IMPORTANT DATES 2021

JANUARY

  • 01 – New Year’s Day

FEBRUARY

  • 04 – World Cancer Day
  • 15 – Healthy Lifestyle Awareness Day
  • 22 – Board meeting

MARCH

TB Awareness Month

  • 08 – International Women’s Day
  • 12 – World Kidney Day
  • 17 – Management Meeting
  • 21 – Human Rights Day
  • 23 – Volunteer Meeting
  • 24 – World TB Day
  • 27 – POP-UP Shop

APRIL

Health Awareness Month

  • 02 – Good Friday
  • 05 – Family Day
  • 07 – World Health Day
  • 08 – Patient Bereavement Group 1
  • 13 – Patient Day Care
  • 15 – Patient Bereavement Group 2
  • 21 – Management Meeting
  • 22 – Patient Bereavement Group 3
  • 22 – Board Meeting
  • 24 – Ladies High Tea
  • 27 – Freedom Day
  • 28 – Volunteer Meeting
  • 29 – Reflections: Auction commences
  • 29 – Patient Bereavement Group 4

MAY

International Multiple Sclerosis Month; Go Turquoise for the Elderly: 15/5-15/6

  • 01 – Workers’ Day
  • 03-10 – National Hospice Week
  • 05 – World Hand Hygiene Day
  • 12 – International Nurses’ Day
  • 12 – Chronic Imm & Neuro Diseases Day

JUNE

Men’s Health Month; National Youth Month

  • 01 – International Children’s Day
  • 15 – International Elder Abuse Awareness Day
  • 16 – Youth Day
  • 26 – POP-UP Shop

JULY

Mental Health Awareness Month

  • 06 – Corporate Wellness Week
  • 17 – Annual Nelspruit Hospice Golf Day
  • 18 – International Nelson Mandela Day
  • 22 – Board Meeting
  • 28 – Volunteer Evening

AUGUST

Bone Marrow Stem Cell Donation & Leukemia Awareness Month

  • 01 – CANSA Week
  • 08 – National Women’s Day
  • 10 – Patient Day Care
  • 12 – International Youth Day
  • 17 – Board of Directors Meeting
  • 31 – Annual General Meeting

SEPTEMBER

Childhood Cancer Awareness Month; Cervical cancer Awareness Month; Heart Awareness

  • 02 – Patient Bereavement Group 1
  • 07 – Kidney Awareness Week
  • 09 – Patient Bereavement Group 2
  • 10 – Int Gynae Health Day
  • 16 – Patient Bereavement Group 3
  • 21 – Nat Sunflower Day
  • 21 – World Alzheimer Day
  • 22 – Board Meeting
  • 23 – Patient Bereavement Group 4
  • 24 – Heritage Day
  • 25 – POP-UP Shop
  • 28 – Volunteer Meeting
  • 29 – World Heart Day
  • 30 – Patient Bereavement Group 5

OCTOBER

Breast Cancer Awareness Month; Mental Health Awareness Month

  • 01 – International Day of Older Persons
  • 10 – World Hospice & Palliative Care Day
  • 10 – Mental Health Day
  • 15 – Global Hand-washing Day
  • 26 – Volunteer Meeting

NOVEMBER

Quality Month/Red Ribbon Month

  • 07 – National Children’s Day
  • 12 – World Quality Day
  • 18 – Volunteer Christmas Party
  • 23 – Volunteer Meeting
  • 24 – Board Meeting
  • 27 – POP-UP Shop

DECEMBER

Prevention of Injuries Month

  • 01 – World AIDS Day
  • 03 – International Day of Persons with Disabilities
  • 07 – Patient Day Care
  • 10 – International Human Rights Day
  • 12 – Universal Health Coverage Day
  • 14 – Volunteer Christmas Dinner
  • 16 – Reconciliation Day
  • 25 – Christmas Day
  • 26 – Day of Goodwill