Health Calendar

Don’t wait until it’s too late
01 Feb 2019 to 28 Feb 2019  In category: , , , , , , , , ,

Bowel Cancer Australia's annual public awareness campaign is aimed at raising awareness of bowel cancer and encouraging more Australian's to screen for the disease.... more →


Ovarian Cancer Month
01 Feb 2019 to 28 Feb 2019  In category: , , , , , , , , ,

Each year in February Ovarian Cancer Australia runs a national Ovarian Cancer Awareness Month campaign to highlight the symptoms of ovarian cancer and to raise ... more →


Heart Research Month
01 Feb 2019 to 28 Feb 2019  In category: , , , , , , , , ,

On average, one Australian dies as a result of heart disease every 26 minutes.  With every dollar you are ... more →


FebFast
01 Feb 2019 to 28 Feb 2019  In category: , , , , , , , , ,

FebFas is the humble little campaign that achieves big things.  Feel Sharper, fitter and healthier all whilst raising money to tackle youth addiction. Pick a challenge: ... more →


International CHD Awareness Month
01 Feb 2019 to 28 Feb 2019  In category: , , , , , , , , ,

February is International CHD Awareness Month….. childhood heart disease is a global issue! Some remember the term “Blue Baby” and “Hole in the Heart Baby” – ... more →


NSW Seniors Festival
13 Feb 2019 to 24 Feb 2019  In category: , , , , , , , , ,

The 2019 NSW Seniors Festival will be held from Wednesday 13 February - Sunday 24 February. About NSW Seniors Festival NSW Seniors Festival is the largest festival ... more →


Cupid’s Undie Run
17 Feb 2019  In category: , , , , , , , , ,

NF affects one in every 3,000 births, which is more than cystic fibrosis, Duchenne muscular dystrophy, and Huntington’s disease combined. NF causes tumours to grow on ... more →


International Asperger’s Day
18 Feb 2019  In category: , , , , , , , , ,

International Asperger’s Day falls on February 18th. This event, which aims to highlight the significance of Asperger syndrome for both society and individuals, also illustrates ... more →


World Day of Social Justice
20 Feb 2019  In category: , , , , , , , , ,

Social justice is an underlying principle for peaceful and prosperous coexistence within and among nations. We uphold the principles of social justice when we promote ... more →


Business Clean Up Day
26 Feb 2019  In category: , , , , , , , , ,

By participating in a Business Clean Up, you are doing your part to promote a clean, healthy and sustainable environment. It's also a fantastic way ... more →


Summer’s Day
28 Feb 2019  In category: , , , , , , , , ,

Summer's Day - a time and place for sharing - Feb 28 On this day each year stop and remember all the children who lost their ... more →


Rare Disease Day
28 Feb 2019  In category: , , , , , , , , ,

The main objective of Rare Disease Day is to raise awareness amongst the general public and decision-makers about rare diseases and the impacts they have ... more →


Schools Clean Up Day
01 Mar 2019  In category: , , , , , , , , ,

Your School can participate by simply following these easy steps: Register your Clean Up site* If you are a pre-school or a primary ... more →


Lymphoedema Awareness Month
01 Mar 2019 to 31 Mar 2019  In category: , , , , , , , , ,

This year the ALA will be encouraging everyone who is involved in lymphoedema management, research and education and those living with lymphoedema to host an ... more →


Melanoma March
01 Mar 2019 to 31 Mar 2019  In category: , , , , , , , , ,

Melanoma March is your chance to help end melanoma. As Melanoma Institute Australia’s annual awareness and fundraising initiative, Melanoma March supports life-changing melanoma research. In ... more →


Epilepsy Awareness Month
01 Mar 2019 to 31 Mar 2019  In category: , , , , , , , , ,

Throughout March, Epilepsy Australia is urging people around the country to end the stigma and discrimination of epilepsy and ... more →


Clean up Australia Day
03 Mar 2019  In category: , , , , , , , , ,

Clean Up Australia Day - Sunday 3 March 2019 Change starts with you Australia has one of the best ... more →


Hearing Awareness Week
03 Mar 2019 to 09 Mar 2019  In category: , , , , , , , , ,

Hearing Awareness Week is Australia’s annual event to raise community awareness of hearing impairment and ways to protect your hearing. One in six Australians is deaf ... more →


International Women’s Day (IWD)
08 Mar 2019  In category: , , , , , , , , ,

Violence against women and girls is a serious problem, is entirely preventable and we all have a role to play to end violence at home ... more →


World Glaucoma Week
10 Mar 2019 to 16 Mar 2019  In category: , , , , , , , , ,

World Glaucoma Week is a joint initiative between the World Glaucoma Association and the World Glaucoma Patient Association and has had a highly successful run ... more →