The Delaware Suicide Prevention Coalition, in partnership with HelpLine, will host the 8th Annual Suicide Prevention Walk (SPW), Saturday, Sept. 8, 2018, 9 a.m. to noon. This year's walk will focus on Hope. Awareness. Change., offering a safe environment for people on any area of the spectrum of suicide and suicide prevention. Survivors of Suicide, those who have attempted and survived, anyone struggling with thoughts of suicide, those who care about someone who struggles with suicide, and those that are coming to support the efforts of suicide prevention.
This year’s awareness activities include:
A 1.5-mile walk through historic downtown Delaware, Ohio
Local agencies and groups that support suicide prevention efforts in and around Delaware County
Activity tables for kids and adults
Tree planting and dedication
This event is free and open to the public. Special thanks to the Delaware County Foundation and Delaware Morrow Mental Health Recovery Services Board for sponsoring and supporting the 8th Annual SPW.