This community event will provide foundational knowledge about mental health & mental health conditions and information about what people can do if their mental health is a cause for concern.
The event will include a screening of the Documentary Film My Ascension followed by a community panel focused on suicide prevention and crisis mental health resources.
*Students under the age of 13 are encouraged to attend with a parent/caregiver or trusted adult*
Documentary film: My Ascension A suicide attempt left 16-year-old varsity cheerleader Emma Benoit paralyzed, but propelled her on a mission to use her painful experience to help others find hope and stay alive.
- Community Resource Fair (4:00-7:30)
MultiCare Behavioral Health,
Greater Lakes, YES Sumner-Boney Lake,
Managed Care Organizations,
NAMI Pierce County & more
- FREE Food
- FREE T-shirt for the first 100
attendees (while supplies last)
- FREE screening of documentary
film: My Ascension
- Q&A with community mental health panel
- Drawing—All attending youth with be eligible for a drawing