The annual Darkness Into Light event takes place this Saturday May 11th.
Every year thousands of people come out in force to support Pieta House and suicide prevention.
Dublin Bus is kindly providing a free shuttle bus for those taking part in the Phoenix Park event.
We’re providing a free shuttle service for everyone taking part in @PietaHouse @DILDublin Phoenix Park event on Saturday 11 May from 2am #DIL2019 #DarknessIntoLight #ThePowerOfHope pic.twitter.com/cOqVbxcBo0
— Dublin Bus (@dublinbusnews) May 8, 2019
Darkness Into Light
2019 marks the tenth year of the fundraising event.
The inaugural event saw 400 people take part but that number has grown significantly over the years.
In 2018 200,000 people took part in 150 locations around the world.
Pieta House have been able to keep their facilities open because of the fundraising from this event.
It's also enabled them to run a 24/7 crisis helpline free of charge
The walk takes place at 4:15am on Saturday May 11th across various location.
More information can be found here.
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Darkness Into Light aims to prevent suicide, self-harm, and stigma. It provides those with personal experience the chance to share their story. Although Those who register after this date will still receive their t-shirts but we can not guarantee that they will arrive on time for the event. So Register now to walk with us in one of 202 venues globally on 11 May www.darknessintolight.ie. Also Proudly supported by @electricireland #Thepowerofhope #DIL2019 💛 . #pietahousedarknessintolight #darknessintolight #hope #love #support #suicideawareness #suicideprevention #selfharmawareness #selfharmprevention #mentalhealthawareness #mentalhealth #pietahouse #friends #movement Similarly