Public Health news: Public Health campaigns

June 2023

Find out more about the Public Health campaigns we're supporting this quarter.

Better Health and Every Mind Matters

Getting healthy isn't about making big changes that don't stick. Little swaps each day can make a real difference and are easier to keep up.

We've got ideas to get you started today.

Our mental health is just as important as our physical health and we lots of advice and tools to help you manage yours.

Find out more at Better Health and Every Mind Matters.

National Smile Month (15 May - 15 June)

The theme this year is Brush for Better Health.

Find out more National Smile Month.

Volunteer Week (1 - 7 June)

This year's theme is Celebrate and Inspire.

Find out more Volunteer Week.

Carer's Week Week (5 - 11 June)

This year's theme is 'Recognising and supporting carers in the community'

Find out more Carer's Week.

Men's Health Week (12 - 18 June)

This year's theme is Men's Health and the Internet.

Find out more Men's Health Week.

Diabetes Week (12 - 18 June)

This year's theme is celebrating everything that makes you, you. Because you're so much more than your numbers.

Find out more Diabetes Week.

Learning Disability Week (19 - 25 June)

This year is all about showing the world the incredible things that people with a learning disability can achieve, smashing misconceptions about what people can do and shining a light on the stigma many still face every day.

Find out more Learning Disability Week.

Health Information Week (3 -9 July)

High quality health information can have a huge impact on people's ability to stay healthy and manage illnesses effectively, giving them a better quality of life.

The themes for 2023 are:

  • Monday 3 July - Health Literacy
  • Tuesday 4 July - Mental Health and Wellbeing
  • Wednesday 5 July - Women's Health
  • Thursday 6 July - Social Prescribing
  • Friday 7 July - Children's Health
  • Saturday 8 July - Cost of Living
  • Sunday 9 July - Shared Decision Making

Find out more Health Information Week.

 Alcohol Awareness Week (3 - 9 July)

This year's theme is 'Alcohol and cost'.

Find out more Alcohol Awareness Week.

World Breastfeeding Week (1 - 7 August)

This year's theme is breastfeeding and employment / work.

Find out more World Breastfeeding Week (1st-7th August).