Minds Matter Mental Health Fair on May 3

Updated 4/27/2022 9:03 AM

The Township of Schaumburg's Mental Health Committee (MHC) will host Minds Matter, a mental health awareness fair, on May 3 from 4-7pm at One Illinois Boulevard, Hoffman Estates.

The free fair will feature booths representing a wide variety of social service, mental health and wellness organizations and more.


Residents can learn about individual mental health and safety. Local guest speakers will also cover a variety of mental health topics including:

How Sexual Trauma Complicates Consent

Jessica Montgomery, MSW | Children's Advocacy Center

4:15pm | Rm 310

In Our Own Voice

National Alliance on Mental Illness

5pm | Rm 310

Back to Normal, or Not?,

Marta McGuinness, MA, NCC, LCPC, CADC | Families and Adolescents in Recovery

5:45pm | Rm 310

Trauma and Coping Skills

Julie Hanson, LCSW

6:30pm | Rm 310

More information about the event and the MHC can be found on the MHC's Facebook page (@SchaumburgTownshipMHC) and the Township website at schaumburgtownship.org/get-involved/committees/mental-health-committee/.

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