The Office of Population Affairs is a leader in family planning and reproductive health care services, training and research.
World Breastfeeding Week
This year's theme is "A Winning Goal for Life," asserting the importance of breastfeeding promotion and support in the countdown to the Millennium Development Goals and beyond.
National Immunization Awareness Month
This annual event provides an opportunity to highlight the value of immunization across the lifespan. Activities focus on encouraging all people to protect their health by being immunized
Ovarian Cancer Awareness Month
September is Ovarian Cancer Awareness Month: learn more about different initiatives and recognition projects taking place around the country.
National Gay Men's HIV/AIDS Awareness Day
This day reflects on the heavy toll of HIV among gay and bisexual men, acknowledges the contributions they have made in the fight against HIV/AIDS, and encourages increased testing and treatment.
Suicide Prevention Week
Learn more about different events taking place nationwide to promote awareness and remembrance.
National HIV/AIDS & Aging Awareness Day
The 7th annual observance focuses on the challenging issues facing the aging population with regards to HIV prevention, testing, care, and treatment.
National Women's Health and Fitness Day
Did you know that this is the nation's largest annual health promotion event for women of all ages? It focuses awareness on the importance of regular physical activity for women.
- Office of Population Affairs
- World Breastfeeding Week
- National Immunization Awareness Month
- Ovarian Cancer Awareness Month
- National Gay Men's HIV/AIDS Awareness Day
- Suicide Prevention Week
- National HIV/AIDS & Aging Awareness Day
- National Women's Health and Fitness Day