Annual health promotion days2018-12-20T10:55:17-08:00

Annual health promotion days

Health Canada’s health-related awareness days, weeks and months are recognized throughout the health professional community. Use any of these established awareness events to connect to education, activities or policy changes that are scheduled to happen at your office around the same time.

 Psychology Month

World Cancer Day – February 4*

International Childhood Cancer Day– February 15*

Pink Shirt Day – February 27

Rare Disease Day – February 28

World Lymphedema Day– March 6*

International Women’s Day – March 8   

World Glaucoma Week – March 10 to 16

Brain Awareness Week – March 11 to 17

World Water Day – March 22*

World Tuberculosis Day – March 24*

Purple Day – March 26*

World AIDS Day – December 1*

Human Rights Day – December 10*

* Indicates that the health-related day is celebrated on a static date each year.