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The Office of Population Affairs is a leader in family planning and reproductive health care services, training and research.

National Breast Cancer
Awareness Month

While most people are aware of breast cancer, it's important to have a plan to detect the disease in its early stages! Learn more about preventive measures and how you can support others in your community.

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International Infection
Prevention Week
(October 19-25)

This observance raises awareness of the role infection prevention plays to improve patient safety. The 2014 theme is Antibiotic Resistance.

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National Latino AIDS
Awareness Day
(October 15)

To end AIDS, "commit to act" by knowing the facts, getting tested, and learning more. Find an event in your community here.

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Domestic Violence
Awareness Month

Domestic violence doesn’t discriminate. Learn more about the different events to raise awareness taking place throughout the month of October in your community.

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