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Run for Your Life 5K

September 18, 2021

Run for Your Life 2021

September 1-30, 2021 Please join Odyssey House in commemorating Recovery Month at the 16th Annual Run for Your Life Virtual 5K Run/Walk. This event raises awareness of, and funds for, the recovery movement. With our Virtual Run/Walk, you can run anywhere, anytime in September. We’ll even mail you a finisher medal and t-shirt. Registration is […]

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Mother’s Day 2021

It’s a one-of-a-kind fundraising opportunity with a twist. Instead of attending yet another event, you can support our mission without leaving your house. And, since we aren’t paying for a venue or catering, 100% of your donations will go directly to stabilize the families in our program. Check out our video to see mothers in […]

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Run for Your Life Virtual 5K 2020

SEPTEMBER 2020 Please join Odyssey House in commemorating Recovery Month at the 15th Annual Run for Your Life Virtual 5K Run/Walk. This event raises awareness of, and funds for, the recovery movement. With our Virtual Run/Walk, you can run anywhere, anytime in September. We’ll even mail you a finisher medal and t-shirt. Registration is $25. […]

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NYC Marathon 2019

On Sunday, November 3rd, our running team will take on the ultimate challenge – the grueling 26.2-mile 2019 TCS NYC Marathon. Join us to hand out water to the runners and cheer them on at the Mile 19 Water Station (1st Ave & 116th St.). We have 50 runners – including clients, staff, alumni, and […]

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If I Had One Wish

Collected artworks by members of the Odyssey House Art Project Please join us for an opening reception Wednesday, October 30 4-7 pm Haven Art Gallery 239 E. 121st Street New York, NY 10035 Click here to RSVP!

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Only 2 weeks left for our Run for Your Life Virtual 5K!

Today marks the halfway point of our Run for Your Life Virtual 5K! There's still time to sign up to run/walk any course you choose, any day in September. Alexis, a recent Odyssey House graduate, and Jackie, a client, forged a friendship built on a foundation of...

Wellness Wednesday Tip: Planning Tips for Your Virtual Race Route

Just like planning a training run, walk or ride, there are many ways to lay out a virtual race. Here are four options for route planning. This might come in handy for your virtual Run For Your Life 2021! Strava Routes: Using this Strava feature, you can find routes...

Run for Your Life is going virtual!

Thank you for being a part of the Odyssey House community. After careful consideration, we have decided to convert the Run for Your Life 5K, originally scheduled for September 18th, to a virtual event. In this short video, Odyssey House Board Chairman Rick O'Connor...

Drug Abuse Need Not Be a Death Sentence

In today's New York Times, Dr. Peter Provet, Odyssey House President & CEO, responds to a recent article about tackling the opioid epidemic.  To the Editor: Re “New Hope for an Epidemic,” by Jeneen Interlandi (Opinion essay, Aug. 9): The impact of aggressively...

Meet Andre Matthews, our Run for Your Life team coach

Meet Andre Matthews, Odyssey House's Deputy Director of Recreational Services. Andre is our long-time Run for Your Life coach, but do you know how it all began? Watch Part 1 of Andre's story to learn: Click here to watch Part 2 of Andre's story to see the warmth and...

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