Key local, national and international awareness dates (2019)

31 Jan 19 Young Carers Awareness Day
1-28 Feb 19
1 Feb 19
4-10 Feb 19
4-10 Feb 19
6 Feb 19
5 Feb 19
LGBT History Month
Dignity Action Day
Children’s Mental Health Week
Sexual Abuse & Sexual Violence Awareness Week
International Day of Zero Tolerance to FGM
Safer Internet Day
1 Mar 19
1 Mar 19
3-9 Mar 19
8 Mar  19
18 Mar 19
21 Mar 19
21 Mar 19
31 Mar 19
Self Injury Awareness Day (self-injury & self-harm)
Zero Discrimination Day
Hearing Awareness’ Week 
International Women’s Day
Child Sexual Exploitation Awareness Day
International Day for the Elimination of Racial Discrimination (UN)
World Down Syndrome Day
International Transgender Day of Visibility
2 Apr 19
8 Apr 19
8 -12 Apr 19     
World Autism Awareness Day
International Roma Day
National Stalking Awareness Week
13 -19 May 19   
13 -19 May 19
12 May 19   
15 May 19
17 May 19
25 May 19
Dying Matters Week (think about end of life care)
Mental Health Awareness Week
International Nurses Day
International Day of Families
International Day Against Homophobia (IDAHO)
International Missing Children’s Day
1 Jun 19
1 – 7 Jun 19
4 – 10 Jun 19
10 – 16 Jun 19    
15 Jun 19
18-24 Jun 19
24-28 June
17 – 23 Jun 19
Gypsy Roma Traveller History Month
Volunteers Week
Child Safety Week
Carers Week
World Elder Abuse Day(WEAAD)
Learning Disability Week
West Yorkshire Safeguarding Week 2019
Refugee Week
14 Jul 19       
30 Jul 19              
National Day of Remembrance for Victims of Honour Based Violence
World Day against Trafficking of Persons
Sept 19
9 Sept 19
23 -30 Sept 19
21 Sep 19
World Alzheimer’s Month
National Dementia Carers Day
International Week of the Deaf
World Alzheimer’s Day
Oct 19
1 Oct 19
7-13 Oct 19
8–14 Oct 19 
10 Oct 19
Oct 19 (tbc)
18 Oct 19             
National Cyber Security Awareness Month
International Older People’s Day
National Braille Week
Hospice Care Week
World Mental Health Day 
Hate Crime Awareness Week (tbc)
Anti-Slavery Day
Nov 19 (TBC)
Nov 19 (TBC)
Nov 19
4-8 Nov 19
4-10 Nov 19
13-20 Nov 19
11 -15 Nov 19 
16 Nov 19
19 Nov 19
20 Nov 19
19 -25 Nov 19 
22 Nov – 22 Dec 19
25 Nov 19 
25 Nov 19
30 Nov 19
Transgender Awareness Week [Date yet TBC]
National Safeguarding Week [Ann Craft Trust – [Date yet TBC]
Trustees Week
Islamophobia Awareness Month
Baby Week (Leeds & Bradford)
Inter Faith Week
Anti- Bullying Week  
International Day for Tolerance
Transgender Day of Remembrance
World Day for the Prevention of Child Abuse
Road Safety Week
Disability History Month
International Day for the Elimination of Violence against Women (white ribbon day)
16 Days of Action Against Domestic Violence        
Carers Rights Day (for all unpaid carers)
3 Dec 19
2 Dec 19
10 Dec 19
22 Nov-22 Dec 19
International Day of Persons with Disabilities
International Day for the Abolition of Slavery
Human Rights Day
Disability History Month

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