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Mental Health Awareness Calendar - Jan 2017 till April 2017


Here is the list of all the important events and awareness days across the year on Mental Health. You can contribute by staying updated and involved with the mental health community either as a volunteer or direct caregiver or someone with experiences to share.


January 16-20
No Name Calling Week
January 1 – January 31
National Mentoring Month
Mental Wellness Month
National Slavery and Human Trafficking Prevention Month


February 1
National Freedom Day
February 4
World Cancer Day
February 17
Random Acts of Kindness Day
February 12 – February 18
Random Acts of Kindness Week
February 26 – March 4
National Eating Disorders Awareness Week
February 1 – February 28
Black History Month
Ethnic Equality Month
International Boost Self-Esteem Month
National Cancer Prevention Month
Teen Dating Violence Awareness Month


March 1
Self-injury Awareness Day (SIAD)
Zero Discrimination Day
March 7
International Childhood Cancer Awareness Day
March 21
World Down Syndrome Day
International Day for the Elimination of Racial Discrimination
March 22
American Diabetes Association Alert Day
March 2-9
National Sleep Awareness Week
March 1 – March 31
Brain Injury Awareness Month
Gender Equality Month
National Developmental Disabilities Awareness Month
Self Harm Awareness Month


April 2
World Autism Awareness Day
April 6
National Alcohol Screening Day
April 7
World Health Day
National Alcohol Screening Day
April 10
Siblings Day
April 21
Day of Silence
April 3-7
National Youth Violence Prevention Week
April  23 - 29
National Infertility Awareness Week
National Family Volunteer Week
April 1 – April 30
Alcohol Awareness Month
Autism Awareness Month
Child Abuse Prevention Month
Month of the Military Child
National Autism Awareness Month
National Council on Alcoholism and Drug Dependence (NCADD) Alcohol Awareness Month
Sexual Assault Awareness and Prevention Month
Stress Awareness Month

January to April >> May to August >> September to December

5 Tips for Spreading Mental Health Awareness

Sometimes crying or laughing
are the only options left,
and laughing feels better right now.

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