Dry January is a public health campaign run by Alcohol Change UK, through which millions of people commit to skipping alcohol for the month of January. Check also our guidance pages, aimed to help and support Oxford University employees.
World Cancer Day is an international awareness day organised by the Union for International Cancer Control (UICC), during which organisations and people across the world join together to raise aweness and to support those who are affected by cancer. Read also our guidance pages for employees and managers on how to get and give support on a number of health related topics.
Time to Talk Day brings people together to break the silence around mental health problems, asking everyone to start a conversation about mental health in their workplace. You may also want to take a look at our wide range of resources, aimed to help employees and managers to support each other.
World Sleep Day is an international annual event run by the World Sleep Day Committee of World Sleep Society, aimed to help those who have sleep problems, give advice and reminds us about the importance of sleep in overall health. Visit our Sleepio page and discover your sleep score and how to improve it.
World Oral Health Day (WOHD) is an international awareness day organised by FDI World Dental Federation (FDI) focused on spreading the message about good oral hygiene practices and the importance of oral health.
On Your Feet Britain is a national workplace awareness day run by the Get Britain Standing campaign in association with Active Working, which encourages workers across Britain to unite together and participate in a variety of fun and simple activities to #SitLess and #MoveMore at work.
National Walking Month is a campaign to promote the benefits of walking and it encourages people to walk more regularly. Have a look at our wellbeing pages for employees and discover places where you can go for a walk in and around Oxford.
Sun Awareness Week is a national campaign run by the British Association of Dermatologists (BAD) focused on raising awareness of the dangers of long exposure to the sunand to promote safety when outside.
Mental Health Awareness Week is the UK's national week to raise awareness of mental health, encouraging people to talk about the problems and stigmas around mental health. This year's theme is 'sleep'. Take a look at our wide range of resources about mental health.
Carers Week is a national campaign aimed in raising awareness of caring, highlight the challenges unpaid carers face and recognise the contribution they make to families and communities throughout the UK.
Clean Air Day is the UK's largest air pollution campaign, coordinated by Global Action Plan, and aimed to improve public understanding about air pollution and build awareness of how air pollution affects our health.
World Sepsis Day is a global awareness event initiated by Global Sepsis Alliance and it is focused on raising public understanding about sepsis and take action worldwide in the fight against this disease.
National Eye Health Week is a campaign that promotes the importance of eye health and the need for regular sight tests for all. Read more about eye testing on our page about display screen equipment (DSE).
National Fitness Day encourages people to celebrate the fun of fitness and physical activity across the UK. Have a look at our wellbeing pages to find out more what you can do to stay active in and around Oxford.
International Infection Prevention Week (IIPW) is an event, organised by the Association for Professionals in Infection Control and Epidemiology (APIC), aimed at raising awareness of the role vaccines play in infection prevention and protecting public health.
International Stress Awareness Day, run by un by the International Stress Management Association (ISMA), aims to make people more aware of the risk of stress, particularly in the workplace. Visit our page for more information about stress in the workplace.
Anti-Bullying Week, organised by the Anti Bullying Alliance (ABA), is a UK event aimed at raising awareness at the risk of bullying at work and elsewhere, and highlighting ways of preventing and responding to it.