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Annual suicide prevention walk to be held at UNI

March 21, 2017
Contact: 

Aubrey Davis, graduate student, counseling: clinical mental health, 563-422-7437, outofthedarknessUNI@gmail.com

Lindsay Cunningham, Office of University Relations, 319-273-2761, lindsay.cunningham@uni.edu

CEDAR FALLS, Iowa – The Upsilon Nu Iota chapter of Chi Sigma Iowa (CSI) international counseling honor society will hold its third annual Out of the Darkness Suicide Prevention Walk from 1 to 4 p.m., Saturday, April 1. The event will start and finish at the Gallagher Bluedorn Performing Arts Center on the UNI campus.

The monetary donations collected for this event help the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention allocate money toward educational programs, advocacy for public policy, research and support, and provide resources for individuals affected by suicide.

Registration will begin at 1 p.m., speakers will begin at 2 p.m. and the 3-mile walk will begin at 3 p.m. You can register as an individual walker, virtual walker or as a team at tinyurl.com/uniwalk17.

For more information about the Out of the Darkness Suicide Prevention Walk, contact Aubrey Davis at 563-422-7437 or outofthedarknessUNI@gmail.com.