Walking Out Of Darkness 2018 – 7th October 2018 Birmingham
This event aims to campaign to end stigma and raise awareness associated with mental health, wellbeing and suicide prevention.
The walk itself will start from Victoria Square by the Town Hall in Birmingham (5 minutes walk from New Street and Snow Hill Stations) and cover a distance of 10km around B’ham city centre and parts of the city’s canal network and finish in Victoria Square where there will be a showcase of stalls.
The event starts at 10am with speakers addressing the walkers and general public and the walk itself starting at 11am.
Walkers can choose which charity they would like to fundraise for including national and local charities.
CLASP Counselling, Life Advice and Suicide Prevention (CLASP) Charity run the Walking Out of Darkness events and have a twitter account @claspcharity ,a widely used #walkingoutofdarkness hashtag and a Facebook page www.facebook.com/claspcharity/