Mental Health Awareness Week
Raising awareness of mental health and wellbeing every year, promoted by the Mental Health Foundation.
An annual event run by the National Council of Voluntary Organisations to celebrate volunteers and volunteering.
Find out more: http://volunteersweek.org/about
International Fathers’ Mental Health Day
The day following Father’s Day, this campaign looks to highlight key aspects of fathers’ mental health with particular attention paid to paternal postpartum depression.
World Suicide Prevention Day – 10 September
Organised by the International Association for Suicide Prevention and the World Health Organisation, the purpose of the day is to promote worldwide commitment and action to prevent suicides.
Find out more: www.iasp.info/wspd/index.php
World Mental Health Day
World Mental Health Day falls on 10 October every year, with the overall objective of raising awareness of mental health issues around the world and mobilising efforts in support of mental health.
The day provides an opportunity for all stakeholders working on mental health issues to talk about their work, and what more needs to be done to make mental health care a reality for people worldwide. You can download our pack with ideas and resources for World Mental Health Day
Find out more: http://www.who.int/mental_health
National Stress Awareness Day
Normally held on the first Wednesday of November each year, this day is promoted by the International Stress Management Association (ISMAUK). The purpose of the day is to raise awareness of the effects of psychological distress in the workplace and of the many coping strategies and sources of help available to address it.
Find out more: www.isma.org.uk/about-national-stressawareness-day-nsad/
International Survivors of Suicide Loss Day
It’s the one day a year when people affected by suicide loss gather around the world at events in their local communities to find comfort and gain understanding as they share stories of healing and hope.
Find out more: https://afsp.org/find-support/ive-lost-someone/survivor-day/
Find out more: http://www.antibullyingweek.co.uk/