Events

Health and Wellbeing events calendar for 2018

March

March 1                        National No Smoking Day National Smokers Quitline - Tel: 1800201203 - www.quit.ie www.facebook.com/HSEquit
March 20-24                 National Scoot to school Week 2016 - https://greenschoolsireland.org/events/
March 6-12                   National Brain Awareness Week - Neurological Alliance of Ireland - http://www.nai.ie/go/brain_awareness_week
March 8                        International Women’s Day - The National Women’s Council of Ireland - www.nwci.ie
March 9                        World Kidney Day - Irish Kidney Association www.ika.ie - Tel: 1890543639 http://www.worldkidneyday.org/2017-campaign/2017-wkd-theme
March 24                      Daffodil Day - Irish Cancer Society - Tel: 01 2310500 - www.cancer.ie
March 12-21                 European-wide Action Week Against Racism - http://weekagainstracism.eu
March 21                      World Down Syndrome Day - www.downsyndrome.ie - Tel: 1890374374 - https://worlddownsyndromeday.org/wdsd-2017
March 22                      World Water Day - http://www.unwater.org/worldwaterday
March 24                      World TB Day - WHO - http://www.stoptb.org/events/world_tb_day/    http://www.hpsc.ie/A-Z/VaccinePreventable/TuberculosisTB

April

April 1-31                     Bowel Cancer Awareness Month Irish Cancer Society www.cancer.ie
April 2                          World Autism Awareness Day Irish Autism Action www.autismireland.ie Email: info@autismireland
April 7                          World Health Day WHO www.who.int/campaigns/en/
April 23-28                   National Stroke Awareness Week Irish Heart Foundation www.irishheart.ie
April 22                        Earth Day www.earthday.org/2015
April 23–29                  World Immunisation Week WHO www.euro.who.int
April 23                        World Book and Copyright Day United Nations www.un.org/en/events/poetryday
April 23-27                   Active School Week Active School Flag http://activeschoolflag.ie/index.php/active-school-week/
April 28                       World Day for Safety and Health at Work www.un.org/en/events/safeworkday