By IAN MINIELLY email@example.com WAKEFIELD — Community Mental Health in Wakefield held its sixth annual Walk a Mile in My Shoes Rally Wednesday. The rally was at the Sunday Lake Pavilion the first three years, but with the inconsistency of the local weather, organizers decided a new venu...
TODAY IS THE DAY!! Walk A Mile In My Shoes at 10:30 a.m. at the Wakefield VFW!! These placemats were drawn by students from the A.D. Johnston (Bessemer) school! We had great advertising from all the schools and we appreciate their help in supporting and advertising this great awareness event -- see you there!!! ...
This Wednesday, May 24th, Gogebic CMH is hosting the 6th annual Walk A Mile In My Shoes rally at the Wakefield VFW. Registration starts at 10 a.m. and the program starts at 10:30 a.m. ...
May 24, 2017, 10:00am - May 24, 2017, 12:00pm
May is Mental Health Awareness Month*
In conjunction with the Michigan Association of Community Mental Health Boards and other statewide advocacy agencies, Gogebic Community Mental Health Authority is hosting its 5th Annual - Walk a Mile in My Shoes Rally.
Together, we can make a difference by:
-Educating legislators why mental health matters
-Ending stigma related to mental illness & intellectual/developmental disabilities
-Educating others about how parity between mental health & physical health coverage is needed in Michigan
-Promoting mental health wellness and why it’s important
Who Should Participate: Mental health & intellectual/developmental disability advocates, community associations, legislators, and the general public.
When: Wednesday, May 24th, 2017 – Registration 10:00 a.m. ~ Program 10:30 a.m. ~Walk to follow. A light lunch will be served after the walk!
Where: VFW , Wakefield, MI