NAMI York County Mental Illness Awareness Walk/5K Run 2012
Saturday, October 13, 2012 from 8:30 AM to 1:00 PM (EDT)
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NAMI PA York County Mental Illness Awareness Walk 2012
Saturday, October 13, 2012 from 8:30 AM to 1:00 PM (ET) York, PA
Hello walkers and runners. We will once again be hosting a walk to help raise funds to support the efforts of NAMI York County. In addition to the walk this year, there will be a 5K run.We would love to have you and your family come out to support this cause on October 13. Sign up to walk or run with us today and order your T-Shirt to show your support.
See you on October 13th at the walk/run!!!
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Or join this run/walk facebook event page: CLICK HERE
Last Years Walk 2011 - recap video... Enjoy.
When & Where
NAMI PA York County
NAMI is the largest non-profit grassroots, self-help mental health organization in the nation. Founded in 1979, NAMI is represented in all 50 states and has over 1100 local affiliates. Working on the national, state and local levels, NAMI provides education and support; combats stigma; promotes research into the causes and cures for mental illness; and advocates for adequate health insurance, housing, jobs, and services for people with mental illnesses.
To improve the quality of life of all those whose lives are affected by mental illness, recognizing that the key concepts of recovery, resiliency and support are essential in achieving success.
· Of caring people with knowledge of, and experience with, the challenge of coping
with severe brain disorders.
· Dedicated to creating a world in which persons with severe brain disorders are treated
equally with other persons.
NAMI YORK COUNTY PROVIDES FAMILY SUPPORT, EDUCATION, AND ADVOCACY
If you, or someone you love, suffer from a serious mental illness, NAMI can help. Our support groups and education courses are led by specially trained teachers and facilitators who understand-because they have been through it.
Registration starts at 8:30 am and will take place in the pravilion by the batting cages behind the Ice Skating Rink. If you have not yet picked up your T-Shirt or get your welcome packet you will do so at this time. The Walk and 5K Run will then kick off at 10:00 am sharp. So make sure you get there early enough to register and get to the right walk or run location.