Outreach & Events

National Observances

  • January

  • National Folic Acid Week
  • Cervical Health Awareness Month
  • National Birth Defects Prevention Month
  • National Eye Care Month
  • National Glaucoma Awareness Month
  • February

  • American Heart Month
  • National Cancer Prevention Month
  • National Children’s Dental Health Month
  • Teen Dating Violence Awareness Month
  • National Condom Month
  • March

  • Stress Awareness Month
  • National Colorectal Cancer Month
  • National Nutrition Month
  • April

  • Cancer Control Month
  • Alcohol Awareness Month
  • National Child Abuse Prevention Month
  • National STD’s/Family Planning Month
  • National Infant Immunization Week
  • National Public Health Week
  • NC Public Health Month
  •  May

  • Arthritis Awareness Month
  • National Asthma & Allergy Awareness Month
  • Mental Health Month
  • Hepatitis Awareness Month
  • National Employee Health & Fitness Day
  • National High Blood Pressure Education Month
  • National Physical Fitness & Sports Month
  • National Teen Pregnancy Prevention Month
  • Women’s Health Week
  • June

  • Men’s Health Month
  • Fireworks Safety Month
  • National Safety Month
  • July

    August

  • National Breastfeeding Month
  • National Immunization Awareness Month
  • September

  • Infant Mortality Awareness Month
  • Fruit & Veggies More Matters Month
  • Prostate Cancer Awareness Month
  • Children’s Eye Health and Safety Month
  • National Cholesterol Education Month
  • National Food Safety Education Month
  • National Preparedness Month
  • October

  • Domestic Violence Awareness Month
  • Health Literacy Month
  • Child Health Month
  • Family Health Month
  • Healthy Babies Month
  • National Breast Cancer Awareness Month
  • National Family Sexuality Education Month
  • National Health Education Week
  • National Sudden Infant Death Syndrome (SIDS) Awareness Month
  • November

  • American Diabetes Month
  • Great American Smoke Out Month- 21st
  • National Alzheimer’s Disease Month
  • December

  • World Aids Day 1st
  • AIDS Awareness Month
  • Safe Toys & Gifts Month
  • World Health Day