Karwan-e-Hayat organized a mental health awareness run with the theme ‘No Health Without Mental Health.’
The focus of the run was to raise awareness about mental health issues and to let people know about Karwan-e-Hayat ‘s services in the field of mental health. For the past three decades, Karwan-e-Hayat a non-profit welfare organization, has been providing treatment and rehabilitation services to poor and underprivileged mentally ill patients in Pakistan. Its services include consultation, hospitalization, medicines and rehabilitation of the patients.
The event was carried out in collaboration with sports groups ‘Born 2 Run Karachi’, ‘Speed Stars Track’ and ‘Field Club’. The awareness run took place at Seaview Karachi from Burger King till Village restaurant and back.
Fitness and Lifestyle coach Mantahaa Maqsood and actor Syed Shahroz Sabzwari were chief guests of the event and awarded trophies and medals to top 5 runners.
“It is important to highlight that there is no health without mental health.” said Dr. Omar Farooq Khan Head of Communications and Marketing, representing Karwan-e-Hayat at the mental health awareness run.