NCEH/ATSDR Calendar

JAN | FEB | MAR | APR | MAY | JUN | JUL | AUG | SEP | OCT | NOV | DEC

2020

Calendar of Events
January
National Birth Defects Prevention Month
National Radon Action Month
5-11 National Folic Acid Awareness Week
One Health Awareness Month
Resolve to be Ready
Winter Safety
February
American Heart Month
Central U.S. Earthquake Awareness Month
4 World Cancer Day
March
Flood Safety
National Nutrition Month
3 World Hearing Dayexternal icon
8-14 National Groundwater Awareness Week
15-21 National Poison Prevention Week
Severe Weather
24-30 Tsunami Preparedness Week
22 World Water Day
April
27-May 2 Air Quality Awareness Week
22 Earth Dayexternal icon
24 International Noise Awareness Day
6-12 National Public Health Weekexternal icon
Spring Safety
7 World Health Dayexternal icon
May
ALS Awareness Month
Better Hearing and Speech Month
Food Allergy Month
Mental Health Month
National Asthma and Allergy Awareness Month
Skin Cancer Prevention Month
4-8 Air Quality Awareness Week
7 World Asthma Day
3-9 National Hurricane Preparedness Week
3-9 Children’s Mental Health Awareness Week
23-30 Healthy and Safe Swimming Week
31 Heat Safety Awareness Day
31 Save Your Hearing Day
31 World No Tobacco Day
June
National Healthy Homes Monthexternal icon
National Safety Month
5 World Environment Day
22-28 National Lightning Safety Awareness Week
22-28 Mosquito Awareness Week
July
Extreme Heat
Fireworks Safety Month
UV Safety Month
6-10 Tracking Awareness Week
June 29 – July 5 Fireworks Safety Week
August
Children and Youth Preparedness
5 Hand Hygiene Day
10-16  Safe and Sound Weekexternal icon
September
Fall Safety
Healthy Aging Month
National Food Safety Education Month 
National Recovery Month 
National Preparedness Month
Newborn Screening Awareness Month
8 Protect Your Groundwater Day
26 World Environmental Health Dayexternal icon
October
Children’s Health Monthexternal icon
Great ShakeOut Earthquake Drillexternal icon
Healthy Literacy Month
National Protect Your Hearing Month
10 Children’s Environmental Health Dayexternal icon
15 Global Handwashing Day
16 World Food Day
19 ALS Registry Anniversary
5-11 National Fire Prevention Weekexternal icon
19-23 National Health Education Week
19-23 Lead Poisoning Prevention Week
November
COPD Awareness Month
Holiday Safety
1 One Health Day
Lung Cancer Awareness Month
15-21 Winter Weather Preparedness Week
December
Holiday Safety
Safe Toys and Gifts Month
Winter Safety
2-8 National Handwashing Awareness Week

 

Page last reviewed: February 20, 2020