Disability Awareness Days 2020

January:

4 – World Braille Day

2 – Blue Monday

 

February:

4 – World Cancer Day

7 – Time To Talk Day

18 – International Asperger’s Day

 

March:

1 – International Wheelchair Day

3 – World Hearing Day

12 – World Glaucoma Day

21 – World Down’s Syndrome Day

24 – World Tuberculosis Day

30 March-5 April World Autism Awareness Week

 

April:

Loss of Limb Awareness Month

2 – World Autism Awareness Day

7 – World Health Day

11 – World Parkinson’s Day

17 – World Hemophilia Day

24 – World Meningitis Day

25 – World Malaria Day

29 – International Guide Dog Day

 

May:

4-10 May – Deaf Awareness Week

5 World Asthma Day

6 – International Awareness Day for Osteogenesis Imperfecta (Brittle Bones)

10 – World Lupus Day

18 – 24 – Mental Health Awareness Week

20 – World Autoimmune Arthritis Day

 

June:

17 – 23 – Learning Disability Week

19 – World Sickle Cell Day

 

July:

24 – Samaritans Awareness Day

28 – World Hepatitis Day

 

September:

World Alzheimer’s month

10 – World Suicide Prevention Day

21 – World Alzheimer’s Day

 

October:

5-11 – Dyslexia Awareness Week

6-12 – Dyspraxia week

6 – World Cerebral Palsy Day

8 – World Sight Day

10 – World Mental Health Awareness Day

12 – World Arthritis Day

22 – International Stammering Awareness Day

24 – World Polio Day

 

November:

2-6 – National Stress Awareness Week

6 – National Stress Awareness Day

14 – World Diabetes Day

 

December:

1 – World Aids Day

3 – International Day of Persons with Disabilities