Health Events and National Campaigns Calender

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You can use these campaigns to raise occupational health awareness, promote health screening events and improve corporate wellness.

Events for the Year 2017

May

01/05/2017 – 31/05/2017 Action On Stroke Month
01/05/2017 – 31/05/2017 National Walking Month
01/05/2017 – 31/05/2017 Hughes Syndrome Awareness Month
01/05/2017 – 06/05/2017 National Thrombosis Week
03/05/2017 World Asthma Day
05/05/2017 International Day Of The Midwife
05/05/2017 Save Lives: Clean Hands
07/05/2017 – 13/05/2017 ME Awareness Week
08/05/2017 World Ovarian Cancer Day
08/05/2017 – 14/05/2017 Dying Matters Week
08/05/2017 – 14/05/2017 Sun Awareness Week
08/05/2017 – 14/05/2017 Arthritis Care  Awareness Week
08/05/2017 – 14/05/2017 National Coeliac Awareness Week
08/05/2017 – 14/05/2017 Mental Health Awareness Week
10/05/2017 World Lupus Day
12/05/2017 International Fibromyalgia Day
12/05/2017 International Nurses’ Day
14/05/2017 – 20/05/2017 National Epilepsy Awareness Week
15/05/2017 – 15/06/2017 National Smile Month
15/05/2017 – 21/05/2017 Deaf Awareness Week
15/05/2017 – 21/05/2017  Dementia Awareness Week
17/05/2017 World Hypertension Day
19/05/2017 Spinal Cord Injury Awareness Day
31/05/2017 World No Tobacco Day

June

01/06/2017 – 30/06/2017 Motor Neurone Disease (MND) Awareness Month
01/06/2017 – 30/06/2017 SANDS (Stillbirth and Neonatal Death Society) Awareness Month
01/06/2017 – 07/06/2017 Volunteers’ Week
05/06/2017 – 11/06/2017 Heart Rhythm Week
06/06/2016 – 12/06/2016 National Food Safety Week
08/06/2017 International Tampon Alert Day
10/06/2017 – 18/06/2017 National Bike Week
11/06/2017 – 17/06/2017 Diabetes Week
12/06/2017 – 18/06/2017 National Glaucoma Awareness Week
12/06/2017 – 18/06/2017 Breathe Easy Week
12/06/2017 – 18/06/2017 Cervical Screening Awareness Week
12/06/2017 – 18/06/2017 National Men’s Health Week
14/06/2017 World Blood Donor Day
15/06/17 National Bug Busting Day
17/06/2017 – 18/06/2017 Carers Week
18/06/2017 The Big Lunch
19/06/2017 World Sickle Cell Day
19/06/2017 – 25/06/2017 Learning Disability Week

July

01/07/2017- 31/07/2017 Ethnic Minority Cancer Awareness Month
03/07/2017- 09/07/2017    Awareness Events Health Information Week
03/07/2017- 09/07/2017  Sarcoma Cancer Awareness Week
24/07/2017  24/7 Samaritans Awareness Day
28/07/2017  World Hepatitis Day

August

01/08/2017- 07/08/2017 WABA World Breastfeeding Week

September

01/09/2017 – 30/09/2017 Childhood Cancer Awareness Month
01/09/2017 – 30/09/2017 Sickle Cell Awareness Month
01/09/2017 – 30/09/2017 Vascular Disease Awareness Month
03/09/2017 – 09/09/2017 Migraine Awareness Week
05/09/2017 – 11/09/2017 National Transplant Week
10/09/2017 World Suicide Prevention Day
12/09/2017 – 18/09/2017 Lymphatic Cancer Awareness Week
11/09/2017 – 17/09/2017 Sexual Health Week
15/09/2017 World Lymphoma Day
18/09/2017 – 24/09/2017 Know Your Numbers!
18/09/2017 – 22/09/2017 European Head and Neck Cancer Awareness Week
18/09/2017 – 24/09/2017 National Eye Health Week
18/09/2017 – 24/09/2017 Balance Awareness Week
19/09/2017 – 24/09/2017 Meningitis Awareness Week
21/09/2017  World Alzheimer’s Day
23/09/2017 Jeans For Genes Day
26/09/2017 World Contraception Day
29/09/2017 World Heart Day
29/09/2017 World’s Biggest Coffee Morning 

October

01/10/2017 – 31/10/2017 Breast Cancer Awareness Month 
01/10/2017 – 31/10/2017 International Walk to School Month 
01/10/2017 – 31/10/2017 National Cholesterol Month