NAMIWalks Your Way Greater New Orleans

Join us on September 25, 2021

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Event Date:

Saturday, September 25, 2021

Registration will begin at 9:00 am CDT

 

Location:

Lafreniere Park
3000 Downs Blvd
Metairie, LA 70003
 
AND
 
Virtually Anywhere!

Participate in NAMIWalks Your Way through social media
 

 
#NotAlone #NAMIneworleans

Event Time:

9:00 am - 12:30 pm CDT
 
 
 

Contact Us:

NAMI New Orleans 
1538 Louisiana Ave
New Orleans, LA 70115
 
 
Joseph Bodenmiller
504-896-2345
 
 

 

 

For the second year in a row, NAMIWalks will be a little different — while making a lot of difference. In 2021, it’s still going to be “your way.” Along with our successful virtual option, NAMIWalks Your Way will be hosting an in-person event, in compliance with the local health department COVID-19 guidelines. We continue to prove our resilience and make the event our own.

Our collective mental health needs are at their greatest now. One in three U.S. adults reported experiencing depression or anxiety since the pandemic began. NAMI’s programs and advocacy are needed more than ever, and with your help, we are pleased to present NAMIWalks Your Way on Saturday, September 25, 2021,

What is NAMIWalks Your Way? 

NAMIWalks Your Way will be an in-person event and/or a virtual experience, united with NAMIWalks across the country. NAMIWalks Your Way means putting one foot in front of the other, either actually or virtually. Participants get to use their creativity, with the main rule that we continue to advance towards our goal by leaps and bounds. 

Creativity Rules: What participants are doing on event day

Many participants will meet at ​Lafreniere Park but if unable, they can:

  • Walk 7,000+ steps for a 5K their way
  • Plan a craft day with their kids 
  • Hold a virtual bake-off with their team   
  • Practice self-care with a favorite hobby: yoga, gardening, knitting 
  • Do a 5K on the treadmill or stationary bike 
  • Create a safe and socially distanced stroll in their neighborhood  

Take photos and videos and share your activity on favorite social media with the link to your walk fundraising page and the hashtags #NotAlone and #NAMIneworleans. Together we can make a difference for people affected by mental illness.

The only limit of NAMIWalks Your Way is staying safe, healthy, and inspired. Share your ideas with us!

 
Remember: United, we insist on Mental Health for All

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