Kudos for #TeamRosecrance

Rosecrance social media has been buzzing the past couple weeks with kind words about staff going above and beyond during this time of crisis. The #TeamRosecrance campaign was initiated by Rosecrance Health Network to recognize outstanding employees who are truly embracing The Rosecrance Way, with staff encouraged to nominate peers who deserve recognition. Thanks to … Continued

Rosecrance Postpones Annual Benefit

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and the State of Illinois have both made strong recommendations in recent days regarding canceling events with significant attendance. Based on these recommendations, and for the wellbeing of the community, Rosecrance believes it is prudent to postpone its annual Foundation event. As a behavioral healthcare organization, the … Continued

A Message from our CEO

Substance Abuse and Mental Health during COVID-19 crisis Now, more than ever, families are concerned about their loved ones. That concern is even greater when a child, spouse, brother, or sister is struggling with a mental health or substance use disorder. The World Health Organization recently warned that such conditions will increase during times of … Continued

Three Benefits of 12-Step Programs

At Rosecrance Central Illinois, we leverage the 12-Step method as an integral part of our evidence-based treatment and recovery program. It is foundational to our treatment services, because it provides three key benefits to our patients: It [12-Step Programs] is time-tested… Introduced in the 1930s, the 12-Step method is an effective set of principles and … Continued

Detox: The First Step to Addiction Treatment

When it comes to addiction and drug abuse recovery, you or your loved one are not alone. More than 20 million Americans have a substance use disorder, yet the vast majority do not seek treatment despite negative life consequences. The families of central Illinois have been particularly affected by this national health crisis. The good … Continued

Adolescent Stabilization & Assessment Unit to admit clients in Iowa March 1

Rosecrance Jackson Centers is pleased to announce that beginning March 1, 2020, the Adolescent Stabilization & Assessment Unit will be admitting clients. Like so many providers, Rosecrance Jackson Centers has balanced the needs of clients with the availability of quality, highly trained staff to provide safe and expert clinical care. During the past several weeks … Continued

Rosecrance announces administrative transitions to lead client care mission

A series of recent leadership moves within Rosecrance will add fresh perspectives and new positions to the organization. These changes will enhance Rosecrance’s focus on hope-filled integrated behavioral health care. Central Illinois native Joey King, LCPC, has been hired as the Rosecrance Central Illinois executive director. King is an expert in behavioral health services, including … Continued

All about love: Rosecrance clients, alumni, and staff show their art for Valentine’s Day

The annual Heart Art Show filled Rosecrance facilities in Rockford and Sioux City with Valentine’s Day and recovery-themed projects last week. Several hundred paintings, sketches, and even a robot, were on display at Rosecrance Harrison Campus, Rosecrance Griffin Williamson Campus and Rosecrance Jackson Centers. In addition to pieces from clients and staff, alumni from RHC … Continued

Tons of help: Food bank volunteers hand out 5 tons of food in Northern Illinois

Volunteers gave away more than 10,000 pounds of food from the Northern Illinois Food Bank’s mobile food pantry at Rosecrance Ware Center on February 6. The giveaway, sponsored by Tyson Foods, included 1,500 pounds of meat. Rosecrance volunteers included Jennifer Brown, Betsy Donovan, Candie Fore, Bonnie Gilmore, Cecelia Gonzalez, Grace Grobe, Nate Lake, Kami Minor, … Continued