Disability awareness dates

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

We list disability and health awareness days to help our membership 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.  

 

2019 

 

January  
21 Blue Monday
   
February  
4 World cancer day 
7 Time to talk day 
   
March  
1 World wheelchair day

 

Employee appreciation day

3-9

Hearing awareness week

3

World hearing day

15  World consumer rights day 
21  World down syndrome day 
   
April  
  Loss of limb awareness month 
1-7 World autism awareness week
2 World autism awareness day 
7 World health day
   
May  
13-19 Learning at work week 
13-19 Mental Health awareness week
   
June  
17-23 Learning disability week 
   
July  
16  Disability awareness day
24  Samaritans awareness day
   

August

 
   

September

 
  World Alzheimer's month
10 World suicide prevention day
21  World Alzheimer's day
29 World heart day
   
   
October  
1-7 Dyslexia awareness week
2 World cerebral palsy day
10 World mental health awareness day
10 World sight day
12 World Arthritis day
22 International stammering awareness day
   
November  
6 National stress awareness day
   
   
December  
3 International day of persons with disabilities