AA and NA meetings will alternate, beginning at 10 a.m.Christmas and New Year’s Eve (CST) and continuing through 11 p.m. (CST) on all four days. Additionally, … Continued

Rosecrance part of planned school-based health clinic

  Rosecrance VP for Mental Health Services Mary Ann Abate joined officials from the Rockford School District and Crusader Community Health Thursday in announcing the receipt of a federal grant to offer school-based services for students needing medical, behavioral health, vision and dental care.“Rosecrance is extremely excited to collaborate with District 205 and Crusader to offer … Continued

Rosecrance’s Father Jim Swarthout pens editorial for Rockford Register Star

Father Jim Swarthout, community clergy relations coordinator for Rosecrance Health Network, wrote a guest editorial for Tuesday’s Rockford Register Star titled “Keeping watch for Light in the Darkness.”The column, which focuses on both the despair of the Newtown shootings and the hope of Christmas, starts with a question: “How do you begin a day standing … Continued

WREX reports on Rosecrance Foundation’s AT&T award

Here’s the report from WREX-13 about The Rosecrance Foundation being awarded an “AT&T Investing in Illinois Award” Thursday, with comments from Rosecrance Senior Vice President of Development Lynne Vass and Illinois Sen. Dave Syverson. Read more about the award here. – Rockford’s News Leader

Rosecrance Foundation wins ‘AT&T Investing in Illinois Award’

AT&T Illinois announced Thursday Rosecrance Foundation is the winner of an “AT&T Investing in Illinois Award.”The AT&T Investing in Illinois Awards provide resources and recognition to organizations and programs that are improving lives in their communities and the state by advancing education, economic growth, new technologies and other essential community services.“It is rewarding to have … Continued