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Use our events calendar to help your wellbeing planning

There's a lot going on in the world of wellbeing. Choose from the events listed below to see what you could do in your workplace.

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Get immunised in April

The start of the 'flu season' is a good time to highlight ‘fight the flu’ messages in your workplace and promote getting a flu vaccine.

World Day for Safety and Health at Work

This is an annual international campaign to promote safe, healthy and decent work.

NZ Immunisation Week

NZ Immunisation Week runs from April 29 - May 5 2019. This year the theme is Protected Together, focusing on making sure we are all protected against serious, preventable diseases.

Quit for life in May

With World Smokefree Day at the end of the month, why not make May a smokefree month?

Pink Shirt Day - stand up against bullying

Wear a pink shirt on Friday 26 May 2017 and stand together against bullying.

World Smokefree Day

World Smokefree Day is about celebrating being smokefree and working towards smokefree/auahi kore lives for New Zealanders.

June is Men's Health Month

Men’s Health Month is a great time to encourage men to start talking about their health – a simple thing that could save hundreds of lives every year.

Bowel Cancer Awareness Month

Bowel Cancer Awareness Month encourages New Zealanders to have that awkward conversation about our country's most common cancer.

Junk Free June

Junk Free June raises money for the Cancer Society by challenging people to give up junk for the month of June.

Mid-winter protections for mental wellbeing

Find ways to help your people stay mentally well in the middle of winter - perhaps including giving up alcohol for Dry July.

It may be winter, so move indoors!

Ways you can encourage your people to get out and move more, even through the depths of winter.

Winter’s nearly over – get up and move more!

Check out our Sit Less, Move More resources, including our Sit Less Move More campaign, our Stair Challenge to ‘climb’ iconic New Zealand landmarks, and various colourful posters to get people moving, even during the winter months.

Aotearoa New Zealand Breastfeeding Week

The Aotearoa New Zealand Breastfeeding Week is part of a global event celebrating breastfeeding.

Breathe Better September

From the Asthma Foundation, Breathe Better September is a national campaign to raise awareness of respiratory conditions in New Zealand.

Gambling Harm Awareness Week

Gambling Harm Awareness Week is the perfect time to highlight the harm that can come from gambling.

Mental Health Awareness Week

Support people who experience mental distress, while also learning how to protect your own mental wellbeing during Mental Health Awareness Week.

Breast cancer and Pink Ribbon fundraisers

As part of Breast Cancer month, the New Zealand Breast Cancer Foundation is inviting all workplaces to turn Pink for a Day on any day throughout October.

Daylight saving has arrived so get SunSmart

As Daylight Saving starts, it's a great time to remind your people to be SunSmart.

Health Literacy Month

Health Literacy Month is a time for organisations and individuals to promote the importance of understandable health information.

Movember - Help stop men dying too young

Movember is a global campaign to get men talking about health issues in general, and prostate and testicular cancer in particular.

National Oral Health Day

Like any health literacy topic, oral health is an ideal subject for workplace education. Use National Oral Health Day to spread the word about dental health.

Diabetes Action Month

A focus on diabetes awareness and prevention runs for the whole month of November, taking in World Diabetes day on November 14.

Preventing harm as summer approaches

As the season of festive cheer approaches, November is a good time to remind employees about the risk of alcohol harm, including while they're at the work 'do'.

National Oral Health Day

Like any health literacy topic, oral health is an ideal subject for workplace education. Use National Oral Health Day to spread the word about dental health.

White Ribbon Day

White Ribbon Day is the international day when people wear a white ribbon to show that they do not condone violence towards women.

Aotearoa Bike Challenge

This is a new, national bike initiative taking take place during the month of February 2017 to get people on their bikes.

Stand up and move more in February

Get active during the last official month of summer - see how you can encourage your people to stand up and move more.

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