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Special Awareness Days

We've collected a list of annual special awareness months, weeks and days recognized in Canada. You can also check out what's going on in your community by browsing our Event Listings.

If you know of an annual awareness program that is recognized provincially, federally or internationally, let us know. We'd be happy to add it to our calendar. 

March (Month)

Children's Wish Month; BC & Yukon; Children's Wish Month

Easter Seals Month; Ontario; Easter Seals Society

Fraud Prevention Month; International; Competition Bureau Canada

Juvenile Arthritis Awareness Month; National; The Arthritis Society

Kidney Month; National; Kidney Foundation of Canada

Liver Health Month; National; Canadian Liver Foundation

National Colorectal Cancer Awareness Month; National; Colorectal Cancer Association of Canada

National Epilepsy Month; National; Epilepsy Foundation

National Nutrition Month; National; Dietitians of Canada

National Social Work Month; National; Canadian Association of Social Workers

Red Cross Month; National; Canadian Red Cross

Youth Science Festival Month; National; Youth Science Foundation Canada