Past Observances

 

May 2017

 

Older Americans Month – “Age Out Loud”

Logos2Older Americans Month was created to recognize older Americans for their contributions and provide them with information to help them stay healthy and active. In honor of the upcoming 50th anniversary of the Older Americans Act (OAA), the Administration on Community Living is focused on how older adults are taking charge of their health, getting engaged into their communities, and making a positive impact on the lives of others.


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March 2017

National Nutrition Month – “Put Your Best Fork Forward”
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National Nutrition Month is a nutrition education and information campaign created annually in March by the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics. The campaign focuses attention on the importance of making informed food choices and developing sound eating and physical activity habits.

 

Website

 Archived NRCNA Webinar

  • National Nutrition Month Activities
  • Presenters: Holly Kellner Greuling, RDN, National Nutritionist, ACL and  Christy Samuels, Public Affairs Specialist, ACL.
  • Archived NRCNA Presentation

 


 

May 2016

 

Older Americans Month – “Blaze a Trial”

Logos2Older Americans Month was created to recognize older Americans for their contributions and provide them with information to help them stay healthy and active. In honor of the upcoming 50th anniversary of the Older Americans Act (OAA), the Administration on Community Living is focused on how older adults are taking charge of their health, getting engaged into their communities, and making a positive impact on the lives of others.


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March 2016

 

National Nutrition Month  – “Savor the Flavor of Eating Right”Graphic_NNM2016_HORIZONTAL_FINAL

National Nutrition Month is a nutrition education and information campaign created annually in March by the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics. The campaign focuses attention on the importance of making informed food choices and developing sound eating and physical activity habits.

 

Website

 Archived NRCNA Webinar

 



September 2015

Emergency Preparedness Month

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September is National Preparedness Month. There are many resources available to help Americans prepare for emergencies – all are encouraged to make a plan with their communities, families, and pets, and seniors in particular should consider individual abilities and needs when planning for emergencies.

 

Resources


Archived NRCNA Webinar

 


May 2015

Older Americans Month – “Get Into the Act”Print

Older Americans Month was created to recognize older Americans for their contributions and provide them with information to help them stay healthy and active. In honor of the upcoming 50th anniversary of the Older Americans Act (OAA), the Administration on Community Living is focused on how older adults are taking charge of their health, getting engaged into their communities, and making a positive impact on the lives of others. The theme for Older Americans Act 2015 is “Get into the Act”.

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March 2015

NNM andLogo 2015-HI-RESNational Nutrition Month – “Bite Into A Healthy Lifestyle”

National Nutrition Month is a nutrition education and information campaign created annually in March by the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics. The campaign focuses attention on the importance of making informed food choices and developing sound eating and physical activity habits.

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September 2014

nfsem-logoNational Food Safety Education Month

National Food Safety Education month was created by the food industry in 1995 to renew focus on safety precautions within the food industry and within American homes.

Resources


Archived NRCNA Webinar

 


March 2014

National Nutrition Month

eat-rightNational Nutrition Month is a nutrition education and information campaign created annually in March by the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics. The campaign focuses attention on the importance of making informed food choices and developing sound eating and physical activity habits.

Resources

 

Archived Webinar


May 2014

older-americansOlder Americans Month

Older Americans Month was created to recognize older Americans for their contributions and provide them with information to help them stay healthy and active.

Resources