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Monthly Health Check

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AUGUST 2019

Aug 1, 2019 – National Minority Donor Awareness Day #NMDAD
Aug 1-7 – National Minority Donor Awareness Week #NMDAW
Aug 4-10 – National Health Center Week #NHCW19 #ValueCHCs
Aug 26  National Dog Day (PSDs) #nationaldogday #dogday #happynationaldogday
Aug 26  Women’s Equality Day #WomensRights #Equality
Aug 26 – National Faith HIV & AIDS Awareness Day #NFHAAD
Aug 31 – International Drug Overdose Awareness Day #EndOverdose

JULY 2019
National Minority Mental Health Awareness Month #MinorityMentalHealth #WhyCare
Jul 11  World Benzodiazepine Awareness Day #WorldBenzoDay
Jul 25  National African American Hepatitis C Action Day #NAAHCAD #AAHepCActionDay
Jul 28  World Hepatitis Day #FindTheMissingMillions #WHD2019

JUNE 2019
Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender Pride Month
Men’s Health Month #MensHealthMonth #ShowUsYourBlue
Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder Awareness Month #PTSD
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Jun 5 – National HIV/AIDS Long-Term Survivors Awareness Day #HLTSAD2019 #empowered2thrive
Jun 8 – National Caribbean American HIV/AIDS Awareness Day #NCAHAAD
Jun 10–16 – Men’s Health Week #MensHealthWeek
Jun 14 – Wear Blue Friday #ShowUsYourBlue
Jun 27 – National HIV Testing Day #NHTD #HIVTestingDay #DoingItMyWay

MAY 2019
Mental Health Month #MHM2019 #4Mind4Body #MentalHealthMonth
Hepatitis Awareness Month #HepAware19
Trauma Awareness Month (Delaware)
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May 4 – Silence the Shame Self Care Saturday #silencetheshame
May 5-11 – Children’s Mental Health Awareness Week #CMHAW19 #ChildrensMentalHealthMatters
May 6 – National Children’s Mental Awareness Day #CMHAD2019 #HeroesOfHope
May 12-18 – SAMHSA’s National Prevention Week #NPW2019 #PreventionChampion
May 12-18 – National Women’s Health Week #NWHW #FindYourHealth
May 13-19 – Mental Health Awareness Week (UK) #MHAW19 #MentalHealthAwarenessWeek
May 14-20 – National Alcohol & Other Drug-Related Birth Defects Awareness Week
May 18 – HIV Vaccine Awareness Day #HVAD
May 19 – National Hepatitis Testing Day #HepTestingDay
May 19 – National Asian & Pacific Islander HIV/Awareness Day #APIMay19
May 20 – National Older Adult Mental Health Awareness Day #
May 27 – No Menthol Sunday #NMS2019
May 31 – World No Tobacco Day #WNTD #NoTobacco

APRIL 2019
Alcohol Awareness Month #AlcoholAwarenessMonth #AlcoholFree
Distracted Driving Awareness Month #JustDrive #DDAM
Minority Health Month #NMHM19
Sexual Assault Awareness Month #SAAM
STD Awareness Month #STDMonth
Stress Awareness Month #NoStress #SelfCare
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Apr 2 – Sexual Assault Awareness Day of Action #SAAM
Apr 1-7 – National Public Health Week #NPHW
Apr 1-7 – Teen Health Week
Apr 5-7 – Alcohol-Free Weekend
Apr 7 – World Health Day #HealthForAll
Apr 10 – National Youth HIV and AIDS Awareness Day #NYHAAD
Apr 11 – National Alcohol Screening Day #NASD
Apr 16 – National Healthcare Decisions Day #NHDD
Apr 18 – National Transgender HIV Testing Day #NTHTD
Apr 27 – National Prescription Drug Take-Back Day

MARCH 2019
National Problem Gambling Awareness Month #AwarenessPlusAction
National Women’s History Month #loveisrespect
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Mar 8 – International Women’s Day #BalanceforBetter
Mar 10 – National Women and Girls HIV/AIDS Awareness Day #NWGHAAD
Mar 20 – Kick Butts Day #KickButtsDay
Mar 20 – National Native HIV/AIDS Awareness Day #NNHAAD
Mar 24 – World Tuberculosis Day #EndTB #ItsTime #WorldTBDay
Mar 25-29 – LGBT Health Awareness Week #LGBTHealth

FEBRUARY 2019
African American History Month #BlackHistoryMonth
National Condom Month #CondomMonth
Teen Dating Violence Awareness Month #loveisrespect
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Feb 1 – National Wear Red Day  #GoRedWearRed #WearRedandGive
Feb 4 – SAMHSA’s 15th Annual Prevention Day #PreventionDay
Feb 7 – National Black HIV/AIDS Awareness Day #NBHAAD
Feb 10-16 – Children of Addiction Awareness Week #CelebratingHopeAndHealingForALifetime #COAWeek2019
Feb 14 – National Condom Day
Feb 18-22 – Through with Chew Week #TWCW2019 #ThroughWithChewWeek
Feb 21 – Great American Spit Out

JANUARY 2019
National Stalking  Awareness Month #NSAW2019
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Jan 22-27 – National Drug and Alcohol Facts Week #NDAFW
Jan 24 – National Drug and Alcohol Chat Day