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Welcome!

 Walk a Mile In My Shoes is a community-wide suicide awareness event. 

Our 12th annual walk will be on Saturday, May 6, 2017 from 9:00 am -1:00 pm at Eldridge Park in Elmira.

Note: Parking lots are accessible by taking the Clemens Center Parkway to Woodlawn Avenue, or using either College Ave. or Grand Central Ave. to access Eldridge Park Rd. Please leave ample travel time before the event to allow for traffic and parking. Link to MAP 

 

There are many opportunities to get involved:

Be a Team Captain and organize a team of walkers
Come and walk with us in support of those affected  by suicide
Raise money for local suicide prevention efforts
Sponsor a walker
Ask your organization to sponsor the walk
Get the word out at your work, school or house of worship
Click on our "donate now" button  and make a donation any time throughout the year
Donate an item to our raffle
 
Please feel free to distribute and post this flyer 


 
For Walk a Mile updates:



*Guardian of the Golden Gate link to VIDEO*

Kevin Briggs of the California Highway Patrol has saved countless lives at this famous landmark. This moving story is above.


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Are you concerned about someone that may be suicidal? Help is now available at the national suicide hotline via facebook.

Surviving suicide can be a powerful message.

Listen to the Terry Wise story: A Suicide Attempt Survivor

OR

Read the book Suicide: The Forever Decision

To help save lives, the best-selling book Suicide the Forever Decision, For those Thinking about Suicide and for Those who Know, Love and Counsel Them, by Paul Quinnett, Ph.D. is herewith made available in a free electronic format to anyone in the world who wishes to read it or share it with others. Courtesy of the QPR Institute. Click the following link to read this online book: http://www.qprinstitute.com/Foreverweb.html