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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.

18,561 people walking in solidarity

$1,871,901 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

Kim

I’m walking in solidarity this October for Australians affected by mental illness and suicide. You are not alone.I'm doing this for a beautiful family that means the world to me.

Helen

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

Pauline A tribute for Everyone who suffers in silence

I’m walking in memory of someone I love this October to support Australians affected by mental illness and suicide. You will never be forgotten.

Kylie A tribute for My father in law

I’m walking in memory of someone I love this October to support Australians affected by mental illness and suicide. You will never be forgotten 28/03/2020

Roger

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

Michele A tribute for My sister Nikki 🌻

I’m running in memory of someone I love this October to support Australians affected by mental illness and suicide. You will never be forgotten.

William

I’m walking in solidarity this October for Australians affected by mental illness and suicide. You are not alone. It Ain’t Weak To Speak

Leeanne

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