2021 Awareness Dates

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January

Dry January

Veganuary

National Mentoring Month

18-24: Big Energy Saving Week

February

International Boost Self-Esteem Month

4: World Cancer Day

4: Time to Talk Day

8-14: National Apprenticeship Week

March

1-6: National Careers Week

8: International Women’s Day

22: World Water Day

27: Earth Hour

April

Stress Awareness Month

2: National Walk to Work Day

7: World Health Day

22: Take Daughters and Sons to Work Day

28: Stop Food Waste Day

May

8: World Fair Trade Day

10-16: Mental Health Awareness Week

11-15: Water Saving Week

21: World Meditation Day

30 May – 5 June: Bike Week

June

Pride Month

1: Global Day of Parents

1-7: NCVO Volunteers’ Week

5: World Environment Day

8-13: Carers Week

15-19: Loneliness Awareness Week

21-27: Learning Disability Awareness Week

July

Plastic Free July

August

5: Cycle to Work Day

12: International Youth Day

September

14-20: National Coding Week

15: Pension Awareness Day

20-26: International Week of Happiness at Work

21-27: Recycle Week

23: National Fitness Day

27: Macmillan World’s Biggest Coffee Morning

28 Sep – 3 Oct: National Inclusion Week

TBC: City Giving Day

October

Black History Month

8: National Clean Air Day

10: World Mental Health Day

11-15: National Work Life Week

TBC: Care Leavers Week

TBC: Buy Social Saturday

November

Movember

National Career Development Month

2-6: International Stress Awareness Week

19: International Men’s Day

TBC: Living Wage Week

TBC: BBC Children in Need

December

3: International Day of People with Disabilities

10: Christmas Jumper Day

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