University of Washington School of Public Health
Husky Help & Hope Suicide Prevention & Awareness Annual Walk
Welcome to the 2017 Husky Help & Hope (H3) Walk traditionally hosted by Huskies for Suicide Prevention and Awareness (HSPA) and Forefront: Innovations in Suicide Prevention! The H3 Walk is a UW Seattle campus and community-wide annual event aiming to offer support to survivors of suicide, commemorate those we have lost to suicide, and break mental health stigma.
Our 2-mile walk will start at Sylvan Grove and wind through some of the most beautiful parts of the UW Seattle campus to provide a journey of hope and strength with a projected number of 1,000 attendees.
Our goal this year is to raise $10,000 that will go towards building and distributing Forefront Care Packages for families who have lost a loved one to suicide and HSPAʼs Wellness Booklet, a student resource which contains in-depth information on depression, eating disorder, power-based relationships, and resources to relieve struggles, and funding HSPA.
The event is FREE and dog friendly. We will have food, inspirational speakers, musical acts, and a drawing for prizes provided by our sponsors. T-shirts will be available for sale, please let us know your size through the registration link! We hope you will join us.
"Let's walk, let's talk, let's break the stigma."
Location: Sylvan Grove Theater and Columns, West Stevens Way NE, Seattle, WA 98195
Time: 11:00am - 1:30pm
Date: Saturday, May 20, 2017
Volunteer registration: https://goo.gl/forms/MczPHisAGipHnMUd2