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REGION 3 EVENTS:

September 21: Charleston, WV Glow Run for Recovery 5K, West Virginia Alliance of Recovery Residences and Ohio Recovery Housing. This is a free event designed to help attendees leverage and apply technology to increase access and improve outcomes of addiction care. Policymakers, health care providers, industry leaders and individuals with lived experience will offer a comprehensive overview of the telehealth landscape, provider innovations and experiences, and new technologies.

September 26: Richmond, VA Victory for Mental Health 2019, Mental Health America of Virginia. This event will provide a chance to network and to congratulate their advocate champion. Food is provided. They will also kick off two new peer support programs.

September 28: Meadville, PA Road to Recovery 5K Run/Walk, Crawford County Overdose Prevention Coalition. The road to recovery from addiction is rewarding but long! Celebrate with us because recovery is possible!!!

October 2, 2019: Baltimore, MD Maryland’s 31st Annual Suicide Prevention Conference.

October 10, 2019: Mars, PA – Mars Reality Tour 2019-2020Candle Inc. Reality Tour® is a drug awareness and prevention program that takes you into the life experiences of a teen addicted to opioids. It’s a parent/child prevention experience with lasting impact. It provides the foundation for future discussions. Dramatic scenes that depict an arrest and imprisonment, an emergency room overdose, and a funeral. The Reality Tour Includes: 1) Dramatic presentation of choices made and consequences of a teen on drugs; 2) Coping skills to use as a family; and 3) Q & A with youth in recovery.

November 14, 2019: Mars, PA – Mars Reality Tour 2019-2020, Candle Inc. Reality Tour® is a drug awareness and prevention program that takes you into the life experiences of a teen addicted to opioids. It’s a parent/child prevention experience with lasting impact. It provides the foundation for future discussions. Dramatic scenes that depict an arrest and imprisonment, an emergency room overdose, and a funeral. The Reality Tour Includes: 1) Dramatic presentation of choices made and consequences of a teen on drugs; 2) Coping skills to use as a family; and 3) Q & A with youth in recovery.

February 13, 2020: Mars, PA – Mars Reality Tour 2019-2020, Candle Inc. Reality Tour® is a drug awareness and prevention program that takes you into the life experiences of a teen addicted to opioids. It’s a parent/child prevention experience with lasting impact. It provides the foundation for future discussions. Dramatic scenes that depict an arrest and imprisonment, an emergency room overdose, and a funeral. The Reality Tour Includes: 1) Dramatic presentation of choices made and consequences of a teen on drugs; 2) Coping skills to use as a family; and 3) Q & A with youth in recovery.

March 12, 2020: Mars, PA – Mars Reality Tour 2019-2020, Candle Inc. Reality Tour® is a drug awareness and prevention program that takes you into the life experiences of a teen addicted to opioids. It’s a parent/child prevention experience with lasting impact. It provides the foundation for future discussions. Dramatic scenes that depict an arrest and imprisonment, an emergency room overdose, and a funeral. The Reality Tour Includes: 1) Dramatic presentation of choices made and consequences of a teen on drugs; 2) Coping skills to use as a family; and 3) Q & A with youth in recovery.

April 16, 2020: Mars, PA – Mars Reality Tour 2019-2020, Candle Inc. Reality Tour® is a drug awareness and prevention program that takes you into the life experiences of a teen addicted to opioids. It’s a parent/child prevention experience with lasting impact. It provides the foundation for future discussions. Dramatic scenes that depict an arrest and imprisonment, an emergency room overdose, and a funeral. The Reality Tour Includes: 1) Dramatic presentation of choices made and consequences of a teen on drugs; 2) Coping skills to use as a family; and 3) Q & A with youth in recovery.


 

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.

October 5, 2019: Glen Allen, VA – NAMIWalks Virginia. This walk takes place at Monroeville Community Park West. Check in starts at 10am.

October 6, 2019: Monroeville, PA – NAMIWalks Keystone. This walk takes place at Monroeville Community Park West. Check in starts at 9am.


 

 

 

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:

September 21, 2019: Dover, DE – Dover Walk

October 20, 2019: Wilmington, DE – Wilmington DE Walk

DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA:

November 2, 2019: Washington, DC Washington DC Walk 

MARYLAND:

September 21, 2019: Annapolis, MDAnnapolis Walk

September 21, 2019: Ocean City, MD – Ocean City Walk

September 22, 2019: Rockville, MD – Montgomery County MD Walk

September 28, 2019: Easton, MD – Mid-Shore Maryland Walk

October 28, 2019: Columbia, MD – Howard County Walk

October 5, 2018: Havre de Grace, MD – Havre de Grace Walk

October 6, 2019: Baltimore, MD Baltimore Walk

October 26, 2019: Frederick, MD – Frederick Walk

October 27, 2019: St  Mary’s City, MDSouthern Maryland Walk

PENNSYLVANIA:

September 21, 2019: Carlisle, PA – Carlisle Walk

September 22, 2019: Lock Haven, PA – Clinton County Walk

October 6, 2019: Philadelphia, PA – Greater Philadelphia Walk

October 6, 2019: Allentown, PA – Greater Lehigh Valley Walk

VIRGINIA:

September 28, 2019: Suffolk, VA – Suffolk Walk

October 5, 2019: Lynchburg, VA – Lynchburg Walk

October 5, 2019: Fairfax, VA – Fairfax Walk

October 12, 2019: Stephens City, VA – Stephens City Walk

October 19, 2019: Richmond, VA – Richmond Walk

October 26, 2019: Virginia Beach, VA – Virginia Beach Walk

November 2, 2019: Danville, VA – Danville – South Central Walk

WEST VIRGINIA:

September 21, 2019: Morgantown, WV – Morgantown Walk

September 21, 2019: Flatwoods, WV – Central West Virginia Walk

September 28, 2019: Parkersburg, WV – Mid Ohio Valley Walk

September 28, 2019: Charleston, WV – Charleston WV Walk

October 5, 2019: Wheeling, WV – North Panhandle WV Walk

October 12, 2019: Beckley, WV – Raleigh County WV Walk

October 13, 2019: Martinsburg, WV – Eastern Panhandle WV Walk

October 19, 2019: Huntington, WV – Huntington WV Walk

October 26, 2019: Lewisburg, WV – Greenbrier County Walk


OUT OF THE DARKNESS CAMPUS WALKS

These events have already taken place in the spring of 2019.

DELAWARE:

DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA:

MARYLAND:

PENNSYLVANIA:

VIRGINIA:

WEST VIRGINIA:


THE OVERNIGHT WALK

These events are not in Region 3 in 2019. Events will be held in San Francisco on June 8 and Boston on June 22.