Wellbeing events calendar

March

Event Date Further information
University mental health day 3rd March University Mental Health Day brings together the university community to make mental health a university-wide priority and create ongoing year round change to the future of student mental health.
No smoking day 9th March When you stop, you give your lungs the chance to repair and you will be able to breathe easier. There are lots of other benefits too – and they start almost immediately.
Nutrition and hydration week 14th - 20th March Nutrition and Hydration Week is an annual event with a shared objective to highlight, promote and celebrate improvements in the provision of nutrition and hydration locally, nationally and globally.
World sleep day 18th March World Sleep Day is an annual event, intended to be a celebration of sleep and a call to action on important issues related to sleep, including medicine, education, social aspects and driving.
Ovarian Cancer Awareness Month Whole of March The pandemic has made diagnosing ovarian cancer even harder. When it’s diagnosed early, 9 out of 10 women will survive – and now they need your help more than ever. During March and throughout the year, your help can raise much-needed funds and awareness.
Prostate cancer awareness month Whole of March March the Month is a virtual walking challenge everyone can get involved with. Walk 11,000 steps a day throughout March to represent more than 11,000 dads, partners, grandads, sons, brothers, uncles and mates who die from prostate cancer every year.