American Foundation for Suicide Prevention's "Out of the Darkness" Community Walk

MAKE AN IMPACT

The American Foundation for Suicide Prevention (AFSP) is the leading national not-for-profit organization exclusively dedicated to understanding and preventing suicide through research, education, and advocacy, and to reaching out to people with mental disorders and those impacted by suicide.

Out of the Darkness Community Walks collectively is AFSP's signature fundraising event that brings together friends, family, and supporters in nearly 350 communities nationwide. These walks produce millions of dollars for suicide prevention programs, unite those who have been affected by suicide, and create communities that are smarter about mental health. 

Our very own, Kaylee Hoffman, is a volunteer for the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention discusses the "Out of the Darkness" walk on KGET17. Watch to learn more about the walk. 

 

Join us by participating in the Kern County Walk Saturday, October 28, 2017, at 9:00 AM.

Saturday, October 28, 2017

Check-in/Registration Time: 9:00 am

Opening Ceremony: 10:00 am

Walk Ends: 12:30 pm

Yokuts Park

4000 Empire Dr, Bakersfield, CA 93309

 


Learn how you can help with fundraising the walk HERE!

You Might Also Enjoy...

Valentines Day

Valentine’s day is a day set aside to celebrate love, but with it comes high expectations that sometimes cannot be met. For many people that day is filled with longing and unhappiness. Remember the person you should love the most…YOU!

New Year's Resolutions

Sticking to New Year's Resolutions can be tough. We're committed to helping make 2019 a productive and healthy year with some tips to seeing your goals to completion!

Coping with Grief

It is with heavy hearts and great sadness Truxtun Psychiatric Medical Group and the Psychiatric Wellness Center have felt compelled to address the senseless act that occurred in Las Vegas Sunday night.

6 Ways to Combat the Holiday Blues

Holidays can be a hard time of year for many people. Despite the notion that the holidays are a festive time that everyone looks forward to, the holiday season can be a time where people get a bit more down. Ways to help combat those Holiday blues.

The Holiday Season

As we enter the holiday season, Dr. Chaudhry gives some helpful tips to experiencing a healthy and happy season with your family.