2021 CF Lime Ridge RUNNING FOR RACHAEL on SUNDAY, SEPT 26TH
Let's walk or run for city-wide suicide prevention in Hamilton.
Running for Rachael is brought to you by the Suicide Prevention Community Council of Hamilton and is a community 5K Run/Walk taking place on September 26th, 2021.
Running for Rachael (RFR) plays a vital role in supporting the city-wide work of suicide prevention in Hamilton by bringing the community together to promote hope, help and healing through crisis support information, training, education and support groups.
Hope - LivingWorks Start is an online suicide prevention training program that will teach you how to recognize when someone is having thoughts of suicide and take meaningful action to keep them safe.
Help - Be Safe is a free mobile app that offers information and links to mental health, addiction and suicide prevention resources in Hamilton. Download the app on the App Store or Google play.
Healing - Support groups for those who are bereaved by loss due to suicide.
What is a virtual walk/run?
Sign up to participate from anywhere and anytime on September 26, 2021. Choose to walk/run with your household, or your team (while maintaining local social distancing rules and public health protocols).
There is no cost to register. We encourage fundraising and any donations of $10.00 or more will receive an income tax receipt immediately.
Create a virtual team with your friends and family or register as an individual and plan to walk/run in your own neighbourhood or make a donation.
Help us Spread the Word - CHECK OUT OUR RUNNING FOR RACHAEL TOOLKIT
When a Community Comes Together, Lives are Transformed
Our partnership with CF Lime Ridge is an important step in helping to engage the community. With Running for Rachael, everyone is part of the team. We celebrate and encourage one another to walk or run to help others.
Show us your stuff!
Share your photos on social media by tagging @RunningforRachael2021 and be sure to send messages of hope #RunningforRachael2021.
Running For Rachael's Mission
This is Rachael. She is the motivator behind everything we do. She lives on through our commitment to bring meaning to her 18 years, by fulfilling her desire to help those who struggle like she did.
We are doing this by raising funds and awareness around suicide prevention.
Funds generated will support suicide prevention work in our communities that promote hope, help and healing.
Thank you for your contribution to reduce suicide in our communities and helping start important conversations.
Together, we can make a difference!
The Suicide Prevention Community Council of Hamilton is a registered charity #83552155ORR0001