October

Lupus Awareness Month

Lupus Foundation of Ontario is a voluntary organization dedicated to improving the lives of people living with lupus through advocacy, education, public awareness, support and research.

Rett Syndrome Awareness Month – October
The Ontario Rett Syndrome Association (O.R.S.A.) is a volunteer, not-for-profit charity for parents, caregivers, researchers, medical professionals and other interested support agencies and individuals.

Go to https://www.rett.ca/ for more information.

5th-10th – Agricultural Week

A week to pay tribute to the entire Ontario Agricultural Industry and to all those who work within it.

11th-17th – Fire Prevention Week

To raise awareness of fire prevention.

18th-24th – Week of the Child and Youth

A special week set aside each year to celebrate children and youth as distinctive and valued members of society.