Rattle the Stars

Events

Rattle the Stars and The UP Center of Champaign County are co-hosting Sam Brinton from The Trevor Project at Champaign-Urbana PrideFest and Parade! Sam will be the Grand Marshall for the Pride Parade, will appear on the main stage during the Vendor Fair, will give a keynote address, and will appear at the teen event. Sam’s keynote address will include a…

Rattle the Stars is conducting a 4-part webinar series on suicide intervention for Youth & Family Peer Support Alliance‘s monthly Statewide Family Network Training. This training is open to youth, parents, family members, providers and community stakeholders. CEUs are available.  Register at zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_TtP3CaRqSeON0xCa8DDsiw. Part 1: Monday September 23rd 1:00pm-2:00pm Part 2: Monday October 28th 1:00pm-2:00pm Part 3:…

Teen Health & Wellness: Becoming a Trusted Resource   PARENTS: Do you know if your child is trying to help a friend having thoughts of suicide? Do you know what to say if a teen tells you they are having thoughts of suicide? Do you know if your child is having thoughts of suicide? Learn…

Suicide Intervention for Service Providers   Presented by Champaign County Mental Health & Developmental Disabilities Boards and University of Illinois School of Social Work 3.0 CEUs available to QIDP, LCPC, LSW, & LCSW Thursday June 6, 2019 9:30am-12:30pm (Registration & light refreshments from 9:00-9:30) Champaign Library, Robeson C 200 W Greet St  Champaign, IL 61820…

Join Rattle the Stars and the Youth and Family Peer Support Alliance for a Facebook Live discussion on youth mental illness and suicide prevention. Tuesday May 7, 2019 6:00pm on The Alliance Facebook page. For information, contact Ulanda Hunter at ulanda@ilalliance.org.

National Children’s Mental Health Month “Suicide Prevention: Strategies That Work”   Suicide Intervention Training Thursday May 23, 2019 6:00pm-8:30pm The Urbana Free Library Lewis Auditorium 210 W Greet St Urbana, IL 61801 Reservations recommended, but not required. Eventbrite: free RSVP tickets Facebook Event Page Nationally, 1 in 6 youth have thoughts of suicide, and 1…

Executive Directer Kim Bryan will participate in Break the Silence! Let’s Talk About Mental Health and Suicide.  This interactive event will provide space for youth to discuss mental illness and suicide.  Attendees will leave specific information on what they can do for themselves or a friend who might be having thoughts of suicide.   Tuesday…

“A suicide attempt survivor is on a mission to find fellow survivors and document their stories of unguarded courage, insight, pain and humor. Along the way, she discovers a national community rising to transform personal struggles into action. THE S WORD chronicles her journey and these survivors in a powerful feature documentary that puts a…