JAPAN WIDE TELL TALKIE WALKIE EVENTS FOR 2019


The Tokyo Talkie Walkie

Meeting point: Omotesando Station exit B4, in front of Mizuho Bank
Date and time: Tuesday, September 10th, 7 p.m.
Walk leader: Selena
Details: Suicide prevention awareness walk and candlelight vigil. We’ll walk up Omotesando to Yoyogi Park, then do the candlelight vigil.
Email outreach@telljp.com to join this walk


The Kyoto Talkie Walkie

Meeting point: NHK Kyoto
Date and time: Saturday, September 7th, 4 p.m.
Walk leader: Kimika
Details: Suicide prevention awareness walk and candlelight vigil. We’ll walk up NHK Kyoto to Sanjo Bridge, then do the candlelight vigil.
Email kansai@telljp.com to sign up, or just show up!
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The Osaka Talkie Walkie

Meeting point: Starbucks Yotsubashi
Date and time: Sunday, September 8th, 1 p.m.
Walk leaders: Haley and Min
Details: Rain or shine, please meet us at Starbucks Yotsubashi (near Yotsubashi Subway Station) at 1 pm on Sunday, September 8th to walk through Osaka and share information about suicide prevention. Participants will receive a Talkie Walkie tote bag, and we ask that you gather signatures as you make connections and start conversations along your walk. (If you do not feel comfortable approaching people on the street, it is ok to just walk with us!) Everyone is very, very welcome – all ages, all backgrounds, all languages, please join us!

Sign up by contacting us below, or just show up on the day!
For more information, please contact Haley at hswaggener@gmail.com or Min at kansai@telljp.com


The Kobe Talkie Walkie

Meeting point: Sannomiya Station, West exit
Time: Sunday, September 8th, 10 a.m.
Walk leader: Samia
Details: Rain or shine, please meet us at Kobe Sannomiya Station, West Exit (opposite McDonald’s in the station) at 10 am on Sunday, September 8th to walk through Kobe and share information about suicide prevention. Participants will receive a Talkie Walkie tote bag, and we ask that you gather signatures as you make connections and start conversations along your walk. (If you do not feel comfortable approaching people on the street, it is ok to just walk with us!) Everyone is very, very welcome – all ages, all backgrounds, all languages, please join us!

Sign up by contacting us below, or just show up on the day!
For more information, please contact Kane at k.linton@smis-mail.org or Samia at samiahkhan@outlook.com

Kobe Start Point


The Nagoya Talkie Walkie

Meeting point: Osu Shopping Area Manekineko
Time: Sunday, September 8th, 1 p.m.
Walk leaders: David and Andrea
Details: Rain or shine, please come along to the Osu Shopping Area at 1 pm on Sunday, September 8th to walk through Osu and Sakae and share information about suicide prevention. Participants will receive a Talkie Walkie tote bag, that we ask you to gather signatures on as you make connections and start conversations along your walk. (If you do not feel comfortable approaching people on the street, it is ok to just walk with us!) At the end of the walk, we will meet at a local cafe for cold drinks and some snacks. Everyone is very, very welcome – please join us!

For TELL’s second annual Suicide Prevention Walk in Nagoya we are pleased to be collaborating with the following groups:
‘GLocal Concierge: Medical Interpreting Service for Limited Japanese Proficiency Residents’
‘DIVE.tv Nagoya’
‘Creating Connections: Support for Diverse Japan’

Email:
For more information, please contact David Pomatti (pomatti@hotmail.com) or Andrea Carlson (andreakunito@gmail.com)


Tohoku Mental Health Run

Meeting point: Tsutsujigaoka Park, Sendai
Date and time: September 7th, 2019, 1-4 pm
Event leaders: Nadine and Heidi
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