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

August edition of the Rosecrance electronic newsletter published

The August edition of the Rosecrance electronic newsletter has published. This month, we’re highlighting Rosecrance Experiential Therapies Department Supervisor Christine Nicholson, who has been invited to speak about the Rosecrance Healing Garden at the 2012 North American Japanese Garden Association national conference in Denver. The Healing Garden at the 50-acre Rosecrance Griffin Williamson Campus was … Continued

July edition of the Rosecrance electronic newsletter published

The July edition of the Rosecrance electronic newsletter has published. This month, we’re highlighting the opening of Rosecrance McHenry County, which offers evidence-based outpatient mental health and substance abuse treatment services in McHenry, Illinois. Rosecrance is dedicated to providing quality, evidence-based mental health and substance abuse treatment in an environment that fosters lasting recovery. Our … Continued

Join Rosecrance for ‘2012 Run for the Kids’

Join Chicago’s firefighters and paramedics for 2012 Run for the Kids, sponsored in part by Rosecrance. The race, in it’s 12th year, is held annually by Ignite the Spirit. Read about Ignite the Spirit here. Schedule of events: – Race day registration and t-shirt pickup – Kids’ corral activities – 5k run start – 5k … Continued

Rosecrance co-sponsors 13th annual Consumer Family Forum

Stars of Light, experiential therapies highlight conference The Stars of Light Theatre Troupe performed Wednesday, June 27, 2012, as part of the 13th Annual Consumer Family Forum Conference. Rosecrance Experiential Therapies Supervisor Christine Nicholson also led two breakout sessions about drum circles and the importance of experiential therapies in mental health recovery. This year’s conference, … Continued