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Disability Awareness: Information and Program Dates Document List

This page contains the full list of articles and documents from the Disabled World Awareness category. Though topics may have since been updated they are listed by their original publish date, with the most recent documents first.

Publication List

2017-09-19World Cerebral Palsy Day
2017-06-03Global Clubfoot Initiative to End Clubfoot Disability
2017-04-30Cri du Chat Syndrome Awareness Week - Striped Socks Campaign
2017-04-05Parkinson's Awareness: 200 Years Since The Disease First Identified
2017-02-13My Sibling Doll - Disability Awareness Educational Dolls
2017-01-26October 5th Is American Veterans Disabled for Life Awareness Day
2017-01-04Heart Valve Disease Awareness Day
2016-11-17Antibiotic Awareness Week - The Battle Against Superbugs
2016-10-07Halloween Teal Pumpkin Project for Food Allergy Awareness
2016-04-12Neuropathy Action Awareness Day - Event
2016-03-31Do Awareness Days Make a Difference
2016-03-12World Down Syndrome Day: Down Syndrome in the Workplace
2016-02-15Heart Failure Awareness Week: Spices of Life! Healthy Living with Heart Failure
2015-10-30Major International Firms Agree to Promote Inclusion of Persons with Disabilities
2015-09-16Global Usher Syndrome Awareness Day
2015-06-14People with Disabilities and Suicide Awareness
2015-05-04List of Physically Disabled World Leaders & Politicians
2015-04-17Are Health Awareness Days Useful
2015-04-15World Hemophilia Day - Global Online Family Tree Project
2015-03-09Awareness Ribbons Chart: Color and Meaning of Awareness Ribbon Causes
2015-02-13Rare Disease Day Awareness February 28 - 29th
2015-01-26Peri-Anesthesia Nurses Awareness Week
2015-01-21Reducing Stigma of Facial Paralysis
2015-01-14Cytomegalovirus Education and Awareness Research Grants
2014-12-03NCD International Day of Persons with Disabilities Statement
2014-12-03U.S. Army Medicine Civilian Corps International Day of Persons with Disabilities
2014-10-09Next Big Step: Starkloff Disability Institute Celebrates National Disability Employment Awareness Month
2014-09-11Falls Prevention Awareness Day - September 23 - First Day of Fall
2014-09-03National Spinal Cord Injury Awareness Month
2014-04-01Over a Million Americans Currently Caring for Recently Wounded Troops
2013-12-13Wreaths Across America: Trucking Industry Comes Together to Support Veterans
2013-11-15Senior Driver Safety Awareness Week - Dec 2 - 6
2013-09-14Black Bone Disease - It's Time for a Cure
2013-01-23Rheumatoid Arthritis Awareness Day
2012-12-03International Day of People with Disabilities (Formerly World Disabled Day)
2012-10-08Awareness for Employees with Disabilities - U.S. Postal Service
2012-04-022012 World Autism Awareness Day - Presidential Proclamation
2011-12-01International Day of Persons with Disabilities Dec 3, 2011 - Statement by NCD
2011-09-01Disability Awareness Video Shorts - Voices Beyond the Mirror
2011-05-06Bladder Cancer Awareness Day - May 7
2011-05-03May is Older Americans Month
2011-05-03May is Speech and Hearing Awareness Month
2011-05-02May is National Arthritis Awareness Month
2011-04-30List of Health and Disability Awareness Days, Weeks and Months
2011-04-28Canada Proclaims April 29 World Primary Immunodeficiency Day
2011-03-23Hearing Education and Awareness Campaign - AARP
2011-02-11National Heart Failure Awareness Week
2011-02-08Disabled Adults Get the Boot in Education - The Forgotten Population
2010-11-09Gains in COPD Awareness
2010-10-28Disability Mentoring Day at Bill Cramer Chevrolet Cadillac Buick GMC
2010-10-26Disability Awareness Campaign Featuring Tanja Kiewitz is an Overnight Success
2010-10-18AAPD Announces 2010 Disability Mentoring Day Launch
2010-10-07OCD Awareness Week - Remuda Ranch
2010-10-03Cole Choken Mexico to Calgary Cancer Awareness Run
2010-09-25Plasma Donors to be Recognized for Lifesaving Contribution
2010-09-18Dementia Awareness Week - NSW Australia
2010-09-14National Gout Campaign - The Arthritis Foundation
2010-09-08ADHD Organizations Join Forces for ADHD Awareness Week
2010-09-0110 minutes Could Prevent a Third of Road Deaths
2010-08-30Parkinson's Awareness Week - Australian Disability News
2010-08-22Bicyclist Rides from Alaska to Florida
2010-08-17Top Models Step for Fashion Targets Breast Cancer Cause
2010-08-17National Bullying Prevention Month - October
2010-08-15Awareness for Depression with Walk Across the United States
2010-08-14Understand New Equality Act - Guide for Businesses
2010-08-12Rothbarts Foot Awareness Week Promotes Understanding of Little Known Cause of Chronic Pain
2010-06-09The Signs of Bullying - What to Look for if You Suspect Your Child is Being Bullied
2010-05-27Making Your Swimming Pool Safe for Summer
2010-05-26Awareness Bracelets: Colors, Causes and Meanings
2010-05-17National Neuropathy Week to Feature Empire State Building Lighting
2010-05-08Educating the Public about Depression and Disability
2010-05-06Top 10 Things That Annoy People Who Use Wheelchairs - Christopher & Dana Reeve Foundation
2010-05-06Disability Etiquette and Awareness Information
2010-05-04Get Moving - May is National Arthritis Awareness Month
2010-04-12Paralyzed Veterans of America Awareness Week
2010-03-29Safeway's People with Disabilities Campaign
2010-02-19Healthcare Professionals Climb Mt. Kilimanjaro
2009-11-17NFB Partners with Santa to Promote Braille Letters this Christmas
2009-10-31Enable America Declares November Disabled Veteran Employment Mentoring Month
2009-10-20Obama - National Disability Employment Awareness Month 2009
2009-10-20Today is World Osteoporosis Day - 20 Oct 2009
2009-10-13World MRSA Awareness Month
2009-10-08Celebrate World Sight Day to Help Prevent Blindness
2009-10-06Education Secretary Duncan on National Disability Employment Awareness Month
2009-10-02Demi Lovato and Bullying Prevention Awareness Week
2009-10-01October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month
2009-09-19Enable America Supports Disability Mentoring Day
2009-09-09Health Care Reform, The Community Choice Act, and People with Disabilities
2009-08-28Sheltering Arms TV Documentary Celebrates National Rehabilitation Awareness Week
2009-08-06AA and AAPD Announce Altitude Award
2009-08-03Car Show Community Awareness Event Success for SOFTIN
2009-07-06Disability Awareness Day
2009-06-18June Is Brain Injury Awareness Month In Canada
2009-04-21Paralysis Community Map Raises Paralysis Awareness
2009-04-10Child Abuse and Neglect of Children with Disabilities
2009-04-02Safeway, Easter Seals and Special Olympics Launch Fundraising Campaign for Disabilities
2009-03-14Brain Injury Awareness Week Should be Every Day
2009-02-08When You Meet a Blind Person
2009-02-01Wheelchair Etiquette - Disability Awareness
2009-01-31Self Injury Awareness Information
2009-01-28Teaching Kids Disability Etiquette
2009-01-28Down Syndrome Awareness
2009-01-28Language of Disability Awareness
2009-01-27The Silver Awareness Ribbon Campaign





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