CVS Health Foundation awards $1 million to local coalition to support youth mental health services

To better connect families in Winnebago and Boone counties to high-quality behavioral health resources based on their individual needs, the Rosecrance Foundation is proud to accept a $1 million grant from the CVS Health Foundation to support youth mental health. The CVS Health Foundation awarded the Rosecrance Foundation $1 million over five years to support … Continued

Rosecrance provides an update on the expansion of residential adult treatment at Griffin Williamson Campus

In recent years, there has been a significant increase in the number of adolescents and teenagers requiring outpatient treatment. Although the demand for residential treatment for adolescents and teenagers has decreased, the need for residential services for adults and young adults has increased due to insufficient early intervention. To meet the evolving needs of the … Continued

Rosecrance expands services to Chicago-Norwood Park

Rosecrance, a nationally respected leader in behavioral health, is thrilled to announce the opening of a new Rosecrance Therapies location to serve the Chicago-Norwood Park community. The new office provides integrated behavioral health care services, including individual, couples, and group counseling, with a variety of specialty services. Rosecrance Chicago-Norwood Park, 5440 N. Cumberland Ave., offers … Continued

Dr. Raymond Garcia named as the next Chief Medical Officer for Rosecrance

Rosecrance is pleased to announce that Raymond Garcia, M.D., will lead Rosecrance’s medical services as the Chief Medical Officer beginning Jan. 1.  In his new role, Dr. Garcia will be responsible for ensuring that all programs are aligned, and that the quality of care provided is of the highest standard. Dr. Garcia, who previously held the position of Senior Vice President of … Continued

Freedom from stimulant use as overdose deaths grow

Methamphetamine is a powerful stimulant that can lead to a life-threatening addiction, but ending the use of the illegal substance is possible. In 2021, Iowa witnessed a surge in the number of deaths related to psychostimulant use, primarily due to methamphetamine, which rose to 210 from 94 in 2018. Amid all this, Rosecrance Jackson Centers … Continued

Finding hope amid a rise in stimulant use

Methamphetamine is a powerful stimulant that can lead to a life-threatening addiction, but ending the use of the illegal substance is possible. The United States has experienced a significant increase in the number of deaths associated with the use of psychostimulants, particularly methamphetamine. In 2021, the number of deaths related to methamphetamine surged to 15,489, … Continued

Seeking safety in sober holiday peers

It’s that time of the year when gift-giving, family gatherings, and cheers for the new year bring people together. Though it is perfectly normal to enjoy celebrations that are common around this time of year, the holidays can also be challenging for those in or new to recovery. The holiday season is usually packed with social events, … Continued