22nd August 2014 -Daffodil Day
Daffodil Day is one of Australia’s best known and most popular fundraising events. Daffodil Day raises funds for Cancer Council to continue its work in cancer research, providing patient support programs and prevention programs for all Australians. Daffodil Day helps grow hope for better treatments and more survivors. For more information, click here.
24th August – 30th August 2014 – Hearing Awareness Week
Hearing Awareness Week is Australia’s annual event to raise community awareness of hearing impairment and ways to protect your hearing. The theme for 2014 is ‘How Loud is too Loud? See more at: http://www.hearingawarenessweek.org.au/
25th July 2014 -Stress Down Day
Stress Down Day is a fun and easy initiative to reduce stress and raise awareness for Lifeline. Get involved on July 25 and have fun by supporting Lifeline raise funds through the power of laughter. Click here
to know more about the event and how you can take part in Lifeline’s cause and organise your own Stress Down Day event.
27th June 2014 – Red Nose Day
Red Nose Day, held annually on the last Friday in June, is the major fundraiser for SIDS and Kids. Funds raised through Red Nose Day activities assist SIDS and Kids in providing vital services and programs to the Australian community.
9th-15th June 2014 – International Men’s Health Week
Men’s Health Week is all about celebrating the many and wonderful contributions that boys and men bring to our lives. And it’s about celebrating the many everyday achievements in our lives as boys and as men, which in turn provides opportunities to think about our health and our wellbeing in a positive way. To improve the mental, physical and social health of boys and men in Australia means working locally alongside them, and understanding how their health is shaped by the various aspects of their lives.
1st June 2014 – MS Walk & Fun Run Melbourne
The MS Walk + Fun Run is an enjoyable, healthy way to join family, friends and thousands of other enthusiastic supporters and in doing so you will help us expose the invisible disease that is MS, a devastating neurological condition where four Australians every working day are diagnosed. – See more at: http://www.msaustralia.org.au/news/events/ms-walk-fun-run-melbourne#sthash.XJFlZlM8.dpuf
21st & 29th May 2014 – PEAC Information Evenings
The PEAC Program at NorthStar is a Transition To Employment Program (TTE) funded by the Department of Human Services. The PEAC team are holding PEAC Information Evenings (21st & 29th May 2014). If you would like to find out more about PEAC, follow the link.