Key awareness days and months in 2024

  • February – LGBT+ History Month
  • 2 February – Time to Talk Day
  • 5-11 February – National Apprenticeship Week
  • 20 February – World Day of Social Justice
  • March – Women’s History Month
  • 8 March – International Women’s Day
  • April – Stress Awareness Month
  • 4 May – International Firefighters Day
  • 8-13 May – Equality, Diversity and Human Rights Week
  • 15-21 May – Mental Health Awareness Week
  • 15-21 May – Volunteers’ Week
  • June – Pride Month
  • 1-7 June – Volunteers’ Week
  • 23 June – Public Service Day
  • 29 June – Armed Forces Day
  • 15 July – Youth Skills Day
  • 17 July – World Day for International Justice
  • August – National Road Victim Month
  • 9 September – Emergency Services Day
  • September (exact date TBC) – Hidden Heroes Day
  • 29 September – National Police Memorial Day
  •  October – Black History Month
  • 10 October – World Mental Health Day
  • 11 November – Remembrance Day
  • 5 December – International Volunteer Day
  • 10 December – Human Rights Day

 

You can explore our full list of sector events in our industry events calendar.

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