July
1
Mon

Dry July

Dry July is a fundraiser that challenges you to go alcohol-free and raise funds for people affected by cancer. Funds raised for Dry July will benefit Look Good Feel Better, a charity that provides free, community-based programmes for any person, facing any cancer, at any time.

July
1
Mon

Women's Refuge Awareness month

Help prevent and stop family violence in New Zealand.

July
24
Wed

Whānau Whānui Hui-ā-tau

Hāpai welcomes you to its Annual Whānau Whānui Hui-ā-tau, a time to celebrate the successes, learnings and challenges within Māori Public Health.

August
1
Thu

World Breastfeeding Week

Set every August for the first seven days of the month, World Breastfeeding Week aims to highlight the huge benefits that breastfeeding can bring to both the health and welfare of babies, as well as a wider push for maternal health, focusing on good nutrition, poverty reduction and food security.

August
19
Mon

Toitū Hauora Māori Health Leadership Summit

This years Annual Toitū Hauora Māori Health Leadership Summit theme is Courageous Leadership.

August
25
Sun

Daffodil Day

Daffodil Day is Cancer Society’s most important annual fundraiser. The money raised is used to support patients with cancer and their families, fund breakthrough cancer research and help reduce the incidence of cancer for our children and grandchildren.

September
1
Sun

Breathe Better September

Breathe Better September is a national campaign to raise awareness of respiratory conditions in New Zealand. The campaign encourages all Kiwis to show their support for better breathing and healthy lungs and to start thinking about how they can improve their respiratory health.

September
1
Sun

Blue September Month for Prostate Cancer

Blue September is the Prostate Cancer Foundation’s annual national awareness and fundraising campaign. Every little bit helps to provide support, campaign for greater awareness, and advocate for better diagnosis and treatment outcomes.

September
1
Sun

Cervical Screening Awareness Month

National Screening Unit's aim will be to convince any woman overdue on their smear, to get one, with the main focus on our priority group women and women between 25-39 years old. Cervical Screening Awareness Month is held to encourage women to get their smear test.

September
2
Mon

Gambing Harm Awareness week

Gambling Harm Awareness week takes place on the first week of September, this event is help to help raise awareness around the dangers of gambling, to encourage and enspire people to slow down/quit and to try put gambling addictions to an end in our communities. This years theme is still yet to e announced.