Climb Out of the Darkness

Waypoint is partnering with Postpartum Support International to host this free and special community event. We invite you to join us Saturday, September 17th at Piney Wood Park in Durham!

Happy Family

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.


When & Where

  • ​Saturday, September 17 from 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!

Free Activities & Vendors

  • Face-painting

  • Bounce house

  • Yoga for kids and parents

  • Games and crafts

  • Children's book exchange (bring gently used books to trade!)

  • Fun giveaways

For every $5 donation made to Climb Out of the Darkness, you will be entered in a drawing for a  chance to win either a free: 

  • Massage from Bull City Massage

  • Mini photo session with Rosa Ashdown Photography

Interested in joining? Help us get a headcount by letting us know on our Facebook event page!