world head and neck cancer day
27 July 2022
World Head and Neck Cancer Day is held on 27 July each year. It’s an opportunity to raise awareness about head and neck cancer in the general public and acknowledge the impact it has on people affected in our community.
In Australia there has been a 34% increase in head and neck cancer in the last 10 years, over 5,000 people are diagnosed each year and more than 17,000 people are living with the side effects of treatment.
How you can get involved
1) Social Media
Help spread the word about World Head and Neck Cancer Day by sharing our social media graphics on Facebook, Twitter or Instagram.
WHNCD Social Media Tiles - Facebook
WHNCD Social Media Tiles - Instagram
WHNCD Social Media Tiles - Twitter
WHNCD Australia Logo
2) Host a Soup for the Soul event - 20 - 20 July
Host a Soup for the Soul event between 20-27 July or any time in July or August and help raise awareness and funds for head and neck cancer. Learn more.
3) Go Dry this July
We're delighted to be partnering with Dry July as a Guaranteed Beneficiary in 2022. This means that when you join Head and Neck Cancer Australia’s Dry July team or make a donation, 100% of funds raised (up to $10,000) will go directly to Head and Neck Cancer Australia to help support people affected by Head and Neck Cancer.
4) Head and Neck Cancer Awareness Merchandise
Help raise awareness of head and neck cancer and funds to support our activities by purchasing our HNC merchandise. Visit our store.
Please contact us if you have any questions about World Head and Neck Cancer Day.