Saskatoon and Region

August 25, 2013 12:00 am - 12:00 pm

Mental Health Fun Run

Saskatoon Health Region’s Mental Health and Addiction Services is proud to be organizing our second annual MHAS Fun Run. The event will promote the benefits of being active, setting training goals and eating healthy as well as raise awareness of mental health and addictions.  This is for everyone - people living with a mental condition health, family and friends, individuals who work with individuals with a mental condition and more 

Distances range in length from two kilometers to a half marathon; all fitness levels are welcome!

  • Sunday August 25th, 2013,
  • Half-marathon starts at 8:30am
  • All other distances start at 9:00am
  • beginning and ending at Diefenbaker Park and heading north along the river.  

There are opportunities for everyone – from volunteering to participating.  Volunteers are welcome to assist with the event planning as well as on the day of the walk/run event.

We would like to welcome community organizations who work with clients with Mental Health and Addictions Issues to consider setting up a promotional booth on site, on the day of the event.

For more information and Registration forms, please check us out at www.mhasfunrun.ca.  If you have any questions, ideas, or would like to volunteer, please contact either of us at:   eileen.zaba@saskatoonhealthregion.ca, phone 655-0899, or   dawn.mueller@saskatoonhealthregion.ca, phone 655-0887. We can also be contacted if you, or someone you know, are interested in donating funds or merchandise.

We invite you to challenge yourselves and each other to “Step up and Walk the Talk” – come volunteer, come run!