Community Mental Health and Wellness Fair

Saturday, October 5, 2019


The team engaging with the community about their healing needs and their mental health! Thank you to everyone who was able to stop by our station.

The C-HeARTS Healing Boxes for Community Members Affected by Gun  Violence

September 2019


The team created several healing boxes to distribute to community members that are affected by gun violence in the Champaign Urbana Community. While we are disheartened by the need for healing in our community, we are gratified to be doing work that promotes that healing.

Sponsored Talk: “What’s the Community Got to Do with It? African American Community-Empowerment in Research and Intervention” by Cheryl Tawede Grills

April 25, 2019


Voices of Community Healing Dialogue

September 8, 2018

C-HeARTS is grateful and thankful to the following sponsors:

  • Illinois Program for Research in the Humanities
  • The Office of the Vice Chancellor for Diversity, Equity, and Education at University of Illinois @ Urbana-Champaign
  • University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
  • Carle Illinois College of Medicine
  • Beckman Institute for Advance Science and Technology
  • OSF Heart of Mary Medical Center
  • Parkland College
  • Antionette Burton
  • Bruce D. Nesbitt African-American Cultural Center
  • City of Champaign
  • Driven to Reach Excellence and Academic Achievement for Males (DREAAM House)
  • Ruby Mendenhall as UIUC Faculty
  • UIUC College of Applied Health Sciences
  • UIUC Department of African American Studies
  • UIUC Department of Human Development and Family Studies
  • UIUC Department of Kinesiology and Community Health
  • UIUC School of Social Work
  • UIUC Department of Sociology
  • UIUC Department of Urban and Regional Planning
  • UIUC Department of Psychology

You may find a copy of the program for the event here: Voices of Community Healing Dialogue Program

Supported by Illinois Program for Research in the Humanities