JANUARY

National Blood Donor Month

School Board Appreciation Month

                1:  New Years Day

              16:  Martin Luther King Day

              28:  Chinese New Year 

         22-28:  National Activity Professsionals Week

 

FEBRUARY

American Heart Month

National Therapeutic Recreation Month

                  2:  Ground Hog Day

                    14:  Valentines Day

                    20:  Presidents Day

 

 

 MARCH

American Red Cross Month

National Nutrition Month

National Social Workers Month

          6-10:  National Social Workers Week

        12-18:  Patient Safety Awareness Week

            17:  St. Patricks Day

            20:  First Day of Spring

 

 

 

 APRIL

National Occupational Therapy Month

Stress Awareness Month

              1:  April Fool's Day

              3-9:  National Public Health Week

               14:  Good Friday

               16:  Easter

               22:  Earth Day 

          23-29:  National Volunteer Week

               26:  Administrative Professionals Day

 

 

 MAY

National Arthritis Month

National Stroke Awareness Month

Mental Health Month

Older Americans Month

 

                  1-5:   Teacher Appreciation Week

                     5:   Cinco De Mayo

                     6:   Nurses Day

                6-12:   Nurses Week

                    8:   Mother’s Day

                7-13:   Hospital & Healthcare Week

              14-20:   Nursing Home Week

              14-20:   Police Week

                   20:   Armed Forces Day

              21-27:   EMS Week

                  29:   Memorial Day

       31:   Senior Health Fitness Day

       31:   World No Tobacco Day

 

 

 

 

 

JUNE

 National Nursing Assistants Month

                   14:   Flag Day

              15-22:   Nursing Assistant’s Week

                  18:   Father’s Day 

                   20:   First Day of Summer 

 

 

 JULY

 Buffalo Soldiers Heritage Month

                      4:  Independence Day  

                   23:  Parent’s Day

 

 

 AUGUST

 Cataract Awareness Month

Immunization Awareness Month

 

26:   Women’s Independence Day 

 

 

 

SEPTEMBER

National Cholesterol Education Month

Healthy Aging Month

National Preparedness Month

Library Card Sign-Up Month

 

                    4:   Labor Day

                   10:   Grandparent’s Day

                   11:   Patriots Day

              18-24:   Adult Day Services Week

                   21:   World Alzheimer’s Day 

                   22:   First Day of Fall 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

  

OCTOBER

 National Breast Cancer Awareness Month

Breast Health Month

Family Health Month

National Physical Therapy Month

Bully Prevention Month

 

               1-7:   Monarch Butterfly Week (Texas)

                8-14:   Fire Prevention Week

                8-14:   Healthcare Central Service 
                           & Sterile Processing Week

                     9:   Columbus Day

                   16:   Boss’ Day

              16-20:   Medical Assistants Recognition Week

              22-28:   Massage Therapy Awareness Week

              22-28:   Respiratory Care Week

              22-28:   Healthcare Facilities & Engineering Week

              23-31:   Red Ribbon Week (Drug Free)

                   28:   Statue of Liberty Dedication Day

                   31:   Halloween

 

NOVEMBER

 American Diabetes Month

National Hospice Month

National Home Care Month

National Family Caregivers Month

Long Term Dare Awareness Month

 

                     5:   Daylight Savings Ends

                   10:   US Marine Corps Birthday

                   11:   Veteran’s Day

              12-18:   Home Care Aide Week 

                   23:   Thanksgiving

 

 DECEMBER

       

                     1:  World AIDS Day

                4-10:   Hand Washing Awareness Week

                   21:   First Day of Winter

          24–Jan 1:   Chanukah

                   25:    Christmas

          26–Jan 1:   Kwanzaa

                    31:  World Peace Meditation Day

                     31:  New Year’s Eve