Blue Cross/Blue Shield of Illinois awards grant for Rosecrance-Crusader project

$50,000 award supports integration of primary care and mental health services The Rosecrance Foundation has received a $50,000 Community Partners Grant from Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Illinois to enhance a two-year-old collaboration with Crusader Community Health that allows low-income clients of each organization to receive services from both agencies at the same site. … Continued

Demystifying assessment of teen substance abuse

By Kailley Lindman If a teen were suffering from diabetes or another debilitating illness, most parents wouldn’t hesitate to make an appointment with a specialist and take the teen in for a medical evaluation. In the case of discovering that the child is abusing alcohol or drugs, however, parents often feel overwhelmed and conflicted by … Continued