National Health Month Observances

June Health Month Observances

June 1 – July 4
Fireworks Safety Month

Prevent Blindness
211 West Wacker Drive, Suite 1700
Chicago, IL 60606
(800) 331-2020
(312) 363-6001
(312) 363-6052 Fax
[email protected]
www.preventblindness.org
Materials available
Contact: PBA Vision Health Resource Center
June 1 – 30

Cataract Awareness Month

Prevent Blindness
211 West Wacker Drive, Suite 1700
Chicago, IL 60606
(800) 331-2020
(312) 363-6001
(312) 363-6052 Fax
[email protected]
www.preventblindness.org 
Materials available
Contact: PBA Vision Health Resource Center
June 1 – 30

Men’s Health Month

Men’s Health Network
P.O. Box 75972
Washington, DC 20013
(202) 543-6461 x101
(202) 543-2727 Fax
[email protected]
www.menshealthmonth.org
Materials available
Contact: Theresa Morrow
June 1 – 30

Myasthenia Gravis Awareness Month

Myasthenia Gravis Foundation of America, Inc.
355 Lexington Avenue, 15th Floor
New York, NY 10017
(800) 541-5454
(212) 370-9047 Fax
[email protected]
www.myasthenia.org/AboutMGFA/MGFANews.aspx 
Materials available
Contact: None designated
June 1 – 30

National Aphasia Awareness Month

National Aphasia Association
P.O. Box 87
Scarsdale, NY 10583
(800) 922-4622
(212) 267-2814
(212) 267-2812 Fax
[email protected]
www.aphasia.org
Materials available
Contact: None designated
June 1 – 30

National Congenital Cytomegalovirus Awareness Month

National CMV Foundation
P.O. Box 630044
Highlands Ranch, CO 80163
(203) 507-8709
[email protected]
www.nationalcmv.org
Materials available
Contact: Kristen Spytek
June 1 – 30

National Safety Month

National Safety Council
1121 Spring Lake Drive
Itasca, IL 60143-3201
(800) 621-7615
(630) 775-2307
(630) 285-1315 Fax
[email protected]
www.nsc.org/act/events/Pages/national-safety-month.aspx
Materials available
Contact: Susan Evangelou
June 1 – 30

National Scleroderma Awareness Month

Scleroderma Foundation
300 Rosewood Drive, Suite 105
Danvers, MA 01923
(800) 722-HOPE (722-4673)
(978) 777-1313 Fax
[email protected]
scfo.convio.net/site/PageServer?pagename=SAW_ias
Materials available
Contact: National Office or Local Chapters
June 5 – 11

National Rip Current Awareness Week

National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration National Weather Service
Analyze, Forecast and Support Office
1325 East West Highway, Room 13142
Silver Spring, MD 20910
(301) 427-9348
[email protected]
www.ripcurrents.noaa.gov 
Materials available
Contact: Deborah Jones
June 5

National Cancer Survivors Day ®

National Cancer Survivors Day Foundation
P.O. Box 682285
Franklin, TN 37068
(615) 794-3006
[email protected]
www.ncsd.org
Materials available
Contact: None designated
June 13 – 19

Men’s Health Week

Men’s Health Network
P.O. Box 75972
Washington, DC 20013
(202) 543-6461 x101
(202) 543-2727 Fax
[email protected]
www.menshealthmonth.org/week/index.html
Materials available
Contact: Theresa Morrow
June 19 – 25

National Lightning Safety Awareness Week

National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration National Weather Service
Analyze, Forecast and Support Office
1325 East West Highway, Station 13456
Silver Spring, MD 20910
(301) 427-9798
[email protected]
www.lightningsafety.noaa.gov
Materials available
Contact: Charlie Woodrum
June 19

World Sickle Cell Day

African American Blood Drive and Bone Marrow Registry for Sickle Cell Disease Awareness
P.O. Box 1275
Inglewood, CA 90308-1275
(323) 750-1087
[email protected]
www.worldsicklecellday.webs.com
Materials available
Contact: Nita Thompson
Recommend0 recommendationsPublished in Force for Health® Network News, National Health Month Observance

Related Articles

5 Essential Frameworks for Preventing Violent Child Death

The U.S. has a violent child death problem. Developing strategies to prevent violent child deaths death from firearms and traffic crashes is a demanding task that requires consideration of numerous upstream, interrelated, and tangential issues. To help safety advocates develop strategies to prevent violent child death, we compiled five frameworks to help: Understand and explain …
The post 5 Essential Frameworks for Preventing Violent Child Death appeared first on Salud America.

Responses