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Read news and blog articles about Rosecrance and topics of note pertaining to substance abuse, addiction treatment and mental health disorders and treatment.

Lori Kehoe named Community Relations Coordinator of Chicago Region

Rosecrance recently appointed Lori Kehoe as a new Community Relations Coordinator in the Chicago region. The Rosecrance Community Relations team assists with information regarding program and services, scheduling of assessments, contacting other resources, and navigating progress. These individuals are skilled in: Communicating with families in crisis Finding referral sources within the community Gathering information that … Continued

Rosecrance to host initiative for raising Resilient and Drug-Free Kids

Rosecrance Health Network to host its substance abuse prevention initiative: It’s more than ‘just say no’: Raising Resilient and Drug-Free Kids on Wednesday, May 1, 2019 at Heartland in Rockford, IL, from 6:30 – 8:00 pm. Aimed at the parents of children in 3rd through 8th grades, the presentation provides helpful and practical tips to … Continued

Your Choice gives “Wake Up Call” presentation to Rosecrance staff

Your Choice, a partner of Rosecrance, presented to Rosecrance staff February 28, 2019 at the Rosecrance Berry Campus. Your Choice is a nonprofit drug and alcohol awareness program, offering more than 200 community events annually. Their presentation “Wake Up Call” is one of four unique prevention presentations that they offer to communities throughout the Midwest. … Continued

Rosecrance to host “Vaping: What’s Behind the Smoke” presentation in central Illinois

Rosecrance Community Relations Coordinator, Matthew Quinn, will present a, “Vaping: What’s Behind the Smoke” training on March 6, 2019, from 3:30- 5:00 p.m. at Rosecrance on Moreland in Champaign, IL. Quinn, MA, LCPC, CADC, provides community relations in the western suburbs of Chicago in DuPage, Kane, and Kendall counties. He joined Rosecrance as an Outreach … Continued

Rosecrance Chief Medical Officer featured in Crain’s Chicago Business

An estimated one in five U.S. adults experience some form of mental illness in a given year, according to the National Alliance on Mental Illness, and many people don’t get treatment. Health systems, companies, schools and others are launching new ways of delivering and organizing behavioral health services—which can include treatment for depression, anxiety, substance … Continued

Hours of Operation for ARC

Click here to download the image of the schedule. Monday: 8:30 – 9 AM: Open to Alumni for Resource 9 – 10 AM: Open to Alumni for Resource 10 – 11 AM: closed 11 AM – 12 PM: closed 12 – 1 PM: Alumni Community Group 1 – 2 PM: Open to Alumni for Resource … Continued

Rosecrance Central Illinois to host professional training

Rosecrance Executive Director of Central Illinois, Chris Gleason, will host the training, ‘Working with the Emerging Adult of Today’ on Thursday, March 14, 2019, from 7:30- 9:00 a.m. at Rosecrance on Moreland in Champaign, IL. This training is the first in a series, which presents a variety of topics to professionals in the behavioral health … Continued

“Stay Warm from Grumpiness” by Fr. Jim Swarthout

Checking out at the grocery store or coffee shop, talking on the phone, or exchanging emails, the most commonly shared words of the week have been, “Stay warm.”  For fun, I started counting how many times I have either said or heard these words yesterday alone it was 12 times. Given that the temperature the … Continued