Brain Awareness Week is an annual awareness initiative which aims to promote greater awareness of the brain and brain conditions, as well as the need for more investment in services, research and prevention. The Neurological Alliance of Ireland has led the way in promoting and co-ordinating the week throughout Ireland since 2005. This year's Brain Awareness Week takes place from March 11th to March 17th 2024 and our hashtag is #brainawarenessweek2024
Did you know that It is estimated that one in three of us will develop a neurological condition in our lifetime?
Brain Awareness Week provides us with an opportunity to highlight the need for investment in services for people with neurological conditions as well as promoting preventative approaches to neurological diseases. It provides a wealth of opportunities to highlight current advocacy campaigns, profile specific at risk groups or promote awareness of individual services or initiatives aimed at meeting the needs of people with neurological conditions.
Show Your Support this Brain Awareness Week
Get involved this Brain Awareness Week and why not organise an event to raise awareness of neurological conditions. Some ideas include an information stand or information seminar, webinar, design an awareness flyer/poster, a coffee morning, fundraiser, art photography exhibition, sports event or run/walk for brain awareness or take this opportunity to get political and meet with your local public representatives. Follow the conversation on social media, share photos, videos or stories using the hashtag #brainawarenessweek2024 Download our materials
Do you want to know more about Brain Awareness Week? Look no further. The NAI 2024 Information Pack is now available to download at Brain Awareness Week 2024 Information Pack