List of Month-long observances

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The following is a list of notable month-long observances, recurrent months that are used by various governments, groups and organizations to raise awareness of an issue, commemorate a group or event, or celebrate something.

January[edit]

February[edit]

March[edit]

April[edit]

*National Medical Laboratory Professionals Week (NMLPW)

May[edit]

June[edit]

July[edit]

August[edit]

  • Caregivers Month
  • National Immunization Awareness Month
  • Awareness in August - Founded by Sally Birtles 2016

September[edit]

October[edit]

November[edit]

December[edit]

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Presidential Proclamation - National Mentoring Month". 2010-01-04. Retrieved 2016-07-18. 
  2. ^ Bills Passed - Parliament of Canada
  3. ^ Canada officially declares pride in its Tamils, passes Bill calling for Tamil Heritage Month - The News Minute
  4. ^ {http://stalkingawarenessmonth.org/about}
  5. ^ "Lyndon B. 18". 
  6. ^ http://www.calvin.edu/chimes/2015/02/08/february-is-turner-syndrome-awareness-month/
  7. ^ Book Masters. 2010-03-22 http://www.bookmasters.com/blog/march-is-national-reading-month. Retrieved 2017-02-15.  Missing or empty |title= (help)
  8. ^ "Eat Right". 
  9. ^ "Presidential Proclamation -- Irish-American Heritage Month, 2016". 2016-02-29. Retrieved 2016-07-18. 
  10. ^ a b c d e f "Special Emphasis Observances". National Archives. Retrieved 2016-07-18. 
  11. ^ a b c d "Heritage Month Guide". DiversityCentral. Retrieved January 4, 2014. 
  12. ^ "Presidential Proclamation - Women's History Month". 2010-03-02. Retrieved 2016-07-18. 
  13. ^ "Presidential Proclamation-- Financial Literacy Month". 2010-04-02. Retrieved 2016-07-18. 
  14. ^ "Presidential Proclamation -- National Child Abuse Prevention Month". 2010-04-01. Retrieved 2016-07-18. 
  15. ^ "National Child Abuse Prevention Month 2016". www.childwelfare.gov. Retrieved 2016-07-18. 
  16. ^ "Presidential Proclamation - National Sexual Assault Awareness Month". 2010-04-02. Retrieved 2016-07-18. 
  17. ^ "Sexual Assault Awareness Month". NSVRC. Retrieved 2016-07-18. 
  18. ^ April to be Sikh Heritage Month in Ontario - Times of India
  19. ^ Bill for Sikh Heritage Month in Ontario - Legislative Assembly of Ontario
  20. ^ "Announcements: Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis (ALS) Awareness Month – May 2011". Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. May 6, 2011. Retrieved March 29, 2012. 
  21. ^ "Presidential Proclamation -- Asian American and Pacific Islander Heritage Month, 2015". 2015-04-30. Retrieved 2016-07-18. 
  22. ^ "Presidential Proclamation -- National Mental Health Awareness Month, 2016". 2016-04-28. Retrieved 2016-07-18. 
  23. ^ "Presidential Proclamation -- National Foster Care Month, 2016". 2016-04-28. Retrieved 2016-07-18. 
  24. ^ "Presidential Proclamation -- African-American Music Appreciation Month, 2016". 2016-05-31. Retrieved 2016-07-18. 
  25. ^ "African-American Music Appreciation Month | The White House". Whitehouse.gov. 2009-06-02. Retrieved 2011-07-15. 
  26. ^ "Presidential Proclamation -- LGBT Pride Month, 2016". 2016-05-31. Retrieved 2016-07-18. 
  27. ^ "LGBT Pride Month Month | The White House". Whitehouse.gov. 2016-05-31. Retrieved 2016-07-11. 
  28. ^ "Proclamation 5219 - National Ice Cream Month and National Ice Cream Day, 1984". American Presidency Project. Retrieved 25 June 2014. 
  29. ^ a b "Presidential Proclamation -- National Hispanic Heritage Month, 2015". 2015-09-14. Retrieved 2016-07-18. 
  30. ^ "Presidential Proclamation -- National Prostate Cancer Awareness Month, 2015". 2015-08-31. Retrieved 2016-07-18. 
  31. ^ "Pain Awareness Month History" (PDF). American Chronic Pain Association. 
  32. ^ "Home - LGBTHistoryMonth.com". lgbthistorymonth.com. 
  33. ^ "Presidential Proclamation--National Cybersecurity Awareness month Dysautonomia Awareness Month Month". White House Office of the Press Secretary. Retrieved 9 October 2010. 
  34. ^ "Presidential Proclamation--National Cybersecurity Awareness Month". 2011-10-03. Retrieved 2016-07-18. 
  35. ^ "Presidential Proclamation -- National Disability Employment Awareness Month, 2015". 2015-09-30. Retrieved 2016-07-18. 
  36. ^ Template:Cities web
  37. ^ http://warriorcare.dodlive.mil/files/2016/11/SECDEF-Memo_Warrior-Care-Month.pdf Warrior Care Month
  38. ^ "Presidential Proclamation- National Native American Heritage Month". 2009-10-30. Retrieved 2016-07-18. 
  39. ^ "National Diabetes Month". Retrieved 2016-10-31. 
  40. ^ http://asq.org/world-quality-month/vision.aspx World Quality Month
  41. ^ "World Vegan Month". The Vegan Society. Retrieved 2016-11-02. 

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