National Public Health Week

National Public Health Week logo.

Sunday, April 6 to Saturday, April 12

A national campaign organized by the American Public Health Association to recognize the contributions of public health and celebrate public health efforts in communities across the nation and the world.

  • Monday: Mental Health — advocate for and promote emotional well-being
  • Tuesday: Maternal and Child Health — ensure the health of mothers and babies throughout the lifespan
  • Wednesday: Violence Prevention — reduce personal and community violence to improve health
  • Thursday: Environmental Health — help protect and maintain a healthy planet
  • Friday: Education — advocate for quality education and schools
  • Saturday: Healthy Housing — ensure access to affordable and safe housing
  • Sunday: Economics — advocate for economic empowerment as the key to a healthy life