NAMIWalks-Team Stigma Stompers

 

Location: Tranquility Park, Houston, Texas

Date: May 4, 2013

Distance: 3 Miles (along Allen Parkway)

Check-in: 7:00 a.m.

Start Time: 8:00 a.m.

Theme: Passport to Recovery

 

After the walk stick around to enjoy the 'Destination: Hope' event and chances to win prizes.

 

--> This is a Family Friendly event <--

Will have face painting, costumed characters and more!

 

Click HERE to join the team or make a donation.

 

About NAMI Greater Houston:

The mission of NAMI Greater Houston is to improve the lives of all persons affected by mental illness through support, education and advocacy.

NAMI Greater Houston is a non-profit organization established in 1988 to address the increasing need for families and person affected by mental illness to have a powerful voice in the mental health community.

NAMI Greater Houston provides free education programs, peer support groups and advocacy to enable families and individuals living with a mental illness to become more effective self advocates.

NAMI Greater Houston actively promotes the development of and access to community mental health programs and services.  We also work to improve access to services, increase opportunities for recovery, reduce stigma and discrimination and advance public understanding of mental illness.  Our peer-run resource center - NAMI S.E.A. Center (support, education, advocacy) center. gives those affected by mental illness a quiet place to find helpful recovery tools.


 

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  • Staci B.

    So sorry to cancel at the last minute.

    May 3, 2013

  • Ellen Sussman P.

    Hi Natalie, Are we planning to meet each other at a certain gathering spot?

    April 29, 2013

    • Natalie

      Thank you Ellen!

      April 30, 2013

  • Natalie

    Hi everyone! We will meet at the Volunteer Check-in table. I will be working the event so will not be able to walk. Also, I was able to get us a time slot for a team photo at 10:40 am. Let's meet at the Family Fun Center tent at 10:20-10:30 am. At 10:30 am we will head to the section for our photo.

    April 30, 2013

  • Catherine Z.

    Another great cause -I'm sorry I can't be there. Is this a fund-raising walk? Can I make a donation?

    April 24, 2013

    • Natalie

      Sorry You cannot be there as well!!! You may absolutely make a donation! Here is the link: http://namiwalks.nami...­

      April 24, 2013

    • Catherine Z.

      Thanks! And have a good time - hope you have a lovely day!

      1 · April 25, 2013

  • Natalie

    If you are not able to walk p[lease consider volunteering! Another 'event' was just posted for volunteers

    April 24, 2013

  • Natalie

    Less than 2 weeks away! If you have not registered already be sure to do so!

    April 24, 2013

  • Sonia G

    I will not be in town.

    April 13, 2013

  • Nancy

    I am a NAMI advocate!

    1 · April 13, 2013

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