Mayor's Wellness Challenge
MAYOR'S COMMUNITY WELLNESS EVENTS
A free community activity every month of the year!
The 2018 Mayor's Wellness Challenge will focus on increasing
community awareness and conversation about mental health. Join us at one of
our free monthly events highlighting this important topic.
Wellness Walk on Little Mountain
Saturday, April 14, 10:00am
Meet at top of the Mountain
Mount Vernon Parks Foundation Vice President Peter Wheeler will lead a family friendly, 3-mile walk on the trails at Little Mountain Park. This is a great introduction to the expansive trail system and Peter will share some easy ways to get out walking as well as maps and apps to use for Little Mountain. Come experience for yourself how a walk in the forest can sooth the mind and boost mental wellness.
Mental Health America (MHA) - founded in 1909 - is the nation's leading community-based nonprofit dedicated to addressing the needs of those living with mental illness and to promoting the overall mental health of all Americans. Our work is driven by our commitment to promote mental health as a critical part of overall wellness, including prevention services for all; early identification and intervention for those at risk; integrated care, services and supports for those who need it; with recovery as the goal.
910 Cleveland Avenue
Hours: 8am-5pm, Monday-Friday