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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.

18,562 people walking in solidarity

$1,873,205 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

Naomi

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

Paula

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

Michele

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

Katie

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

Stevie A tribute for Mitchell Brown

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. It’s not weak to speak.

khodi joy

I’m walking in solidarity this October for Australians affected by mental illness and suicide. You are not alone. we will walk however long is needed just remember you are not alone if you need help speak up

Terence

I’m walking in solidarity this October for Australians affected by mental illness and suicide. We are all here together. Let's support each other.

Vaughn A tribute for Sarah Elizabeth Jenkins

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