Ladies Ancient Order of Hibernians - Div. 6, Greenpoint, Brooklyn, NY is proud to sponsor "Walk a Mile In Their Shoes" a fundraising mile walk in aid of Pieta House.
WALK INFO: McCarren Park, Greenpoint, Brooklyn
SUNDAY September 10th, 2016
9am-10am: Registration & T-Shirt pick-up.
10am: Welcoming remarks from Pieta House and LAOH Div 6.
10:15-10:30am Walk will start. Walk is 1- 1 1/2 miles inside McCarren Park, Greenpoint.
Walk should be finished by 12noon-1pm.
McCarren Park, Greenpoint, Brooklyn; entrance on Lorimer Street between Driggs Ave. and either Bedford Ave or Nassau Ave. [Bedford and Nassau Ave. crissXcross each other at the park entrance.
Look for Irish & American Flags.
For GPS purpose park entrance is across from 880 Lorimer St., Brooklyn, NY 11222.
NYC Transit, Subway - G train to Nassau Ave stop, Greenpoint Brooklyn; go out the Nassau Ave exit and you are one block from Park entrance.
Bus is B62 to Bedford Ave. and Lorimer St. Greenpoint Brooklyn, NY 11222
Bus B48 to Lorimer St. and Bedford Ave, Greenpoint Brooklyn, NY 11222
Parking - Street parking.
What is Pieta House? Pieta House Is a Center for Suicide and Self-Harm Prevention and Awareness, known throughout the world. The first international Pieta House is located in Long Island City, Queens, NY. Pieta House offers counseling services that are open to anyone that wants to talk or needs emotional assistance at NO cost. The success of Pieta House in Ireland is due to bringing awareness to suicide and self-harm and promotion of its service through talks provided by founder Joan Freeman, the Pieta House team and the "Darkness Into Light" events held throughout the world to provide financial support. These crucial services are now being offered in New York through Pieta House US by bringing awareness and prevention to the subject of suicide and self-harm.
Pieta House provides a place one can go to talk and receive counseling sessions at NO charge.
NEED HELP OR JUST WANT TO TALK CALL 718-482-0001