Events

EVENTS - 2013


August
29 July - 5 Aug tbc - Cerebral Palsy Awareness Week - The Centre for Cerebral Palsy
Friday 2 - Jeans for Genes Day - Children's Medical Research Institute
*tbc - Anxiety Disorders Week - Anxiety Recovery Centre Victoria
12-17 - Brain Injury Awareness Week - Brain Injury Australia
18 - 24 - National Healthy Bones Week - Dairy Australia and Osteoporosis Australia
21 - 30 - Hearing Awareness Week - Deafness Forum of Australia
Friday 23 - Daffodil Day - Cancer Council Australia
*tbc - Parkinson's Awareness Week - Parkinson's Victoria
31 - Doctors for Doctors Day - Medecins Sans Frontieres Australia


September

//Prostate Cancer Awareness Month// - Prostate Cancer Foundation of Australia
*tbc - National Asthma Week- The Asthma Foundation of Australia
Side-tember - Brain Injury Australia
1 - Gold Bow Day - The Australian Thyroid Foundation
Thurs 5 - Walk to Work Day - Pedestrian Council
Friday 6 - Fight Cancer Foundation Footy Colours Day - Fight Cancer Foundation
*tbc - Eczema Awareness Week - Eczema Assoc. Australia
*tbc - Badge Day - Epilepsy Centre
*tbc - National Stroke Week - National Stroke Foundation
Thurs 12 - R U OK? Day - R U OK?
20-27 - Dementia Awareness Week - Alzheimer's Australia
Fri 20 - Buzz Day - Diabetes Australia
various - Light the Night - Leukaemia Foundation
*tbc - World Alzheimer's Day - Alzheimer's Australia
29 - World Heart Day - United Nations

October

* //Mental Health Awareness Month// - Mental Health Association NSW* Breast Cancer Awareness Month
various - Girls Night In - Cancer Council Australia
2 - World Cerebral Palsy Day
6-12 - Haemophilia Awareness Week & Red Cake Day- Haemophilia Foundation Australia
*tbc -Down Syndrome Awareness Week & Buddy Walk - Down Syndrome Association
10 - World Mental Health Day - United Nations
11 tbc - World Sight Day - Vision 20/20 Australia
Fri 11 - International Arthritis Day - Arthritis Victoria
Fri 18 - Loud Shirt Day – to benefit deaf children – Hear and Say Centre
19 - 25 - National Week of Deaf People - Deaf Australia
Sun 20 - Great Strides Walkathon - Cystic Fibrosis New South Wales
20 *tbc - World Osteoporosis Day - International Osteoporosis Foundation (IOF)
21-25 - Sock it to Suicide Week - White Wreath Association
Fri 25 - World Polio Day - Polio Network Victoria
Fri 25 - National Bandanna Day - CanTeen
Mon 28 - Pink Ribbon Day - Cancer Council
November

1st - 30th - Movember- Movember Foundation
1st - 30th - Lung Health Awareness Month - The Australian Lung Foundation
6th-8th - Australasian Society for Intellectual Disability 48th Annual Conference
8th - National Sunnies Day - QLD Eye Institute
11-17th - Spinal Cord Injury Awareness Week - Independence Australia
14th - World Diabetes Day - Diabetes Australia
14th - World Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease Day - United Nations
18th - Assistance Dogs Australia Awareness Week - Assistance Dogs Australia

December
1 - World AIDS Day - Department of Health and Ageing
1 - Red Ribbon Appeal - runs in conjunction with World AIDS Day - ACON Sydney
3 - International Day of People with Disability - United Nations