Sport was to the fore as Darkness Into Light 2019 was launched in Dublin yesterday.
A mural on Dublin’s Camden Row enables people to write up personal messages in the same manner as walls in Berlin, Prague and even Windmill Lane.
Dublin Footballer Shane Carthy has been open about his own struggles with mental health and he was joined at the launch yesterday by Leinster and Ireland Rugby player Jack McGrath whose brother took his own life.
Sports clubs up and down the country and around the world will have their own groups taking part in the hundreds of walks that will take place this year on the weekend of May 11th and 12th.
Electric Ireland’s sponsorship of the campaign, backing founder Pieta House won the European Sponsorship of the Year Award in 2018 and is one that has had a real and appreciable impact on our society.
Join us this year and register to take part at one of over 200 venues right here. We will be taking part on Bray seafront and looking forward to it.