Mental Health in NJ Run/Walk for Wellness & Recovery


Event Date

Sun, Oct 5, 2014


Metuchen, NJ

About This Activity

Race Day – Sunday October 5, 2014

Time: 7:45 AM Check-in; 8:30 AM Start

Location: Grove 4 River Road, Piscataway NJ 08840 Click here for directions.

5K Road Race Online Entrance Fee - $25.00 until October 2nd Same Day Registration Fee - $30.00

A Day to Support Wellness and Recovery!

Free T-shirt to the first 300 Registered Runners/Walkers

Incentives for Specific Individual Fundraising Goals

Face-painting for the kids

Music & Games with the 101.5 Big Yellow Van

Information Alley with Free Information

Why We Run/Walk!

Stigma from both mental illness and substance use disorders is one of the largest barriers to seeking treatment. Walk/run with us or be a sponsor to promote the importance of emotional well-being and recovery and to take a stand against stigma.

Did you know?

About one out of five adults experienced a mental illness in 2012.

  • Many people who have mental health issues may also be prone to challenges with substance abuse disorder.
  • Helping individuals with mental health issues live in affordable homes and integrate into the community helps to provide them with freedom and independence.

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