DLC Advocates Bring Back Popular Sunset Cruise for Mental Health to benefit David Lawrence Centers for Behavioral Health

DLC Advocates Bring Back Popular Sunset Cruise for Mental Health to benefit David Lawrence Centers for Behavioral Health

Naples, Fl – David Lawrence Centers for Behavioral Health (DLC), Collier County’s only comprehensive, not-for-profit behavioral health provider serving children, adults and families, announced that the DLC Advocates will host their 9th Annual Sunset Cruise presented by title sponsor Purpose Journey on June 16, 2022 aboard the Naples Princess at 550 Port O Call Way. Boarding begins at 6:00 p.m. with the cruise taking place from 7:00 to 9:00 p.m.

The wildly popular event often sells out, filling with anyone with a passion for supporting mental health awareness and helping others. The two-hour cruise along Naples Bay will feature a fun, festive atmosphere, live music by Sprout, a photobooth and a raffle. Guests will also enjoy hors d’oeuvres, drinks and a priceless encore performance of a beautiful Naples sunset. Guests are encouraged to dress in nautical attire.

The DLC Advocates Sunset Cruise is their signature fundraiser and has been on a two-year hiatus due to the pandemic. Sadly, mental illness, suicide and addiction – issues that were already at an all-time high – are now more prevalent as a result of the lasting psychological impacts of the pandemic, and funds raised from this event are critical now more than ever. All proceeds from DLC Advocates events benefit the mission, operations, and expansion of DLC’s community-based prevention and treatment programs that help the 1-in-5 local children and adults who experience psychological, emotional and substance use challenges.

Tickets are $65 person and include one raffle ticket and one drink ticket. Guests who bring in a donation of art therapy supplies, will receive an additional five raffle tickets. For sponsorship information or to register, visit DLCAdvocates.org or contact DLC at (239) 354-1445 or DonorCare@dlcmhc.com

Sponsors to date include BKS Partners and Barron Collier Company.

About the DLC Advocates

The DLC Advocates is a group of advocates for mental health and substance use awareness dedicated to networking for a cause and supporting the mission of DLC. Their primary goal is to spread awareness for all families in Southwest Florida and continue to improve the lives of over 50,000 individuals every year through the Center’s prevention, intervention, and treatment services. They host quarterly educational, social, wellness and fundraising events and support DLC signature events.

About David Lawrence Centers for Behavioral Health 

Southwest Florida nonprofit David Lawrence Centers for Behavioral Health (DLC) is a national leader providing compassionate, advanced, and exceptional mental health, substance use, and integrated healthcare solutions, available for children, adolescents and adults. DLC’s innovative treatment includes inpatient, outpatient, residential, and community-based services – a comprehensive system of care funded by community and government support. Each year, DLC serves more than 9,000 people through over 300,000 treatment sessions. To learn more, please call 239-455-8500 or visit www.DLCenters.org.

May 23, 2022 | Press Releases

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