Calendar with pencil and books

Mark Your Calendars: September & October

September

September: National Suicide Prevention Month #BeThe1To

September: Ovarian Cancer Awareness Month

September: National Childhood Obesity Awareness Month

September: Blood Cancer Awareness Month

September: Sepsis Awareness Month

September: World Alzheimer’s Month

September 2: Labor Day

September 8: Grandparent’s Day

September 8 – 14: National Suicide Prevention Week #BeThe1To

September 10: World Suicide Prevention Day

September 13: National Celiac Disease Awareness Day

September 13: Positive Thinking Day

September 15 – 21: National Farm Safety and Health Week

September 18: National HIV/AIDS and Aging Awareness Day

September 23: First Day of Fall

September 23: Falls Prevention Awareness Day

September 23 – 27: Malnutrition Awareness Week

September 25: National Women’s Health and Fitness Day

September 27: Sport Purple for Platelets Day

September 28: World Rabies Day

September 28: Family Health and Fitness Day

September 29: World Heart Day

 

October

October: Domestic Violence Awareness Month

October: Eye Injury Prevention Month

October: Health Literacy Month

October: Healthy Lung Month

October: Home Eye Safety Month

October: National ADHD Awareness Month

October: National Breast Cancer Awareness Month

October: National Bullying Prevention Month

October: National Dental Hygiene Month

October: National Down Syndrome Awareness Month

October: Pregnancy and Infant Loss Awareness Month

October 1: National Homemade Cookies Day

October 2: National Custodial Worker’s Recognition Day

October 6 – October 12: World Mental Illness Awareness Week

October 7: National Child Health Day

October 10: World Mental Health Day

October 10: National Depression Screening Day

October 15: National Pharmacy Technician Day

October 21 – October 25: National Health Education Week

October 29: World Stroke Day

October 31: Halloween