Clients express struggles, triumphs at ‘Art of Healing’

In honor of Mental Illness Awareness Week, Rosecrance and Barnes & Noble are sponsoring the “Art of Healing” art gallery this October at the bookstore at CherryVale Mall. This is the seventh time Rosecrance has sponsored a gallery of artwork produced by mental health clients and the first time artwork by substance abuse clients has … Continued

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

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

Calling all artists for ‘The Art of Healing’ gallery

Rosecrance Health Network is sponsoring “The Art of Healing” art show at Barnes & Noble Booksellers at CherryVale Mall in Cherry Valley, IL. Works of artists who are in recovery from mental illness and/or substance abuse will be featured in the show. There will be a special section in the store for children’s art. The … Continued