Health awareness events and resources for May

The Work Health and Safety Unit has compiled a list of health awareness events and resources for May.

Mindful in May – Ten minutes of meditation a day for 31 days to raise money for clean water in developing countries. It’s a clear mind for you, and clean water for others.

National Heart Week – 1-7 May – raising awareness of heart health and how cardiac rehabilitation saves lives.

World Hand Hygiene Day – 5 May – clean care is safer care, annual call to action for health workers.

Mental Health in the Workplace – SafeWork SA breakfast workshop – 10 May – learn about simple, practical actions you can take to promote a mentally healthy workplace.

Kidney Health Week – 22-28 May – raising awareness about maintaining kidney health.

Australia’s Biggest Morning Tea – 26 May – host a morning tea and raise funds for cancer research, prevention and support services.

Oasis A University Centre for hospitality, wellbeing and inclusive spirituality that aims to inspire a culture of care.

Flinders One Fitness is providing wellness programs during semester, zumba, yoga and bootcamp, free to students and a gold coin donation to everyone else, visit the website for further information.

General WHS and health information –

Please visit the WHS Unit Health and Wellbeing website for more information.

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