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January 2024
National Quality of Life Month
National Mentoring Month 
Jan 7 ― I am Mentor Day 
Jan 15 ―Dr. Martin Luther King Day of Service
Jan 27 ―International Holocaust Remembrance Day
Jan 29 ―SAMHSA’s 20th Annual Prevention Day

February 2024
Black History Month
National Teen Dating Violence Awareness Month
Feb 2 ― National Wear Red Day
Feb 7-13 ― African Heritage & Health Week
Feb 7 ― National Black HIV/AIDS Awareness Day
Feb 11-17 ― Children of Alcoholics Awareness Week
Feb 14 ― National Condom Awareness Day
Feb 14 ― National Donor Day
Feb 19-23 ― Through with Chew Week
Feb 22 ― Great American Spit Out

MARCH 2024
National Problem Gambling Awareness Month 
National Women’s History Month
Social Work Month 
Mar 1 ―Self-Injury Awareness Day
Mar 6 ― Black Balloon Day
Mar 8 ― International Women’s Day
Mar 10 ― National Women and Girls HIV/AIDS Awareness Day 
Mar 18-24, 2024 ― LGBT Health Awareness Week
Mar 18-24, 2024 ― National Drug and Alcohol Facts Week
Mar 20 ― National Native HIV/AIDS Awareness Day
Mar 24 ― World Tuberculosis Day
Mar 31Take Down Tobacco National Day of Action
Mar 31 ―Transgender Day of Visibility

APRIL 2024
Alcohol Awareness Month
National Minority Health Month
National Distracted Driving Awareness Month
Sexual Assault Awareness Month 
Autism Awareness/Acceptance Month
Sexual Assault Awareness Prevention Month
Stress Awareness Month

Apr 1-7 ― National Public Health Week
Apr 2 ― SAAM Day of Action 
Apr 9-15  STD Awareness Week 
Apr 10 ― National Youth HIV and AIDS Awareness Day 
Apr 11-17 ― Black Maternal Health Week 
Apr 14 ― RAINN Day
Apr 16-22 ― National Volunteer Week 
Apr 18 ― National Transgender HIV Testing Day
Apr 29 ― National Drug Take-Back Day

MAY 2024
Asian American, Native Hawaiian & Pacific Islander Heritage Month ##AANHPILegacy #AANHPIHM (Ways to Celebrate)
Mental Health Awareness Month [NAMI]  #mham2024 #MentalHealthMonth #MHM #MoreThanEnough
Mental Health Month [MHA] #LookAround #LookWithin #MHM2023
Hepatitis Awareness Month #HepatitisAwarenessMonth
National Trauma Awareness Month #NTAM2023 #ATSTrauma
National Teen Self Esteem Month #
May 1 Black Children’s Mental Health Awareness Day #
May 2, 2024 National Older Adult Mental Health Awareness Day #OAMHAD
May 5 National Silence the Shame Day 
May 6-12 National Nurses Week #NNW2024
May 5-11, 2024 Children’s Mental Health Acceptance Week #CMHAW23 #AcceptAdvocateAct
May 12-18, 2024 SAMHSA’s National Prevention Week #NPW2023
May 6-10, 2024 Teacher Appreciation Week #
May 7, 2024 National Fentanyl Awareness Day #NationalFentanylAwarenessDay #JustSayKNOW
May 9, 2024 National Children’s Mental Awareness Day 
May 16 National Mental Health Action Day 
May 16, 2024 National Honor Our LGBT Elders Day #LGBTEldersDay
May 17 International Day Against Homophobia, Transphobia and Biphobia #IDAHOBIT2024
May 18 HIV Vaccine Awareness Day #HVAD
May 19 National AI&PI HIV/AIDS Awareness Day #APIMay24 #NAPIHAAD
May 19 National Hepatitis Testing Day #HepAware23 #HepTestingDay
May 19, 2024 No Menthol Sunday #NMS2023 #NoMentholSunday
May 24 World Schizophrenia Awareness Day
May 31 World No Tobacco Day #WNTD


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