We hit our fundraising goal!
June 15, 2017
BENEFITING: POSTPARTUM SUPPORT INTERNATIONAL
EVENT: Climb out of the Darkness
EVENT DATE: Jun 17, 2017
Climb Out of the Darkness Alabama- Huntsville- Huntsville Postpartum Support Network will be held on Saturday June 17th at 8:30am at the Madison County Nature Trail at Green Mountain. We are exicted that we have the pavillion reserved this year for a potluck breakfast, followed by a family friendly hike around the lake. The most exciting change to this year's Climb, is that 75% of the funds raised by our team, will return to our local Support Group to be used to further end the stimga of PMAD's in the Tennessee Valley. We are looking forward to an awesome event this year!
Climb Out of the Darkness® is the world’s largest event raising awareness of maternal mental illnesses like postpartum depression, postpartum anxiety & OCD, postpartum PTSD, postpartum psychosis, bipolar/peripartum onset, and pregnancy depression and anxiety.
Climb Out of the Darkness® is held on or near the longest day of the year annually to help shine the most light on perinatal mood and anxiety disorders. The event features mothers and others across the globe joining together to climb mountains and hike trails to represent their symbolic rise out of the darkness of maternal mental illness and into the light of hope and recovery.
We can’t wait for Climb Out of the Darkness 2017, to be held on June 24th (*June 17th in Huntsville*). Mark your calendars! Help us shine the light of hope with our words and our advocacy efforts so that our fellow mothers will receive better information and better treatment, and their new families will get off to the healthy and strong start they deserve. If you have questions or would like to lead or join a Climb or become a Climb sponsor, email us at .....