Awareness Days

10 September - 10 October Sefton in Mind

30 Days of Sefton in Mind is a campaign to help support Sefton residents with their mental health #SeftonInMind

15 January - Blue Monday

For the past couple of years, we've turned 'Blue Monday' into 'Brew Monday', to break stigma and use the power of a brew to bring people together.

2 - 12 January - Two Perfect Weeks

South Sefton Community Services Division will implement two weeks perfect care from 2 January 2018 to 12 January 2018.
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6 March - European Swallowing Awareness Day

Eating well is essential for everyone. Dysphagia is the medical term for swallowing difficulties. People of all ages can have difficulties with eating, drinking and swallowing. That's why we're spreading the word on Swallowing Awarness Day

6-10 March - National Apprenticeship Week

At Mersey Care we actively celebrate apprenticeships and the positive impact they have on individuals, our services, other businesses and the wider economy. Read more about the types of apprenticeship programmes we offer and the different levels of training available.

8 March - International Women’s Day

Mersey Care’s International Women’s Day and Think Family Event on 8 March is an opportunity for participants to gain greater understanding about the work of the Trust and its partners in delivering gender sensitive and needs-met mental health, learning disability and addiction services.

21 March - World Social Work Day

We are delighted to announce that once again it will be hosting a half-day event to mark ‘World Social Work Day 2017’.

May 2017 - National Walking Month

The whole of May is National Walking Month – a time to dust off your trainers or boots and take to the city streets, local parks and coastline, or head for the hills as a way to improve your health and wellbeing.

14 - 20 May - Dementia Awareness Week

Dementia Awareness Week (14th - 20th May 2017) supported by the Alzheimer’s Society, is all about uniting against dementia through raising awareness, offering help and understanding, improving care and working towards finding a cure.

12 May - International Nurses Day

International Nurses Day is celebrated every year on the anniversary of the birth of Florence Nightingale who is widely considered to be the founder of modern nursing.