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Regional Events Calendar

Regional events
Submit your event to dialogue@ATTCnetwork.org

Visit Central East ATTC’s website for upcoming trainings, webinars and other events.

REGION 3 EVENTS:

October-December, 2018: Smyrna & Georgetown, DE – Delaware Overdose Survival Education (DOSE), DHHS, Division of Substance Abuse and Mental Health Training Office. Recognize and treat victims of opioid overdose. Offered at two locations. Smyrna State Service Center: October 9, November 20, December 18; Georgetown State Service Center: October 11, November 8, December 13.

October 20, 2018: Reston, VA – Rise Up Against Addiction 5K – National Capital Area, Shatterproof. Shatterproof Rise Up Against 5K Walk/Run is a national movement to bring the disease of addiction into the light.

October 25, 2018: Pittsburgh, PA – Hope After DopeMessage Carriers of Pennsylvania. An evening celebrating recovery. State representative Ed Gainey is the honorary chair and host. Tickets $50.

October 27, 2018: Ellicott City, MD – Howard County ROSC Recovery Walk, Howard County Recovery Oriented Systems of Care. The walk supports those in recovery and the recovery efforts in the community. Walk the track for an hour, hear live music, visit information tables and more.

October 27, 2018: Winchester, VA – Addicted to Hope Rally, Northern Shenandoah Valley Substance Abuse Coalition & CLEAN, Inc. Join the rally to help change the environment by educating indivuduals and families regarding the prevention of substance use, signs and symptoms of use and putting an end to the stigma of addiction. Join the movement in the Northern Shenandoah Valley to send a strong message of hope.

October 28, 2018: Westminster, MD2nd Annual HallowKlean 5K & Walk, Rising Above Addiction. Come out to Wakefield Valley Golf Course! Rising Above Addiction & Push HOPE Project are hosting a Spooky Halloween 5k Run/Walk & 1 Mile Trick or Treat Fun Run for kids. Cost of registration is $25 for adults & $10 for kids! T-Shirts are included with registration!! Make sure you wear your COSTUME!

November 17, 2018: Dover, DE – Survivor DayAFSP Delaware. Survivor Day is the one day a year when people affected by suicide loss gather around the world at events in their local communities to find comfort and gain understanding as they share stories of healing and hope.

November 17, 2018: Maryland [Various locations] – Survivor DayAFSP Delaware. Survivor Day is the one day a year when people affected by suicide loss gather around the world at events in their local communities to find comfort and gain understanding as they share stories of healing and hope.

November 17, 2018: Pennsylvania [Various locations] – Survivor DayAFSP Delaware. Survivor Day is the one day a year when people affected by suicide loss gather around the world at events in their local communities to find comfort and gain understanding as they share stories of healing and hope.

November 17, 2018: Virginia [Various locations] – Survivor DayAFSP Delaware. Survivor Day is the one day a year when people affected by suicide loss gather around the world at events in their local communities to find comfort and gain understanding as they share stories of healing and hope.

November 17, 2018: Washington, DC [Waterfront Church] – Survivor DayAFSP National Capital Area. Survivor Day is the one day a year when people affected by suicide loss gather around the world at events in their local communities to find comfort and gain understanding as they share stories of healing and hope.

November 17, 2018: Washington, DC [Gallaudet] – Survivor DayAFSP National Capital Area. Survivor Day is the one day a year when people affected by suicide loss gather around the world at events in their local communities to find comfort and gain understanding as they share stories of healing and hope.

November 17, 2018: West Virginia [Various locations] – Survivor DayAFSP Delaware. Survivor Day is the one day a year when people affected by suicide loss gather around the world at events in their local communities to find comfort and gain understanding as they share stories of healing and hope.

February 15-17, 2019: Rehoboth Beach, DE Rehoboth Beach Roundup: Oceans 12 & 12. The primary purpose of the Roundup is fun, fellowship, and recovery. It is also to carry the message of all 12 Step recovery programs, based upon the 12 Steps of AA, through an a conference sponsored by the LGBT community that is open to all people.

April 18, 2019: Westminster, MD Drug & Violence Awareness Expo, Carroll County Chamber of Commerce. Speakers will discuss violence, rape, gangs, and substance use disorders. There will be a Continuing Education Credit Workshop for social workers, professional counselors and therapists, nurses, and all other disciplines.

June 8, 2019: Westminster, MDRunning for Recovery: 5 Mile, 2.5 Mile & 1 Mile Kids Fun Run, Rising Above Addiction. The event’s proceeds will provide awareness, support and financial assistance in an effort to save youth and young adults from addiction and substance misuse. There will also be music and speakers.



 

National Alliance on Mental Health. These walks support organizations that host education programs, facilitate support groups, provide mental health trainings, advocate for access to services, and offer a compassionate place to turn for the millions of Americans living with mental illness.

These events have already taken place in the spring of 2018. 2019 dates will be posted when available.


OUT OF THE DARKNESS WALKS

American Foundation for Suicide Prevention. These events raise awareness and funds for suicide prevention to invest in new research, create educational programs, advocate for public policy, and support survivors of suicide loss.

DELAWARE:

October 21, 2018: Wilmington, DE Wilmington Walk

DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA:

October 20, 2018: Washington, DC Washington DC Walk 

MARYLAND:

October 13, 2018: Hagerstown, MD – Hagerstown Walk

October 20, 2018: Frederick, MD – Frederick Walk

November 3, 2018: Baltimore, MD – Baltimore Walk

PENNSYLVANIA:

October 14, 2018: Johnstown, PA – Cambria County Walk 

VIRGINIA:

October 13, 2018: Norfolk, VA – Norfolk Walk

October 13, 2018: Stephens City, VA – Stephens City Walk 

October 21, 2018: Virginia Beach, VA – Virginia Beach Walk 

November 3, 2018:  Danville, VA – Danville – South Central Walk 

November 3, 2018: Staunton, VA – Greater Shenandoah Valley Walk

WEST VIRGINIA:

October 13, 2018: Huntington, WV – Huntington WV Walk

October 20, 2018: Morgantown, WV – Morgantown Walk


OUT OF THE DARKNESS CAMPUS WALKS

DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA:

April 25, 2019: Washington, DC Gallaudet University Campus Walk

PENNSYLVANIA:

March 16, 2019: Waynesburg, PA – Waynesburg University Campus Walk

June 1, 2019: Poconos, PA – NCC Monroe County Campus Walk 

VIRGINIA:

March 23, 2019: Midlothian, VA – James River High School Campus Walk

March 30, 2019: Richmond, VA – VCU Campus Walk

March 23, 2019: Amelia Court House, VA – Amelia Schools Campus Walk


THE OVERNIGHT WALK

These events have already taken place in the spring of 2018. 2019 dates will be posted when available.