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Purple Wave Festival: Strengthening Families and Communities

  • 50th Street Northeast Washington, DC, 20019 United States (map)

The Purple Wave Festival celebrates national Recovery Month to increase awareness of mental and substance use disorders and celebrate the people who recover.

New this year is a Let Help In Concert featuring Go-Go legend EU FT Sugar Bear, R&B songstress Elle Varner and other artists emceed by activist and author Tony Lewis Jr.  A community panel discussion about “Black Men and Mental Health: Dispelling the Stigma” will address stereotypes and myths that may keep people from getting the help they need and promote services available through DBH.

Earlier Event: September 15
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