Star Vista & San Mateo PAL

Registration is OPEN for Mental Health Matters 2023: A community wellness fair and 5k run/walk event!
Join StarVista and San Mateo PAL on Sunday, May 21, from 9:00 am to 1:00 pm at Seal Point Park.

Join us as we take steps to strengthen the mental health and well-being of San Mateo County!
Mental Health Matters is a large community event that brings together all walks of life for a day filled with fun, learning, and wellness. Activities are aimed at supporting mental wellness while also providing education around mental health services in San Mateo County. This event is also a space for individuals to strengthen connections with each other and meet fellow mental health advocates in the community.

9am - 1:00pm

Wellness Fair

The wellness fair portion of Mental Health Matters 2023 gives attendees a chance to explore, learn, and practice mental health and wellness.
The wellness fair will take place from 9:00 am – 1:00 pm and feature a wide variety of activities for all ages and abilities.
Registration is complimentary and includes access to all self-care activities, yoga sessions, the community partners booth fair, snacks, and a free swag item!

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Registration Types

Adult Run/Walk Participant - $40

VIP Adult Run/Walk Participant  - $100

Youth or Student Run/Walk Participant - $20

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Begins 9:30am

5K Run/Walk

The 5K Run/Walk portion of Mental Health Matters 2023 will take place along Seal Point Park.
Check in for the 5K begins at 9:00 am with a start time of 9:30 am.
Register as an Adult or youth/student and receive a finisher’s pin, event t-shirt, access to water stations, bib, and snacks. Your 5K ticket includes admission to all of the Wellness Fair activities.

⭐ VIP Adult registration is open! Create an impact in the mental health and wellness of your community by registering as a VIP participant. VIPs receive all the same benefits as a regular adult participant, along with an upgraded swag bag and entry in VIP drawing prizes. This ticket type includes your tax-deductibe gift to the orgranization(s) of your choice.

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Sponsor A Runner/Walker

Sponsor a member of the StarVista or San Mateo PAL community to participate in 5K run/walk. Participant will receive same benefits as a run/walk participant: a finisher’s pin, event t-shirt, bib, snacks, water stations, and wellness fair admission. This is a tax-deductible gift.

Become A Sponsor

This brand-new annual campaign puts our services for people experiencing a mental health crisis front-and-center as we celebrate and promote Mental Health Awareness Month. By becoming a Sponsor, your company is recognized for demonstrating impact and fulfilling a commitment to improving mental health and resilience and achieving equity so everyone has the opportunity to thrive.

Intersted in becoming a Sponsor? Contact Lisa Tartaglia, Development Director, at


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