January

Global Family Day                                                                                                              

worldwide

1 January

Folic Acid Awareness Week                                                     

USA

8 - 14 January

February

World Cancer Day

worldwide 

4 February

International Day of Zero Tolerance for Female Genital Mutilation

worldwide

6 February

International Epilepsy Day

worldwide

13 February

Sexual and and Reproductive Health Awareness Day                                                    

Canada

14 February

Rare Disease Day

worldwide

28 February

March

World Birth Defects Day                                                     

worldwide

3 March

International Women’s Day                                                                                                       

worldwide

8 March

World Sleep Day

worldwide

17 March

International Day of Happiness                                                       

worldwide

20 March

World Down Syndrome Day

worldwide 

21 March 

World TB Day

worldwide

24 March

Purple Day - Epilepsy Awareness                                              

worldwide

26 March

April

World Autism Awareness Day          

worldwide    

2 April 

Wear Green For Premmies

Australia 

5 April 

World Health Day

worldwide

7 April

European/World Immunization Week                                         

worldwide

24-30 April 

International Noise Awareness Day                                                                                  

worldwide

26 April 

May

Preeclampsia Awareness Month

USA

May

Better Hearing and Speech Month

USA

May

Pregnancy Awareness Month

USA

May

World Asthma Day

worldwide

2 May

International Day of the Midwife

worldwide

5 May

World Hand Hygiene Day

worldwide

5 May

Parents of Preemies Day

worldwide

7 May

International Bereaved Mothers Day  

worldwide

7 May

Mother's Day

worldwide

14 May

International Nurses Day

worldwide

12 May

International Day of Families

worldwide 

15 May 

International Kangaroo Awareness Day

worldwide

15 May

World Human Milk Donation Day   

worldwide

19 May

World Preeclampsia Day

worldwide

22 May

International Day to End Obstetric Fistula   

worldwide

23 May

Father's Day   

Germany

25 May

International Day of Action for Women's Health                                                                           

worldwide

28 May

World No Tobacco Day  

worldwide

31 May

June

Global Day of Parents     

worldwide

1 June

International Children's Day   

worldwide

1 June

World Blood Donor Day                                                                                                                   

worldwide

14 June

Father's Day

worldwide

18 June

International Day Against Drug Abuse       

worldwide

26 June

July

Bereaved Parents Awareness Month                                                                                              

worldwide 

July

World Hepatitis Day

worldwide

28 July

August

Children's Eye Health and Safety Month                                                                                  

worldwide

August

World Breastfeeding Week  

worldwide 

1-7 August

World Humanitarian Day

worldwide

19 August

September

Baby Safety Month

worldwide

September

World Sexual Health Day

worldwide

4 September

International Day of Charity

worldwide

5 September

International Fetal Alcohol Syndrome Day                                                                      

worldwide 

9 September

World First Aid Day

worldwide

9 September

Grandparents' Day

worldwide

10 September

World Sepsis Day

worldwide

13 September

International Patient Safety Day

worldwide

17 September

World Contraception Day                              

worldwide

26 September

World Heart Day

worldwide

29 September

October

Healthy Lung Month

worldwide 

October

Blindness Awareness Month

worldwide

October

Health Literacy Month

worldwide

October

Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) Awareness Month                                     

worldwide

October

European Day of Foundations and Donors

Europe

1 October

World Smile Day

worldwide

6 October

World Hospice and Palliative Care Day

worldwide

7 October

World Mental Health Day 

worldwide

10 October

International Day of the Girl Child

worldwide

11 October

World Sight Day

worldwide

12 October

Standardisation Day                       

worldwide

14 October

Global Handwashing Day

worldwide

15 October

Pregnancy and Infant Loss Awareness Day

worldwide

15 October

Breast Health Day

Europe

15 October

World Food Day

worldwide

16 October

International Stuttering Awareness Day

worldwide

22 October

World Spina Bifida and Hydrocephalus Day

worldwide

25 October

Lung Health Day

worldwide

28 October

World Polio Day

worldwide

28 October

November

Men's World Day

worldwide

3 November

World Pneumonia Day 

worldwide 

12 November

World Diabetes Day

worldwide 

14 November

World Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD) Day

worldwide

14 November

WORLD PREMATURITY DAY                                                     

worldwide

17 November

Universal Children's Day 

worldwide

20 November

International Day for the Elimination of Violence against Women                                    

worldwide

25 November

Giving Tuesday

worldwide

28 November

December

World AIDS Day

worldwide 

1 December

International Day of People with Disabilities                                                                         

worldwide

3 December

International Volunteers Day

worldwide

5 December

World Patient Safety Day

worldwide

9 December

Human Rights Day

worldwide

10 December

 
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