Rattle the Stars

Events

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, parents, and community members 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…

“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…

poster for Porrima art show

Rattle the Stars presents Porrima: an art showcase for understanding mental illness and suicide. We invite people who have been affected by mental illness and suicide (personally or by a loved one) to showcase their artistic expressions of their feelings and experiences. Art submission guidelines and forms are available below. The deadline is November 10,…

WCIA’s Morning Show welcomed Rattle the Stars Executive Director Kim Bryan to talk about the importance of mental health and suicide prevention in the wake of the suicide of celebrity designer Kate Spade.

Video courtesy of ciLiving and WCIA Ruairi McEnroe’s goal of running ten marathons this year to raise awareness for mental health and funds for Rattle the Stars was featured on ciLiving today. If you would like to learn more about Ruairi’s story or help him reach his fundraising goals please visit his GoFundMe page.

Rattle the Stars will co-host a screening of Suicide: The Ripple Effect on July 25, 2018 beginning at 7:30 PM at the Savoy 16 Theater (232 W. Burwash, Savoy, IL 61874) “At age 19, Kevin Hines attempted to take his life by jumping from the Golden Gate Bridge. Seventeen years later, he still struggles with…

Good mental health is important for all students, but athletes have unique experiences that warrant specific attention. During this discussion, athletes, parents, and coaches can learn more about: coping with injuries and losses managing pressure and stress managing mental illness while maintaining performance transitioning from high school to college managing the athlete identity Panelists include:…

Join Rattle the Stars in the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention Out of the Darkness Walk! Join Our Team! Walk Date: 09/24/2016 Walk Location: Crystal Lake Park, Large Pavilion – Champaign, IL Check-in/Registration Time: 09/24/2016 at 11:00 am Walk Begins: 12:00 pm Walk Ends: 1:00 pm For more information, please contact: Contact Name: Champaign Urbana…