Welcome to Walk for Mental Health Awareness – Houston

Saturday, October 6th, The 2018 Walk for Mental Health Awareness – Houston will then culminate with a 5k walk at 8:00 a.m. This year’s walk will be held at Stude Park located at 1031 Stude St., Houston Texas 77007. Registration and check-in will begin at 6:30am.  At 7:30am the Soji ceremony will promptly begin and conclude with The Art of Living Foundation leading walkers through a stretching and breathing warm-up routine. The opening ceremonies will begin at 8:00 a.m. and end with the emcee striking “The Walk for Mental Health Awareness Gong”, signaling the start of the walk.

Thursday, October 11th, our annual Changing Minds/Changing Lives – Positive Public Dialogue luncheon at to be determined (TBD). Sign-in will begin at 11:30a.m. and the luncheon will be from noon until 1:00 p.m. Our guest speakers is Harris County Sheriff Ed Gonzalez. Seating is limited so an RSVP is required. General public admission will be $30.

On World Mental Health Day, October 10th, 2018, Houston City Hall will be illuminated the official mental health lime green.