World Suicide Prevention Day Awareness Walk
Sunday, September 10, 2017
David A Howe Library- Front Lawn
North Main Street
Wellsville, New York 14895
2:00p.m.- Pre-Walk Music, Information Booths, and Registration
3:00p.m.- Welcome and Announcements
4:00p.m.- Lighting of the Candle
4:15p.m.- Post-Walk Music and Conversation, Support and Remembrance
5:00p.m.- Closing Remarks
Can't make the walk, but interested in supporting the Allegany County Suicide Prevention Coalition? Donate Now!
The World Suicide Prevention Day Awareness Walk will begin at the David A Howe Library, North Main Street, Wellsville, New York. Parking is available behind the library, along Main Street, and at the Municipal Parking Lot off from Madison Street.
At 4:00p.m., please join us on the David A Howe Library lawn, in the ceremonial lighting of the Suicide Prevention Day Candle and live music by Stoneclad.
Make a Difference and Help Support the Allegany County Suicide Prevention Coalition by Taking the Pledge! Take the Pledge to raise awareness about suicide risk factors and warning signs and help connect individuals with suicide prevention, intervention and postvention efforts. Monetary donations raised from Take the Pledge Campaign will support Suicide Prevention.
1) Download the Take the Pledge Form
2) Ask friends, family members, co-workers, neighbors and others to pledge a donation in support of your participation in the Allegany County Suicide Prevention Walk
3) Collect funds prior to September 10, 2017, and bring sheet and money to the event
Waiver: This waiver must be checked in order to participate in the World Suicide Prevention Day Awareness Walk.
Release and Waiver of Liability: In consideration for participating in the World Suicide Prevention Day Awareness Walk (“Walk”), I waive, release, and hold harmless Ardent Solutions and its, directors, officers, administrators, representatives, past and present employees, volunteers, agents, and supervisors, and also all participants, all city and state governments, all assigns, all sponsors, their representatives and successors and other persons (collectively, “Releasees”) from any and all claims, liabilities, losses, demands, expenses, attorney fees, or causes of action arising out of an injury to me (or my child), and from any and all claims, liabilities, losses, demands, expense, attorney fees, or causes of action arising from my (or my child's) participation or attendance in the Walk. I assume all risks associated with participating or attending the Walk (including, but not limited to the risk of physical activity, collisions with other participants, falling, and any conditions of road surfaces). I assume complete responsibility for any injury or accident in which I (or my child) are a participant (and any resulting demands, expenses, and attorney fees) which may occur while traveling to or from the Walk, during the Walk, or while I (or my child) are on any premises related to the Walk. I agree to observe and obey all rules and safety procedures that accompany the Walk and to abide by any decision of a Walk official relative to my (or my child’s) ability to safely complete the Walk up to and including refusing participation in the Walk and returning the Walk registration entry. I am fully aware of the risks connected with participating in the Walk, whether specifically listed in this Release or not, and I voluntarily elect to participate in the Walk, or have my child participate in the Walk, knowing that participating involves these risks. I agree that the Releasees are not responsible for any personal items or property lost or stolen or damaged before, during, or after the Walk.
Severability: I agree that if any portion of this Release is deemed to be invalid, the remainder of this Release shall still be binding and in full force and effect.
For Parents/Guardians of a Participant under the age of 18: I attest that I am in fact the parent or legal guardian of the minor participant participating in the Walk. I hereby give my approval to this child's participation and assume all risks to such participation as outlined above in the Release and Waiver of Liability. I attest that if my child, the above-named participant, is under fourteen (14) years of age as of the date of the Walk, he or she will be accompanied by an adult eighteen (18) years of age or older throughout his or her participation in the Walk.
For further information, please email Patty Amidon or phone at 585-593-5223, ext. 1010.