Sample media statements, activities, and ideas to help plan theme-centered campaigns.
National Birth Defects Prevention Month
January 1—New Year's Day
January 20–26—Tobacco-Free Awareness Week
Smoking harms healthfrom the very first puff
Black History Month
American Heart Month
National Cancer Prevention Month
February 1—National Wear Red Day
February 3–9—National Burn Awareness Week
February 14—Valentine's Day
February 17–23—Through With Chew Week
Love Your Heart. One year after…your risk of heart attack drops…
LGBT Health Awareness Month
March 11–17—Brain Awareness Week
March 17–23—National Poison Prevention Week
March 20—Kick Butts Day
Tobacco Smoke: Poison
April 22—Earth Day
Give Your Child a Smoke-FreeLife!
May 12—Mother's Day
May 31—World No Tobacco Day
Take Care, Mom
June 1—National Cancer Survivors Day
June 10–16—National Men's Health Week
June 16—Father's Day
Take Care, Dad
July 4—Independence Day
This July 4 Declare Your Independence
August 4—Friendship Day
August 6—Back to School
August 26—Equality Day
Congratulations on Quitting Smoking!
September 29—World Heart Day
What are you Waiting for?
October 14—Native American Day (CA & SD)
No Such Thing
November 21—American Cancer Society's GASO
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