Stellar idea! The church is by definition this kind of place, but imagine if every church had some people trained in mental health first aid like the baristas. Wow.
“I personally have lost 16 people to suicide and the overarching issue they all faced was silence," Boucher said. “The goal is always to meet people where they're at and not where we expect them to be," Boucher said. "You can talk to our baristas because they're trained in mental health first aid." ... See MoreSee Less
CHICAGO — While the coffee is good, "Sip of Hope" serves up much more than a cup of joe on the Northwest Side. Through a partnership with Dark Matter Coffee, the café donates 100% of its proceeds to mental health education and suicide prevention. "It doesn't matter who you are or where you come f...
This is happening at 3pm today (Friday)! The Countywide MLK celebration is always fantastic, with excellent hors d'oeuvres and live music before the keynote speaker. If you can't get there by 3, just go at 4pm. It's a great event! www.mlkcelebration.org/... See MoreSee Less
Each year, the Cities of Champaign and Urbana come together with Champaign County, the Village of Rantoul, Parkland College and the University of Illinois to host a countywide celebration honoring the life and legacy of the Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. We invite you to join us.