Are you “aware” there are monthly, weekly, and daily holidays for just about every occasion under the sun?

To stay true to my passion to advocate wellness and celebrate recovery, following are some of the notable monthly October holidays.

Aids Awareness Month

Antidepressant Death Awareness Month

Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder Month

(World) Blindness Awareness Month 

Breast Cancer Awareness Month

Bullying Prevention Month

Caffeine Addiction Recovery Month

Depression Education & Awareness Month

Emotional Wellness Month National

Go Sober for October Month

National Audiology/Protect Your Hearing Month

National Domestic Violence Awareness Month 

National Medicine Abuse Awareness Month

National Sarcastic Awareness Month

National Stop Bullying Month
National Substance Abuse Prevention Month

Talk About Medicines Month

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Later this week, I’ll post blogs from some of the other “awareness” holidays listed. Together, our awareness will grow from holidays listed on

For example, did you know, January’s National Codependency Awareness Month, was instituted by me over eight years ago? Just sayin’.

Addiction Awareness