Rosecrance, Winnebago County collaborate on Youth Recovery Court

Rosecrance and Winnebago County Juvenile Probation will collaborate on a new $250,000 Youth Recovery Court, the first of its kind in Illinois. The collaboration will serve youths ages 10-17 in juvenile delinquency court who have committed nonviolent offenses and have a serious mental illness, a history of trauma or mental disorders coupled with substance abuse … Continued

In the news: Rosecrance Ware Center renaming

There were several articles in the news Thursday about the renaming of the Rosecrance Ware Center. The Rockford Register Star posted an in-depth piece about the ceremony, as well as an update on the merger in general, here. has a short story on the event, as well as video coverage of the renaming ceremony, … Continued

Rosecrance renames downtown building to honor Frank Ware

Download this news release as a PDF ROCKFORD – Rosecrance President/CEO Philip W. Eaton announced today that the downtown Janet Wattles Center building will be renamed the “Rosecrance Ware Center” to honor the agency’s longtime director, Frank Ware, who died unexpectedly in February. At an event held outside the newly dedicated Rosecrance Ware Center at … Continued

Rosecrance Cooking Up Hope event set for Oct. 2

Cooking Up Hope 2011 - Naperville Description: A tasting of culinary delights from the best restaurants and chefs in the western suburbs, featuring celebrity host David Kaplan.   Enjoy the cuisine of these great restaurants: • Casey's Foods • Hugo's Frog Bar and Fish House • Hyatt Lodge at McDonald's Campus • Hyatt Regency Chicago … Continued

Rosecrance celebrates National Therapeutic Recreation Week

National Therapeutic Recreation Week, which was established by the National Therapeutic Recreation Society, has been celebrated during the second week of July every year since 1984. To celebrate, staff and patients at the Rosecrance Harrison Campus this year played “Minute to Win It.” If you haven’t seen the show, here’s what it’s all about: Everyday … Continued