2023 Health Awareness Days

Published by Health Professional

on Tuesday, March 14th 2023

General

February

LGBT+ History Month

World Cancer Day: 4 February 2023

Children’s Mental Health Week: 6-12 February 2023

Race Equality Week: 6-12 February 2023

Sexual Abuse & Sexual Violence Awareness Week: [7-13 February 2022]

Eating Disorders Awareness Week: [28 February – 6 March 2022]

March

International Women’s Day: 7 March 2023

National Single Parent Day (US): 21 March 2023

Neurodiversity Celebration Week: 21-27 March 2023

International Day for the Elimination of Racial Discrimination: 21 March 2023

April

Stress Awareness Month

Autism Awareness Month

National Infertility Awareness Week: 23-29 April 2023

World Health Day

May

Deaf Awareness Week: [2-8 May 2022]

Mental Health Awareness Week: 13-20 May 2023

Maternal Mental Health Awareness Week

Learning at Work Week: [16-22 May 2022]

Dementia Action Week: [16-22 May 2022]

International Day of Homophobia: 17 May 2023

Black Inclusion Week

June

Pride Month

Global Day of Parents: 1 June 2023

Carers Week: [7-13 June 2022]

Men’s Health Week: 12-18 June 2023

World Refugee Day

Refugee Week: [20-26 June 2022]

Autistic Pride Day: 18 June 2023

Learning Disability Week: [20-26 June 2022]

July

Disability Pride Month

International Non-Binary People’s Day: 14 July 2023

South Asian Heritage Month: [18 July – 17 August 2022]

August

World Breastfeeding Week: [1-7 August 2022]

September

Latin American Heritage Month (US): 15 Sept – 15 Oct 2023

International Equal Pay Day: 18 Sept 2023

World Alzheimers Month: 21 Sept 2023

Bi Visibility Day: 23 September 2023

National Inclusion Week: [26 September – 2 October 2022]

October

Black History Month

National Menopause Month

Breast Cancer Awareness Month

ADHD Awareness Month

Go Sober for October

International Day of Older Persons: 1 October 2023

Dyspraxia Awareness Week: [3-9 October 2022]

World Dyslexia Awareness Day: 7 October 2023

World Mental Health Day: 10 October 2023

National Coming Out Day: 11 October 2023

National Work Life Week: [12-14 October 2022]

World Menopause Day: 18 October 2023

Baby Loss Awareness Week

National Adoption Week

Dyslexia Awareness Week

National Mentoring Day

November

November Men’s Health Awareness

UK Disability History Month: [18 November – 18 December 2023]

International Men’s Day: 19 November 2023

Transgender Awareness Week: 13-19 November 2023

Anti-Bullying Week

December

International Day of Persons with Disabilities

National Grief Awareness Week: [2-8 Dec 2022]