Register Star covers Monday's Mental Illness Awareness rally

October 10, 2012

Rockford Register Star reporter Melissa Westphal covered the rally held Monday to kick off Mental Illness Awareness Week:

“Stories of mental illness came out in poetry, in song, in story.
A mother spoke about her son’s struggles with schizophrenia. Another woman updated the crowd of 75 about overcoming suicidal ideations — all in the name of changing lives and changing attitudes.”

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