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ONE FOOT FORWARD 2022

the walk for mental health

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October is Mental Health Month

Join us to walk, run or roll 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/Run/Roll

However you can take action and log your kms throughout October for Mental Health Month.

Walking Together. Standing Together. Stronger Together.

In 2021 the One Foot Forward community achieved big things.

42,897 people walked in solidarity

$11,410,592 was 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.

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Solidarity Wall

Roger

I’m walking in solidarity this October for my beautiful 17 yr old daughter with significant mental challenges and who I love dearly.

Kim

I’m walking in solidarity this October for Australians affected by mental illness and suicide. Also for my very strong, resilient , amazing daughter & future son in law who struggle and deal with this ever day in one way or another , your both have amazing strength and support each other everyday, along side your beloved dog "bittermen" who also has been your support . Love you all so much 💙You are not alone.

Skye

I’m walking in solidarity this October for Australians affected by mental illness and suicide. You are not alone. My inbox is always open <3

Kylie

Never Give up

Marie

I’m walking in solidarity this October for those affected by mental illness and suicide. Each km I reach is for you. Each step I take is to show the journey I am prepared to make on your behalf. You are my motivation.

Kiara

I’m walking in solidarity this October for friends & family affected by mental illness. You are not alone.

Laney

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

Sarah

I am someone who is affected by mental illness everyday and also have family that has been affected by it, it is something that is very close to my heart. I am walking in solidarity for everyone affected by mental illness