Disability awareness dates

We list disability and health awareness days to help our Members to plan information and events for employees and customers. While we make every effort to verify these dates we strongly recommend that you check all sources before publishing details.

We also welcome suggestions for other awareness days, please contact us if you have any suggestions.  


2018

 

May

 

   Stroke Awareness Month
8 to 14                                                             Action for Brain Injury (ABI) Week
10 World Lupus Day
14 to 20   Deaf Awareness Week
  Mental Health Week
28 International Day of Women's Health
30 World MS Day 
   
June  
  Motor Neurone Disease Awareness Month
  National Aphasia Awareness Month
4 to 10 Heart Rhythm Week
11 to 17 Men's Health Week
18 to 24 Breathe Easy Week
  Learning Disability Week
   
July  
  National Cleft & Craniofacial Awareness & Prevention Month
24 International Self-Care Day
   
September  
  World Alzheimer’s Month
  Neonatal Intensive Care Awareness
9 National Dementia Carers Day
18 to 22 European Head and Neck Cancer Awareness Week
21 World Alzheimer’s Day
24 to 30 National Eye Health Week
   
October  
  Selective Mutism Awareness Month
22 International Stammering Awareness Day
   
November  
2 World Sight Day
10 World Mental Health Day
13 World Hospice and Palliative Care Day
17 World Prematurity Day
29 World Stroke Day
   
December  
3 International Day of People with Disability