It’s a time of celebration for one center as today marked a decade of raising awareness on mental illness.
The Marquette Brantley Drop-In Center is celebrating its 10th anniversary this year.
The center offers support for those with mental illness,
While also giving the public a chance to understand mental health and dispel the negative stigma that surrounds it.
The center hopes to show the public how common mental health is in our society.
Based on research, one in 5 Americans will develop mental illness in their life.
The Drop-In Center is welcoming towards any individual in need of assistance and support.
For Milt Demarest, an honorary member, the facility is another place to call home.
Along with a celebration for the facility’s anniversary, the Drop-In Center also held a food drive and also honoring Demarest.