July is ...
National Minority Mental Health
DID YOU KNOW?...
Youth attempted suicide rates in New Jersey rose to 5.9%
as of 2019, and is highest among Black youth at 11.3%
Black adults below the poverty line are 2x more likely
to report serious psychological distress than others
Nearly 65% of Black youth report traumatic racial
experiences, contributing to higher rates of
PTSD, depression, and anxiety
Unfortunately, 2 out of 3 Black adults with mental illness
do not receive treatment
Power Walk proceeds benefit ETV's health and wellness initiatives!
Power Walk Check-In & Same Day Registration Available
starting at 8am Saturday, July 15th
Official Walk Starts @ 9:30 AM
Starting line at the Clipper Pavilion in South Mountain Reservation
1 Cherry Lane, West Orange, NJ
Join us on a scenic 1.8 mile walk (~40 min.) around the Orange Reservoir Loop (or 2 loops for those who want an extra cardio boost)!
Find & Support Your Power Walker or Power Walk Team
Power Walk Schedule
This is a registered event, walk wristbands are required to participate in the activities. Same Day registration is available.
Mental Health First Aid Workshop: Identifying the signs & symptoms of emotional distress and what to do
Yoga Session with Yasmin Obie
Welcome & Opening Remarks
Warm Up with Coach Vaughn
Walkers to the Start Line
Official Walk Begins
Coping Skills Workshop
|10:15 AM & 10:45 AM||
Yoga Session with Yasmin Obie (2 options avaliable)
Line Dancing with Tiajah's Dance Mission
Refreshments, Wrap-up Remarks & Raffle Drawings
Refreshments available for all registered attendees and volunteers