Diversity Calendar

Are you planning events or communications to celebrate diversity within your organisation? Or wanting to link your internal initiatives to dates that are recognised nationally or internationally?  

Our Diversity Calendar provides a handy look ahead at key diversity dates, with links taking you directly to the relevant website for further details.  The Calendar is updated on a rolling basis every month as new dates are confirmed.  

October 2017

Whole month: Black History Month UK

1st: International Day of Older Persons

2nd - 6th: National Work Life Week

9th - 15th: Baby Loss Awareness Week

10th: World Mental Health Day

11th: National Coming Out Day

16th: National Adoption Week

18th: Anti-Slavery Day and World Menopause Day

22nd: International Stammering Awareness Day

27th: National Mentoring Day

November 2017

Whole month: Movember Men's Health Awareness

1st: National Stress Awareness Day

13th - 17th: Anti-Bullying Week

19th: International Men's Day

20th: Universal Children's Day

24th: Carers Rights Day

December 2017

3rd: International Day of Persons with Disabilities

5th: International Volunteer Day

January 2018

February 2018

Whole month: LGBT History month

tbc: Children's Mental Health Week

March 2018

Whole month: Women's History month

8th: International Women's Day

11th: Mother's Day

21st: International Day for the Elimination of Racial Discrimination

31st: International Transgender Day

tbc: LGBT Adoption & Fostering week

tbc: National Apprenticeship Week

April 2018

Whole month: Stress Awareness month

7th: World Health Day

28th: World Day for Safety & Health at Work

May 2018

7th - 13th: Mental Health Awareness Week

15th: International Day of Families

tbc: Foster Care Fortnight

tbc: National Childrens Day

tbc: Learning at Work Week

tbc: Green Ribbon Campaign

June 2018

1st - 7th: Volunteers Week

tbc: Child Safety Week

tbc: Carers Week

tbc: Men's Health Week

17th: Father's Day

tbc: Go Home on Time Day

July 2018

tbc: London Pride 

August 2018

tbc: World Breastfeeding Week

September 2018

Whole month: Menopause Awareness Month (UK)

5th: International Day of Charity

tbc: City Giving Day

tbc: National Inclusion Week

tbc: World's Biggest Coffee Morning by Macmillan

tbc: World Suicide Prevention Day

Want to suggest a date that isn't shown below? Please drop us an email.

Want to advertise your own event?  Members are welcome to submit their own events if these are open to external attendees - please get in touch.