Liptember is a month-long campaign dedicated to raising funds and awareness for women's mental health. Individuals are encouraged to register online pledging to wear the official Liptember lipstick throughout September, seeking sponsorship from family, friends and co-workers.

National Child Protection Week

  National Child Protection Week is held each September to promote messages of child abuse prevention and child protection. The AFP works in partnership with the National Association for the Prevention of Child Abuse and Neglect (NAPCAN) and child protection advocacy groups

White Balloon Day

White Balloon Day is a symbol of support for survivors of child sexual abuse. It first began after a public meeting in Belgium in October 1996, when 300,000 people gathered with white balloons to show public sympathy and support for the parents of girls who were sexually assaulted of a previously convicted and then released paedophile

World Suicide Prevention Day

  World Suicide Prevention Day (WSPD) is an awareness day observed on 10 September every year, in order to provide worldwide commitment and action to prevent suicides, with various activities around the world since 2003. The International Association for Suicide Prevention (IASP) collaborates with the World Health Organization (WHO) and the World Federation for Mental Health (WFMH) to host World Suicide Prevention Day.In 2011 an...

R U OK? Day

RUOK is a suicide prevention charity in Australia, reminding people that having meaningful conversations with mates and loved ones could save lives.

Sexual Violence Awareness Month

Sexual Violence Awareness Month is held each October to encourage Queenslanders to show their support for ending violence of this nature and inform those affected about the help available.

Mental Health Week

  Mental Health Awareness Week. Hosted by the Mental Health Foundation, Mental Health Awareness Week takes place from 18-24 May 2020. The theme is kindness

Week without violence

Week Without Violence is a worldwide campaign that aims to raise awareness of family violence and encourages you to think and act towards a world without violence.

Children’s Week

Children's Week celebrates the right of children to enjoy childhood. Children's Week


Movember is an annual event involving the growing of moustaches during the month of November to raise awareness of men's health issues, such as prostate cancer, testicular cancer, and men's suicide.

White Ribbon Day

CFSS Headquarters 1 Camel Lane, Carnarvon, WA

White Ribbon Day is Australia's largest awareness day, to prevent men's violence against women. Communities from all over the country come together in November to stand up, speak out and act, and say 'no' to gendered violence. White Ribbon Day has been running for 17 years, and was founded by a group of men in...

16 Days of Activism

CFSS Headquarters 1 Camel Lane, Carnarvon, WA

The 16 Days of Activism Against Gender-Based Violence is an international campaign coordinated by the Center for Women’s Global Leadership and used by activists around the world as an organizing strategy to call for the elimination of all forms of gender-based violence. It runs every year from November 25 to December 10 (Human Rights Day) and more than 6,000...