The wellbeing calendar runs all through the school year with each month focusing on a theme, tying in with National and International Awareness days and weeks. See below for each theme.
Time to Talk Day - 4th February 2022
What is Time to Talk Day 2022?
Time to Talk Day is taking place on 4th February. Its aim is to get people to choose to talk about mental health and by doing so help change lives. It's a chance for all of us to open up to mental health — to talk, to listen, to change lives.
Transgender Day of Visibility 31st March 2022
Transgender Day of Visibility is an international event on 31st March dedicated to recognising the resilience and accomplishments of the transgender community. On this day, we celebrate the trans people amongst us and raise awareness about the struggles that they face, in a bid to reform society and empower this community - as it so rightly deserves.
World Mental awareness week 13-20 May 2022
Mental Health Awareness Week is an annual event when there is an opportunity for the whole of the UK to focus on achieving good mental health. The Mental Health Foundation started the event 21 years ago. Each year the Foundation continues to set the theme, organise and host the week. The event has grown to become one of the biggest awareness weeks across the UK and globally.
Nutrition & Hydration Week 14-20 June 2022
Nutrition and Hydration Week has taken place every March since 2012. In 2021, due to the global pandemic, Nutrition and Hydration Week moved to June in recognition of the pressures that health and social care systems were under at this time adn this continues in 2022. Its purpose is to bring people together to create energy, focus and fun in order to highlight and educate people on the value of food and drink in maintaining health and well being in health and social care.
Black History Month - October 2022
The theme for 2022 is "Black Health and Wellness",
Black History Month is a month-long celebration of the achievements of Black people throughout history right up to today. It is an opportunity for everyone to learn about the history and the Black community while also making strides to eradicate the inequality that still exists in society today.
Anti-Bullying Week 2022 is scheduled to take place from Monday 14th - Friday 18th November. The theme for this year’s week will be announced soon.