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Walk A Mile In My Shoes

May 7 @ 8:30 am - 1:00 pm

Registration for the annual suicide prevention event is now open. Thank you for your support!

In support of the suicide prevention the Chemung County Department of Mental Hygiene is coordinating its annual “Walk A Mile In My Shoes” event with Eldridge park as we traditionally have. This year’s walk for suicide prevention will be held on May 7th at Eldridge park.

Register as an individual, family or team!

On line registration will close April 22nd at noon!!

  1. Walkers may register at the On-The-Spot registration table in the Whip Building between 8:30 AM and 10:30 AM. Lunch tickets and t-shirts will be available on a first come, first serve basis if you use On-The-Spot registration.
  2.  If you pre-register and raise at least $15 (per person) in donations you are guaranteed a t-shirt and lunch!!!
  3. Have donors make checks payable to “Community Foundation Suicide Prevention Fund.”
  4. Bring any additional donations to the park between 8:30 AM and 10:30 AM on the morning of the walk.
  5. Individuals do not have to be members of a team, nor must they raise money, in order to participate.

The Walk will begin promptly at 11:00AM!

Please remember that you don’t have to make a donation.  Simply joining us at the walk helps to support our local suicide prevention efforts!

Questions ?

Please contact Brian Hart with any questions you might have. You can call (607) 737-5501 or email bhart@chemungcountyny.gov.


May 7
8:30 am - 1:00 pm


Walk a mile in my shoes


Eldridge Park
Eldridge Park Road
Elmira, NY 14901 United States
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