July 2020 – National Health Observances

July 1 – 31 Coronavirus Disease 2020 (COVID-19) July 1 – 31 Cord Blood Awareness Month Parent’s Guide to Cord Blood Foundation23110 Georgia AvenueBrookeville, MD 20833(301) 774-4915info@parentsguidecordblood.orgwww.parentsguidecordblood.orgMaterials available July 1 – 31 International Group B Strep Awareness Month Group B Strep International11 El Dorado CourtPomona, CA 91766(909) 620-7214(909) 620-5557 Faxinfo@gbs-intl.orgwww.groupbstrepinternational.orgMaterials…

June 2020 – National Health Observances

June 1 – 30 Coronavirus Disease 2020 (COVID-19) June 1 – 30 Alzheimer’s & Brain Awareness Month Alzheimer’s Association225 N. Michigan Ave., Fl. 17Chicago, IL 60601-7633312-335-8700media@alz.orgwww.alz.org/abam June 1 – 30 Cataract Awareness Month American Academy of OphthalmologyP.O. Box 7424San Fransisco, CA 94120-7424(415) 561-8534media@aao.orgaao.org/eyesmartMaterials availableContact: Beatrice Shelton June 1 – 30…

May 2020 – National Health Observances

May 1 – 31 Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) May 1 – 31 Arthritis Awareness Month Arthritis Foundation1355 Peachtree Street NE, Suite 600Atlanta, GA 30309(800) 283-7800(404) 965-7595 Faxcvillines@arthritis.orgwww.arthritis.orgMaterials availableContact: None designated May 1 – 31 Better Hearing and Speech Month American Speech-Language-Hearing Association2200 Research BoulevardRockville, MD 20850-3289(800) 498-8255(301) 296-5700(301) 296-8580 Faxnsslha@asha.orgwww.asha.org/bhsm/Materials…

April 2020 – National Health Observances

April 1 – 30 Alcohol Awareness Month Facing Addiction with NCADD217 Broadway, Suite 712New York, NY 10007(800) NCA-CALL (622-2255) (24-Hour Helpline)(212) 269-7797(212) 269-7510 Faxnational@ncadd.orgwww.facingaddiction.orgMaterials availableContact: None designated April 1 – 30 Irritable Bowel Syndrome Awareness Month International Foundation for Functional Gastrointestinal DisordersPO Box 170864Milwaukee, WI 53217(414) 964-1799iffgd@iffgd.orgaboutibs.orgMaterials availableContact: Ceciel Rooker April…

March 2020 – National Health Observances

March 1 – 31 Bleeding Disorders Awareness Month National Hemophilia Foundation7 Penn Plaza, Suite 1204New York, NY 10001(212) 328-3700handi@hemophilia.orgwww.hemophilia.org/Events-Educational-Programs Materials availableContact: None designated March 1 – 31 National Cheerleader Safety Month USA Cheer6745 Lenox Center CourtSuite 300Memphis, TN 38115(888) 899-8964klew@usacheer.netwww.cheersafe.org/about/national-cheerleading-safety-month Materials availableContact: Karen Lew March 1 – 31 National Colorectal Cancer Awareness…

February 2020 – National Health Observances

February 1 – 28 American Heart Month American Heart AssociationNational Center7272 Greenville AvenueDallas, TX 75231(800) AHA-USA-1(800) 242-8721+1 (214) 570-5978 Outside USwww.heart.orgMaterials availableContact: None designated February 1 – 28 International Prenatal Infection Prevention Month Group B Strep International11 El Dorado CourtPomona, CA 91766(909) 620-7214(909) 620-5557 Faxinfo@gbs-intl.orgwww.groupbstrepinternational.orgMaterials availableContact: Marti Perhach February 1…

January 2020 – National Health Observances

January 1 – 31 Cervical Health Awareness Month National Cervical Cancer CoalitionPO Box 13827Research Triangle Park, NC 27709(800) 685-5531(919) 361-8425 Faxnccc@ashasexualhealth.orgwww.nccc-online.org/hpvcervical-cancer/cervical-health-awareness-month/ January 1 – 31 National Birth Defects Prevention Month National Birth Defects Prevention Network1321 Upland Drive, Suite 1561Houston, TX 77043nbdpn@nbdpn.orgwww.nbdpn.org/bdpm.phpMaterials availableContact: Mahsa Yazdy, PhD January 1 – 31 National Glaucoma…