Climb Out of the Darkness

Waypoint partnered with Postpartum Support International to host a free and special community event. We invite you to join us next time to raise awareness and funds for perinatal mental health!

Waypoint Counseling & Maternal Wellness is hosting Climb Out of the Darkness, the world's largest event operated by Postpartum Support International, raising funds and awareness for the mental health of new families. The Climb is a community event and fundraiser for survivors, providers, and members of the community.

​Saturday, September 17th
9:30 to 11:30 AM

Piney Wood Park at 400 E Woodcroft Pkwy, Durham, NC 27713

Perinatal mood and anxiety disorders are the most common complication of pregnancy and childbirth. We share stories of hope and celebrate recovery as we gather together to raise awareness to symbolize our "Climb" Out of the Darkness. - All are welcome!


Activity schedule:

  • 9:00-9:45   Burn Bootcamp South Durham pop-up camp 

  • 9:45   Welcome from Kelly Smedley

  • 9:30-11:30   Vendor fair, face painting, bounce house, children's book exchange and crafts!

  • 10:00-10:30   Yoga for kids and parents with Jeanie

  • 11:15   Raffle drawings 1 chance per $5 donated (online, cash, check, or card accepted) 

Raffle prizes of the day:

  • 60 minute Massage from Bull City Massage

  • Family photo mini session with Rosa Ashdown Photography

  • Durham Bulls baseball game tickets

  • Carolina Theatre movie date night package

  • Gift card to Parker & Otis

  • DPAC VIP package

  • $100 Target gift card

  • Durham Co-Op Mindfulness basket

A special thanks to our participating vendors:

  • Rosa Ashdown Photography

  • Adam Dickinson Realty

  • Burn Bootcamp South Durham

  • The Perinatal Pelvis

  • Beautiful Beginnings Doula Services

  • Bull City Massage

  • Beyond Birth Lactation Services

  • Anchor Perinatal Wellness

  • Your Nutrition Journey

  • LuLaRoe with Rachel Sevier

  • Welcome Baby

  • Clean Juice