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Suicide Prevention Walk

Help us reach our goal of zero suicides.

We're fighting for a better future. For those affected by suicide. For open conversations about mental health. For prevention. We can't do that without you. Walk with us to prevent suicide. 

date & time

Sat. September 21, 2024
10:00 AM kick-off

location

Bronson Park
200 South Rose Street
Kalamazoo, MI 49009

registration

$25 before Sept. 2

$30 after Sept. 3

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Register to Walk

Gather your friends and register for this years Walk! There are 2 ways to register – as an individual/family or as a team.

people walking the prevention walk course

Start a Fundraiser

Tell people why you are supporting suicide prevention and ask for their support. Make it personal to make it powerful.

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Volunteer

Volunteer roles include directing walkers on the course, set-up, cheer stations, and more.

walkers finishing the suicide prevention walk

suicide is preventable

  • Facebook
    Report sucidal content directly on Facebook here.
  • Twitter
    Report messages about suicide or self-harm and Twitter will send the user a direct message with the Lifeline number.
  • Instagram
    To report posts about suicide or self-harm on Instagram: Tap “…” below the post, tap "Report Inappropriate", select "This Photo Puts People At Risk > Self-Harm".
  • Snapchat
    To report a safety concern, press and hold on that Snapchatter's name and tap the gear button. Then, tap 'Report' and reach out to Snapchat, and follow the prompts.
  • Youtube
    To report suicide or self-harm, click “More.” Highlight and click “Report” in the drop-down menu. Click “Harmful dangerous acts,” then “Suicide or self-injury.” YouTube will review the video and may send a message to the uploader with the Lifeline number.
  • Discord
    To report self-harm, use the dropdown in Discord’s report form and select ‘Trust & Safety.’ Under ‘Report Type’, select ‘Self-harm.’ Discord requests (to verify the authenticity of the report) that reporters provide a link to the message where the user expresses such harm, and the steps can be found below.
  • TikTok
    To report for self-harm on TikTok, tap the arrow at the bottom right hand corner of the video. Tap the report icon, select "Self injury" and follow the prompts.
  • Reddit
    If you're worried about someone, you can let Reddit know by reporting the specific post or comment that worried you and selecting, "Someone is considering suicide or serious self-harm". After you let them know, they'll reach out to put the user in touch with Crisis Text Line's trained Crisis Counselors.

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QUESTIONS?
if you have any questions about the event, please contact:
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Sarah Mead

smead@gryphon.org

269-381-1510

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