Rosecrance celebrates Mental Illness Awareness Week

October 1, 2011

Join Rosecrance and other mental health advocates across the country this week as we celebrate Mental Illness Awareness Week (MIAW):

Oct. 1 to Oct. 15:
Art of Healing Gallery at Barnes & Noble in CherryVale Mall. The gallery will be included in the Rockford Area Arts Council Fall ArtScene on Oct. 14 and 15.

Oct. 1: 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.
Mental Health Fair at CherryVale Mall in Cherry Valley, IL, featuring more than 40 displays from health providers.

Oct. 3: 12 p.m. to 1 p.m.
Mental Health Rally at the Winnebago County Justice Center in Rockford, IL.

Oct. 4: 6:30 p.m. to 9 p.m.
Red Flags in Children’s Behavior by National Alliance on Mental Illness and Rockford Public Schools Parent and Community Empowerment Department. Free presentation with free childcare at the Lincoln Middle School Auditorium.

Oct. 8: 1 p.m. to 5 p.m.
Bowling for Recovery at Forest Hills Lanes in Loves Park, IL.
Bowling, food, and more for $15 per person. Call 815-963-2470 to register.

Oct. 15: 8 a.m.
Kennedy 5K Run/Walk for Mind, Body & Soul at the Rosecrance Berry Campus in Rockford, IL. Click here to register.

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