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Wednesday, February 24, 2021 - Tuesday, March 2, 2021
February 24 - March 2
National Eating Disorder Awareness Week
Screening for Mental Health, Inc
270 Bridge Street Suite 301
Dedham, MA 02026
(781) 239-0071
(781) 431-7447 Fax
smhinfo@riversidecc.org
mentalhealthscreening.org/programs/initiatives
Materials available
Contact: None designated

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Monday, March 1, 2021 - Wednesday, March 31, 2021
March 1 - 31
Bleeding Disorders Awareness Month
National Hemophilia Foundation
7 Penn Plaza, Suite 1204
New York, NY 10001
(212) 328-3700
handi@hemophilia.org
www.hemophilia.org/Events-Educational-Programs
Materials available
Contact: None designated

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Monday, March 1, 2021 - Wednesday, March 31, 2021
March 1 - 31
National Cheerleader Safety Month
USA Cheer
6745 Lenox Center Court
Suite 300
Memphis, TN 38115
(888) 899-8964
klew@usacheer.net
www.cheersafe.org/about/national-cheerleading-safety-month
Materials available
Contact: Karen Lew

Monday, March 1, 2021 - Wednesday, March 31, 2021
March 1 - 31
National Colorectal Cancer Awareness Month
Prevent Cancer Foundation
1600 Duke Street, Suite 500
Alexandria, VA 22314
(800) 227-2732
(703) 836-4412
(703) 836-4413 Fax
pcf@preventcancer.org
preventcancer.org/our-work/colorectal-cancer-awareness-month/
Materials available
Contact: None designated

Monday, March 1, 2021 - Wednesday, March 31, 2021
March 1 - 31
National Endometriosis Awareness Month
Endometriosis Association
8585 North 76th Place
Milwaukee, WI 53223
(414) 355-2200
(414) 355-6065 Fax
cathy@ EndometriosisAssn.org
www.endometriosisassn.org
Materials available
Contact: Carol Drury

Monday, March 1, 2021 - Wednesday, March 31, 2021
March 1 - 31
National Kidney Month
National Kidney Foundation
30 East 33rd Street
New York, NY 10016
(800) 622-9010
(855) NKF-CARES (653-2273)
(212) 689-9261 Fax
nkfcares@kidney.org
www.kidney.org/content/national-kidney-month
Materials available
Contact: None designated

Monday, March 1, 2021 - Wednesday, March 31, 2021
March 1 - 31
National Nutrition Month ®
American Dietetic Association
216 West Jackson Boulevard, Suite 800
Chicago, IL 60606-6995
(312) 899-0040
permissions@eatright.org
www.eatright.org
Materials available
Contact: None designated

Monday, March 1, 2021 - Wednesday, March 31, 2021
March 1 - 31
Problem Gambling Awareness Month
National Council on Problem Gambling
730 11th Street NW, Suite 601
Washington, DC 20001
(800) 522-4700
(202) 547-9204
(202) 547-9206 Fax
keithw@ncpgambling.org
www.npgaw.org
Materials available
Contact: Keith Whyte

Monday, March 1, 2021 - Wednesday, March 31, 2021
March 1 - 31
Save Your Vision Month
American Optometric Association
243 North Lindbergh Boulevard, First Floor
St. Louis, MO 63141-7881
(703) 837-1349
ycooper@aoa.org
www.aoa.org
Materials available
Contact: Yakesha Cooper

Monday, March 1, 2021 - Wednesday, March 31, 2021
March 1 - 31
Trisomy Awareness Month
Support Organization for Trisomy 18, 13 & Related Disorders
2982 South Union Street
Rochester, NY 14624-1926
(800) 716-SOFT -7638
(585) 594-4621
(585) 594-1957 Fax
barbsoft@rochester.rr.com
www.trisomy.org
Materials available
Contact: Barb Vanherreweghe

Monday, March 1, 2021 - Wednesday, March 31, 2021
March 1 - 31
Workplace Eye Wellness Month
American Academy of Ophthalmology
P.O. Box 7424
San Francisco, CA 94120-7424
(415) 561-8534
media@aao.org
aao.org/eyesmart
Materials available
Contact: Beatrice Shelton

Thursday, March 4, 2021 - Monday, March 8, 2021
March 4 - 8
National School Breakfast Week
School Nutrition Association
2900 S. Quincy Street, Suite 700
Arlington, VA 22206
(703) 824-3000
(703) 824-3015 Fax
media@schoolnutrition.org
www.schoolnutrition.org/nsbw
Materials available
Contact: Diane Pratt-Heavner

Wednesday, March 10, 2021 - Tuesday, March 16, 2021
March 10 - 16
Patient Safety Awareness Week
National Patient Safety Foundation
268 Summer Street, 6th Floor
Boston, MA 02210
(617) 391-9900
(617) 391-9999 Fax
info@npsf.org
www.npsf.org/?page=awarenessweek
Materials available
Contact: None designated

Wednesday, March 10, 2021
March 10
National Women and Girls HIV/AIDS Awareness Day
Office on Women's Health
U.S. Department of Health and Human Services
200 Independence Avenue SW, Room 712 E
Washington, DC 20201
(202) 690-7650
(202) 401-4005 Fax
womenshealth@hhs.gov
www.womenshealth.gov/nwghaad
Materials available
Contact: None designated

Thursday, March 11, 2021 - Wednesday, March 17, 2021
March 11 - 17
Brain Awareness Week
Dana Alliance for Brain Initiatives
505 Fifth Avenue, 6th Floor
New York, NY 10017
(212) 401-1689
(212) 513-7623 Fax
bawinfo@dana.org
www.dana.org/BAW/
Materials available
Contact: Kathleen Roina

Thursday, March 11, 2021 - Wednesday, March 17, 2021
March 11 - 17
National Sleep Awareness Week ®
National Sleep Foundation
1010 North Glebe Road, Suite 420
Arlington, VA 22201
(703) 243-1697
nsf@sleepfoundation.org
www.sleepfoundation.org
Materials available
Contact: None designated

Sunday, March 14, 2021
March 14
World Kidney Day
International Society of Nephrology
ISN – Global Operations Center
Rue des Fabriques 1b
1000 Brussels, Belguim
+32 2 808 04 20
info@worldkidneyday.org
www.worldkidneyday.org
Materials available
Contact: None designated

Thursday, March 18, 2021 - Wednesday, March 24, 2021
March 18 - 24
National Poison Prevention Week
American Association of Poison Control Centers
515 King Street, Suite 510
Alexandria, VA 22314
(703) 894-1858
outreach@aapcc.org
poisonprevention.org/Poison-Prevention-Week
Materials available
Contact: None designated

Saturday, March 20, 2021
March 20
National Native American HIV/AIDS Awareness Day
National Native American AIDS Prevention Center
1031 33rd Street, Suite 270
Denver, CO 80205
(720) 382-2244
(720) 382-2248 Fax
www.nnhaad.org/
Materials available
Contact: None designated

Wednesday, March 24, 2021
March 24
World Tuberculosis Day
Stop TB Partnership (Secretariat)
World Health Organization
HTM/STB/TBP
20, avenue Appia
CH-1211 Geneva 27
SWITZERLAND
+(41) 22 791 21 11
+(41) 22 791 31 11 Fax
mediainquiries@who.int
www.stoptb.org/events/world_tb_day
Materials available
Contact: None designated

Friday, March 26, 2021
March 26
American Diabetes Alert Day
American Diabetes Association
1701 North Beauregard Street
Alexandria, VA 22311
(800) DIABETES (342-2383)
(703) 549-6995 Fax
askada@diabetes.org
www.diabetes.org/in-my-community/programs/alert-day
Materials available
Contact: None designated

Thursday, April 1, 2021 - Friday, April 30, 2021
April 1 - 30
Alcohol Awareness Month
Facing Addiction with NCADD
217 Broadway, Suite 712
New York, NY 10007
(800) NCA-CALL (622-2255) (24-Hour Helpline)
(212) 269-7797
(212) 269-7510 Fax
national@ncadd.org
www.facingaddiction.org
Materials available
Contact: None designated

Thursday, April 1, 2021 - Friday, April 30, 2021
April 1 - 30
Irritable Bowel Syndrome Awareness Month
International Foundation for Functional Gastrointestinal Disorders
PO Box 170864
Milwaukee, WI 53217
(414) 964-1799
iffgd@iffgd.org
aboutibs.org
Materials available
Contact: Ceciel Rooker

Thursday, April 1, 2021 - Friday, April 30, 2021
April 1 - 30
National Autism Awareness Month
The Autism Society
4340 East West Highway, Suite 350
Bethesda, MD 20814-3067
(800) 3–AUTISM (328-8476)
(301) 657-0881
(301) 657-0869 Fax
info@autism-society.org
www.autism-society.org
Materials available
Contact: None designated

Thursday, April 1, 2021 - Friday, April 30, 2021
April 1 - 30
National Child Abuse Prevention Month
Child Welfare Information Gateway
Children's Bureau
ACYF, HHS
1250 Maryland Avenue SW, 8th Floor
Washington, DC 20024
(800) 394-3366
info@childwelfare.gov
www.childwelfare.gov/topics/preventing/preventionmonth/
Materials available
Contact: None designated

Thursday, April 1, 2021 - Friday, April 30, 2021
April 1 - 30
National Distracted Driving Awareness Month
National Safety Council
1121 Spring Lake Drive
Itasca, IL 60143
(800) 621-7619
(630) 285-1434 Fax
customerservice@nsc.org
www.nsc.org/learn/NSC-Initiatives/Pages/distracted-driving-awareness-month.aspx
Materials available
Contact: None designated

Thursday, April 1, 2021 - Friday, April 30, 2021
April 1 - 30
National Donate Life Month
Division of Transplantation, Healthcare Systems Bureau
Health Resources and Services Administration
U.S. Department of Health and Human Services
Parklawn Building, Room 08W53A
5600 Fishers Lane
Rockville, MD 20857
(301) 443-7577
(301) 594-6095 Fax
donation@hrsa.gov
www.organdonor.gov
Materials available
Contact: Division of Transplantation Staff

Thursday, April 1, 2021 - Friday, April 30, 2021
April 1 - 30
National Facial Protection Month
American Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons
American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry
American Association of Orthodontists
9700 West Bryn Mawr Avenue
Rosemont, IL 60018
(847) 678-6200
inquiries@aaoms.org
www.aaoms.org/media/april-is-national-facial-protection-month
Materials available
Contact: AAOMS Communications

Thursday, April 1, 2021 - Friday, April 30, 2021
April 1 - 30
National Interprofessional Health Care Month
National Academies of Practice
201 E. Main Street, Suite 1405
Lexington, KY 40507
(859) 514-9184
(859) 514-9166 Fax
info@napractice.org
www.napractice.org/Advocacy/National-Interprofessional-Health-Care-Month
Contact: None designated

Thursday, April 1, 2021 - Friday, April 30, 2021
April 1 - 30
National Minority Health Month
Office of Minority Health
Tower Oaks Building
1101 Wootton Parkway
Suite 600
Rockville, MD 20852
(800) 444-6472
info@minorityhealth.hhs.gov
www.minorityhealth.hhs.gov
Materials available
Contact: Information Specialist

Thursday, April 1, 2021 - Friday, April 30, 2021
April 1 - 30
Occupational Therapy Month
American Occupational Therapy Association
4720 Montgomery Lane, Suite 200
Bethesda, MD 20814-3349
(301) 652-6611
(800) 729-2682
(800) 377-8555 TDD
praota@aota.org
www.aota.org/Conference-Events/OTMonth.aspx
Materials available
Contact: None designated

Thursday, April 1, 2021 - Friday, April 30, 2021
April 1 - 30
Oral Cancer Awareness Month
The Oral Cancer Foundation
The Bruce Paltrow Foundation
3419 Via Lido # 205
Newport Beach, CA 92663
(949) 723-4400
info@oralcancerfoundation.org
www.oralcancer.org
Materials available
Contact: None designated

Thursday, April 1, 2021 - Friday, April 30, 2021
April 1 - 30
Sexual Assault Awareness and Prevention Month
Rape, Abuse & Incest National Network (RAINN)
1220 L Street NW, Suite 505
Washington, DC 20005
(800) 656-4673
(202) 544-1034
info@rainn.org
www.rainn.org
Materials available
Contact: None designated

Thursday, April 1, 2021 - Friday, April 30, 2021
April 1 - 30
Sexual Assault Awareness Month of Action
National Sexual Violence Resource Center
2101 N. Front Street
Governor’s Plaza North, Bldg #2
Harrisburg, PA 17110
(717) 909-0710 ext. 116
(877) 739-3895 Toll Free
resources@nsvrc.org
www.nsvrc.org/saam
Materials available
Contact: Susan Sullivan

Thursday, April 1, 2021 - Friday, April 30, 2021
April 1 - 30
Sports Eye Safety Awareness Month
American Academy of Ophthalmology
P.O. Box 7424
San Francisco, CA 94120-7424
(415) 561-8534
media@aao.org
aao.org/eyesmart
Materials available
Contact: Beatrice Shelton

Thursday, April 1, 2021 - Friday, April 30, 2021
April 1 - 30
STI Awareness Month
American Sexual Health Association
P. O. Box 13827
Research Triangle Park, NC 27709-3827
(919) 361-8400
(919) 361-8425 Fax
info@ashastd.org
www.ASHAsexualhealth.org
Materials available
Contact: ASHA Media Relations Office

Thursday, April 1, 2021 - Friday, April 30, 2021
April 1 - 30
Testicular Cancer Awareness Month
Men’s Health Network
P.O. Box 75972
Washington, D.C. 20013
(202) 543-6461 Ext. 101
info@testicularcancerawarenessmonth.com
www.TesticularCancerAwarenessMonth.com
Materials available
Contact: None designated

Thursday, April 1, 2021 - Friday, April 30, 2021
April 1 - 30
Women’s Eye Health and Safety Month
Prevent Blindness
211 West Wacker Drive, Suite 1700
Chicago, IL 60606
(800) 331-2020
(312) 363-6001
(312) 363-6052 Fax
info@preventblindness.org
www.preventblindness.org/womens-eye-health-and-safety-awareness-month
Materials available
Contact: None designated

Thursday, April 1, 2021 - Wednesday, April 7, 2021
April 1 - 7
National Public Health Week – Healthiest Nation 2030: Changing Our Future Together
American Public Health Association
800 I Street NW
Washington, DC 20001-3710
(202) 777-2742
(202) 777-2534 Fax
nphw@apha.org
www.nphw.org
Materials available
Contact: None designated