RUN AGAINST DEPRESSION AND SUICIDE
we are organizing “Run Against Depression and Suicide” event, which will be held in Fouad Shehab Stadium on 7th October 2018 starting at 8:30 am, under the patronage of Jounieh Municipality and the supervision of the National Association of Athletes.
The cause of the upcoming event is to protect our society from Suicide due to the untreated Depression, as the Stigma is the main barrier forbidding the depressed individuals from seeking professional help.
We have in Lebanon one case of suicide every two days and a half between 15 and 29 years old,according to the national mental health association statistics.
Participants of this event will be from all age ranges gand categories