A quick run-down of the Days, Weeks and a Fortnight coming up in February.
The whole of February
LGBT History month
The theme this year is Peace, Activism and Reconciliation. The aim of the event is to promote LGBT equality, and there are resources and other information on their website.
Fizz Free February
Weeks and Fortnights
Children’s Mental Health Week, 4-10 Feb
Encouraging children to take steps to be healthy inside and out. See their website for resources and information.
Tinnitus Awareness Week, 4-10 Feb
This year’s theme is Tinnitus and Isolation, aiming to reach new people with the condition, and support them. See the Tinnitus Association website for details.
Eating Disorders Awareness Week, 25 Feb to 3 March
Real stories of beating eating disorders, breaking down stereotypes and myths, and spotlighting sources of help. See the website for more info.
Fairtrade Fortnight, 25 Feb to 10 March
Celebrating and putting the spotlight on small food producers, to help them get a fair deal. More information on their website.
Safer Internet Day – 5 February
The theme this year is Together for a better Internet See their website for full details and find out how you can take part. #SaferInternetDay2019
International Epilepsy Day – 11 Feb
Raising awareness of epilepsy around the world, celebrating and highlighting the issues. See the website for details.
Rare Disease Day – 28 Feb
Raising awareness of rare diseases and their impact, among the public, plus policy makers and researchers. See their website for details.