Suicide awareness walk for Foxton
An event to raise awareness around suicide and offer solidarity to those affected by it will be held in Foxton on Saturday.
No One Walks Alone — Celebrating the Preservation of Life will tie in with Te Waioura Health Centre’s Wha¯ nau Ora day.
It is being organised by Korero Haumaru and Kia Piki Kaha Suicide Prevention Service.
Anyone wishing to raise awareness, support each other or remember a loved one lost to suicide is invited to join in and walk from Te Waiora Health Centre to Foxton Beach, down Lady’s Mile.
Registration opens at 8am with the walk expected to finish around 10am.
The Wha¯ nau Ora day is a free community event, with sausage sizzles, activities and bouncy castles for the children.
■ For further information contact Terry Hapi on 0210545546.