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ONE FOOT FORWARD

the walk for mental health

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October is Mental Health Month

Join us to walk in solidarity for the 1 in 5 people in Australia who experience symptoms of mental illness every year.

Together, we can show them they are not alone.

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How It Works

1. Sign Up

Sign up and join thousands of Australians walking in solidarity during Mental Health Month.

2. Share

Share your page to tell everyone you're walking in solidarity for those living with mental illness.

3. Walk

Start walking and log your kms throughout October for Mental Health Month.

Walking Together. Standing Together. Stronger Together.

18,714 people walking in solidarity

$1,902,466 raised for mental health

Mental Health stats in Australia

1 in 5

people experience symptoms of mental illness each year

8

people in Australia die from suicide every day

60%

of people living with mental illness will not seek help

Let's show people with mental illness that we're in this together. Funds raised will help Black Dog Institute put ground-breaking new mental health tools that work into the hands of people who need them.

Sign up for One Foot Forward and let's make a difference.

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Solidarity Wall

Tanya

I’m walking in solidarity this October for Australians, Friends, Myself, and Loved ones affected by, living with or that have experienced mental illness. To the loved ones lost, may you forever Rest In Peace 💚

Angela

I’m walking in solidarity this October for Australians affected by mental illness and those close to them. You are not alone

Britnee

I’m walking in solidarity this October for Australians affected by mental illness and suicide. You are not alone. “What mental health needs is more sunlight, more candor, more unashamed conversation about illnesses that affect not only individuals, but their families as well” - Glenn Close I couldn’t have save it better myself. Mental health matters. Xo

Vicki

I’m walking in solidarity this October for Australians affected by mental illness and suicide. You are not alone.

Lynne

I’m walking in solidarity this October for Australians affected by mental illness and suicide. You are not alone. This illness comes in many forms and affects many people, let's walk together, raise funds and awareness.

Helen

I’m walking in solidarity this October for Australians affected by mental illness and suicide. You are not alone.

Tara

I’m walking in solidarity this October for Australians affected by mental illness and suicide. You are not alone. I am raising awareness for those who have lost the battle and those who continue to fight. No one should ever feel alone! Sending love and light to all those who feel they're in the dark right now 🙏

Judy A tribute for All of us

I'm walking for my twin this October, my Aunt Beryl, and all people who suffer any form of mental illness, as it affects us all.