If you want to talk... we're here to listen.

Strides Against Suicide

Desert View Family Counseling will hold its 5th Annual STRIDES AGAINST SUICIDE 5K Walk/Run at Berg Park in Farmington, NM on June 26th, 2021.

Activities 5K, Kids fun mile, local provider booths, speakers, balloon release for our loved ones, silent auctions, music and fun surprises! Proceeds go to Desert View Family Counseling. 

Registration BELOW!

About this event

We are working to break the stigma around suicide and help the community find their people in the community. We want you to connect with others! We can stop suicide if we come together, check in on one another and get help when we need it!

2021 Event schedule

  • 6:30am- Packet pick-up
  • 7:30am- Speakers
  • 7:45am- Race Line-up
  • 8:00am- 5K Begins! (Child fun mile will also begin)
  • 10:45 am- Winners will be announced/ Award Medals/ Boulevard Knights Car Club presents donation to Desert View 
  • 11:00 Silent Auction/Festival/Music/Vendors
  • 11:15pm- Butterfly Release
  • 11:30pm- Closing Speaker/Thank You

If you are not walking or running and you would just like like to make a donation- go back to our homepage and click on the PayPal icon!

To participate in our 5K (walk or run) and receive a t-shirt and be timed for 1st, 2nd or 3rd place- there are several registration options for child, adolescent and adult (with or without t-shirt)



**Families are allowed to participate without a paid registration- however they still must register the day of the walk and sign a waiver a liability.

We hope to see you, your family, your fur babies- join us for this important even to give a voice to those who no longer have a voice against mental health- there is always hope and there are always solutions!