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Annual National Community Awareness Events in Australia:

This list is only a suggestion; it is by no means exhaustive. Each local church community needs to discern what is most suitable for them. All of the events on the list are great times to ensure that appropriate prayers for mental health issues are part of worship. Any day is a good day to show support! (Check the websites for these events for the exact dates on which they fall each year.)

Brain Awareness Week / Spark of Life Week

MARCH

National Youth Week

APRIL

Schizophrenia Awareness Week

MAY

National White Wreath Day

MAY

Refugee Week

JUNE

Missing Persons Week

FIRST WEEK OF AUGUST

Homeless Persons Week

AUGUST

Seniors Week

AUGUST

Child Protection Week Early

SEPT

Body Image & Eating Disorders Awareness Week

SEPT

Disability Action Week

SEPT

World Suicide Prevention Day

10TH SEPT

R U OK Day

SEPT

Dementia Awareness Week

SEPT

Anxiety & Depression Awareness Month

OCT

Mental Health Week

OCT

World Mental Health Day

10TH OCT

Sock It To Suicide Week

OCT

Anti-poverty Week

OCT

Carers Week

OCT

Veteran’s Health Week

OCT

Postnatal Depression Awareness Week

LATE NOV

Social Inclusion Week

LATE NOV

Please share this list with members of the different groups within your church community. Especially try to ensure that those who are involved with updating the webpage; printing the newsletters, and leading the prayers of intercession have a copy.






















































Please share this list with members of the different groups within your church community. Especially try to ensure that those who are involved with updating the webpage; printing the newsletters, and leading the prayers of intercession have a copy.