Awareness Events

Self Injury Awareness Day

Wednesday, March 1, 2017 to Wednesday, March 1, 2017

Each year, the 1st of March is designated as SIAD around the world. It's a time when we can all come together to help raise awareness about self-injury and self-harm. Visit the website for more details.

Endometriosis Awareness Week

Friday, March 3, 2017 to Sunday, March 12, 2017

Endometriosis UK provides vital support and information services to women who are affected by the condition. Awareness week is a nationwide initiative to increase awareness of this common, chronic and debilitating gynaecological condition affecting 1.5 million women in the UK. Please visit the website for further details about events and how you can get involved.

BLS Lymphoedema Awareness Week

Monday, March 6, 2017 to Saturday, March 11, 2017

Raising awareness events across the UK. Visit the website for more details.

International Women’s Day

Wednesday, March 8, 2017 to Wednesday, March 8, 2017

International Women's Day celebrates the social, economic, cultural and political achievement of women. Visit the website for more information.

No Smoking Day

Wednesday, March 8, 2017 to Wednesday, March 8, 2017

No Smoking Day supports smokers who want to quit by raising awareness the Day, and highlighting the many sources of help available for quitters. Events supported across the UK, visit the website for more details.

World Kidney Day

Thursday, March 9, 2017 to Thursday, March 9, 2017

World Kidney Day (WKD) is an annual global awareness and education event, held on the second Thursday in March. Every year, countless local, national and international events are organised by kidney charities, healthcare professionals, patient groups and individuals who want to make a difference. Visit the website for more details.

World Glaucoma Week

Sunday, March 12, 2017 to Saturday, March 18, 2017

This collaborative project between the World Glaucoma Association and the World Glaucoma Patient Association contributes to the elimination of glaucoma blindness by alerting people to have regular eye checks, including optic nerve checks. Visit the website for more details.

Brain Awareness Week

Monday, March 13, 2017 to Sunday, March 19, 2017

Raising awareness events across the UK. Visit the website for more details.

Nutrition and Hydration Week

Monday, March 13, 2017 to Sunday, March 19, 2017

Our mission is to create a global movement that will reinforce and focus, energy, activity and engagement on nutrition and hydration as an important part of quality care, experience and safety improvement in health and social care settings.

Safer Sleep Week

Monday, March 13, 2017 to Sunday, March 19, 2017

Awareness events across the UK to help to promote Safer Sleep Week and increase SIDS awareness. Please visit the website for more information.

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