Brain Injury Awareness Month in Canada
Brain Injury Awareness Month in Canada is held on June 1. This event in the first decade of the month June is annual. Help us
With over 20,000 Canadians being hospitalized each year with an acquired traumatic brain injury (per Government of Canada website) there is a huge need for public education around the prevention and impact of traumatic brain injuries. June is Brain Injury Awareness Month in Canada.
Brain Injury Canada is a national charitable organization focused on education, awareness, and advocacy for the brain injury community.
Similar holidays and events, festivals and interesting facts
World Milk Day on June 1 (is a day established by the Food and Agriculture Organization [FAO] of the United Nations to recognise the importance of milk as a global food. It has been observed on June 1 each year since 2001);
The day of healthy eating and refusal of excess eating in Russia on June 2 (celebrated since 2011);
Day of patients with myasthenia gravis in Argentina on June 2 (Myasthenia gravis is a neurological disorder characterized by pathologically rapid fatigue of striated muscles);
European Dental Technicians Day on June 2 (Celebrated on the first Friday of June);
World Clubfoot Day on June 3 (an initiative of the Ponseti International Association to commemorate the birthday of Ignacio Ponseti [1914-2009], the pioneer of the Ponseti technique for clubfoot);
National Health and Fitness Day in Canada on June 3 (the first Saturday in June)