Ramsay Mental Health

Awareness Dates - 2016

World Bipolar Day
Global, March 2016
http://bipolardisorders.com.au

World Health Day
Global, April 2016
http://www.who.int/campaigns

World Parkinson’s Day
Global, April 2016
http://shakeitup.org.au

Schizophrenia Awareness Week
National, May 2016
http://www.schizophreniaresearch.org.au

Exercise Right Week
National, May 2016
http://exerciseright.com.au

Men’s Health Week
National, June 2016
http://www.menshealthweek.org.au

Drug Action Week
National, June 2016
http://www.adin.com.au

NAIDOC Week
National, July 2016
http://www.naidoc.org.au

Dementia Awareness Month
National, September 2016
https://www.fightdementia.org.au

Liptember Female Mental Health Awareness Month
National, September 2016
https://www.liptember.com.au

Body Image and Disorder Week
National, September 2016
https://thebutterflyfoundation.org.au

RUOK? Day
National, October 2016
https://www.ruok.org.au

World Suicide Prevention Day
Global, October 2016
http://www.who.int/mental_health/prevention/suicide/wspd/en

Depression & Anxiety Month
National, October 2016
https://www.beyondblue.org.au/media/media-releases/media-releases/october-is-anxiety-and-depression-awareness-month-help-reduce-the-stigma

Borderline Personality Awareness Week
National, October 2016
http://bpdfoundation.org.au

International Day of Non-Violence
Global, October 2016
http://www.un.org/en/events/nonviolenceday

Mental Health Week
National, October 2016
http://www.mentalhealthcommission.gov.au/media-centre/events/world-mental-health-day-and-national-mental-health-week-2016.asp

Mental Health Day
National, October 2016
http://www.who.int/mental_health/world-mental-health-day/en

World Homeless Day
Global, October 2016
http://www.worldhomelessday.org

National Carers Day
National, October 2016
http://www.carersweek.com.au

Movember Month – Men’s Health
National, November 2016
https://au.movember.com

Perinatal Depression & Anxiety Awareness Week
National, November 2016
http://www.panda.org.au

International Volunteer Day
Global, December 2016
http://www.volunteeringaustralia.org