Date:12:00pm to 1:00pm on 13 October 18
HopeWalk Wellington 2018 suicide awareness and prevention walk is a free event hosted by Samaritans Wellington. The aim of HopeWalk Wellington 2018 is to raise awareness of the devastating effect suicide has on families in our community and to raise awareness of suicide prevention support available.
Last year, 668 people in New Zealand died by suicide. No one person or group has the solution to suicide prevention, but we are #StrongerTogether.
This year, to mark Mental Health Awareness Week, join us at HopeWalk Wellington. The theme for Mental Health Awareness Week this year is "Let nature in - strengthen your wellbeing".
What better way to strengthen your wellbeing than by getting together with whānau and friends, wearing yellow (the colour of hope) and joining the HopeWalk march to raise awareness for suicide prevention in the beautiful natural setting of the Wellington Botanic Gardens?